SHANGHAI (AP) — It's now possible to check in automatically at Shanghai's Hongqiao airport using facial recognition technology, part of an ambitious rollout of facial recognition systems in China that has raised privacy concerns as Beijing pushes to become a global leader in the field.
Jackie “Jack” Stophel visited the Central Texas College campus on Monday while visiting Killeen for a 50th high school reunion to discuss working in TV and radio with students aspiring for careers in communications and media technology.
Fall is in the air, and in the events going on this weekend in the Killeen area. Here is the full list:
Locals can get a taste of Italy at a newly opened Italian restaurant, La Gondola, in Killeen.
Bell County vehicle sales are still on the rise compared to last year, while sales in Coryell County remain significantly behind last year’s totals, according to this month’s Freeman Auto Report.
Community members gathered to enjoy the Kids and Family Fall Expo at the Killeen Special Events Center on Saturday.
HARKER HEIGHTS — If you noticed a few more garage sale signs on Saturday in Harker Heights, there’s a reason: It was the city’s 8th annual community garage sale.
While some retired couples can spend more than $100,000 on a motor home to drive around the country, a Killeen couple has found a way to do it for a fraction of that price.
NOLANVILLE — Sandy’s Lone Star Events center is only a part-time operation these days, hosting weddings, high school reunions, charity concerts and other family-friendly functions, but there was a two-decade stretch when the former nightclub on Farm to Market Road 439 was a sometimes wild we…
H-E-B computer systems in the Killeen area are live again after a company-wide outage occurred Wednesday.
Whether you are coach potato, body builder, runner, walker, buff, not-so-buff, in shape, out of shape or in kind of good shape, Crunch Fitness in Killeen offers something for everyone.
The Killeen Police Department announced this week it is participating in the “Neighbors” app by Ring, which promises to provide users with real-time, local crime and safety information.
HARKER HEIGHTS — About 75 people from the local community attended the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center update luncheon Tuesday at the Central Texas Home Builders Association in Harker Heights.
Since opening earlier this year in Killeen, the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Endeavors provides free to low-cost mental health care services to veterans and military families.
About 540 people gathered in the ballroom of the Killeen Civic and Conference Center on Thursday for the 85th annual Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce banquet.
Nerf Blaster foam will be raining down at several Central Texas locations this weekend “as the inaugural Walmart exclusive Nerf Fest Mobile Tour pulls into town,” according to a Walmart news release.
There will soon be a new 24-hour emergency room in Killeen.
Bell County continues to outperform last year’s new car sale numbers, while sales in Coryell County remain behind, according to the Freeman Auto Report on August sales.
Like his professional brethren, Texas A&M University-Central Texas Chief of Police Charles Rodriguez takes his position as a law enforcement officer very seriously.
Facebook may have Mark Zuckerburg as its in-house expert, but the Copperas Cove Independent School District has Danielle Patterson, the coordinator of digital learning, who was recently named the Administrator of the Year by Schoology, which promotes the use of technology in education.
HARKER HEIGHTS — Support sprouted from across Bell County to help raise funds in the Friends of the Family Wine Pairing fundraiser event Aug. 25 at the St. Paul’s Chong Hasang Catholic Church center. The fundraiser was for Families in Crisis Inc., which runs homeless shelters in the Killeen area.
HARKER HEIGHTS — Observers of the past 10 years of the Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce Food, Wine and Brew Fest said there was a lot to like about this year’s event but the rainy weather definitely took a toll on the attendance and the arrival rate of the crowd.
HARKER HEIGHTS — Killeen resident and author Robert Lovelle Rooks held a book-signing Friday night at the Harker Heights Barnes & Noble for his latest novel, “Filipina.”
Hiring Our Heroes held a professional network lunch and learn for military spouses at Texas Workforce Solutions in Killeen on Thursday. The group connects military spouses to local resources and employment services. The luncheon started at noon and lasted an hour.
Maureen Moore is radiating positivity, energy and optimism. And she didn’t lose those characteristics even during her own battle with an aggressive kidney disease. Today, Moore uses the experiences she made as a patient to help others as a dialysis nurse and clinical manager at Fresenius Kid…
Sherman, a Labrador retriever and pitbull mix rescue dog, puts his tail between his legs and is frightened when he hears the sound of the doorbell.
It looks like the solar system is back on campus.
The Metroplex Health System Foundation is gearing up for its 24th annual Gold Star Gala, with this year’s theme: “Caribbean Nights.”
Firefighters at the Killeen Central Fire Station were honored for their sacrifice and hard work in keeping people and property safe from harm.
It’s almost unheard of to take a 75mm artillery shell and turn it into a custom engraved beer mug, but one veteran made it a reality.
Getting ready for school can be an exciting time for families as they shop for school supplies, clothes and shoes. But for some families, the excitement can come at a price as necessary items might not be in the budget.
The Olive Garden in Killeen recently coordinated another 300 to 400 meal donation pick-up with the Killeen Food Care Center this week.
The 10th annual Flavors of Central Texas at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center last week gave a glimpse into the diverse culinary landscape the Killeen area has to offer. Besides hearty barbecue and burger restaurants, caterers and bakers also showed attendees that healthy choices can b…
HARKER HEIGHTS — According to statistics, the average age for a small business owner is 50 years old.