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Fan in training

I have tried figuring this on my own, but for some reason, not doing what I thought it should.  I am using news_box on my main page and want it to show the category image instead of the author avatar. I went into news_box.tpl and removed all references to avatar so that the only thing showing is reference to category image.  Now, the avatar is gone, but nothing is showing. I re-checked and all categories have images.

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Blogs view shows avatar by default (blogs param to block set to 1), but is all in that tpl. So revert and unset blogs, or analyse code deeper :).


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These aren't blog posts, they are news articles.  Maybe I am misunderstanding.
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The options for the main_news block.


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