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Election Day is May 9th
6:43 am
Wed May 6, 2015

City Council District 4 Interview: Ashley Bean Thornton

Carlos Morales

Election day is this Saturday and up for grabs in the City Council race are seats in Districts 2, 4, and 5. KWBU sat down with the candidates to discuss issues facing their district. In the District 4 race, two newcomers have emerged after longtime representative Toni Herbert decided to retire. Both Dillon Meek and Ashley Bean Thornton are vying for the soon-to-be vacant council seat.

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Election Day is May 9th
6:43 am
Wed May 6, 2015

City Council District 4 Interview: Dillon Meek

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Election day is this Saturday and up for grabs in the City Council race are seats in Districts 2, 4, and 5. KWBU sat down with the candidates to discuss issues facing their district. In the District 4 race, two newcomers have emerged after longtime representative Toni Herbert decided to retire. Both Dillon Meek and Ashley Bean Thornton are vying for the soon-to-be vacant council seat.

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Election Day is May 9th
11:51 am
Mon May 4, 2015

City Council Candidates This Week On KWBU

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Election day is this Saturday and this week,KWBU has aired interviews with candidates vying for seats in Districts 2, 4 and 5 races.  

Portions of the interviews, due to time limitations, ran during Morning Edition and All Things Considered.  A longer form program, Behind the Story, will air Friday, May 8 at 12:30pm.   Each full interview is also available on line.   

Tuesday, May 5th:
District 2 candidates

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Farmer's Market
10:03 am
Wed April 15, 2015

Downtown Waco Farmer's Market Adds Tuesday Date

The Downtown Waco Farmer's Market has operated since 2011
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Since 2011 the Downtown Waco Farmers Market has been in operation, offering year-round access to local agriculture and artisan vendors every Saturday and now Tuesday. KWBU’s Carlos Morales reports on their upcoming expansion. 


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City Council Election
9:21 am
Tue April 14, 2015

First Public Forum for City Council Candidates Sees Engaging Debate

District 2 candidate Jake Russell (left) and District 4 candidates Dillon Meek and Ashley Bean Thornton participate in a public forum held by the Texas Voters Alliance.
Carlos Morales

The three city council seats up for re-election this year are those representing Districts 2, 4 and 5. And as KWBU’s Carlos Morales reports, what was the first public debate for this election saw engaging debate from city council candidates. 


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