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Terry Mack Kilgore. April 15, 1937 - Jan. 19, 2019. Terry Mack Kilgore passed away January 19, 2019.Terry and his wife Betty resided in Garland, TX for thirty ...
La Vega plans championship parade, banquet Waco Tribune-Herald
Strike up the band, the parade is coming. The City of Bellmead will hold a victory parade for the football state champion La Vega Pirates beginning at 5:45 p.m. ...
La Vega football star gets 18 years for robbery FOX 44 - KWKT
A former La Vega High School football start who was part of the school's first ever state championship team and who had been on the team at the University of ...
Brice Cherry: No identity crisis here — Pirates know who they are (state champs) Waco Tribune-Herald
The La Vega Pirates know exactly who they are: A fierce, resilient, explosive bunch of football players.
Waco: La Vega ISD buys clear backpacks for students at 2 schools KWTX
The La Vega Independent School District has ordered 1600 see-through plastic backpacks for high school and junior high school students this fall.
La Vega culinary class honors staff Waco Tribune-Herald
The La Vega High School Class of 1974 had to cancel the birthday party it had planned for its beloved teacher and librarian, Diane Dietiker, after she had an ...
Classroom Champions: La Vega's Jaelyn Maladdie KWTX
La Vega High School senior Jaelyn Maladdie owns a GPA just shy of 4.0 and is a candidate to be National Honor Society president.
QB1: Next generation of passers bringing their own spin to storied programs Waco Tribune-Herald
It's an honor to earn the title QB1. A position bestowed on a different guy every few years, it's one that comes loaded with responsibility. The offense is theirs ...
Waco sports talk radio landscape adds another station with 94.1 FM Waco Tribune-Herald
The local sports talk radio game is about to add another player to the mix.
Former OU football player gets 18 years for robbing Baylor student Waco Tribune-Herald
Parrish Lee Cobb, a La Vega High School football standout and former University of Oklahoma defensive starter who was implicated in four robberies, was ...
Waco: High school students awarded $57,000 in scholarships KWTX
Ten Waco-area high school graduates are getting a financial boost with scholarship money for college.
Super Centex Football Team: Sunday, Rogers were ‘phenomenal’ forces to be reckoned with Waco Tribune-Herald
Like the day of the week, Jay'Veon Sunday is consistent. You always know he's coming, and there's nothing you can do to stop it. Every team that played ...
Parents ask Bellmead to step up to the plate on Little League maintenance Waco Tribune-Herald
La Vega Little League parents are making a pitch to Bellmead city officials to repair city-owned ballfields they say have become dangerous and unsightly.
High school notebook: Crawford's under-the-radar season starting to catch attention Waco Tribune-Herald
You won't hear “Thank God I'm a Country Boy” or “Rhinestone Cowboy” playing over the P.A. system before a lot of high school basketball games, but you will in ...
Bellmead eyes improvements to Little League fields, Brame Park Waco Tribune-Herald
The Bellmead City Council recently heard maintenance concerns from La Vega Little League parents and volunteers about the city-owned ballfields the league ...
La Vega emerges with 1st state title after wild 2nd half, 33-31 Waco Tribune-Herald
HOUSTON — La Vega didn't plan to have its best athlete be the holder on kicks in case disaster struck.
Local graduate credits custodian for pushing her toward success KWTX
A top academic student at La Vega High credits part of her success to a man who doesn't hand out grades, he just gives high fives.
La Vega romps to 34-0 win over Lorena Waco Tribune-Herald
La Vega's four-headed offensive monster is a force to be reckoned with, but the Pirates defense stole the show Friday night.
Dave Campbell: La Vega's state championship worth the wait Waco Tribune-Herald
Something happened two Fridays ago that I had thought would never happen. What happened was that my high school alma mater, La Vega, won its very first ...
Waco: School district welcomes 200 new teachers KWTX
The Waco ISD welcomed nearly 200 new teachers Monday.
Former La Vega High School football player arrested for armed robbery in OK KXXV News Channel 25
A former La Vega High School football player was arrested in Oklahoma for an armed robbery. Norman Police said that Parrish Cobb, 19, was one of two ...
Beloved high school teacher unexpectedly dies KWTX
The news of the death of Jan Skrabanek comes as a shock to the staff and student body of La Vega High School.
La Vega High School student robbed by his peers KXXV News Channel 25
A high school student is robbed by a few other students Thursday night. The victim said he lost his cell phone and more than $100 in cash in the altercation.
Unbeaten La Vega ‘doing what it takes to win’ in this year’s state final run Waco Tribune-Herald
La Vega didn't enter this season a happy team, and it has taken it out on everybody throughout the season.
Waco-area news briefs: Jan. 23, 2019 | Briefly Waco Tribune-Herald
Jazz pianist Beegie Adair will perform with bassist Roger Spencer at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at McLennan Community College's Ball Performing Arts Center as part ...
2-A-Days: Connally Cadets KWTX
The football season begins with optimism at Connally where the Cadets hope to improve upon their 3 wins from 2017.
Missionary has transplant to have eyesight restored thanks to local effort KWTX
An American doing dangerous missionary work in Indonesia who lost sight in one eye, likely from an amoeba infection, had transplant surgery Friday in Waco ...
Sykora, John A. Waco Tribune-Herald
John A. Sykora, Jr. Aug. 17, 1939 - Jan. 2, 2019. John A, Sykora Jr., passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, ...
Former La Vega football star Cobb indicted in robbery Waco Tribune-Herald
Former University of Oklahoma defensive back and La Vega High School football standout Parrish Cobb and his high school teammate and alleged ...
Collins, Suzanna Fuller Waco Tribune-Herald
Suzanna Fuller Collins. June 6, 1959 - Aug. 16, 2018. Suzanna Fuller Collins, 59, of Chilton, passed away, Thursday, August 16, 2018. A memorial *service* will ...
Businessman will comply with BU subpoena KWTX
A Waco businessman who accused a former Baylor University Board of Regents chairman of using a racial slur to describe Baylor football players and a ...
Dave Campbell signs newest magazine for fans in Waco KWTX
WACO, Texas (KWTX) The Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine was released to subscribers earlier this week. Leading up to it hitting the shelves later this ...
La Vega-China Spring showdown could be hottest ticket in Central Texas Waco Tribune-Herald
Getting tickets to the most-anticipated district game in Central Texas this season boils down to two very simple options.
Military group presents JROTC Awards Waco Tribune-Herald
The Heart of Texas Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America recently provided monetary awards and medals to cadets who have demonstrated ...
Thompson, Eddie L. Waco Tribune-Herald
Eddie L. Thompson. 1932 - 2018. Eddie Lee Thompson, of Waco, passed away on November 10, 2018 in a Waco hospital. A private family burial will be on ...
Former La Vega H.S. football player given 5 years probation KXXV News Channel 25
by Louis Ojeda Jr. WACO- A former La Vega High School football player was sentenced Monday morning to five years deferred adjudication probation for ...
Former La Vega football star gets 5 years in prison Waco Tribune-Herald
A former La Vega High School football star whose uncle was executed earlier this month was sentenced to five years in prison Monday after his deferred felony ...
Baker, David Waco Tribune-Herald
David Baker. Nov. 15, 1970 - Sept. 18, 2018. David James Baker, 47, of Bellmead, passed away at his home, Tuesday, September 18, 2018. A graveside *service* ...
One suspect free on bond, 2nd arrested after string of local robberies KWTX
A former La Vega High School football standout who committed first to Baylor and then ended up at Oklahoma is free on bond and a second suspect is in ...
Urban, Anthony Waco Tribune-Herald
Anthony Urban. July 24, 1955 - December 17, 2018. Anthony Urban, age 63, of West, passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 in Lampasas. A Rosary will be ...
