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  1. Meet the Waco BlueCats, the city's new pro baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The Southwest League of Professional Baseball has announced that the new professional baseball franchise coming to Bellmead will be known as the Waco BlueCats. That mascot name received the majority of votes from more than 700 different submissions, league officials said.

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  2. Waco-area news briefs: Nov. 30, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    In conjunction with its annual Christmas on the Brazos Celebration, Historic Waco Foundation will have a Candlelight Christmas Soiree from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Fort House, 503 S. Fourth St. The event will include holiday cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and a candlelight tour of Fort House, followed by a three course, farm-to-table meal prepared by Milo Biscuit Company and accompanied with custom wine pairings by Wine Shoppe. The United States Air Force Band of the West will present a free Holiday in Blue concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Midway ISD Performing Arts Center, 800 Hewitt Drive.

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  3. Sex offenders plead guilty, sent to pr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Two Waco men were sentenced to prison terms Monday after pleading guilty to sexually abusing young girls in separate incidents. Judge Ralph Strother of Waco's 19th State District Court sentenced James Daniel Ivey, 31, to 25 years in prison, while he sentenced Dustin Roberts, 22, to 12 years in prison.

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  4. Police seek help finding suspects in assault of off-duty deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Police continue to ask for information about a weekend assault that left an off-duty Limestone County Sheriff's Office deputy injured. The deputy had broken up a fight between night club guests when he was attacked, Waco police Sgt.

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  5. Small...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The sports cards of Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott, two new stars with the Dallas Cowboys, proved as popular at Bankston's on Black Friday as cigars at Don's Humidor & Coffee Beans, mice at Critters Exotic Pets, Glock handguns at Unique Guns & Collectibles and metal Christmas trees at Spice Village. The proprietors of these small shops said they, like big-name retailers, experience a surge of business the weekend after Thanksgiving.

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  6. Police pursuit ends after man crashes into garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    A man police believe stole a 1988 Chevrolet pickup from a South Waco home was arrested early Monday after he led police on a chase and crashed the stolen vehicle into a home's garage, Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said.

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  7. Shoppers, travelers enjoy busy, but quiet holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Black Friday shoppers prepare to enter Target in Waco on Thanksgiving Day. Police said no major incidents were reported at local shopping centers over the holiday weekend.

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  8. Texas high school football player injured in Waco playoff gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    In this Nov. 26, 2016, photo, The Woodlands linebacker Grant Milton celebrates with defensive linemen Michael Purcell after sacking Austin Bowie quarterback Wade Smith during the second quarter of a Class 6A Division I regional semifinal game in Waco, Texas. School officials say Milton is in intensive care after suffering an injury during a playoff game.

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  9. Waco-area news briefs: Nov. 29, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Adults registering a child for the Christmas toy assistance program will need to bring the following: photo ID for all adults in household, proof of income and expenses for the previous 30 days, proof of residency , and verification of child's age . The Baylor Bronze, Baylor University's handbells choir, will present a free Christmas concert at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in Baylor's Roxy Grove Hall.

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  10. TxDOT to close portion of Highway 6 for overlay workRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The Texas Department of Transportation will temporarily close a portion of State Highway 6 at Lake Waco in McLennan County on Tuesday for road work, TxDOT officials announced Monday. The left northbound lane of Highway 6 between Farm-to-Market Road 3476 and Spur 412 will be closed from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. as a part of an overlay project.

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  11. DIY space explorer gleans dramatic pictures from GoPro balloon rigRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Josh Ward, left, and Baylor Amateur Radio Club president Jacob Boline were part of a team that launched a GoPro into near space using a helium balloon. Staff photo- Jerry Larson Ward and his friends used an array of consumer electronics to track the progress of Starduster II.

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  12. Police: Waco industrial worker severely injured in Lorena accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Emergency responders take the driver of a tractor-trailer to a waiting air-ambulance after a trailer fell onto the vehicle's cab and trapped the driver inside at Forterra Pipe & Products in Lorena on Monday afternoon. Police, fire and medical crews were called to Forterra Pipe & Products location in Lorena after an industrial accident severely injured a truck driver Monday afternoon.

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  13. Sex offenders plead guilty, sent to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Two Waco men were sentenced to prison terms Monday after pleading guilty to sexually abusing young girls in separate incidents. Judge Ralph Strother of Waco's 19th State District Court sentenced James Daniel Ivey, 31, to 25 years in prison, while he sentenced Dustin Roberts, 22, to 12 years in prison.

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  14. Fugitive warrant roundup nets 44 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    A multi-agency sweep led to the arrests of more than 40 wanted fugitives throughout Central Texas in a joint operation over the past two weeks, Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton announced Monday.

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  15. Waco auto dealer sues contractor over new buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Waco auto dealer Richard Karr has filed a breach of contract and negligence lawsuit against the contractor who built Karr's new dealership on Waco's "Motor Mile" on Loop 340. Karr alleges in the suit, filed last week in Waco's 170th State District Court, that the roofing and heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems installed by John E. Erwin General Contractor Inc. had "pervasive defects and deficiencies and were installed in a negligent and careless manner."

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  16. Man selling cellphone robbed in Waco parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Waco police Sunday night were seeking a suspect who robbed a man who was trying to sell him a cellphone in a parking lot in the 900 block of North Ninth Street. Officer Fernando Flores said the victim told investigators he found a buyer for a cellphone on Facebook and agreed to meet him at a specific location.

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  17. Waco-area news briefs: Nov. 28, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Waco Civic Theatre, 1517 Lake Air Drive, will present "Million Dollar Quartet" at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Dec. 8-10. The musical is set on Dec. 4, 1956, when an extraordinary twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together at Sun Records in Memphis for one of the greatest jam sessions ever.

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  18. Waco High teacher wins Shiner Beer Half MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Stephen Petree, 30, a chemistry teacher and distance running coach at Waco High School, won the 2016 Shiner Beer Half Marathon on Nov. 19 in Shiner. In the 13.1-mile race, his time of 1 hour, 20 minutes was first out of 1,240 runners.

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  19. Record shoebox total collected for Operation Christmas ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    A record number of Operation Christmas Child gift-filled shoeboxes - 21,135 - were collected from the 5A1 2 counties in the Heart of Texas area. The counties include McLennan, Limestone, Hill, Bosque, Hamilton and the northern half of Coryell.

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  20. Waco-area news briefs: Nov. 27, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The United States Air Force Band of the West will present a free Holiday in Blue concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Midway ISD Performing Arts Center, 800 Hewitt Drive. Living History Tours of Waco is having a "Season of Giving" fundraiser benefiting Storybook Christmas from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 12 at Texas Cheese House, 102 E. Center St. in Lorena.

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