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Austin-area home sales up 1.1 percent this year

Home sales in the Cedar Park and Leander areas continued to climb over the summer, with prices on the rise as well. According to the 2018 2nd quarter Texas Quarterly Housing Report, home sales …

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High School Football

Cedar Park holds off late San Angelo Central push to pick up first win of 2018

Cedar Park looked like Cedar Park again on Friday night.

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Vandegrift sweeps team competition at Cedar Park XC Invitational It's a lot easier for Jordan Mathis to run fast when she thinking happy thoughts.
Vandegrift sweeps McNeil to pull even atop district standings Brynne Wright finished the first set with an emphatic kill and Vandegrift never looked back.
Westwood stays undefeated in district with gritty four-set win over McNeil Sometime midway through the fourth set, things got a little crazy.
Viper strike: Vandegrift hands Cedar Park first regular season loss since 2014 As soon as the final whistle blew Friday night at Gupton Stadium, the far wall of white made up of Vandegrift players, students and fans exploded.
College & Pro Football

Texas A&M trounces UL-Monroe with top-ranked Alabama looming

Saturday night was not supposed to be a challenge for Texas A&M and it never really was. Louisiana-Monroe was the sacrificial lamb walking into Kyle Field one week after the Aggies narrowly lost to the No. 2 team in the nation and one week before they hit the road to take on the No. 1 team.

State & Region

Retiring GOP state rep blasts Abbott's move to expand power over agencies

More than a month after Gov. Greg Abbott directed state agencies to submit proposed new rules to his office before publishing them, a retiring Republican lawmaker has called out the policy as a …

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School News

Students excel in LISD NJROTC program

Service is a word synonymous with kindness, care and cooperation. Service means a great deal in the lives of three seventeen-year-old Vista Ridge High School seniors: Cailey Grimball, Andrew Delaney …

Editorials
TEA's school district grades provide little clarity

Just in time to cause parents to worry and wonder if the teachers and staff at their children's’ school are up to the task, the Texas Education Agency released its first round of A-F letter grades …

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Dissent is essential to our democracy

Two is good, four is better

Letters
LETTER: Mr. Hahn gets it wrong in his letter

Dear Editor,I read with interest the letter printed in last week’s paper by Mr. David Hahn, responding to a column by Carl Golden about President Trump’s treatment of the media. Here are my …

LETTER: Shriners should stop using animals in circuses

LETTER: Glad President Trump Calls the Media Out

Commentary
Faith Commentary
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