Ever thought how smooth or horrible things would be if there were a 4 day school in Killeen and Temple? Well, one Texas city is about to find out.

Jasper ISD Adopting 4 Day School Week

According to KPRC, the school district for Jasper, Texas is planning on implementing a 4 day school week next school year.

A few weeks ago, the Jasper Independent School District announced that it would make a four-day model the norm for its upcoming school year.

The school announced on social media that the length of the school day was not extended, and the school calendar includes the required 75,600 minutes plus five bonus school days of student instructional time.

The Jasper ISD Got Community Input Before The Move

Two surveys were reportedly conducted before the vote was taken between teachers and the community.

84% of the teachers that were polled were in favor of the move.

The other survey that was emailed to parents and staff and posted on the school district's social media pages showed that 64% of people asked were in favor of the change.

Would Temple and Killeen Independent School Districts Be In Favor?

I asked Taina Maya, Chief Communications & Marketing Officer for Killeen's Independent School District what she thought. She hadn't replied at the time of this article's publication, but we'll bring you and update when we hear back.

I also reached out to Temple Independent School District Spokesperson Jon Wallin, and he said:

"I don’t have a comment because it is not something that has been considered in TISD"

 

What about you? Are you in favor of Central Texas schools adopting a 4 day school week? Vote in our poll below, and feel free to tap the Chat button on our free app to let us know what you think.

https://poll.fm/11087296

 

Check Out These Beautiful Killeen Homes For Sale

Are you looking to buy property soon? Or maybe you just like to look at houses. Whatever the case may be, these 5 houses on the website Zillow in Killeen may spark your interest! Check them out:

 

Here Are 6 New Businesses That Opened In Killeen, Texas in 2021

I've watched the local news for a long time just to get in tune with current events weather etc.
Once a week there used to be a food critic who had a feature on the news, and he would visit different restaurants in the city and taste their food on camera.

Tamika, one of our account executives here at the station, saw the same types of food reviews on the news and suggested it would be a good idea that I do the same thing with businesses and restaurants here in Killeen.
 
And here we are today!
 
So far, I've visited 5 Killeen restaurants and one out in Temple with 6 different vibes and food choices.


 

5 Sweet Bakeries To Check Out In Killeen, Texas

We all get a sweet tooth every now and then right?

But what do we do when it happens?

Do you go to the kitchen and bake a cake? Maybe hook up some cupcakes?
Cookies? perhaps?

Or do you visit the grocery store or your favorite bakery?

If your choice is to visit your favorite bakery I got a few bakeries that caught my eye that you may want to check out here in the Killeen area, if there's one or two we didn't mention that you go to, by all means, let us know!

In the meantime check out these 5 bakeries in Killeen: