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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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Simple salads

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Cooking often feels like a chore on the 100-plus- degree days we’ve been having lately.

Area centers forming fun fall leagues

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Leagues are forming at all three centers, and the association is hoping to see full house action this season.

Nolanville facing candidate shortage

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Nolanville’s looking for a few good men — or women.

Cooking with Clare

Simple salads

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Cooking often feels like a chore on the 100-plus- degree days we’ve been having lately.

Chocolate, cheesecake make great pair

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It’s not magic, but sometimes baking feels that way.

Simple sides for barbecue

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Taking inventory of my deep freezer Saturday, I found a bunch of pork chops I’d bought on sale.

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

A must-have for Box fans

A must-have for Box fans

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You’re stuck.

Author’s killer wit infuses life into book about death

Author’s killer wit infuses life into book about death

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The good guy always has decent aim.

Despite flaws, ‘Laws of Wrath’ is a fine thriller

Despite flaws, ‘Laws of Wrath’ is a fine thriller

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One for me, and one for you.

Outside Insights

Be aware, they’re there

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As a kiddo, I loved climbing trees. It was a challenge, a getaway. I felt a sense of freedom to imagine I could do anything.

Hackberry: Trash tree  or treasure?

Hackberry: Trash tree or treasure?

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I often hear people refer to the hackberry tree as a trash tree. This term can mean different things to different folks, I suppose, but the ha…

Keep your plants healthy

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Last week, I discussed feeding/fertilizing plants and whether or not it was too late in the year to do so.

Spare Time

Area centers forming fun fall leagues

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Leagues are forming at all three centers, and the association is hoping to see full house action this season.

Lavery-Spahr takes title with strong finish

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The 18th annual Killeen Open concluded Sunday and the former PBA Southwest Region Rookie of the Year came away with the $3,000 first-place mon…

PBA SW Region set to induct five into HOF

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The Professional Bowlers Association Southwest Region will induct five individuals into the PBA Southwest Region Hall of Fame in its inaugural…

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

Nolanville facing candidate shortage

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Nolanville’s looking for a few good men — or women.

Killeen council’s subdivision vote undercuts plan

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Last week’s Killeen City Council vote to approve a plan for a housing subdivision in the city’s university/cemetery overlay district was a sig…

Resolutions on immigration issue accomplish little

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Last month Bell County commissioners took a stand on the immigration crisis. Now a Killeen councilman is asking his colleagues to do the same.

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