Waco and Baylor supporters of Brittney Griner expressed relief and offered prayers of thanksgiving at news she has been freed from a Russian penal colony after more than nine months.
The Midway Independent School District board voted unanimously Thursday to name Joseph Coburn, current chief of operations at Fort Worth ISD, as its lone finalist in its superintendent search.
Russia freed WNBA star Brittney Griner on Thursday in a dramatic high-level prisoner exchange, with the U.S. releasing notorious Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout, American officials said.
PHOTOS — New views of Baylor University's basketball arena, the Paul and Alejandra Foster Pavilion, taking shape along Interstate 35 and the Brazos River.
Midway ISD is entering the last phase of a $148 million slate of voter-approved bond projects and expects to have $3.3 million left over when everything is complete in August.
Baylor University aviation students soon will learn to investigate air crashes using the wreckage of an actual crashed aircraft.
Closing the gap between Texas' growing need for skilled workers and potential workers' need for training will take new approaches, panelists said.
The McLennan Community College Foundation’s Highlander Alumni and Friends Association presented two awards to alumni of MCC: the Distinguished Alumni and Distinguished Leader awards.
Graduates at the spring commencement exercises at Angelo State University in San Angelo were:
When a false report of a shooting at Midway High came in Tuesday, a school resource officer quickly recognized the situation at the school did not match the report.
Midway Independent School District’s school board is preparing to wade into a weekend full of interviews with candidates seeking to replace Superintendent George Kazanas, who has served in the role for a decade.
VIDEO, PHOTOS — Lloyd Nabors Demolition razes the press box Monday at the 61-year-old Paul Tyson Field on Lake Air Drive.
Midway High School students continued their legacy of outstanding performance in standardized testing with 17 National Merit and College Board honorees this year.
Baylor Law Veterans Clinic recognized Curtis Brown and Dominic Braus as the 2022 Advocates of the Year at the Waco-McLennan County Bar Association luncheon earlier this month.
Steve Surguy, McLennan Community College’s Small Business Development Center Director, has been selected as the North Texas SBDC Network’s 2022 State Star Award recipient.
Alison McGinnis Luckey received her doctorate in psychology in August from Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, where she has been for the past two years.Students who received degrees during the summer semester at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville are:
A legal struggle between Oncor Electric Delivery and a Waco businessman has been resolved, leaving Live Oak Classical School supporters free to build a sports complex in South Waco.
The 101-year old Cameron House on the edge of the MCC campus may be in its final days after a markedly higher estimate of its renovation scuttled previous renovation plans.
A divided Waco Independent School District board voted Thursday to approve Frisco-based CORE Construction to build the new Tennyson Middle School, over protests about a perceived snub of local builders.
Sharp-eyed visitors to the Mayborn Museum may soon notice an addition to the museum’s signs: a subtitle identifying the museum as a Smithsonian Affiliate.
Three Live Oak Classical School seniors have been recognized in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
The Central Texas Literacy Coalition met recently to celebrate International Literacy Month. Checks were presented to nonprofit organizations having literacy as their goal.
PHOTOS, VIDEO — TSTC lineworker students competed in the school’s first-ever Lineman Rodeo on Wednesday, like speed climbing and changing out insulators, all while carrying 30 pounds of gear.
Waco art fans will get a taste of the art collection left to Art Center Waco by benefactor Flora Cameron Crichton beginning Thursday with the opening of a new exhibit.
The city of Waco may scrap plans for a hotel across the street from Baylor University’s riverfront basketball arena set to open in a little more than a year.
For what could uncharitably be called a stick in the ground, the flagpole behind Waco High School has stood tall above some remarkable history, starting with Rich Field in 1917.
PHOTOS — The Baylor Bears took a tough loss against Kansas State on a cold Saturday night at McLane Stadium.
A tenured McLennan Community College government professor is suing the college in federal court over his firing earlier this year that stemmed from a Jan. 25 incident with campus police.
The founding instructor of the JROTC program at Waco’s University High School is celebrating his 21st Veterans Day at the school, teaching leadership and inspiring student achievement.