Susan Moffat, a parent to a child in AISD, holds a "SHAME" sign in support of education was at the State Capitol in Austin, Texas to make their voices heard on June 6, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR
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Michael Reed just graduated from Leander High School and is expected to be drafted in the Major League Baseball draft. Reed live in Leander, Texas on Saturday, June 4, 2011.
Bijal Mehta, a 23-year-old biker, UT Austin student and Carrollton native gives the Longhorn hang signal as she makes her way with the group to Jack & Adam's Bicycle shop to have a lunch before leaving to Cedar Park, TX. Mehta will be in the Texas4000 bike ride, the world's largest bike ride leaving from Austin, Texas on Friday, June 3, 2011 and arriving in Anchorage, AK by mid August. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR
Stephen really liked these Tuscan cantaloupes and I decided last year I was going to try to save the seed and see if they were going to grow here since I couldn't find any growing info online and... Viola! :)
Half Price Books is going into college book sales in a few markets and implementing some changes to its book-buying process at nine of it's locations across the country. The nine test stores are located near college campus in Arizona, California and Washington and the only Texas location near Texas A&M in College Station, Texas on Saturday, May 22, 2011. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR