Category: Online Features

From Firefighter to Fire-starter

Two gleaming, silver axes sit suspended on a wall bursting with plaques and awards for achievements like two-time Department Fireman of the Year and Texas Paramedic of the Year. The humble, snug office space simply can’t hold all the honors Jimmy Stewart earned during his 22 years as a firefighter,...

Talitha Koum

Behind every great team stands a great coach. Nan Holmes lives to serve that purpose as the director of the Talitha Koum Institute where groundbreaking research is believed to soon change the way a child’s brain development pattern was once thought to process....

Rick Caywood Ministries

Stranded and low on cash after icy conditions left his group unable to fly home from a 1996 weekend trip to Big Bend National Park, Rick Caywood was in a prime position to be confronted with his fourth major career change. He just didn’t know it yet....

A Form Of The Heart: Dance Instructor Teaches Ballet To Local Youth

A Waco ballet instructor at the Deborah Korpi School of Classical Ballet announces that it’s time for class and four students, ages 5 to 7 form a single line and enter the ballet studio as they walk gracefully on their tiptoes. The ballerinas performed exactly as she instructed, without...

Baylor Fulbright Scholar Shines Abroad

After more than a year of work on application forms, essays, recommendations, language study and research, Robert Moore received word that his dream of going to Nepal would be realized. He was a Fulbright Scholar....