(Paul Gnadt)
CHAMBER OF COMMERCEOrr urges chamber members to support state Proposition 1

Money to repair aging Texas roads can be found on the ballot in the November election, State Rep. Rob Orr, R-Burleson, told the monthly meeting of the Keene Chamber of Commerce Thursday at the Keene Senior Center. Full Story
(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
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

Michelle was a beautiful wife, loving mother and wonderful friend. She was born on Aug. 11, 1960, and joined our heavenly Father Oct.19, 2014, after fighting a long debilitating illness. Full Story
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KEENE HIGH SCHOOLSenior Lady Chargers volleyball players recognized

Keene Wanda R. Smith High School volleyball seniors were honored Oct. 21 and escorted by teachers. Zayda Gonzalez was escorted by Neico Adams and Rebekah Perez. Full Story
(Paul Gnadt)
ORDINATION SERVICEKeene Baptist Church Pastor Michael Nightingale ordained at local service

Keene Baptist Church Pastor Michael Nightingale was ordained in a special service Oct. 19 at the church, currently located at Old Betsy Village. Full Story
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Son to Usher: Dad, you're not a great singer

NEW YORK (AP) — One of Usher's sons studies his dance moves meticulously, while the other has said to the Grammy-winning star: "You're not a great singer. Full Story