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Class Reunion Recall II(Public Event) Nov.26,2010(FRI.)6:00 p.m-1:30 a.m.
Redman Hall 4521 Speight Ave. Waco,Texas
All schools and all classes from 1977-1984!!! Richfield(Rams),Waco High(Tigers),J.Moore(Lions)Lavega(Pirates)Connaly(Cadets)and University (Trojans)
Pre-sale ticket $15.00 available at Floyd's or contact Donna Higgins Curtis (254) 717-XXXX We would love to have you be apart of this special event !

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Spence, Patrick  Waco Tribune-Herald

Patrick Spence. Oct. 31, 1952 - July 22, 2019. Patrick "Pat" Spence, age 66, of Waco, who was a loving father, brother and life partner, passed away at his home ...

High school notebook: Vanguard, Connally boys' hoops still surviving, advancing  Waco Tribune-Herald

If a basketball team survives and advances long enough, it finds itself in pretty rare company at this time of year.

Local high school students create Black History Month mural  KWTX

A group of nearly 100 local high school students created a wall mural of an African American woman comprised of photos of influential African American men ...

Sunday's coming: Connally running back's next-level emergence has Cadets on march  Waco Tribune-Herald

Jay'Veon Sunday had the look in his eyes, one of disappointment and frustration, with a dogged determination to never be in that predicament ever again.

Local student arrested after discovery of Halloween threat  KWTX

A local junior high student was taken into custody after a message threatening a school shooting on Halloween was found written on a restroom wall.

Sunday runs Connally past Robinson and into playoffs, 39-14  Waco Tribune-Herald

The Connally Cadets needed a victory to guarantee their trip to the playoffs as they hosted Robinson in the final game of the regular season.

Classroom Champions: Connally's Gaylon Glynn  KWTX

WACO, Texas (KWTX) Connally High School senior Gaylon Glynn has helped the Cadets football team to a 3-1 record so far. But the quarterback is also leading ...

Connally High School prom: April 7, 2018 | Proms |  Waco Tribune-Herald

TREE *SERVICE*! Tree trimming/removal, stump grinding, mowing, landscaping. Call 254-214-8470 ...

Online petition in support of Waco ISD superintendent arrested on marijuana possession charge meets goal  Waco Tribune-Herald

More than 5000 people signed an online petition in support of embattled Waco Independent School District Superintendent A. Marcus Nelson, who was arrested ...

Connally's Sunday named first-team all-state  Waco Tribune-Herald

Connally's Jay'veon Sunday was named to the Associated Press Sports Editors Class 4A All-State Football Team on Tuesday.

Annual Spring Games Set to Run Saturday at Connally High School

WACO – Connally High School will be the site for one of the largest Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) competitions of the year for Waco and Heart of Texas Area ...

Homecoming royalty at Connally High School  Waco Tribune-Herald

Connally High School crowned its homecoming king and queen during a ceremony held at halftime of the Oct. 7 football game. In the photo above left, ...

Connally coach earns first playoff win as Cougars roll over Hutto  Stephenville Empire-Tribune

PFLUGERVILLE - Connally coach Bradley Washington's first career playoff win came just the way he likes it.Efficient, business-like and without much drama.

Report: Connally High principal investigated in 2009 for relationship with teacher  Austin American-Statesman

Kermit Ward, who will leave his position as Connally High School principal in June following a school board decision last week, had resigned from the Waco ...

Bigger than ever: M.T. Rice Tournament adds extra girls division for 58th annual event  Waco Tribune-Herald

Even an event with the history and tradition of the M.T. Rice Holiday Basketball Tournament isn't afraid to reinvent itself, to change with the times.

Elders, Tommy R.  Waco Tribune-Herald

Tommy R. Elders. Oct. 20, 1943 - Feb. 5, 2019. Tommy R. Elders, 75, of West, passed away on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 in Waco. Visitation will be held at ...

Connally H.S. principal investigated in 2009 for relationship with teacher

Connally High School's principal, who will leave in June, was investigated several years ago for an alleged relationship with a teacher while he was with the ...

Towner, Lewis Russell  Waco Tribune-Herald

Lewis Russell Towner. Oct. 24, 1969 - April 22, 2019. Lewis Russell Towner passed away Monday, April 22, 2019. Services will be 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 27, ...

