Latest Waco, Texas Stories

2008-02-19 15:00:43

By Mike Copeland, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Feb. 17--It would be impossible to recognize the old Target store at Sanger Avenue and State Highway 6. No bull's-eye signs or shopping carts to be seen.

2007-10-24 15:00:21

By Mike Copeland, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Oct. 24--McGregor city leaders took an important step Monday night toward filling the Dell call center left vacant after the company's abrupt departure earlier this month.

2007-09-21 21:00:11

By Mike Copeland, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Sep. 21--City leaders for years have touted Lake Brazos as a shining jewel brimming with development potential, a natural wonder that could draw the masses downtown.

2007-08-20 15:02:31

Residents of Waco, Texas, will soon be able to recycle old computers and computer-related equipment.

2007-02-07 15:01:11

By Mike Copeland, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Feb. 7--What better way to bind a family than enrolling in a welding course? Paul Hopkins and his stepsons, Brandon and Andrew Wayman, did just that.

2006-11-07 18:00:56

By Mike Copeland, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Nov. 5--Alin Gorgan, of Axtell, had a good job as a union electrician making $22.30 an hour. But something about a new course at Texas State Technical College pulled him in and wouldn't let go.

2004-11-29 18:00:03

BRUCEVILLE-EDDY, Texas - An Army helicopter carrying seven soldiers crashed and burned in the fog Monday after hitting a web of support wires on a TV transmission tower whose warning lights had been knocked out in a storm last week, officials said. Everyone aboard was killed.

2004-11-29 12:00:02

BRUCEVILLE-EDDY, Texas - A Black Hawk helicopter carrying seven soldiers from Fort Hood crashed Monday in central Texas after hitting a television broadcast tower guy wire, authorities said. Witnesses said they saw four bodies.

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  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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