Connally Cadets v. La Vega Pirates: The Wrap Up Snapchat filters to be at game KXXV News Channel 25
KXXV News Channel 25 is having new Snapchat Geofilters for the High School Football Game of the Week.
Rodney Smith's main mission: Creating belief at University High Waco Tribune-Herald
As the first day of fall classes ended at University High School, the announcements blared over the public address system just before the bell rang.
High school notebook: Centex athletes hone football skills at La Vega camp Waco Tribune-Herald
Some high school students spend spring break at the beach. Others take to the ski slopes. But for about three dozen area football players, spring break offers ...
Little comes up big, sends Connally Lady Cadets to playoffs, 48-46 Waco Tribune-Herald
When Connally guard Miannah Little came off a screen late in the Lady Cadets' crucial district game against rival La Vega, all she could see was Lady Pirates ...
Services scheduled for former campus police chief found dead at ranch KWTX
Services have been scheduled for a former McLennan Community College campus police chief, who was found dead at the school's rural ranch.
Good Morning! KWTX
Good morning, it's Friday November 16, it's going to warm up a bit, and the annual Food For Families Drive is underway.
National Signing Day 2018: See where CTX athletes are going KXXV News Channel 25
National Signing Day saw athletes from across Central Texas find their homes at the next level.
La Vega ISD admonishes coach for use of homosexual slur Waco Tribune-Herald
La Vega High School's defensive coordinator used a homosexual slur while addressing players during La Vega's home game against Lorena on Sept. 12.
Super Centex Girls Basketball Team: La Vega’s Landrum, Jefferson formed elite partnership Waco Tribune-Herald
Great coaches and players have a curious symbiotic relationship. It's much like the chicken and the egg. Is the coach successful because of his athlete's talent or ...
25 years later, Waco aims past notoriety that followed Branch Davidian saga Waco Tribune-Herald
Before too long, receiving 3 a.m. phone calls from Australian radio stations was typical for Bob Sheehy Jr. International media had descended on Waco, and it ...
Local police officer comes to stranded truck driver's rescue KWTX
HILLSBORO, Texas (KWTX) A truck driver passing through Central Texas has a local police officer to thank for getting him off the shoulder of the I-35 and back to ...
Family recovering after large apartment fire FOX 44 - KWKT
The Bellmead community is coming together to help the seven families who lost their homes early Sunday morning after a large fire.
Temple sweeps MCC in hoops doubleheader KWTX
The Temple College men and women picked up hard fought wins over MCC Monday night at home.
WATCH: 25 Years Since Deadly Branch Davidian Siege Began Near Waco Houston Public Media
On this date February 28 in 1993, a gun battle erupted at the Branch Davidian compound near Waco, Texas.
Parents concerned with bat problem at local high school KXXV News Channel 25
It is a batty situation that one local school district says they are taking care of quickly. Several bats have been found in the auditorium of La Vega High School, ...
Mum maker keeps Texas high school tradition handmade Waco Tribune-Herald
For any graduate of a Texas high school in the past few decades, the homecoming mum needs no introduction.
Upset-minded La Vega falls short vs. Palestine, 26-12 Waco Tribune-Herald
On the verge of a big opening win over Palestine, La Vega couldn't close the deal in the fourth quarter.
China Spring kicks past La Vega in thriller, 31-28 Waco Tribune-Herald
In a rivalry featuring two longtime district foes, China Spring and La Vega did not disappoint.
Central Texas student-athletes sign on National Signing Day kcentv.com
Athletes across Central Texas are signing their letters of intent to play college sports.
Hell descended from the sky 65 years ago Friday KWTX
Old Indian legend held that a tornado couldn't strike Waco because of the limestone bluffs in Cameron Park, but on May 11, 1953 a tornado did touch down and ...
