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  • Georgia Coulson Dill - 08/24/2014 08:47 AM CDT
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    My Side: Kinder, gentler BRA?

    08/21/2014 09:18 AM CDT
    One can’t help but wonder if we’re seeing a kinder, gentler Brazos River Authority.In the last several months, it seems BRA officials have been more open to discussion and sharing information, particularly when it comes to water. 
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    My Side: CPS cases disturbing
    08/14/2014 09:46 AM CDT - The high numbers of cases involving Child Protective Services is truly disturbing on several levels.The obvious problem is what happens to children. When it becomes so egregious that CPS must step in and take children from their parents, it means the home life for those children is, at best, not supportive of their health and welfare and, at worst, a threat to their health and safety. Read more

    Letter to the Editor: Veterans, too, face suicide
    08/14/2014 09:45 AM CDT - Dear Editor,Like many others I am sadden by the suicide of an extremely popular entertainer.  For the next week to 10 days, there will be tributes, previous movies shown, stage performance recordings aired and more. Read more

    Vermont bistro scolded for removing its bacon sign

    WINOOSKI, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont restaurant that removed a bacon advertisement called insensitive to vegans and Muslims is being criticized for doing so. Full Story
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    Diane Sawyer exits as ABC's evening news anchor

    NEW YORK (AP) — Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news team each weeknight. Full Story