McLennan County Newswire (Page 4)

McLennan County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for McLennan County, TX. (Page 4)

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  1. Felon Arrested In Moody SWAT Raid Allegedly Belongs To Aryan BrotherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | KCEN

    ... to officials on scene Tuesday afternoon. Because of the lock, the gate had to be knocked down by the McLennan County Sheriff's Office MRAP vehicle in order to execute a search warrant for Woodruff who was wanted for theft and violating his parole. ...

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  2. Deputies seize drugs, guns, stolen property in raid near MoodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The McLennan County Sheriff's Office SWAT team rammed a mine-resistent armored-protective vehicle through a gate, seized methamphetamine and weapons, recovered stolen property and made three arrests during a raid Tuesday afternoon on a rural home near Moody, Sheriff Parnell McNamara said. At about 2 p.m., SWAT officers rammed the MRAP through a gate at 2036 Theresa Lane during the execution of a search warrant for stolen property, McNamara said.

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  3. Lillian (Petter) BacakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Ennisdailynews.com

    ... Church of the Assumption. Burial will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery. Lillian was born February 9, 1934 in McLennan County, the daughter of William and Annie (Svacina) Petter. She attended schools in Abbott and Penelope. On April 27, 1957, she was ...

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  4. Man arrested in 2014 sexual assault of a child investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... he time of the incident, court documents state. Rodgers was arrested in Lufkin on Monday and remained in the McLennan County Jail on Tuesday in lieu of a $50,000 surety bond.

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  5. SWAT Team, Sheriff's Deputies Executing Search Warrant in MoodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | KCEN

    The McLennan County Sheriff's Deputies and SWAT team conducted search warrants at a residence on Theresa Lane, near Tower Road, in Moody on Tuesday afternoon. McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara said that 3 people were in custody, including at least one felony warrant for possession of a firearm.

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  6. Man arrested in assault of womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Steven Shaw, 47, was in the McLennan County Jail Tuesday under $5,00 bond, charged with injury to the disabled, according to Bellmead police Detective Kory Martin. Bellmead police were called to a disturbance in the 800 block of Interstate 35 access road on Monday and found Shaw struggling with the woman, who Martin said was an acquaintance of Shaw's.

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  7. Disabled Woman Missing in McLennan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | KCEN

    Candus Nicole Scott, 34, also known as Candus Nicole Porter, was last seen by her family on April 19 in Elm Mott. She is described as a white female, approximately 5'01" and 124 pounds.

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  8. Man Attacks 63-Year-Old Woman, Slaps at OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | KCEN

    ... to gain control of Shaw's arms without further incident. Shaw was taken into custody and transported to the McLennan County Jail. He was charged with injury to the disabled, a 3rd degree felony.

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  9. Waco-area news briefs: April 26, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Michaelis Academic Center. The Central Texas Literacy Coalition will meet at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the at the McLennan County Heart of Texas Workforce Center 1416 S. New Road. Scott Salessen, state relationship manager for the GED Testing Service in ...

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  10. EOAC celebrates 50 years, faces more community needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    As the Economic Opportunity Advancement Corp. celebrates its 50th year of serving the area, officials say education and employment providing a living wage are among McLennan County's biggest challenges. The EOAC spends about $18 million in Waco each year attempting to eliminate poverty, and serves 4,000 people a month across McLennan, Bosque, Freestone, Limestone, Hill and Falls counties.

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  11. Juvenile justice agency joins national projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Chron

    ... announced Monday that the Giddings State School, Evins Regional Juvenile Center in Edinburg and the McLennan County State Juvenile Correctional Facility in Mart will be included in the 18-month program. Three other agencies across the country will ...

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  12. Loc...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The success of the Greater Waco Advanced Manufacturing Academy has attracted industry leaders in McLennan County construction fields hoping to raise the number of qualified workers on their sites. Scott Bland, the president of the Heart of Texas Builder's Association, said key positions on construction sites - such as plumbers, air-conditioner technicians and electricians - are grossly understaffed because of the qualifications now needed to work in the industry.

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  13. Editorial: Another Baylor football player's sex-crime arrest raises tough questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... officials poorly handled the accusation against Ukwuachu, who was held to account and convicted only after McLennan County prosecutors stepped in. Before Ukwuachu there was Tevin Elliott . He was convicted and sent to prison, but only after the ...

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  14. NFL prospect Oakman bonds out of jail in sex assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | The Daily Chappaqua

    He was then served an arrest warrant and was taken into custody and transported to the McLennan County jail for booking. Former Baylor All-America defensive end Shawn Oakman, the school's all-time sack leader and a potential mid-round choice in this month's National Football League draft, was arrested by police in Waco, Texas, on Wednesday after a woman claimed he sexually assaulted her on April 3. The woman told police she walked with Oakman to his apartment after meeting him at the club and he attacked her in his bedroom.

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  15. Governing growth with restraint, foresight: Q&A with Waco City...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    John Kinnaird, 36, vice president and trust officer of Community Bank & Trust, has served on the Waco City Council representing District 3 for the past four years and faces his first competitive election on May 7. A Baylor University graduate, he served on the city of Waco's Zoning Board of Adjustment before his appointment to the council, replacing Randy Riggs. He serves as vice chair of a policy-steering committee for the National League of Cities and holds positions on the Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization's policy board and the board of the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District.

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  16. Waco-area news briefs: April 24, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Saturday from students who are classified as juniors or seniors in college, are permanent residents of McLennan County and have resided in McLennan County for the past two consecutive years. Packages can be emailed to [email protected] or mailed ...

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  17. County's attorney wants limit on access to public information without compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    McLennan County's attorney hopes leaders adopt a policy aimed at deterring "intentionally abusive" open records requests, while others say the move could be construed has having a chilling effect on access to public information. Attorney Mike Dixon, who represents McLennan County and its officeholders, said county staff is trying to process burdensome active requests before looking into a provision in the Texas Public Information Act that allows counties to charge high-volume requestors for staff time.

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  18. District 3 council race pits newcomer against fiscally savvy incumbentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... to be spent." Kinnaird said the financial background also serves him well in his roles as chairman of the McLennan County Appraisal District board and a member of the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District and Metropolitan Planning ...

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  19. EDITORIAL: Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller further evidence of voter irresponsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 14 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... have been useful given that, whatever the cause, our climate is getting hotter by the year. Yet here in McLennan County, home of the Texas Farm Bureau, voters overwhelmingly cast ballots for Miller, whose agricultural experience alongside Opiela and ...

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  20. Woodway candidates debate zoning, ordinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... back and contribute to the city they are a part of. Sorrells said he has developed a lot of areas across McLennan County and thinks he'll bring innovation and new ideas to improve the quality of Woodway by serving as a council member. Sorrells said ...

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