Longtime Hispanic chamber president Rodriguez dies Waco Tribune-Herald
Joe M. Rodriguez, a longtime president and CEO of the Centex Hispanic Chamber of Commerce who was instrumental in getting the chamber headquarters ...
Central Texas man, 28, with special needs attends first prom KWTX
The 'Night to Shine event is a prom for people with special needs and for a 28-year-old Central Texas man it was a first in a lifetime experience.
La Vega foundation gives grants to teachers Waco Tribune-Herald
The La Vega Pirates Education Foundation Prize Patrol made surprise visits last month to present oversized checks to teachers for grants funded by the ...
Midway senior wins Rotary Club's Youth Citizen Award Waco Tribune-Herald
As a high school freshman, Phoebe Park thrived on challenge, winning state-level piano competitions, placing in regional swim meets and founding a group to ...
Texas holds off Kansas State 19-14 to snap road skid KWTX
Sam Ehlinger threw for 207 yards and a touchdown, D'Shawn Jamison returned a punt 90 yards for another score and No. 18 Texas held off Kansas State 19-14 ...
College-minded high schoolers flocking to dual credit classes Waco Tribune-Herald
If students on the McLennan Community College or Texas State Technical College campuses seem to look a little younger these days, it may not be your ...
La Vega girls win Whataburger basketball tourney Waco Tribune-Herald
For the second straight year, the La Vega girls basketball team won the prestigious Whataburger Tournament.
Wanted: A few good cops KWTX
Area law enforcement agencies are pulling out all the stops in their efforts to attract officer candidates, but the pickings are getting slim.
Baylor dismisses guard Morris for 'violation of team rules' Waco Tribune-Herald
Sophomore guard Alexis Morris, one of the standout freshmen on last year's squad, has been dismissed from the Baylor women's basketball team, just six weeks ...
Veterans One Stop reaches out to veterans with therapy and counseling KWTX
Twenty-two veterans a day take their own lives according to research by the Department of Veterans Affairs. But one Central Texas organization is pushing full ...
No. 18/16 Baylor Softball Fall to No. 14/14 Texas A&M in Regional Final KWTX
After waiting out a six-hour delay due to lightning and heavy rainfall, No. 18/16 Baylor softball (38-18) saw an early lead disappear after a late push by No. 14/14 ...
Super Centex Girls Basketball Team: No mystique about it — Marlin's Womack can play Waco Tribune-Herald
Despite her name, there is no mystique – no mystery or intrigue – about Marlin's sophomore sensation.
Robinson baseball having another big year KWTX
It's business as usual for the Robinson Rocket Baseball team.
KWTX - Sports - Classroom Champions KWTX
KWTX News 10 and Texas Best Chevy Dealers invite you to participate in Classroom Champions as we honor student athletes in Central Texas who excel on ...
Fire at Davidian compound: Where were you on April 19, 1993? Waco Tribune-Herald
For many locals, the fire that incinerated the Branch Davidian compound near Elk on April 19, 1993, is unforgettable, much like 9/11, Neil Armstrong walking on ...
US Army quietly discharging immigrant recruits KWTX
Some immigrant U.S. Army reservists and recruits who enlisted in the military with a promised path to citizenship are being abruptly discharged, the Associated ...
Good News Friday 9/8/17 KWTX
Good news Friday is brought to you weekly to showcase all of the good deeds done throughout the community.
Waco-area news briefs: Nov. 28, 2017 | Briefly | wacotrib.com Waco Tribune-Herald
The City of Waco Parks and Recreation Department and Family of Faith Worship Center are seeking entries for this year's Waco Wonderland Parade.
Baseball Hall of Fame inducts 2018 class KWTX
Sluggers Chipper Jones and Jim Thome, first-ballot electees, headline a class that also includes Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman and former Detroit Tigers ...
