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More children are going hungry during the coronavirus pandemic
In Jacksonville, Florida, thousands of children are not getting enough to eat and teachers are stepping in to help them. Anthony Winters, a guidance counselor, sees hungry students every day. His lesson plan is to fight food insecurity for students who may go hungry over the weekend. The number of American children facing food insecurity has doubled from 14% to 28%, according to a Northwestern University study. "Sometimes I be hungry and I be going in the back and see what they have there," said Jayden, who is 8 years old.cbsnews.com
Texas State football player Khambrail Winters killed during drug deal gone wrong, police say
Two people have been charged in connection with the shooting death of a Texas State football player during a drug deal gone wrong, according to San Marcos police. San Marcos police were called to the Lodge Apartments, located at 1975 Aquarena Springs Drive, around 9 p.m. for reports of shots fired. Winters was a defensive back in his sophomore year at Texas State. Anyone with surveillance video or information is asked to call 512-753-2317 or email email@example.com. This is the third homicide investigation in San Marcos this year.mysanantonio.com