Last week we aired a story about the Support and Empowerment program at McLennan Community College. The program helps single parents navigate through their educational journey, offering parenting workshops, one-on-one talks and general assistance. After that, we'll hear more from the program's coordinator and two single mothers who were interviewed for the story.
Today marks the anniversary of the "Waco Horror"- the lynching of Jesse Washington in 1916. Today, a local group seeks to remember the event and spur dialogue on race relations through a series of anti-lynching performances.
The architect for revamping the state’s school finance system says he’s committed to getting a vote on an $800-million dollar bill that aims to change how much school district’s spend per student. But Texas Public Radio’s Ryan Poppe reports the bill has little chance of passing out of the senate.