Sirkel, Jr., C. C. Waco Tribune-Herald
C. C. Sirkel, Jr. March 6, 1945 - Oct. 31, 2017. C. C. Sirkel, Jr., 72, of Lorena, passed away October 31, 2017 at his home. A visitation will take place Friday, ...
GWACHA Offers Students Window into Health Care Field KWBU
Last August, the Greater Waco Advanced Health Care Academy opened its doors to an inaugural class of nearly 80 students. These high school juniors and.
Baylor Mourns Passing of Bill Harlan, Founder of Student Foundation Baylor University
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Service above self: 2016 Youth Citizenship Awards Waco Tribune-Herald
Twenty-five high school seniors in McLennan County are being recognized for their volunteerism and *service* in the 36th annual Youth Citizenship Awards ...
Service above self: 2015 Youth Citizenship Awards Waco Tribune-Herald
Twenty-four high school seniors in McLennan County are being recognized for their volunteerism and *service* in the 35th annual Youth Citizenship Awards ...
Former football star beats up and robs friend KXXV News Channel 25
A former La Vega High School football star is in trouble with the law once again. Read on to see why it's best to keep your money in your wallet.
Baylor Mourns Passing of Retired Vice President, Dean of Business School Baylor University
WACO, Texas (Dec. 1, 2015) – Baylor University is mourning the passing of Richard C. Scott, D.B.A., who served the university faithfully for nearly 40 years as a ...
Baylor administrator created Student Foundation, served in Army Reserve, Navy Waco Tribune-Herald
William James Harlan, founder of the Baylor University Student Foundation, died April 7 at age 84.
Family says Chalk Bluff man in good spirits prior to beating death Waco Tribune-Herald
The last time friends and family saw Albert Kilgo, he was doing the things he loved. The morning of Jan. 7, Kilgo, 75, took flowers to his sister, who was ...
Fraternity honors young Central Texas leaders Waco Tribune-Herald
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.'s Epsilon Epsilon Lambda Chapter recently honored 19 young black men from nine high schools in Central Texas at its third ...
Community news: June 28, 2013 Waco Tribune-Herald
Gunnery Sgt. Nick Galvan, a 1998 Connally High School graduate, recently received a Meritorious *Service* Medal and was recognized as a Marine Corps ...
Baylor Title IX coordinator resigns KWTX
Baylor's Title IX coordinator is resigning after a little more than a year on the job.
Good News Friday February 17 KWTX
This was the celebration at Reed's Flowers in Waco when the clock hit five pm on Tuesday. They made it through Valentine's Day. These La Vega High School ...
Good News Friday April 21 KWTX
Congratulations to two La Vega High School culinary teams who competed in Austin. They went up against 38 teams and placed in the Top 20. Also from La ...
Family files wrongful death lawsuit against Waco hospital KWTX
A woman who lives in Corsicana and several of her family members have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center, ...
Good News Friday April 28 KWTX
Happy birthday to Allie of Belton. Thank you to these eagle scouts for their work at the Copperas Cove Soup Kitchen. Congratulations to the La Vega high school ...
McLennan County grand jury indictments: June 7, 2017 | Indictments Waco Tribune-Herald
The following people were indicted Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by a McLennan County grand jury. The District Attorney's Office no longer furnishes the age or city ...
Local phenom headlines free blues concert in Killeen KWTX
J.C. Stringz is playing Blues Under the Stars in Killeen.
DA rejects death row inmate’s claim of more Waco killings Waco Tribune-Herald
With his execution date drawing near, Carroll Joe Parr told McLennan County officials he was a “hit man” who has killed 16 people and offered to lead them to ...
Kalani Brown makes Wooden mid-season list KWTX
Baylor junior Kalani Brown is closer to winning a player of the year award after being named to the Wooden Award mid-season list on Thursday.
Punishment testimony set for Monday in Copperas Cove murder trial KWTX
A district court jury that last week found a Killeen men guilty of a Copperas Cove murder will gather in Gatesville again Monday to hear testimony in the ...
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