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The Central Texas Choral Society (above) performed during the recent "A Grand Night for Singing" at Midway ISD Performing Arts Centers. The performers provided an uplifting night of song, and we can be thankful in this season that Waco provides a wide variety of musical entertainment to meet the varied tastes of our residents. Others joined the Choral Society, including: Bob & Sue Sowder, Baylor VirtuOSO, Brian Crowder, Kelly MacGregor, Baylor University Musical Theater, Todd Blattman, Lauren Weber, Heather Scott, Carmen Conaway, Cathy Hawes, and Tonya Lovorn.


Tue Nov 29

Thu Dec 1
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever (Waco Civic Theatre)
Thu Dec 1 thru Sun Dec 4

Fri Dec 2

From the blog

Cooper recognized for state and national math education leadership 

By Gracie Ozburn Sandi Cooper, professor in the Baylor School of Education’s Department of Curriculum & Instruction, was selected as…

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Waco Wonderland Parade sign-up open until Nov. 28

Join the 2022 Waco Wonderland Parade and help spread some holiday cheer! The City of Waco announced that entries are now being…

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Mayborn becomes first Smithsonian affiliate in Central Texas

The Mayborn Museum announces its new status as a Smithsonian Affiliate. The museum joins a network of more than 200…

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Dr Pepper Museum marks first year of civil rights exhibit; new Bottling Room exhibit coming

By Mary Beth Farrell November marks the one-year anniversary of the opening of the “Sit Down to Take a Stand”…

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New CREW in town; MCC fights basic needs insecurities among students

By Clara Lincicome College students often face circumstances that make pursuing their education especially challenging. An online student at McLennan…

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ALW Book Club: Next up is Freedom Colonies

By Ashley Bean Thornton The next gathering of the Act Locally Waco Book Club is Jan 10, 6-8 pm, at…

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Member of MCC Dance Company recalls time in Marine Corps this Veteran’s Day

By Clara Lincicome On your way to class through the McLennan Community College campus, you might run into Morgan Wishart,…

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Mayborn celebrates Native American Heritage Month

By Molly Noah WACO – The Mayborn Museum is now celebrating Native American Heritage Monthwith exciting performances and lectures from…

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Jobs & Job Related

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  • The Arc of McLennan County is seeking an Executive Director. This is the executive head of the organization and is responsible for providing strategic vision and managerial oversight for all facets of the organization’s administration, fiscal management, resource development, community relations, and programming. More information is available on The Arc's Indeed job posting for the position.
  • Advocacy Center for Crime Victims and Children has three job openings, including a new one — Counselor, Victims Center Clinical Director, and Crisis Hotline Supervisor/Case Manager. The job descriptions are posted here.

  • Kimbrough Street Management is accepting applicants for a Cleaning Professional position. Please post this opening in your weekly newsletter, until it is filled. Victory Employer Services is hiring multiple candidates. The link to apply is: Cleaning Professional.
  • Heart of Texas Builders Association is seeking an Executive Director. This position is chief administrator for the organization and participates in development of policies. The Executive Director plans, organizes, directs, and coordinates programs and activities of HOTBA to ensure objectives are accomplished, plans fulfilled, and member needs are met. Link to apply: Heart of Texas Builders Association: Executive Director
  • Compassion Waco is seeking to fill a full-time Case Manager position. The position’s primary focus is to address the specialized case management needs of each resident. Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to Executive Director Amanda Samaniego at [email protected] The job description is available here.
  • Waco Habitat for Humanity has an opening. 
    Homeowner/community engagement manager. This role leads in homeowner selection and support for all new homeowner programs. This position is further charged with empowering low-income families to become successful homeowners. This position also engages the community through volunteer recruitment and coordination and promotes Habitat through social media.
  • Greater Waco Legal Services has three open positions:

    Director of Marketing and Operations

  • Family Abuse Center has three openings: full-time receptionist, full-time legal advocate, and part-time resident advocate.
  • Public Health Region 7 within the Texas Department of State Health Services is looking to fill its regional communications and multimedia position.
  • ESC Region 12 is looking for 2-3 folks for positions in digital marketing & communications & multimedia. View All Job Openings:
  • Ascension DePaul Center has several open positions: Intake Specialist, Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) Counselor, and Inpatient Counselor. The license requirements are LMSW, LCSW or LPC. Click on each position to see the details. (The descriptions look similar, but each one is different in details.)
  • Four Columns is seeking a Communications Specialist. Our Communications team is responsible for creating outstanding content for our clients, writing press releases, pitching stories to media outlets, and managing social media, among other related duties. Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a strong ability to work independently to achieve core job functions — and a strong ability to collaborate with a team to create valuable marketing materials for our clients. We are primarily searching for a candidate with technical, oil and gas and/or technology writing experience. Communications team members frequently conduct extensive research into a wide variety of topics, thus the ability and desire to learn continuously are crucial to long-term success. Applicants can send their resumes to [email protected]. More information is at LinkedIn.
  • The Cove: is looking for two Youth Advocates to join our frontline team working with High School youth experiencing homelessness. Please check out the Job Description for more details about the role and how to apply.
  • Waco Family Medicine: currently have approximately 34 positions open. Click here to view their postings.
  • ESC Region 12: View All Job Openings:
  • McLennan Community College  – For more information or other jobs at MCC, see MCC’s Job Board.
  • Methodist Children's Home has several openings. Head over to their website to view all 10 job postings.
  • Mission Waco Meyer Center has multiple job openings. Visit their website for more information.

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