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La Vega receives its state title bling | Central Texas Football  Waco Tribune-Herald

The halls of La Vega High School grew a little brighter this week.



La Vega High School honored with MaxPreps award  KWTX

La Vega High School was honored with a trophy and celebration banner after the football season finished with a No. 88 ranking by MaxPreps.



Bales, Leo  Waco Tribune-Herald

Leo Bales. Aug 21, 1938 - May 26, 2019. Wilbur Leo Bales passed away May 26, 2019, at the age of 80. A graveside *service* will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, May ...



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. ...



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 Future Chef contest held  Waco Tribune-Herald

The La Vega ISD Child Nutrition Department held its sixth annual Future Chef Culinary Competition at the La Vega Intermediate School H.P. Miles Campus.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Heath, Robin S.  Waco Tribune-Herald

Robin S. Heath. April 24, 1967 - April 13, 2019. Robin S. Heath, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019. Memorial services will be 4:00 p.m., Thursday, April 18, ...



High school notebook: Vikings seize TAPPS state tennis crown  Waco Tribune-Herald

The walls of the gym at Vanguard College Preparatory School are draped, literally, with all manner of banners proclaiming the school's history of athletic ...



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.



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 ...



Heart of Texas Regional History Fair Competition Set for Feb. 14-15 at Baylor University  Baylor University

Contact: Rachel DeShong, coordinator of the Heart of Texas Regional History Fair, 254-710-3783. Media Contact: Baylor University Media and Public Relations, ...



Longtime Waco florist dies at 97  KWTX

Harry Reed, known in downtown Waco as a man with a bright smile and a bouquet of roses for a good part of the last century, passed away Saturday at a local ...



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 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.



Lady Bears return home with national championship trophy  KWTX

Fans, several thousand of them, were waiting Monday as Baylor's Lady Bears returned home with the national championship trophy after a heart-stopping 82-81 ...



Former La Vega star Cobb arrested on robbery charge in Oklahoma  Waco Tribune-Herald

Former La Vega High School football star and former University of Oklahoma football player Parrish Cobb was arrested early Thursday morning in Norman, ...



Norman, Roy Glenn  Waco Tribune-Herald

Roy Glenn Norman. Oct. 8, 1954 - April 21, 2019. Roy Glenn Norman, 64, of Waco, Texas, passed away on April 21, 2019. Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, ...



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 ...



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, ...



Lorena soccer adavnces to regional finals  Waco Tribune-Herald

COLLEGE STATION – The Lorena girls' soccer team took advantage of its best opportunities on its way through to the Class 4A Region III final.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Longtime Waco florist Harry Reed dies  Waco Tribune-Herald

Albert Harry Reed, “Harry” to the thousands who knew him as longtime owner of Reed's Flowers on Austin Avenue, made it through one last Valentine's Day ...



Winds of Change — Waco Tornado: 50 Years Later  Waco Tribune-Herald

On May 11, 1953, a tornado cut through the heart of Waco. In 15 minutes, its devastation killed 114 people and changed the course of the city's history.



Robinson senior wins $4,000 scholarship from Rotary Club of Waco  Waco Tribune-Herald

Robinson High School senior Claire Crow could not believe her ears Monday when she realized she had won the Rotary Club of Waco Youth Citizenship ...



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 ...



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* ...



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 ...



Baylor Lady Bears roll past Sooners in Norman  KWTX

NORMAN, Oklahoma (KWTX) The #2 ranked Baylor Lady Bears (17-1) continued their winning ways Sunday as they rolled into Norman and grabbed a ...



Police: Fleeing suspect arrested after threatening to kill officers  Waco Tribune-Herald

A Bellmead man wanted in a 2017 home invasion was arrested by police Sunday afternoon after he ran from officers and threatened to kill police during his ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



News Photo Gallery National Signing Day 2018: See where CTX athletes are going 9:08 AM  KXXV News Channel 25

National Signing Day saw athletes from across Central Texas find their homes at the next level. Below is a list of players from our area that committed to their ...



Local police officer comes to stranded truck driver's rescue  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 work fast and at a fraction of ...



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.



Community news: NeighborPlus  Waco Tribune-Herald

The Randy Leasley Scholarship Fund has awarded $3,000 scholarships to China Spring's Malori Brown (right) and Hunter Littleton.



Fugate, Paul Edward  Waco Tribune-Herald

Paul Edward Fugate. Sept. 22, 1924 - March 17, 2018. Paul Edward Fugate, 93, of Waco, Texas, passed away March 17, 2018, at St. Catherine's Place, ...