Connally High students compete at state UIL  Waco Tribune-Herald

Connally High School students competed in the One-Act Play and UIL academic contests May 26 at the University of Texas in Austin.

Connally High principal resigns after months on administrative leave  Austin American-Statesman

Kermit Ward, principal of Connally High School who was placed on administrative leave in February, has resigned, a Pflugerville school district spokesman ...

Holt, Cecil Morris  Waco Tribune-Herald

Cecil Morris Holt. Jan. 11, 1945 - May 28, 2019. Cecil Morris Holt finished the race his Lord laid before him on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.Services will be 10:00 ...

Austin Police ID Teenager Killed Trying To Cross Interstate 35

Austin PD IDs Teen Killed Crossing Interstate 35 - North Austin-Pflugerville, TX - Cesar Saunders, 15, was the latest pedestrian to die trying to cross highway, ...

Connally One-Act Play making 4th straight trip to state  Waco Tribune-Herald

The Connally High School One-Act Play will be making its fourth consecutive appearance at the state contest Monday, performing “Lafayette No. 1,” an original ...

Connally High homecoming court  Waco Tribune-Herald

Connally High School held its homecoming ceremony during halftime of its Sept. 22 game. Making up the homecoming court are Amaya Perkins, sophomore ...

Former Wildcat Coaches 5-A Team to Bi-District Win  KSST

Bradley Washington (center), a former Wildcat Basketball athlete, is head coach at Connally High School in Pflugerville, TX. This is the first year Connally High ...

Waco: Top year yet for HOT Fair & Rodeo scholarships  KWTX

Money spent at the Heart O' Texas Fair & Rodeo made a big difference in the lives of dozens of Central Texas students Thursday.

Cooper, Dewey  Waco Tribune-Herald

Dewey Cooper. Aug. 28, 1940 - June 14, 2019. Dewey Wayne Cooper, 78, of Waco, passed away June 14, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Connally theater director leads troupe to state competition with original script  Waco Tribune-Herald

The haunting spirits of New Orleans will appear at Connally High School on Thursday as students perform “Lafayette No. 1.” The one-act play is theater director ...

Mike Copeland: Waco Tours HQ; Stone's Throw tenants; Grocery store rating; Free comic books  Waco Tribune-Herald

Waco Tours, which continues to add staffers and services, will open a company headquarters and retail store called Waco Tours Mercantile at 215 S. University ...

Under Armour Dallas: Top performers  247Sports

A rundown of the top performers from Sunday's Under Armour Dallas regional camp.

Connally ISD to name new superintendent  Waco Tribune-Herald

Connally Independent School District's interim superintendent, Wesley Holt, is expected to be formally offered the permanent position at a board of trustees ...

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 ...

Friends of Lake Waco drowning victim plan to honor him at former high school

Just one day after a man drowned at the Twin Bridges Park at Lake Waco, the friends of 19 year-old Christopher Sharp say they are doing the best they can to ...

Trajan Snell signs letter of intent with Hill College  Waco Tribune-Herald

Quinton Snell, with the mic in his hand, took a deep breath. His son, Trajan, was seated a few feet to his left at center court of the Connally High.

Pflugerville ISD board to discuss not renewing Connally High principal’s contract  Austin American-Statesman

Pflugerville school district board trustees are set Friday morning to discuss whether to not renewal Kermit Ward's contract as Connally High School Principal.

Pedestrian Suffers Serious Injuries In North Austin Car Collision

Pedestrian Struck By Car In North Austin - North Austin-Pflugerville, TX - Man in his 50s struck along 4200 block of Interstate 35 is 4th time in a month someone ...

#23 Lorena girls grind out defensive win over #14 Connally, 35-32  Waco Tribune-Herald

The first official day of winter arrives on Thursday. But it seemed to show up early at the Connally High School gym on Tuesday night. Frosty shooting plagued ...

Notes from the Under Armour Dallas Camp  247Sports

Sunday morning, a few hundred players gathered in Arlington, TX to participate in the Under Armour Dallas Camp at Martin High School. Some of the best ...

Special Olympics of Texas - Area 12 Spring Games | Sports  Waco Tribune-Herald

Special Olympics of Texas — Area 12 will conduct its Spring Games from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Connally High School's Mac Peoples Stadium, 200 ...

