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Dinosaurs
5:24 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Scientists: Asteroid Caught Dinosaurs At A Bad Time

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A team of geologists and paleontologists has agreed on an issue that you might have not realized was still in question: an asteroid, and the fallout from its impact, killed the dinosaurs. Some dinosaur experts were holding out on blaming the asteroid, saying that dinosaurs were already on their way out. The scientists say they're getting a better understanding of the "tempo" of dinosaur extinction.


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Food Deserts
5:03 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

Can Urban Gardening Alleviate Waco 'Food Deserts?'

Jill Ament KWBU News

It’s hard to find healthy food in some Waco neighborhoods. These so-called “food deserts” often occur when grocery stores are too far away and residents are left to get nourishment from convenience stores or fast food. Urban gardening is just one way the city is combating these food deserts.


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Education
3:01 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

West Superintendent Heads to Tyler ISD

West ISD's Superintendent Marty Crawford will be heading to Tyler ISD for the upcoming school year.


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Central Texas Leadership Series
12:10 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Central Texas Leadership Series: Susan Cowley

Susan Cowley (L) talking with Liz Taylor (R) on KWBU's Central Texas Leadership Series

In this episode of the Central Texas Leadership series Liz Taylor sits down for an enlightening conversation with Susan Cowley of the Cowley Group, ChisolmCrossing.com, and founder and covenant partner with the Talitha Koum Institute.  

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Business
10:22 am
Fri July 25, 2014

Migrating Grocery Stores Leave Food Deserts In Central Waco

This map outlines food deserts in Waco and the neighborhoods that these food deserts contain.
McLennan County Food Desert Project, Baylor University

Central Waco doesn’t have many grocery stores. Over the past year, three major grocery stores have shut their doors in Waco. It’s part of a trend of grocery stores moving out of neighborhoods and into larger facilities where they can access more customers.


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