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Book helps children understand finances

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Your child has caught some bug that’s going around.

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‘83 Minutes’ quickly grabs your interest

‘83 Minutes’ quickly grabs your interest

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It doesn’t take very long.

Ex-county attorney says criticizing police shouldn't be focus of shootings

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Criminal justice professor: More laws needed to control idiots, not guns

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Cooking with Clare

Beat the heat with a frozen summer treat

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Hot summers are nothing new to Texans, and now that another one is here, I’ll make sure to stock the freezer with cool treats.

Overnight oats make a healthy, tasty breakfast

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It’s been trending for a while, but it took watching my 2½-year-old niece ask my sister for an “oatmeal shake” before I decided to try overnig…

Lots of ways to enjoy lemonade

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Summer is almost here, and with rising temperatures, I’m reminded of the importance of hydration.

Down the Line

NICK TALBOT: Local teams not capitalizing on big-time stars

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The talent is here.

Roos get a victory all of KISD can savor

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Wow.

Few bright spots for 8-5A after nondistrict batterings

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It’s going to be a long, brutal high school football season in Central Texas.

The Bookworm

‘83 Minutes’ quickly grabs your interest

‘83 Minutes’ quickly grabs your interest

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It doesn’t take very long.

As dads, some presidents were distant, some were real duds

As dads, some presidents were distant, some were real duds

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Ah, dear old Dad.

Scientists support U.S. troops, too

Scientists support U.S. troops, too

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Thank you for your service.

Outside Insights

Watch out for poisonous pests this summer

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Summer is the time for relaxation for many families. Some will hang around the house while others will want to get outside and play. There may…

Nature’s music: Listen for birds’ songs and calls

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Temperatures are rising, as they should. Summer is here, and early morning is probably the most comfortable time to spend outside.

Reasons to give someone a rose

Reasons to give someone a rose

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I was doing some research and learned that June 12 is “Red Rose Day.”

Spare Time

DON WRIGHT: A ‘great ride’ comes to an end

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The official results are in for the Harvest Tournament, and taking top honors is the team Young People with a score of 3,246. The team consist…

DON WRIGHT: Entries for Open tourney are encouraging

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The Greater Killeen-Fort Hood USBC Association will present the Open Championship Tournament on Nov. 7-8 and 14-15, and thanks to the board me…

DON WRIGHT: Rash wins tourney despite painful mistake

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Just returned from a week vacation in Las Vegas with my daughter and son-in-law. My old military police unit from Germany was having its reuni…

Backseat Driver

Killeen says goodbye to Texas Thunder Speedway

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Race fans started lining up well before 6 p.m. Saturday night.

Driver OK after rollover at Texas Thunder

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It’s a group nobody wants to join, but occasionally a new member is inducted.

Jason Batt scores weekend double at HOT, TTS

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With only two weeks left in the life of Texas Thunder Speedway, Harker Heights racer Jason Batt is closing in on a once-in-a-lifetime goal.

Healthy Living

Turning a walk into a workout

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When I go to the park, I look around and I see just that, a park.

Blood pressure woes

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My last check-in with my nurse practitioner brought up a familiar discussion — my blood pressure.

Springing back into a routine

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Usually, I’m a morning person.

Editorials

Killeen council must put city's house in order

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With Tuesday’s swearing in of newly appointed Place 2 Councilman Richard “Dick” Young, the Killeen City Council is back at full strength for t…

Gunfire attacks in Killeen raise residents' concerns

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Killeen residents have good reason to be concerned.

Public information procedures lacking for Killeen, KISD

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Last Tuesday could have been a big day for transparency in government.