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Staff Spotlight: Jack Heron

Tee Word: As the newest member of the Let’s Connect and Symphonic Skin writing team, what can readers expect from you as a writer? Jack: Readers can expect a unique voice. I’m on a team of greats but I also have every intention of creating material that readers can’t get anywhere else. TW: Writing professionally […]

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Let’s Connect Business: Lisa Kelly, Grabbagreen

Who is Lisa, and what do you do at Grabbagreen restaurant? I am a United States Army Veteran, a nurse, a health and fitness enthusiast and a community wellness advocate. I am the owner of Grabbagreen and center all my efforts on educating the community on proper nutrition and living their best life. What is […]

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Ministry

Words of Inspiration: Helping Homeless in Killeen

Helping Homeless in Killeen (HHIK) provides a warm and welcoming environment for the homeless and less fortunate individuals in the Killeen community for over five years now. This God led outreach ministry is an extension of Anointed Christian Church located at 333 East Avenue D in downtown Killeen. Every Monday morning from 7am-8am this ministry […]

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Local Focus: Svenja Jefferson, Beauty Mark

Staff Writer Tee Word checks in with beauty and makeup specialist Svenja Jefferson! LC: Your line of work is very intimate and detail oriented. Is it intimidating to perform such a personal task for your clients? SJ: It can be intimidating sometimes because we’re talking about a (semi) permanent procedure in someone’s face but thanks […]

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Staff Spotlight: Anita Y. Armstrong

Anita Y. Armstrong is the founder of Inner Circle Ministries Management; a Client Administration Firm. Many have referred to her as a “Dream Pusher” and “Selfless Servant”. She is a creative content writer for several social media outlets, book editor of over six published books, youth art instructor, in addition to being a poet. She […]

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Non-Profit Spotlight

Non-Profit Spotlight: Teach Them to Love (T3L) Community Outreach

ABOUT US Teach Them to Love (T3L) Community Outreach OUTREACH T3L (Teach Them To Love Outreach Ministries) is a Community Outreach Support and Christian Counseling Center. We are a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization serving the community with relevant, evidence-based practices outreach programs. Our services are Holistically designed to those suffering from Family Violence, Substance […]

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Local Focus: So Natural Catering, Luvina Norwood-Sabree

How did So Natural Catering start? My family and I came from Chicago where we ate mainly organic food. Here in Central Texas, the only and closest option for organic food was in Austin. So we decided to open a restaurant that offered those options. The restaurant was not a good location because not many […]

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Staff Spotlight: Andralena Miller

Andralena Miller is a content creator and the founder and CEO of New Destini Productions, an upcoming writing and editing company. The company will assist individuals, organizations and businesses with their various content writing, editing, and proofreading needs. Shortly after receiving her bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies-Interpersonal and Organizational Communication at the University of North […]

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Non-Profit Spotlight

Non-Profit Spotlight: A Better Us

A Better Us is a youth outreach non-profit corporation located and operated here in Central Texas. Our mission is to empower, educate and steer the youth in the community towards a better life and future. We do this by a mentoring program that allows the adolescents in our community to be paired with a mentor […]

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Non-Profit Spotlight: C.A.S.A.

Court Appointed Special Advocates (C.A.S.A.) WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A CASA VOLUNTEER When a child enters the foster care system because his or her home is no longer safe, a judge may appoint a committed volunteer to help them. That volunteer is a Court Appointed Special Advocate®, or a CASA. CASA volunteers are screened, […]

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