Category Archives: Promo Reel

Assigning Homework is Against the Rules at a Cleburne Charter School

Assigning Homework is Against the Rules at a Cleburne Charter School

Cleburne, TX (WBAP/KLIF) – Students at a Johnson County charter school never have homework because teachers aren’t allowed to assign it. About 110 students attend class at Kaufman Leadership Academy from 8 to 5, and have much smaller classes so that students get more one on one attention. Founder Theresa Kauffman tells WFAA the reason…MORE

Decades of Prison for A Mom Who Left Children in a Hot Car

Decades of Prison for A Mom Who Left Children in a Hot Car

ASSOCIATED PRESS – WBAP/KLIF – A 20 year old Central Texas mother whose 2 and 1 year old daughters died after being left in a hot vehicle overnight has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. Kerrville Daily Times reports Amanda Hawkins’ sentence for the June 2017 deaths of 2 year old Addyson and 1…MORE

Beto’s Zipped Lips

Beto’s Zipped Lips

ASSOCIATED PRESS – WBAP/KLIF – Democratic Congressman Beto O’Rourke is still playing mum on a decision about whether he may launch a White House presidential run in 2020.   O’Rourke  was pressed on a potential White House bid in his native El Paso, during a town hall meeting on Friday. O’Rourke gave up his House seat,…MORE

More Controversy Over The Handling of a Baylor University Rape Case

More Controversy Over The Handling of a Baylor University Rape Case

DALLAS (AP) – Local leaders say a plea deal allowing a former Baylor University fraternity president to serve no jail times highlights the outsized influence alumni play in shaping the criminal justice system in and around Waco. Jacob Walter Anderson was accused of raping a woman outside a 2016 fraternity party. His controversial plea agreement…MORE

A Murderer Back in Prison After Being Released, Instead of Transferred

A Murderer Back in Prison After Being Released, Instead of Transferred

WACO, Texas (AP) – Authorities have apprehended a 61-year-old man who was released from prison after serving a term for arson when he was supposed to have been transferred to Central Texas on a capital murder charge in the 2006 death of a woman. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports that Gerald Wayne Brown was free for…MORE