Waco is home to 18 museums and attractions. In 1978, bones discovered where the Brazos River and Bosque River meet in Waco turned out to belong to a species of mammoth. Eventually, the remains of 24 mammoths were discovered, making it one of the largest findings of its kind.
Local Newspapers: Waco Tribune-Herald Courier
Local Sports Teams: Baylor Bears
Local Colleges: State UniversityBaylor University, McLennan Community College, Texas State Technical College
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"We're here to be part of a historic gathering, exalting the name of Jesus Christ and celebrating the fact that we are a strong numeric and a strong christian community in Waco and McLennan County," said Bill Swearingen, who attended the event. Dr. Tony Evans with Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship shared a message along with testimonies from Joanna Gaines and Bryce Petty.Plane Lands Safely After Reporting Engine Problems
A plane landed safely at the TSTC Airport after reporting it would need to attempt to land with a single engine. Waco fire crews were responding to the airport after it was reported the C-130 Transport Aircraft would be landing with only one engine at about 10:20 a.m. Metroplex Health Systems is hiring for the position of Inpatient Physical Therapy Manager for their Killeen campus.Events, Festivals, Concert Reviews, Shows
Fresh from news of a slew of Grammy nominations, Destiny's Child celebrate a ninth week at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100 for the single "Independent Women Part I." The Columbia single is also in its ninth week on top of Billboard's Hot 100 Airplay tally, and is at No.The Divinely Human Prison: Chapter Sixteen: Why America Has Deserved...
So I made not only the right choice, long before Obama even slithered out of Chicagoa but the only decision possible. At the time I left, Washington D.C. was using the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and its Bill of Rights as throw rugs and door mats.Get your - Fixer Upper' fix even after the season ends
Your near-royal standing as reigning TV couples is being challenged by a boots-and-blue jeans couple from Waco. In just two seasons, Chip and Joanna Gaines of HGTV's Fixer Upper fame have taken over the small screen.Central Texas taxidermist pleads guilty in rhino case
The federal justice department says a Central Texas taxidermist pleaded guilty to illegally selling horns from an endangered black rhinoceros. The department says 53-year-old John A. Brommel of Austin pleaded guilty Thursday in a Waco federal court to knowingly selling a black rhino's horns to non-Texas residents.Multidenominational Palm Sunday Service Coming To The "Buckle" of the Bible Belt
This weekend on Palm Sunday more than 100 churches will come together in attempt to fill McLane stadium for a countywide worship service called "The Gathering." While massive worship gatherings like this aren't uncommon in Texas, it's the first in Waco in recent times.Dodge unveils Texas Rangers concept Ram truck
This year's Dallas Auto Show will have some Waco flair, unveiling Dodge Ram's partnership vehicle with the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum. It's the new one-of-a-kind Texas Ranger concept truck in a two-tone color scheme, metallic white and silver, signifying the Ranger's good guys white hat and silver badge.AgriLife hosts private applicators pesticide training
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Mc- Lennan County, will be hosting a Private Applicators Pesticide training on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at the Extension office, 420 North 6th Streetin Waco, Texas.Jury deliberating in 2012 Waco murder trial
The jury is deliberating in 54th District Court for the murder trial of Juan Francisco Segovia, accused of killing Anthony Levell Degrate in 2012. Witnesses testified Tuesday, the first day of the trial.Fire Levels House Near Downtown Waco
KWTX Media - Central Texas' most-viewed television properties, KWTX-TV News 10, CW-Texas and kwtx.com, has an immediate opening for an Administrative Coordinator . KWTX News 10 of Gray Television is seeking an organized, enthusiastic individual for this position.Zebra mussels found again after tarps removed from Lake Waco
After spending thousands of dollars and hundreds of man hours on prevention over the past five months, zebra mussels were again found in Lake Waco. Eight plastic tarps were installed after zebra mussels were found in Lake Waco back in September 2014.Why did a lynch mob feel compelled to take photographs as it killed?
In Dimapur on March 4, a crowd of people gathered around a dying man and held up their cell phones. The man had been dragged out of the city's central jail, stripped, bound by the waist, and as he was being battered to death, they took pictures.Smith County Veterans Court closer to reality
The Veterans Court is a voluntary program for eligible veterans, allowing for a full expungement of their criminal and arrest records after completion of the program, which can last between six months and two years, according to a news release from Smith County. Veterans must be honorably discharged from military service and charged with a first-offense misdemeanor to be eligible for the program, according to the county."The Gathering" Set to Kick-off at McLane Stadium
It's considered the largest event of its kind in the history of Waco. "The Gathering" is expected to attract thousands on Sunday, March 29, from 5-7 p.m., at Baylor's McLane Stadium.Murder Trial Jury Selection Underway Monday In Waco Court
Jury selection was underway Monday morning in Waco's 54th District Court for a man accused in a nightclub killing in 2012. Juan Francisco Segovia, 27, was indicted in July 2013 in the October 14, 2012 stabbing death of Anthony Levell Degrate, 24, of Waco, who died after being stabbed several times during an argument outside Club Alazan, at 6512 West Waco Drive.Waco Monday Morning Fire Damages Third Vacant Home
An early Monday morning fire at a vacant Waco home left the structure with significant damage but no one was injured in the blaze. Firefighters were sent just before 3 a.m. to the house in the 1300 block of Tabor Street where the first units on the scene reported smoke coming from the building, Assistant Waco fire Chief Chris Pehacek said.
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