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    (Courtesy Tim Sinclair)
    SOAP BOX DERBYSoap Box Classic returns to Keene on Labor Day

    The second annual Johnson County Soap Box Classic — a soap box derby for adults and children —  will roll down Wallen Ridge in Keene on Labor Day. Full Story
    TRAVEL
    (Paul Gnadt)
    Readers offer travel tips, especially about flying with children

    Whether flying alone for business or with spouse or family for pleasure, Star Group readers offer tips that will help make your next trip in the air a walk in the park. Full Story
    OPINION
    DOUG CARVERAs Time Goes By No. 13: School got serious in the fifth grade

    During the days when the dog was chasing the two old men and an explosion destroyed the refinery at Ibex, spring had passed and school was out. Full Story
    OBITUARIES
    PEGGY JEAN STARKS

    Burleson -- Peggy Jean Starks, 71, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, with her family and friends at her side. Full Story
    SPORTS
    CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENTSFootball season brings resumption of golf tournaments

    As the Texas Rangers season lands in the deep rough, football season brings cooler weather and a resumption of charity tournaments. Full Story
    (Nathan Bilow/AP)
    Crested Butte to be Bud Light's 'Whatever' town

    DENVER (AP) — Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte are not up for "Whatever" — a secretive Bud Light plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an online and television ad campaign. Full Story
    (David Azia/AP)
    Inarritu's 'Birdman' opens Venice Film Festival

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — A film in which art and fame battle it out in the streets and skies of Manhattan has kicked off the 71st Venice Film Festival, where high-art aspirations mix with Hollywood hopes. Full Story
    (AP Photo/Nick Ut/file)
    Suge Knight won't talk to police

    After being shot at Chris Brown’s party, rap mogul reportedly isn’t cooperating with authorities to find shooter.