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John Wayne Schulz and Rob Garrett
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American Idol’s John Wayne Schulz Interview [VIDEO]

This morning, John Wayne Schulz of American Idol fame was in the KIXS Studio being interviewed on-air by KIXS own Rob Garrett. John talks about his experiences on American Idol, meeting George Strait before singing the National Anthem, his main reason for trying out for the show, and his plans for the future.

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Sarah's reasons for keeping it together
Sarah's reasons for keeping it together
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The Morning Of A Stay At Home Mom

I’m a stay-at-home mom. When I tell people that, I get a lot of “What do you do all day?” I really wish I could say that I do nothing, that I sit around and watch soaps and internet shop all day long.

In all honesty, at the end of the day when I look back, I haven’t gotten anything noticeable done. I’m sure my husband wonders what I do all day, too. So I decided to write down every single thing I did for one day. Just to give you a glimpse of what I do. Here is a typical Tuesday morning.

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Rock, Paper, Scissors
Rock, Paper, Scissors
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Rock, Paper, Scissors?

Rock, paper, scissors. A classic decision making activity. It’s more reliable than the Magic 8 Ball. It helps decide who will sit in the front seat, who’s turn it is to grab a beer and who has to do the dishes, just to name a few

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Tech Thursday: In Case You Missed It!

On Tuesday of this week (3-8-11), Microsoft had plans to ship three security bulletins this month to cover at least four serious vulnerabilities in ALL supported versions of Windows. That includes the Windows OS, Microsoft Office and Microsoft’s Groove 2007

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Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
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And You Thought Coffee Was Bad.

I was looking over the front page of Yahoo the other day and noticed a story that really got me thinking. After all these years of thinking coffee is not for me, I might have to change that.

I will drink coffee only if it has loads of sugar and cream. I also really like mocha frappacinos from either Starbucks or Hastingssince they give me the energy I need in the morning. That was the reason I drink those, but after doing a little research coffee actually has some really good benefits.

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Getty Images
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Victoria Searches For A New Firechief

According to the City of Victoria, the search for a new firechief has been narrowed to 2 applicants.

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Truck runs into Firestone, Firestone wins
Photo by Melissa Rivera
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Another Vehicle Versus Another Building

Is it something in the water? Are the bars opening earlier? Are the buildings being allowed to wander around on the streets unsupervised?

This morning, a truck drove into one of the exterior barriers of the C

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Is your wi-fi network secure?
Is your wi-fi network secure?
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Tech Thursday: Protect Your Data

Almost all internet ready laptops, video game consoles, digital audio players and smart phone have a Wi-Fi connection. (Wi-Fi (pronounced wye-fye) is a trademark of the Wi-F i Alliance) So, how secure are you? The Wi-Fi Alliance has launched of a campaign to urge computer users to set-up their routers and devices to use WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2) on all their wireless Wi-Fi equipment

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photo by Rob Garrett
photo by Rob Garrett
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The Beer Garden Is Back!

As you all know by now the 2011 Victoria Livestock show begins today and that means the Beer Garden is back!  Today at noon is the official Grand Opening Ceremony for the 65th Annual Livestock Show.

The Exhibit Hall and Beer Garden both open at noon today with Southern Rose playing in the Beer Garden this evening from 8-11p.m.

The fun continues tomorrow being kids day from 8 a.m. untill 3 p.m.  The Petting zoo also opens at 8 a.m. and later that evening enjoy music from The Nick Burleson Band from 8-12 in the Beer Garden.

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