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This Week in Texas: ABC13 sits down 1-on-1 with new HISD Superintendent Mike Miles, and officials on state of Texas legislation

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abc13.com – – 2023-06-11 15:51:53

SUMMARY: New Houston Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles discusses the new cabinet aimed at implementing his vision for the district. Representative Sylvia Garcia talks about reducing railway dangers in east Houston and her upcoming immigration legislation. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick’s challenge to Speaker of the House Dade Phelan and Governor Greg Abbott over property taxes is also discussed.

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Cedar Park falls to No. 1 Mansfield Timberview in semis

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www.kxan.com – Billy Gates – 2024-02-29 23:25:12

SUMMARY: Cedar Park’s girls basketball team lost 67-45 to Mansfield Timberview in the 5A semifinals. Timberview had a strong second quarter, outrebounding Cedar Park 51-29 and dominating on second-chance points. Kennedy Carlyle led Cedar Park with 19 points, while Mariah Davis struggled shooting but contributed 10 points, five rebounds, and five assists. For Timberview, Brooklyn Terry and Kamryn Wilson scored 13 points each, with Wilson also grabbing 12 rebounds for a double-double. Cedar Park’s season ended with a 27-12 record, while Timberview advanced to the state title game against Frisco Liberty after defeating Cedar Park.

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100-year-old Central California woman celebrates 25th birthday on Leap Day

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abc13.com – KFSN – 2024-02-29 22:25:46

SUMMARY: Helen Davidson of Park Visalia Assisted Living & Memory Care celebrates her 100th birthday, which is only her 25th because she was born on a leap year. She credits her faith and family for a full life and emphasizes the importance of being a good person. Davidson’s daughter praises her mother’s likable and fun personality and her dedication to physical activity. Growing up on a farm in Kansas, Davidson later became a teacher after earning a degree from Fresno State. Her family plans to celebrate her milestone with a weekend of festivities, and Davidson expresses gratitude for their presence.

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Airbnb: Austin, Hill Country most booked ahead of solar eclipse weekend

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www.kxan.com – Julianna Russ – 2024-02-29 20:46:36

SUMMARY: Airbnb has noticed a surge in interest for properties along the path of the upcoming solar eclipse in April. Austin and the Hill Country in Texas are trending destinations for travelers wanting to experience the eclipse. Texas is among the most-booked states, with a 600% increase in searches for the weekend of the eclipse. Over 60% of listings along the eclipse path in Texas are already booked. Airbnb reported a 1000% increase in searches for stays along the eclipse path in the US, with other popular cities including Mazatlán, Indianapolis, Montreal, and more. The eclipse will be the last to cross North America for over 20 years.

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