Connally ISD boys learning to be Modern Gentlemen  Waco Tribune-Herald

Wearing a suit and tie, Adam Ortiz looks down at his 7-year-old brother. Fridays have become special to the two elementary students. Ortiz looks forward to ...

Pflugerville High School Student Hospitalized After Being Stabbed In Face

North Austin-Pflugerville, TX - Officials confirm two John B. Connally High School students got into an altercation, one got stabbed in face and rushed to hospital.

Area students named to Austin College Dean's List  North Texas e-News

Sherman, Texas -- Austin College administrators have announced the Dean's List for Fall Term 2018. The Dean's List recognizes the top 20 percent of students ...

Football Recruiting: OSU Offers Oklahoma Commit, Dickey Makes First Offers, and a 2021 Safety Makes a Visit r…  Cowboys Ride For Free

We've got a LOT to catch up on regarding Oklahoma State's football recruiting efforts, including multiple new offers, a former Baylor commit OSU is in the running ...

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 ...

2,000 local students join national walkout for safer schools  Waco Tribune-Herald

At least 2000 McLennan County students joined tens of thousands of others nationwide in a 10 a.m. walkout Wednesday to demand change and more protection ...

MT Rice Tournament casts wider net for expanded 2016 edition  Waco Tribune-Herald

After more than a half-century of games, the M.T. Rice Holiday Basketball Tournament just keeps getting bigger.

High school notebook: Centex powerlifters prepare for state meet  Waco Tribune-Herald

In one way or another, strength is required to excel in almost every sport. Athletes use physical power and mental fortitude as tools to triumph over an opponent.

McKinney, Jennifer  Waco Tribune-Herald

Jennifer McKinney. April 25, 1972 - Aug. 24, 2018. Jennifer Jean McKinney, 46, of Lacy Lakeview, passed away suddenly at her residence Friday, August 24, ...

LIVE UPDATES: High school football playoff games from around DFW and the rest of Texas  Star-Telegram

The high school football playoffs are here with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...

Waco Children's Theatre finds familiar family territory in ‘Oklahoma!’  Waco Tribune-Herald

The farmer and the rancher figure how to be friends yet again in this weekend's Waco Children's Theatre production of “Oklahoma!,” but the musical also ...

Waco High School prom: May 12, 2018 | Proms |  Waco Tribune-Herald

Police: Child, 4, dies after driver hits tree while fleeing crash scene · Divided Woodway council turns down development by longtime local homebuilder ...

China Spring High School prom: May 12, 2018 | Proms |  Waco Tribune-Herald

EXCELLENT PRICES TREE *SERVICE* No job too big or small. Free estimates - Insured 254-339-5130 ...

Family of drowning victim speaks out  FOX 44 - KWKT

FOX 44 is learning more about Christopher Sharp, the 19-year-old who drowned at Lake Waco on Memorial Day.

China Spring dominant again, rolls over Connally, 59-12 | High School Sports  Waco Tribune-Herald

The China Spring Cougars started fast, kept the foot on the pedal and cruised to a 59-12 victory over Connally Friday night to improve to 2-0 in 2016.

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 ...

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.

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. Below is a list of players from our area that committed to their ...

MCC coach resigns amid internal investigation  Waco Tribune-Herald

McLennan Community College softball coach Manuel Ordones has resigned less than a week after he was put on leave in an internal investigation.

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 ...

Haddock, Ruby Mae  Waco Tribune-Herald

Ruby Mae Haddock. May 28, 1937 - July 30, 2017. Ruby Mae Ferrill Haddock, of Belton, Texas, formerly of Temple, Texas, passed away peacefully on Sunday, ...

Barnes, Mary  Waco Tribune-Herald

Mary Barnes. Jan. 22, 1935 - July 8, 2018. Mary Alice Hickey Barnes, 83, of Waco, passed away peacefully shortly after dawn on Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Waco.

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 ...

Battle-tested West Trojans earn 2015 Jinx Tucker Award  Waco Tribune-Herald

WEST — There are times when a sporting event becomes more than a game. It usually happens after some tragedy and is representative of a group overcoming ...

MCC softball coach placed on administrative leave  KWTX

McLennan Community College's head softball coach is on paid administrative leave pending an internal investigation, a college spokeswoman confirmed ...

Connally grad promoted to Marine sergeant major  Waco Tribune-Herald

Nick A. Galvan, a Connally High School graduate, was promoted to sergeant major on Jan. 26 at Camp Lejeune Marine Corps Base in North Carolina.

MCC softball coach resigns  KWTX

McLennan Community College's head softball coach Manuel Ordones has resigned, the college confirmed Friday.

Schutza, Kevin Glen  Waco Tribune-Herald

Kevin Glen Schutza. Sept. 3, 1971 - Nov. 14, 2017. Kevin Glen Schutza, 46, a native of Waco, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 14, surrounded ...

Two-Thirds Of Texas High Schools Still Aren't Registering Students To Vote  KUT

Roughly a third of Texas high schools have requested voter registration forms from the Texas Secretary of State's office, a new report from the Texas Civil.

Lacy Lakeview: Video shows teen rescuing hawk from swimming pool  KWTX

A teenage boy saves a hawk stuck in a pool in Lacy Lakeview, and it's all on camera.

A 1985 Texas law requires high schools to help students register to vote. But most don't  Dallas News

As a junior, Kundai Nyamandi and her classmates often packed the Frisco Heritage High School auditorium for presentations from school officials,...

Local achievements: Aug. 25, 2017  Waco Tribune-Herald

Matt J. Woodward, a 2005 Midway High School graduate, received a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Memphis on Aug. 6. He and his wife, ...

Soccer assist: Waco High players happy to let special-needs student score goals  Waco Tribune-Herald

Even today, when Waco High School's Reymundo Reyes thinks back on the ball fluttering into the net, he can't stop smiling. His teammates feel the same way.

OHS, PHS principal candidates narrowed down  Odessa American

The candidates for principal at Permian and Odessa high schools have been narrowed down to six.

Baylor’s Troy Baker ready for life after ‘unbelievable ride’ with Bears  Waco Tribune-Herald

When Baylor plays Kansas State in the final regular season game, Troy Baker plans to jog out of the tunnel with his teammates at McLane Stadium.

New downtown Waco official draws inspiration from her mother, a bygone mayor  Waco Tribune-Herald

Andrea Barefield is carrying on a family tradition as she starts her job as downtown Waco's Main Street manager.

Summer activities for kids: Keeping youths busy in the coming months  Waco Tribune-Herald

The last thing a parent wants for the summer is a bored child. If taking a vacation for the entire summer isn't an option — and it probably isn't —

Will you be 18 before Nov. 6? Ask your principal about this law  Star-Telegram

Not enough Texas high schools comply with a law that calls for providing voter registration information to 18-year-old students on campuses, according to a new ...

Two state troopers injured in crash on I-35  KBTX

Two Department of Public Safety troopers were injured Tuesday afternoon when their cruiser was struck by another vehicle on I-35.

PLANO SHOOTING: Austin native among victims, friends say  Austin American-Statesman

An Austin native was one of nine people who died after a man opened fire Sunday during a football watch party at a Plano home, the victim's friends said ...

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 ...

Denton County schools fare better than state when it comes to high school voter registration  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton-area schools seem to be doing a better job of following state voter registration laws than the rest of the state, according to a recent study from a Texas ...

Report: Dallas High Schools Should Be Registering Students to Vote  D Magazine

A Texas law requires high schools to give voting-age students a chance to register. It is mostly ignored.

From vine to wine: Local winemakers finding success in their efforts  Waco Tribune-Herald

Plenty of excellent wineries dot the landscape throughout Central Texas. From the Texas Hill Country around Fredericksburg and going north toward Dallas and ...

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 ...

McLennan Theatre jokes with Jekyll, Hyde in ‘Chemical Imbalance’  Waco Tribune-Herald

McLennan Theatre's production “Chemical Imbalance: A Jekyll & Hyde Comedy” takes theater's twin masks of comedy and drama and purees them at high ...

True home-field advantage: McLane Stadium atmosphere a high-decibel experience  Waco Tribune-Herald

The noise at McLane Stadium might not rival an erupting volcano, an earthquake or a Led Zeppelin concert circa 1975.

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