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 ...



Kiwanis Club of Waco Seniors give scholarships  Waco Tribune-Herald

The Kiwanis Club of Waco Seniors presented four high school seniors with $1000 scholarships at a recent meeting.



Baylor Mourns Passing of Bill Harlan, Founder of Student Foundation  Baylor University

Media Contact: Lori Fogleman, 254-710-6275. Follow Lori on Twitter at @LoriBaylorU. Follow Baylor Media Communications on Twitter: @BaylorUMedia.



25 Years Since Deadly Branch Davidian Siege Began Near Waco  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The siege that unfolded at the Branch Davidian compound outside Waco started after a shootout Feb. 28, 1993 —25 years ago Wednesday.



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, ...



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 ...



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.



Good News Friday 9/22  KWTX

Every week we bring you good news happening throughout the community and here are this week's submissions.



Man charged with intoxication manslaughter in fatal wreck near Axtell  Waco Tribune-Herald

Bryce Allen Rushing, 30, of Waco, was arrested Monday on a second-degree felony charge of intoxication manslaughter after the May 5 death of Melissa Rose.



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 ...



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 ...



Ex-La Vega star Roberts returns to family, fans for SFA vs. Lady Bears  Waco Tribune-Herald

Four years ago, Baylor coach Kim Mulkey had a difficult decision to make.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Navy Rear Admiral meets with Waco city leaders  KCENTV.com

"Navy folks come by, I was overwhelmed, wow, what an honor," said McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara after he met with Navy Rear Admiral James ...



Central Texas Honor Roll: Week 3 football  Waco Tribune-Herald

The area's top gridiron performers from this week of high school football action.



Police investigate Cefco burglary  Waco Tribune-Herald

Waco police are searching for a second suspect after a Houston man was arrested on a burglary charge after he attempted to steal an ATM from a local ...



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 ...



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 ...



5 terrific teachers in local schools  Waco Tribune-Herald

Teachers are often an inspiration to students. Whether they offer a show of support or spark creativity and passion for a student, teachers do more than assign ...



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 ...



Depositions await for prominent Baylor regents, administrators in Title IX lawsuit  Waco Tribune-Herald

Prominent Baylor University regents and administrators — both current and former — will face questions under deposition about how the school handled sexual ...



Baker, Anita Jeanette  Waco Tribune-Herald

Anita Jeanette Baker, 49, of Waco, passed away Saturday, October 17, 2015.Services will be 2 p.m., Sunday, October 25, at Bellmead Funeral Home Chapel ...



KHOUpreps: 2016 National Signing Day Coverage  KHOU

Athletes will pick colleges. Schools will send off their best. College programs will reload from the best the state has to offer. National Signing Day is here. Student ...



Jockey Club barbershop, an Elm Avenue icon, makes a comeback  Waco Tribune-Herald

It's got new tile floors, a flat-screen TV, a *fresh*-faced barber and a coat of paint over the old paneling, but make no mistake: The Jockey Club is back.



Mexia ‘circus shots’ deflate China Spring as Blackcats advance to area  Waco Tribune-Herald

Mexia coach Billy Ramey said he never talks to his team about shots.



Still coming up roses: From 1930 ‘til today, Reed’s Flowers remains in the family  Waco Tribune-Herald

When the calendar flips to February, Debbie Reed knows it won't be long before her shop is swamped with people needing flowers for their sweethearts on ...



Patterson, Kimberly  Waco Tribune-Herald

Kimberly Csikos Patterson ended her courageous battle with cancer on January 22, 2016. Kimberly was born in Waco, TX, in 1972, and was a lifelong Central ...



Baylor Senior Selected for Prestigious Fulbright Study Grant  Baylor University

Jade Connor will seek a master's degree in Governance and Leadership in European Public Health at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. Media Contact: ...



Voices of Valor: Claude W. Carter  Waco Tribune-Herald

Sometimes it can be amazing what a person can experience in as little as two years. Just ask retired Seaman 1st Class Claude W. Carter.



Harmony Science senior wins Youth Citizenship Award  Waco Tribune-Herald

Elyse Pravel loves math and robotics, but it's the Harmony Science Academy student's passion for helping others achieve that makes her stand out.



New U, New Faces  Greenville College Papyrus

Written and Media by Sara Dawson. This year, Greenville Cheerleading gained seven new members, coming from different states and various backgrounds.



D.R. Horton dominates local home building  Waco Tribune-Herald

D.R. Horton, the largest builder of homes in the United States, entered the Greater Waco market in 2005 and continues to dominate the local construction scene ...



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