Longtime resident of Copperas Cove, Derrick Andra Gilbert, is celebrating life with the refusal of religion and embracing a personal relationship with the Almighty.
The city and FATHOM will host a public forum Tuesday, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council chambers, 508 S. Second St.
On Nov. 9 at 10:15 p.m., Copperas Cove police responded to a report of gunfire in the 300 block of Bonnie Lane.
The Copperas Cove Independent School District school board took impact aid money and put more than $1.2 million toward a one-time retention incentive for staff members during its meeting Tuesday night. The district will pay all full-time employees $1,000 and part-time employees $500.
Copperas Cove Independent School District teachers and students are competing for top military honors at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8577’s Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award, Patriot Pen, and Voice of Democracy contests.
According to the U.S. Fire Administration, cooking is the main cause of home fires. Also, the peak day for home cooking fires is Thanksgiving.
In a country where NFL players are kneeling during the national anthem and former fans are boycotting the games, the Copperas Cove Junior ROTC is teaching respect for our nation’s flag and instilling patriotism in some of the country’s youngest citizens.
The Coryell County Commissioners Court approved $15,000 during its meeting Monday for a possible transportation facility at Fort Hood.
Students roar with laughter and applause as a yo-yo flashes by, twisting and turning in the air before finally resting back in the host’s hand.
City accepting applications for cemetery advisory board
Volunteers are needed for Phase I of Operation Holiday Uplift, which unfolds in two phases: Phase I is Thanksgiving and Phase II is Christmas.
Copperas Cove Boy Scout Bryant Howe said it was important for him to be part of the annual Veterans Day parade in Copperas Cove.
Jaden Allen is an outspoken, enthusiastic, compassionate 7-year-old, who never meets a stranger.
Funeral services for Bobby Lou (Ray) Clayton, 93, of Copperas Cove, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church of Copperas Cove. Interment will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.
Legos in all of the primary colors spilled onto the table as Martin Walker Elementary School fifth-graders Tiara Barker, Melody Vaofefe, and Samuel Mercado picked out the perfect pieces to create their masterpieces.
The warthogs are waltzing, the chimps’ cha-cha-ing, but poor Gerald the giraffe can’t seem to figure out how to make his body parts work together to dance. That is until he has a chance encounter with a friendly cricket who tells him that “sometimes when you’re different, you just need a dif…
Items are still needed for the annual Community-Wide Thanksgiving Basket Benefit in Copperas Cove.
Services for Texas Department of Public Safety Senior Trooper Thomas Nipper were Thursday in Belton.
Williams Ledger Elementary School second-grader Janell Gray watches intently as the glass blower reaches inside the glass furnace to gather a layer of melted, clear glass. He then rolls the hot glass on a steel table to create a round shape and heats the glass again while turning the blow pi…
Three incumbents on the Gatesville Independent School District School Board — Dr. Stephen Norris, Lis Appleman and Deborah Crosby Ford — were unseated Tuesday night in the election.
Communities in Schools opened its 10th annual shoe drive this week in hopes of making a few Christmas wishes come true this season for students in need.
The city approved an agreement with Scott & White for medical direction services during its meeting Tuesday night.
HOW kayak fishing event Saturday
Helping members and guests to be more welcoming, Pidcoke United Methodist Welcoming Congregation is planning to build a cement driveway and parking area on the back side of the church so those who need a little extra help in getting into the church, will have better access.
The Central Texas College speech and debate team earned community college champion honors at the 45th annual Southwest Baptist University season opening tournament in Bolivar, Missouri, last month.
The Solid Waste Department and Keep Copperas Cove Beautiful will host the annual City Wide Fall Clean-Up event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 18.
Deon Dewayne Elliott, 32, of Killeen is being held in the Williamson County Jail on $20,000 surety felony bond.
A Coryell County jury of eight men and four women found Terence Daniel Jr., 23, guilty of murder and aggravated robbery.
Troy Carter, operations manager from Lone Star Aggregate, talked about an aggregate quarry and asphalt plant proposed by Asphalt Inc. LLC during a public meeting Saturday in Florence.
Charlie Youngs said the current City Council “destroyed” a number of local organizations over the past few years.
There are some students who set the bar. They work harder, show more passion and lead by example — in the classroom, on the field and within the community.
The Copperas Cove Bass Club hosted its quarterly two-day bass tournament Oct. 28-29 at Colleto Creek Reservoir near Victoria.
Church’s GraceGiving event is Nov. 22
Copperas Cove’s Parks and Recreation Department held town hall meeting No. 6 last week to discuss park and golf course improvements, current events, athletic updates and aquatic close-out.
S.C. Lee Junior High School seventh-grade students witnessed firsthand how animal structures work together to perform functions necessary for life by dissecting a quail and observing what they found.
The king may be the most important, but the queen is the most powerful.
Altrusa International of Copperas Cove Inc. hosted its 16th annual Fall Golf Classic, a golf scramble event Oct. 21 at the Hills of Cove Golf Course.
A teen considered armed and dangerous by local authorities was arrested Monday in Killeen with the help of the U.S. Marshals Service.
As part of Red Ribbon Week, Florence Independent School District Middle School students learned Tuesday how alcohol and drugs can affect their bodies, along with troubles they may find with the law.
A number of details concerning six Gatesville High School athletes who injected “testosterone” over the summer came out during two hearings Oct. 27.
A case of landowner rights versus protected birds will play out in a Lampasas court beginning next month.
Election day is nearly here and there are multiple races in the Copperas Cove, Gatesville areas for the Nov. 7 election.
Central Texas College will host open house events at its central campus in Killeen for two of its programs with high in-demand employment opportunities.
Copperas Cove High School basketball players and cheerleaders are among the many high school students who can make a positive impression on young students through their positive attitudes.
After his daughter was seriously assaulted at Copperas Cove Junior High on Oct. 20, and the video posted on Instagram, Shawn Fies is angry.
A report on the death of a Coryell County inmate is expected in two weeks.
Exchange Club names Pre-Teen Miss Five Hills Young Citizen of Quarter
Col. Robert A. Wright IV has been called to temporary duty and so will be unable to speak at the Lampasas County Museum as scheduled on Veterans Day.
Police are asking for the community’s support in identifying a suspect.
The Copperas Cove Economic Development Corporation board of directors now has a chairman.
Coryell County is fighting back in the battle over opioid drugs.