City permit officials in Killeen issued 229 permits last week worth a total value of $2.09 million.
Texas cities, counties, transit systems and special-purpose taxing districts will receive $734.7 million in sales tax allocations in January, according to a news release from Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar.
A Copperas Cove artist featured her art at Maker Day hosted by the Killeen Public Library.
What do you do with your old newspapers that have piled up over the holidays? Certainly, you can pitch them in the recycle container. But third-grade students at House Creek Elementary School are turning old newspapers into works of art.
According to the Annie E. Casey Kids Count Data Count, one in every four children — 26 percent — or nearly 28,000 children in Texas are in foster care.
With the hashtag, #MoreThanABeautyPageant, the Copperas Cove Five Hills royalty looked back at 2018 to review their work in the community.
It was a seller’s market in Killeen at the end of 2018, and construction throughout the year remained steady in order to meet the demands of the market.
Citizenship involves people acting together to address issues of common concern to maintain the democratic culture in the country and to improve society.
Ho, ho, hold on! Mrs. Claus was spotted at Williams Ledger Elementary School. Students had to take a second look, to be sure of who they were seeing. At this time of year, we would expect to see Santa Claus around town, but not Mrs. Claus.
According to the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation, 43 percent of adults with the lowest level of literacy live in poverty. Seventy percent of inmates in American prisons cannot read above a fourth-grade level.
Seventh-grade history students at S.C. Lee Junior High School experienced an interactive way of reviewing their Texas history lessons through a high-tech scavenger hunt.
Teen angels, Cherry, Spir, and Angelina, are about to be expelled from Angel School for playing Frisbee with the teacher’s halo and for insisting thunder is caused by angel burps, among other pranks. They have only one chance to redeem themselves: They must find something worth saving on the…
Nearly 200 Copperas Cove Independent School District’s special education students were treated to a holiday party courtesy of Copperas Cove Moose Lodge 2029, Women of the Moose Copperas Cove Chapter 2442, Moose Riders C2 at Bearables at 209 S. Main St.
Christmas music fills the air of the Krist Kindl Market, the local nursing home, the local auditorium and more as the sounds of the season put everyone in the holiday mood.
The clackers inside the metal bells jingled out a familiar sound as the Copperas Cove Five Hills royalty cranked out 10 straight hours of fundraising for the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign in front of the local Walmart.
The Cardboard Gingerbread Challenge came alive this holiday season at the Martin Walker Elementary School library.
It was a happy day for many area children as they were able to come to the Copperas Cove Public Library and hear Santa read a story, got to visit with Santa, and enjoy milk and cookies.
The city, along with Bethesda Fellowship Ministries, kicked off phase two of Operation Holiday Uplift Christmas 2018 on Saturday, distributing hundreds of holiday meals to area families.
Williams/Ledger Elementary School teacher Eden Briscoe’s classroom is an engaging, respectful place to learn. It is animated, filled with laughter and friends who display a thoughtful level of patience with one another. There is a wonderful hum that hovers about her room as students communic…
Anyone who has “talked” to Siri or Alexa or Google Home and Cortana knows how intriguing and addictive these devices can be.
The floats lined both sides of the streets surrounding the Gatesville H-E-B as participants in the annual Gatesville Christmas parade readied their entries despite the blowing rain and temperatures in the low 40s.
One of several events helped kick off the holiday season in Copperas Cove on Nov. 30.
About 1 p.m. Sunday, more than 900 motorcycle engines revved up at the American Legion in Temple.
The Chamber of Commerce hosted a Small Business Saturday kickoff party at the Cove Terrace Shopping Center to highlight and promote small businesses in the community.
According to the United States Code, those present should stand at attention with right hand over heart and face the American flag when the national anthem is played. As controversy surrounds this topic across the country, Copperas Cove Junior High School students took to paper and pen to sh…
Black Friday may be a high revenue day for many corporations, but for local companies,
Sixty-four contestants will take to the stage on Saturday hoping to capture one of the Krist Kindl Charity Pageant crowns.
=Seven-year-old Brayden Chase and his family spread out the branches on the wreaths, one by one, talking quietly among themselves.
All of us are teachers or shepherds to someone. Williams/Ledger Elementary School Paraprofessional Melissa Womack finds her calling in the classroom working with exceptional needs students.
Many employees of the Copperas Cove Fire Department were in action Saturday morning. Several fire trucks and ambulances rolled out, and a fire hose unleashed torrents of water.
How many seeds are in the average pumpkin? If you guessed 500, you are correct. The number of seeds in a pumpkin varies based on a pumpkin’s size and weight, with a range of 100 seeds up to 700 seeds.