• July 26, 2016

Online Features

  • Pets

    Know the symptoms of 'Stank Face'

    (BPT) - Attention: If you own a cat, you could be unknowingly exposing friends and family to the embarrassing condition of Stank Face. You know, the universal expression of disgust often caused by litter box odor. Luckily, experts have now determined the primary cause of this controversial ailment; inferior cat litter. And a cure is available thanks to the odor control experts at Tidy Cats.

  • Home Decorating

    Tips to Make a Dorm Room a Home

    (StatePoint) College bound? Dorm room comfort is crucial for health, happiness and academic success. Luckily, there are ways to create personalized, functional spaces within any budget.

  • Kitchen Bed Bath

    3 simple, fast changes to make your kitchen more usable and beautiful

    (BPT) - Why do you want to remodel your kitchen? Sure, the cabinets date back to the disco era, but the doors and hardware all still work. Your stove may be older than your college senior, but you can still bake a batch of chocolate chip cookies in it. So why invest the time, money and emotional capital in renovating the most-used room in your home?

  • Bridal

    Wedding Season Tips to Select Champagne

    (StatePoint) Fizzing, bubbling, exciting and inspiring. Champagne is the quintessential complement to any memorable occasion, but perhaps is most inextricably linked to setting the mood for romance.

Top Story

What You Don't Know About the Impact of Vision in Your Child's Life

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - Just when you are getting used to having your children home for the summer, you realize -- it's already almost time to send them back to school. So you schedule appointments and check-ups, but one thing that often goes unchecked is a child's vision.

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Tuesday 07/26/2016
Parents: How to Encourage Discovery and Fun at Home
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 2:31 am

(StatePoint) As kids are getting into “back-to-school” mode, it’s a great time to get little ones ready for the year ahead. And while they’re busy learning their ABCs and 123s in the classroom, it’s important to keep them exploring, discovering and engaged at home as well.   

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Monday 07/25/2016
5 common headache types, what causes them, and how to treat them
Posted: July 25, 2016

(BPT) - We’re all familiar with headaches, but for many of us it may be difficult to identify different headache types and the best way to treat them. Here are five common headache types and recommended ways to help make the pain a distant memory.

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The Difference Between Heart Attacks and Heart Failure
Updated: July 25, 2016 - 2:31 pm

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - Heart attacks and heart failure are two common medical conditions facing millions of patients across the U.S. each year, but a diagnosis of either can result in very different approaches to how a patient is treated, monitored and followed by his or her physician. For patients, knowing the differences between the two conditions is important to ensure you get appropriate treatment and long-term care that will help result in optimal outcomes and improved quality of life.

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Back-to-School Tips for Parents of Children with ADHD
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 2:31 am

(BPT) - The back-to-school season can be a hectic time for families in general, but this time of year is an especially hard adjustment for kids with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Saying goodbye to relaxed, unstructured summer schedules and transitioning to earlier mornings and indoor classroom learning can be difficult for children with ADHD.

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Five Steps Toward Better Battery Behavior
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—Here’s hot news about your car battery that may seem surprising: It’s not so much the cold that gets it down as it is high heat.

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Mobile App Games Like Pokémon Go Present Potential Physical And Cyber Security Threats
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—Software developer Niantic’s new mobile app Pokémon GO has made history as the most played mobile game in the United States to date, according to TechCrunch. SurveyMonkey found that the app boasts more than 21 million actively daily users, who log nearly 35 minutes a day catching augmented reality monsters by visiting real-world location. Nearly all users want to become Pokémon masters, often overlooking the dangers of “catching ‘em all” during the process.

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Moving Yourself Right
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—Many people these days are taking things into their own hands when it comes to moving to a new home. If you’re ever among them and you need to rent and drive the moving truck, there are a few facts and figures that can help you save time, trouble and money:

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3 Factors That Impact Homeowner Happiness
Updated: July 25, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) It is said that as you get older you become wiser, but as homeowners grow older, do they become happier? According to a nationwide homeowner happiness survey conducted by HomeAdvisor, the answer is yes. This was the case of Bob and Joanie Johnson, who dropped their youngest child off at college in August 2015.

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Copperas Cove police looking for burglary suspect
Posted: July 26, 2016

COPPERAS COVE — Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect they say was involved in a burglary of a building and criminal mischief that occurred Monday at Jokers/Southern Nights Club, 301 Joe's Road.

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Copperas Cove council to look at tax rate
Posted: July 24, 2016

The Copperas Cove City Council will have a workshop at 5 p.m. Tuesday to see a presentation on and discuss the ad valorem tax rate for fiscal year 2016-2017.

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