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'Hillary's America,' 'Batman v Superman' top Razzies

'Hillary's America,' 'Batman v Superman' top Razzies

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Neither Batman nor Dinesh D'Souza could finagle their way out of a Razzie.

Milan designers hit 'empowering women' theme in fall fashion

Milan designers hit 'empowering women' theme in fall fashion

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MILAN (AP) — Milan Fashion Week took a formal turn on the fourth day of previews for next fall and winter.

'Moonlight,' 'American Honey' to vie at Spirit Awards

'Moonlight,' 'American Honey' to vie at Spirit Awards

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SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The last three best-feature winners at the Film Independent Spirit Awards have gone on to win best-picture the nex…

Entertainment

'Hillary's America,' 'Batman v Superman' top Razzies

'Hillary's America,' 'Batman v Superman' top Razzies

Updated:

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Neither Batman nor Dinesh D'Souza could finagle their way out of a Razzie.

Milan designers hit 'empowering women' theme in fall fashion

Milan designers hit 'empowering women' theme in fall fashion

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MILAN (AP) — Milan Fashion Week took a formal turn on the fourth day of previews for next fall and winter.

'Moonlight,' 'American Honey' to vie at Spirit Awards

'Moonlight,' 'American Honey' to vie at Spirit Awards

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SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The last three best-feature winners at the Film Independent Spirit Awards have gone on to win best-picture the nex…

Health

Lake created by coal waste landslide floods Bosnian highway

Lake created by coal waste landslide floods Bosnian highway

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SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Flooding from a new lake created by a landslide of mine waste shut down one of Bosnia's main highways Satu…

Pre-existing conditions complicate health care replacement

Pre-existing conditions complicate health care replacement

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CHICAGO (AP) — As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be …

Draft GOP health care bill revamps Obama's health care law

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A draft Republican bill replacing President Barack Obama's health care law would end its Medicaid expansion, scrap fines on …

News

The Latest: Kansas bar reopens 3 days after deadly shooting

The Latest: Kansas bar reopens 3 days after deadly shooting

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OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Kansas bar that some witnesses said was racially motivated (all times local):

The Latest: Syrian gov't demands opposition unity for talks

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BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria and at peace talks in Geneva (all times local):

Warren Buffett sticks to business, avoids politics in letter

Warren Buffett sticks to business, avoids politics in letter

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investors who wanted billionaire Warren Buffett to address the current state of the world in his annual letter to Berkshire…

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Coin Laundromat Copperas Cove TX 254-542-7878 Wells Laundry

Coin Laundromat Copperas Cove TX 254-542-7878 W…

tel. 254-542-7878

205 East U.S. 190, Copperas Cove, TX 76522

Experience the difference at one of Well’s Laundry’s 5 convenient locations in Central Texas. The following are a few reasons why you should visit a Wells Laundry, TODAY. SAVE TIME & MONEY LARGE CAPACITY WASHERS & DRYERS Safe & Comfortable Air Conditioned Locations Open Early and Extended Hours, Everyday Comfortable Seating and Televisions Snack & Drink Vending Machines ATM / EBT Cash Machines Free WiFi

Savealotmom Jennise Colin-Ventura Killeen Tx 254-501-7515

Savealotmom Jennise Colin-Ventura Killeen Tx 25…

tel. 254-501-7515

Jennise Colin-Ventura, known as "Savealotmom," shares tips on where to get coupons, how to read the fine print and how to be an ethical couponer.Her main focus is teaching people to be ethical couponers. She teaches several “no-nos” when it comes to couponing, including taking peel-off coupons from products in stores shoppers aren’t buying and taking coupons out of other newspapers in the rack.“There are a lot of bad behaviors in couponing. The reason some of the bad behaviors happen is (couponers) don’t understand what they are doing negatively affects the coupon community,” she said. “Some don’t know what they are doing is a no-no. I’m hoping by sharing information, they will learn to back off.”Jennise is a columnist for the Killeen Daily Herald on ethical couponing and budgeting. Be sure to read her column.  

