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Underperforming Austin schools, overachieving pizza joints, and more top stories

Underperforming Austin schools and more of the week's top stories

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Fifteen Austin campuses were on the TEA's list of underperforming schools. Courtesy photo
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Via 313 will open a second brick-and-mortar location near UT campus. Photo by Knoxy Knox
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University of Texas at Austin ranks well on the most recent roundup of best value public colleges. Photo via Tex.org
San Antonio River Walk Christmas Lights
The Riverwalk is one of the many excellent holiday light displays in Central Texas. San Antonio River Walk/Facebook
The Independent downtown Austin building skyscraper rendering
Over two UT Austin tower can fit inside of The Independent. Rendering courtesy of Rhode Partners
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University of Texas at Austin aerial
San Antonio River Walk Christmas Lights
The Independent downtown Austin building skyscraper rendering

Editor's note: Underperforming schools and popular pizza restaurants lead this round of top stories. Read on for more of the week's hottest headlines.

1. The Texas Education Agency's annual list of underperforming schools includes 15 Austin-area campuses.

2. We hope you're hungry, because Via 313 is opening a second brick-and-mortar location.

3. There's till time to check out the best holiday light displays around Central Texas.

4. Your University of Texas degree is one of the best college values in America.

5. Here's a look at how much stuff can fit inside Austin's tallest skyscraper.