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Christ Episcopal Church in Temple is set to hold a “packing party” Saturday for Honduras Good Works — a charitable organization that actively supports villagers in the El Paraiso District of Honduras through its annual medical brigade.

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Volunteers Travis Kastner of Temple, left, and James Shook of Austin load boxes of food into a vehicle Saturday during the Central Texas Food Bank distribution at Temple College.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will donate 75% of its unused COVID-19 vaccines to the U.N.-backed COVAX global vaccine sharing program, President Joe Biden announced Thursday as more Americans have been vaccinated and global inequities have become more glaring.

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The Belton Independent School District will lift its mask requirement in schools on Tuesday — a board-approved motion that followed Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order forbidding governmental entities from imposing mandates.

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — A steady crowd of people flowed into the New England Patriots’ stadium for their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine this week in Massachusetts, which is nearing its goal of vaccinating more than 4 million and plans to close its biggest clinics in little more than a month.

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Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order Tuesday banning government entities in Texas — like cities and counties — from requiring masks to fight the coronavirus pandemic. The order also says that after June 4, public schools will no longer be able to mandate masks on their campuses.