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KEENE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLKeene Elementary represented at CASA Superhero Run

Keene Elementary School was represented by some faculty, students and their parents Oct. 11 at the Court Appointed Special Advocates of Johnson County annual Superhero Run in Cleburne. Full Story
TRAVEL
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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
GENE HAYES

Cross Plains, Texas -- Gene Hayes, age 82, of Rising Star, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in the Rising Star Nursing Home.  Full Story
SPORTS
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CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENTSShake up in schedule of area charity golf tourneys

Marine Corps postponed, Champions added
One charity golf tournament scheduled for October has landed in a hazard and taken a drop to a later date, but three others are on the tee box and ready to swing away. Full Story
LIFESTYLES
DOUG CARVERRemembering Fort Brown

Before World War II began, we always had Wednesday afternoons off, and the troops usually arranged for some sporting event. Full Story
Super drunk woman arrested, mistook jail for bar

PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) — One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell. Full Story
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On the road to find the world's funniest person

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace: Forget about guns and bombs, and just tell jokes to each other. Full Story
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Charlie Sheen breaks up with porn star fiancee

The “Anger Management” star had planned to marry Brett Rossi in November, but now says he wants to devote his time to his children.