• June 29, 2016

Home Improvement

Top Story

Cleaning Hacks to Tackle Each Room of Your Home

(Family Features) From fighting fuzz on the living room sofa to removing grime from kitchen appliances, these quick and easy tips can help you prep your home for summertime entertaining.

Pet Central

pets

Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we’ll help by giving you lots of tips and tricks! More >>

Fitness

Fitness

Our fitness articles will help teach you how to work out with gym- and home-based exercises. More >>

Crosswords

Crosswords

Enjoy the crosswords challenge in our free daily puzzles, from the harder Sunday crossword to the quicker daily. More >>

Sudoku

Sudoku

Every Sudoku has a unique solution that can be reached logically. Enter numbers into the blank spaces so that each row, column and 3x3 box contains the numbers 1 to 9. More >>




Recent Headlines

Monday 06/27/2016
Easy Ways to Keep Your Pet Happy and Healthy
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) For many people pets are a part of the family. Owning a pet is a rewarding experience, but also an important responsibility. Fortunately, there are preventative measures that can be taken to help keep pets healthy.

Comments (0)
5 Tips for Fast, Fun Golf
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) Most golfers would agree that speeding up pace of play makes the game, and their time spent on the links, more enjoyable. And they know the faster they play their way through nine or 18 holes, the more golf they can squeeze into their busy lives.

Comments (0)
Get Ready to Get Your Grill On
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) Outdoor cooking is one of the highlights of the summer season, right up there with long days spent at the beach. Not only is grilling perfect for entertaining and socializing, but it also provides an ideal way to get out of the kitchen during the hot summer months.

Comments (0)
Plan Ahead for Power Outages
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) Summer storms are often accompanied by damaging hail, high winds, heavy rain and lightning that cause widespread power outages affecting homeowners' peace of mind, and their pocketbooks. Homeowners can prepare for possible power outages by establishing an emergency plan for their families.

Comments (0)
5 Tips to Get More Out of Your Backyard
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) Once warmer weather arrives, there is nothing better than spending time outside on your deck or patio. But before you can enjoy those outdoor spaces to the fullest, you need to put in a little work to make them feel fresh and new again.

Comments (0)
High-End Home Upgrades
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) For most people, the home is their family’s most significant asset. Upgrading is a smart approach to protecting and growing the value of that investment.

Comments (0)
Help Fuel the Simple Joys of Summer for Kids in Need
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) Summer is about fun and freedom – and to most kids, it means months filled with playing in the sun, swimming at the lake or playing baseball in the park. However, more than 22 million children may lose access to free or reduced-price meal programs when school lets out.

Comments (0)
10 Steps to a Better Backyard
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) Follow these simple steps for building your dream escape – right in your own backyard. For more inspiration and ideas, visit Trex.com.

Comments (0)
Copperas Cove reminds residents of fireworks usage
Posted: June 29, 2016

COPPERAS COVE — With the July Fourth holiday on Monday, city officials remind residents that Cove prohibits fireworks within the city limits. The ordinance will be strictly enforced, officials said.

more »
Texas A&M chancellor to herald $1.5M grant in Killeen
Posted: June 28, 2016

Texas A&M University-Central Texas will make a public announcement today regarding a $1.5 million grant the university received through The Texas A&M University System Chancellor’s Research Initiative to bring an aspiring young researcher to the campus to engage in a collaborative solar research initiative.

more »