Rose Scott, Exit Homevets Realty

Rose Scott, Exit Homevets Realty

tel. 254-289-8765

Rose has been a full time licensed real estate professional since 2007. She is an expert in assisting homebuyers find that perfect home within the Greater Fort Hood area. Rose specializes in first time Home Buyers, Military Families, and Investors. If you are looking for a true professional that will guide and educate you in the home buying process, then give Rose a call.        Services Provided Founder of Homebuyer Club in Killeen, 2016 Veteran Specialists Rose Team Investors Network Custom Built Homes Real Estate Career Training & Coach  Forclosure Lists and Updates Cell Phone: 254-289-8765  

Executive Property Management

Executive Property Management

tel. 254-518-3590

401 South Main Street Suite 300, Copperas Cove, TX 76522

Experience, professionalism and attention to detail are the hallmarks of Executive Property Management‘s top-of-the-line services to clients in Lampasas County and beyond.Lampasas attractive lifestyle, ideal location, great schools and sense of community continue to attract new residents to the area. With exciting growth taking place, Executive Property Management is committed to bringing new families to Lampasas and helping its clients thrive.Executive Property Management all-star team offers knowledge and excellent customer service that is the key to proven management solutions for property owners and tenants.  Whether it’s single-family homes, multi-family units, apartments or commercial properties, EPM has the skills and personal approach to get the job done.Meet the motivated, community-rooted team that is always hard at work to help you achieve your goals!Leasing consultant Kara Hedlund coordinates all the key details between tenants while drawing up the lease agreements, and striving to create a good match for the owner and tenant of each unique property EPM manages.Executive Property Management detailed background checks — which include criminal  history, credit reports, and leasing applicats’ employment and rental histories — lead to satisfied owners. In addition, the yearly renewal process and regular property evaluations ensure that the rental agreements continue to meet both parties’ needs and that properties stay in good conditions.Kara also coordinates maintenance requests so properties stay in good shape and tenants needs are addressed properly.Eddie Cronk, owner of Many Nations Maintenance, offers a 24-hour concierge service for EPM properties. Eddie is licensed, bonded and insured, giving clients the confidence that he will do the job right.Maintenance requests go through Eddie, a stickler for detail who protects property owners’ interests while making sure renters are comfortable. Eddie guarantees all repairs or requests for property upkeep will be addressed within 24 hours.EPM is equipped to handle everything from minor repairs to complete remodels, and it offers a service hotline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.Eddie has worked for many prestigious management companies, but he said EPM sets the standard for Central Texas.“They go above and beyond”, he said. “There are qualities and services they provide that no one else does.”Management consultant Kayleigh Livengood  of Lampasas provides information to owners about how professional property management can simplify their business endeavors and make them more profitable. Through careful market evaluations, Kayleigh ensures that all details regarding management agreements are met.Kayleigh provides individual attention to each owner and also works closely with Executive Property Management  state-of-the-art accounting department.With online credit, debit and ACH services, all rents are collected electronically and owners are paid electronically  in a secure system. In addition, owners receive detailed monthly and end-of-the-year statements electronically. EPM  is monitored by an outside certified public accounting firm to ensure the highest standards in financial transactions.Fran Womack, executive assistant/marketing, is a Lampasas resident who is passionate about customer service.Fran offers personalized service to keep property listings up to date, and she coordinates print and online advertising while communicating with the Chamber of Commerce about properties. Fran answers calls and ensures effective communication among all EPM  team members.EPM  offers three online listing sites and an in-house vacancy list to help the management team advertise properties thoroughly and in the right markets.Referrals from real estate agents are also an important part of Executive Property Management approach, said owner Nancy Sisco-Carothers, who emphasized the EPM does not list and sell properties. By not spending time on sales, the team focuses its full energy and attention on serving tenants and owners.Whether you need a place to stay or require proven management solutions for your property, contact Executive Property Management today!

