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Every public school student in the United States learns about photosynthesis, electricity and the human digestive system. But, Copperas Cove ISD also teaches students how to develop software applications and provides the opportunity to learn about algorithms through computer programming.

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Empty calories from added sugars and solid fats contribute to 40 percent of daily calories for children and adolescents age 2–18 years—affecting the overall quality of their diets. Schools are in a unique position to provide students with opportunities to learn about and practice healthy eat…

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COPPERAS COVE — More than 50 people shrugged off overcast skies and a slight chill to take part in a waterway cleanup event sponsored by Keep Copperas Cove Beautiful Saturday morning.

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As the Copperas Cove High School DECA chapter headed to Fort Worth, all students could think of is making their advisor, their school and their community proud and upholding the organization’s reputation. The pressure was on.

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More than 400,000 babies are born in Texas annually. Preparing for first-time parenthood is met with many questions, concerns, and needs. From breastfeeding to diaper changing, even the simplest tasks can seem daunting as a new parent.

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The Copperas Cove community will be seeing red on the runway on Saturday in recognition of February being Heart Month. Young Miss Five Hills Angelica Torres heads up a Go Red for Women Fashion Show at Keep Copperas Cove’s Eco Fling on Saturday at the Copperas Cove Civic Center at 11 a.m.

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With the touch of our finger—several times a day—we all count on electricity to light up our lives. Students begin learning about electricity with an introduction to the most basic unit in ordinary matter, the atom. Once the components of an atom are addressed and understood, students move i…

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One in seven children ages 6-12 years suffered a toothache in the last six months. Tooth decay or cavities is a chronic condition for one in every five children in elementary school. At least 20% of elementary age students in the nation have at least one untreated cavity. The percentage of c…

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Five-year old Mikayla Heilison has proven her resilience at a very young age. The daughter of a soldier stationed at Fort Hood, she often endures long periods of time when her father is deployed, in field training or on temporary duty somewhere far from home.

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SAN ANTONIO — Copperas Cove High School band members Lillian Peterson and David Sweetwood will perform with the Texas All-State 6A Band in San Antonio on Saturday and CCHS choir student Parker A. Reed will perform with the Texas All-State 6A Choir as part of the 2020 Texas Music Educators As…

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More than 50,000 children in Texas are in the Department of Human Services foster care system. Many of these children are removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect. The Coryell County Rainbow Room, operated by volunteers, works to meet the needs of these children when they are forced …

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During the Holocaust, 1.5 million children, the majority of whom were Jewish, were murdered either directly or as a direct consequence of Nazi actions. Children were especially vulnerable to death carried out by the Nazi regime which began segregating Jewish children in school as early as 1933.

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Experience helps build a champion athlete, but practice makes perfect. While the S. C. Lee Junior High cheerleaders did not receive a perfect score from the judges at the Texas Cheerleader Fun Cheer Open State Championship in Georgetown last Saturday, they did score highly enough to capture …

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Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma. The greater the number of people who know how to control bleeding in an injured patient, the greater the chances of surviving that injury. Texas House Bill 496 passed by the state legislature mandates all school …