• October 21, 2014

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Hunting conditions should improve soon
Posted: October 17, 2014

Hunting conditions have “been kind of tough lately” according to area expert Donnie Mathes, a 29-year game warden at Fort Hood.

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Expert recommends focusing on oak tree areas
Posted: October 10, 2014

With bow-hunting underway, area hunting expert Master SGT Tim Rake, of Gatesville, says the best places to concentrate on are “areas with a lot of oak trees.”

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Record-breaking buck taken last month at Fort Hood
Posted: October 09, 2014

According to Donnie Mathes, a 29-year game warden at Fort Hood, Mike Myers, of Belton, “took the biggest buck ever taken off of Fort Hood.”

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BMX stunt team entertains soldiers, family and friends at Fort Hood
Posted: August 09, 2014

FORT HOOD — Thirty-nine may not seem all that old, but in the world of big air bikes where your competition and co-performers are often under age 18, Monster Stunt Team manager John Bethers takes pride in being the team’s elder statesman. 

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Persistence pays off for newest bodybuilding professionals
Posted: July 13, 2014

When trainer Terrance Williams accompanied his clients, Kendra Beasley and Brittany Campbell, to the NPC Jr. National Bodybuilding Championships in Chicago last month, he was hoping for the coronation of two of his clients who he felt had long ago topped out as amateurs.

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Cen-Tex Football/Cheer Camp begins Friday
Posted: July 09, 2014

This weekend, area kids get to learn from some of the best in their sport during the 5th Annual Cen-Tex Football/Cheer Camp and Combine at Leo Buckley Stadium.

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Four local kids earn medals at national championships
Posted: July 04, 2014

Moments into the competition, Riley Maker had a moment of clarity.

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III Corps staff sergeant falls in UFC match in San Antonio
Posted: June 30, 2014

For the first time in his professional career, Colton Smith had an opportunity to attend a training camp before a fight. But unfortunately for the III Corps staff sergeant, the result was similar to his previous two. 

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X Games promises some extra-special events
Posted: June 05, 2014

Austin is getting extreme and it has nothing to do with the temperatures.

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Campbell ready for competition
Posted: June 01, 2014

Last set. Best set.

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Wicked City Derby Damez host fundraiser to aid storm victims
Posted: May 17, 2014

It’s been almost a month, but Soni Berkhamer remembers the storm system that moved through the central and southeast portion of the country very well.

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Fort Hood’s Smith trains for UFC debut next month
Posted: May 16, 2014

FORT HOOD — Staff Sgt. Colton Smith first gained notoriety by winning “The Ultimate Fighter.”

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Derby Damez returning favor in Corpus Christi fundraiser
Posted: March 23, 2014

The nature of roller derby is one of imposing a physical will when you’re on quad skates, but developing close-knit relationships when you’re off. 

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Organizers seek to keep Army Marathon growing
Posted: March 04, 2014

Much like the more than 1,000 runners that participated in Sunday’s Army Marathon II, race director Ed Bandas said the event is here for the long haul.

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Chuck Engle perseveres to win frigid second annual Army Marathon
Posted: March 03, 2014

TEMPLE — Chuck Engle thought about quitting, and not a lot of people could blame him. 

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Fort Worth woman finishes Army Marathon this time — and wins
Posted: March 03, 2014

Maria Martinez remembers all too well her finish in last year’s Army Marathon. Or the lack thereof. The 37-year-old from Fort Worth ran in the inaugural event in April, but had to withdraw at the 21-mile mark because of a knee injury.

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Army Marathon Route
Posted: February 28, 2014
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Officials ready for Army Marathon II
Posted: February 28, 2014

BELTON — While marathon runners have been training for the Army Marathon II for months, they won’t be the only people showcasing their skills.

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Area residents bone up on fitness at Heights’ Fitness Bonus
Posted: October 20, 2013

HARKER HEIGHTS — To get fit, area residents can buy a gym membership or get hip with local city programs. 

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Yoga the ‘essence of life’
Posted: October 17, 2013

Sitting atop a mat on a tile floor, Linda Sevika Ward told her eight class members to close their eyes, lean back and exhale.

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Everybody wins in Heights fitness center’s Biggest Loser contest
Posted: October 08, 2013

Pat Cones bought herself a six-week-long birthday present.

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Pros camp expects more than 300 athletes
Posted: July 12, 2013

Maybe they’re not all from the Greater Killeen-Fort Hood area, but that was Roy Miller’s vision when the Cen-Tex Pro Football Camp and Combine debuted in 2010.

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Race security tight
Updated: September 03, 2014 - 11:57 am

TEMPLE — King and Joshua Johnson sat on the ground, without a care in the world, coloring and drawing stars on posters that read, “Daddy Rocks” and “Daddy’s Awesome.”

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SMOOTH RUN: Inaugural Army Marathon goes off without a hitch
Updated: September 03, 2014 - 11:57 am

TEMPLE — Richard Shaw doesn’t know how far he ran his first marathon.

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