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Education
4:27 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Waco ISD Secures Big Grant Money for Struggling Campuses

Jill Ament

Waco ISD’s STAAR scores showed us that some schools are still struggling. Looking forward, the district is trying to improve behavior and college readiness at some campuses. The district has secured some big grant money to try and do that.


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Waco
4:45 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

Disc Golfers Descend On Waco's 'Beast'

Vince Caddell

This Weekend is the 18th Waco Annual Charity Open—a disc golf tournament with proceeds going to the Baylor Autism Resource Clinic. Part of the tournament takes place in the new and improved Brazos Park East, which has just gone under $2.6 million in renovations. Disc golfers call the course "The Beast."


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Likely Stories Book Review
11:51 am
Thu August 21, 2014

Likely Stories: In Praise of Shadows

In Praise of Shadows
Jim McKeown

A pleasing exploration of the aesthetic of Japanese architecture and decoration.

 

In Praise of Shadows reviewed August 21, 2014

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City Council
4:51 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Zoning Change Would Let Small Grocery Stores Sell Beer And Wine Downtown

Tonight the Waco City Council will vote on whether to allow small groceries to sell beer and wine in Central Waco. The change might attract more small grocery stores to downtown.

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Baylor Football
4:45 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

McLane Stadium '99.5% Complete'

McLane Stadium
Ryland Barton KWBU News

The field is in place, the scoreboard is up and there are just a few finishing touches left…yes, Baylor’s McLane Stadium is nearly complete.


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