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Business

Warren Buffett sticks to business, avoids politics in letter

Warren Buffett sticks to business, avoids politics in letter

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investors who wanted billionaire Warren Buffett to address the current state of the world in his annual letter to Berkshire…

Final cleanup begins at Dakota Access pipeline protest camp

Final cleanup begins at Dakota Access pipeline protest camp

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has moved into the evacuated Dakota Access pipeline protest camp to finish the cleanup …

Appealing to millennials, Las Vegas gets e-sports arena

Appealing to millennials, Las Vegas gets e-sports arena

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The arena has all the features that a professional sports venue needs: stands, warm-up areas for teams, massive screens for s…

Taste

Patio Café takes diners across the pond with UK cuisine

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The next Patio Café dinner offered by the Central Texas College Culinary Arts department features cuisine from the United Kingdom. Dinner will…

Skip the salt

Skip the salt

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The doctor said you have to lower your sodium.

Chocolate mint cookies answer a late-night craving

Chocolate mint cookies answer a late-night craving

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College kids dash out at all hours to Insomnia Cookies for chocolate chunk or oatmeal raisin. What happened to work ethic? What happened to me…

Faith

It’s not what you do; it’s what you do it for

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Isaiah 58:1-9 is a challenging text about people who go through the motions of religion so that they don’t actually have to do what religion c…

At the churches

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Five Hills Assembly of God offers lunch today

At the churches

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Knights of Columbus to host Mardi Gras dinner

At Home

Borax solution makes cleaning cooktops a breeze

Borax solution makes cleaning cooktops a breeze

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Every year as spring approaches, I begin thinking about deep cleaning my house. There is a feeling of rejuvenation as the sun shines through t…

‘She Sheds’ — Space for fun, creativity and escape

‘She Sheds’ — Space for fun, creativity and escape

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Sometimes, you just want to get away. You crave a little personal space, a place you can relax, work, get creative and ma…

Colorful storm brewing in the spring garden

Colorful storm brewing in the spring garden

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There has been a storm brewing in North Carolina and it is one that will prove to beautify our landscapes across the country. The Mountain Hor…

Taste

Patio Café takes diners across the pond with UK cuisine

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The next Patio Café dinner offered by the Central Texas College Culinary Arts department features cuisine from the United Kingdom. Dinner will…

Skip the salt

Skip the salt

Posted:

The doctor said you have to lower your sodium.

Chocolate mint cookies answer a late-night craving

Chocolate mint cookies answer a late-night craving

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College kids dash out at all hours to Insomnia Cookies for chocolate chunk or oatmeal raisin. What happened to work ethic? What happened to me…

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Lampasas V Athens

Lampasas V Athens

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Lampasas’ Tyler Shivers drives against Athens’ Cam Ray on Friday night during an area-round playoff game Friday in Robinson. Lampasas lost 68-66.

Lampasas V Athens

Lampasas V Athens

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Lampasas' Jason Murphy shoots over Athen's Xavius Fulton during the area round of the Class 4A playoffs Friday in Robinson. Murphy scored 33 points in Lampasas' 68-66 loss.

Lampasas V Athens

Lampasas V Athens

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Lampasas' Daniel Hurst, middle, pulls down a rebound against Athens in the area round of the Class 4A playoffs on Friday night in Robinson. Lampasas lost 68-66.

Lampasas V Athens

Lampasas V Athens

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Lampasas' Daniel Hurst, left, and Jason Murphy double-team Athens' Jabrile Richardson in the area round of the boys Class 4A playoffs Friday in Robinson. Lampasas lost 68-66.

Lampasas V Athens

Lampasas V Athens

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Lampasas' Kyle Sims drives the lane against Athens on Friday night in Robinson during the area round of the Class 4A playoffs.

Lampasas V Athens

Lampasas V Athens

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Lampasas coach Rob Shivers is shown on the sideline during Friday's Class 4A area-round playoff against Athens in Robinson.

Lampasas V Athens

Lampasas V Athens

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Lampasas coach Rob Shivers reacts in the final seconds of the Badgers' 68-66 loss to Athens on Friday in the area-round of the Class 4A playoffs  at Robinson High School.

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170224-EHS-PWHS

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Ellison coach Alberto Jones Jr., middle, celebrates with his team after winning his 200th game, a 53-40 victory over Plano West in the second round of the playoffs Friday at Hillsboro High School.