Residents are gearing up for plenty of back-to-school shopping this weekend due to one simple reason — it’s the annual tax-free holiday weekend.
U.S. District 25 Rep. Roger Williams, R-Austin, spoke with residents, business leaders, and city officials Tuesday to exchange ideas about small business legislation, regulations, and his tax reform plan, Jumpstart America.
Copperas Cove is set to receive $428,696 in August sales tax revenue — a 4.34 percent increase from July — according to a news release from Texas Comptroller Gleen Hegar.
Staff at Mae Stevens Early Learning Academy have hardly taken a break this summer with professional development classes and conferences to further their ability to provide the very best early childhood education to Cove students.
The Central Texas College Continuing Education’s College for Kids program wraps up this month.
A 34-year-old Gatesville man was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in state prison for injuring a child, Coryell County District Attorney Dustin H. Boyd said in a news release.
BELTON — The 2017 Central Texas State Fair will be at the Bell County Expo Center over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1-3.
Slightly higher water rates may be coming for residents after City Council members discussed potential changes to water and wastewater rates at Tuesday’s regular meeting.
Copperas Cove Director of Music Tony Chapa called this year’s halftime marching band performance a “little cheesy.”
It is often said that millennials do not have a strong work ethic. The Cove school district’s summer hires have proven that not to be the case.
The Army Corps of Engineers reassured residents of Coryell County and other areas down river of Proctor Dam that the dam is still safe, but said a structural integrity study would be conducted after events during last year’s heavy rainfalls at the end of June and early July raised some concerns.
It could not have been a more appropriate match for the former national champion Copperas Cove High School Copperettes, the school’s dance team, as members came back early this summer to attend a private dance camp through American Dance/Drill Team School.
Chicago and its beautiful skyline were the perfect backdrop for the Cove Independent School District’s instructional technology team to get an infusion of instruction about Schoology, the school district’s learning management system, while attending a four-day Schoology-Next conference.
Koren Moffett drove her daughter Ceci to all of the Keep Coppers Cove Beautiful meetings when she served as a volunteer is high school.
The first day of school at Copperas Cove High School may be weeks away, but incoming freshmen had a chance to explore the halls and meet their classmates during the Dawghouse Welcome on Wednesday. Expecting a class of about 550 students, teacher Eric Whitt organized the session so the young …
Cove residents will have a chance Tuesday to express their opinions on a controversial plan by the Hill Country Transit District, which operates The Hop, to restrict paratransit pickup and drop-off service on the regional bus network.
While Cove students don’t return to the classroom until Aug. 28, staff return Monday to continue their professional development and prepare their classrooms.
UVALDE — Texas pecan growers expect to increase production this year, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist.
Central Texas College announced it has added new classes, class formats and programs to its curriculum for the fall 2017 semester.
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More than 5 million students. More than 1,200 school districts. Only one Texas school nutrition director of the year.
BELTON — The 2017 Central Texas State Fair will be held at the Bell County Expo Center over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1-3.
Some students get out of school for the summer not knowing exactly how they will spend their time. That is not the case for Ariel Draper, who heads back for the third consecutive year to the Lone Star Leadership Academy for her final learning opportunity.
Cove youth are proving to be contributing members to society.
Allowing citizens to vote on the creation of a Municipal Development District when they go to the polls in November came one step closer to reality at the City Council meeting Tuesday.
Sydney Jacoby may be small in stature, but she has the determination of a giant.
Connor Hedge may be gone, but he’s definitely not forgotten. On Sunday, dozens gathered at Maks Family Fun Center in Cove to celebrate the first anniversary of Connor’s “becoming an angel” and what would have been his seventh birthday. Having suffered from stage IV Neuroblastoma, which was d…
KEMPNER — Customers of the Kempner Water Supply Corporation gathered at the group’s monthly board meeting Wednesday to protest concerns with water quality, health concerns and a lack of information from the corporation.
The surprise announcement of the closing of the Vive Les Arts Theatre in Killeen last week could have a far-reaching effect on performing arts in cities around Fort Hood — with the nearest community theater in Temple.
Both the Lampasas and Coryell counties’ Appraisal Review Boards convened this week to hear property appraisal protest hearings from area land and homeowners.