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These Waco businesses are 'favorite spots' on new Visit Magnolia site

WACO, Texas — Several local businesses are getting a shout-out by Chip and Joanna Gaines' company, Magnolia. On Monday, parts of the Waco area were highlighted in their new online tour guide, Visit Magnolia. Visit Magnolia offers itineraries for day trips to weekend trips for visitors, but these can also...
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Rapid response: Chemtool blaze highlights need for hazmat facility preplanning

150+ firefighters responded to the Rockton, Ill., plant explosion, a scene reminiscent of West, Texas. The scene was reminiscent of West, Texas, in 2013 – fire at a sprawling plant, a huge explosion rocking the area, and black smoke billowing in the air. Fortunately, the latest chemical plant blaze has not mirrored the West incident with the same level of tragedy – but there are still valuable lessons to learn.
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Waco, TXfox44news.com

College student creates a new affordable ride sharing business

WACO, TX – Hitch is the affordable alternative to long- haul ride share and was designed by Texas college student Kush Singh at 19 years old. “It was going to classes and borrowing other people’s cars and doing tens of thousands of miles of trips myself because we didn’t have cash or actually onboard any drivers,” says cofounder of Hitch Kush Signh.
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Texas StateNBC Dallas-Fort Worth

Cryptocurrency Wins Votes of Confidence from Gov. Abbott, Texas Department of Banking

Digital currencies skyrocketed during the pandemic and Texas doesn’t want to be left out of a future boom in the industry. The Texas Department of Banking sent out an industry notice Thursday to let state-chartered banks know that they have the authority to provide custody, or safekeeping, services for virtual currencies. As of the end of February, there were 216 Texas state-chartered banks regulated by the Department of Banking.
Waco, TXfranchising.com

Slimthusiasts Rejoice: Breakthrough Better-Chicken Brand Opens in Waco

“As we continue to expand the opening in Waco marks a major milestone for our growth,” said Jackie Lobdell, vice president of franchise development at Slim Chickens. “BBL Holdings, LLC, has a passion for the brand and deep operational experience that reflects the qualities we look for in franchise partners.”
Waco, TXWacoTrib.com

4 Bedroom Home in Waco - $1,339,000

Built in 1953 by the legendary design team Braswell Davis, this breathtaking, modern Neoclassical estate is located on the most sought-after street in Waco. The meticulously updated home is filled with original architectural details including cast plaster mouldings and original hardwoods. Set on over 1 acre full of established live oak trees, an additional 20+ trees have been planted with lush gardens of azaleas, camellias, roses and iris. This elegant estate offers over 6600sqft of entertaining and living space. The beautiful chef’s kitchen includes new SubZero stand alone refrigerator and freezer and a Viking cooktop. Four over-sized bedrooms, each with their own updated ensuite bathroom. There is a generously sized playroom off the kitchen, with additional, newly carpeted space above for a 5th bedroom. The custom designed master suite is a retreat in itself. Overlooking the pool, it offers a wood burning fireplace, gorgeous reclaimed wood beams, energy efficient Lincoln Windows and locally sourced white oak hardwood floors. The master bathroom is filled with Ann Sacks and Walker Zanger tile, Newport Brass fixtures and a Victoria+Albert volcanic limestone bathtub. The backyard is an entertainer’s dream - over 1,000sqft of reclaimed brick porches and lush gardens surround the gorgeous pool. A full bathroom compliments the backyard space, custom designed with floor to ceiling handmade Moroccan Zelige tile, by Cle Tile. The interior and exterior of the home has been freshly painted with new gutters to compliment. For added energy efficiency, the home has been completely spray foamed and new windows have been installed in the kitchen and upstairs bedroom. Do not miss the opportunity to own this amazing home, schedule an exclusive showing today!
Texas StateDallas News

Cryptocurrency wins votes of confidence from Gov. Abbott, Texas Department of Banking

Digital currencies skyrocketed during the pandemic and Texas doesn’t want to be left out of a future boom in the industry. The Texas Department of Banking sent out an industry notice Thursday to let state-chartered banks know that they have the authority to provide custody, or safekeeping, services for virtual currencies. As of the end of February, there were 216 Texas state-chartered banks regulated by the Department of Banking.
Riesel, TXWacoTrib.com

4 Bedroom Home in Riesel - $375,000

Rare, LOVELY find in Riesel's hidden-gem subdivision. Gorgeous, established neighborhood with beautiful homes and spacious lots throughout. Just minutes from Highway 6 for an easy commute to Waco or Bryan. Custom 4/3 on 2+ acres with TREES and shade GALORE! Nestled at the end of a cul-de-sac creates so much tranquility, privacy, and elegance on a hill. Bright, open floor plan for kitchen/breakfast/living/formal dining, with large windows throughout. Master Suite features separate closets, dual vanities, and a separate tub and shower. Then, there's another bedroom/bath close by - perfect for a nursery, office, or guest bedroom. The other end of the home features jack-and-jill style lay-out, so there's privacy and space for everyone! Large pantry, bar area, secluded utility rooms, fabulous storage, and a three-car garage, too!
Lorena, TXWacoTrib.com

5 Bedroom Home in Lorena - $339,900

Welcome home to Park Meadows!New D.R. Horton homes are located off of Ritchie Road in Lorena, TX. Thoughtfully designed, these single and two-story homes offer 3-5 bedroom options ranging from 1,512 to 3,246 square feet. Our homes offer stylish designs with functionality in mind. With timeless features and a variety of open-concept floor plans to choose from, you will find the home that fits your lifestyle.With D.R. Horton's simple buying process and ten year limited warranty, there is no reason to wait any longer to find your perfect home in Park Meadows.Visit the model home today! Call for Appointment.