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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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‘The Wonder’ is an awesome read

‘The Wonder’ is an awesome read

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The truth was bent a bit.

Former Killeen councilman decries removal of planning commmissioner

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Former Killeen councilman decries removal of planning commissioner

Killeen ISD mom says board not proactive about classroom cameras

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Killeen ISD mom says board not proactive about classroom cameras

Cooking with Clare

Mix up granitas for grown-up frozen dessert

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While the weather is starting to get cooler, it’s still hot enough to enjoy a cold, refreshing dessert.

Brown bagging it to keep my diet on track

Brown bagging it to keep my diet on track

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School starts next week for students across Central Texas, which means it’s time to decide what to eat for lunch.

Brown bag it with two tasty sandwiches

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Brown bagging it at lunch time is a great way to control calories and keep more cash in my wallet. I keep on track with my diet by knowing exa…

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

‘The Wonder’ is an awesome read

‘The Wonder’ is an awesome read

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The truth was bent a bit.

Laugh about Florida with Dave Barry

Laugh about Florida with Dave Barry

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Oh, how you need a vacation.

Book: Taylor, Jackson had lots in common

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Your closest friend really gets you.

Outside Insights

Nature helps predict weather

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Many of our daily conversations begin by discussing the weather, since it affects us all and so much of our schedule and activities depend upo…

Bunch of bananas growing in Killeen

Bunch of bananas growing in Killeen

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I was heading into a business a couple of weeks ago and noticed a fun sight — a bunch of bananas. While I grew up seeing bananas growing quite…

Painful lesson learned about stinging insects

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I hope you heeded my advice in last week’s column about taking precautions for stinging insects, because I didn’t. And boy, did I pay.

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…

Letters to the Editor

Former Killeen councilman decries removal of planning commmissioner

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Former Killeen councilman decries removal of planning commissioner

Killeen ISD mom says board not proactive about classroom cameras

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Killeen ISD mom says board not proactive about classroom cameras

Heights reader says new museum should be seen by all Americans

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To the Editor:

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 should narrow scope of audit

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Killeen City Council members agree on the need of a forensic audit to answer continuing questions about the city’s troubled finances.

Budget adopted, but council has hard work ahead

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Killeen’s city council passed a budget last week — on time and by a unanimous vote.

Editorial: Poor process, politics slowed Killeen budget

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It took seven weeks, but Killeen City Council members finally reached agreement on some significant cuts to the municipal budget Tuesday.