Adventist Health System has selected a new chief executive officer for the Metroplex Health System to fill the position recently vacated by Carlyle Walton and currently held by interim president and CEO Dennis Kiley.
“Cheers to Ten Years” was the theme of Saturday’s 10th annual Food, Wine and Brew Fest sponsored by the Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce.
The Harker Heights City Council on Tuesday adopted a budget and tax rate for its fiscal year beginning Oct. 1, and it handled a number of zoning changes.
Nolanville’s brand-new program, Senior Buzz, which held its first meeting on Sept. 6 and its second this week, seems to be a hit, with about 20 area seniors participating each day.
Local author and six-year Air Force veteran Robert Lovelle Rooks held a book signing Sept. 7 at the Barnes & Noble in Harker Heights for his latest novel, “Filipina.”
Early bird sales for the Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce 2018 Food, Wine and Brew Fest, carrying the theme “Cheers to Ten Years,” will officially end today.
The Harker Heights library held its first science club meeting of the new school year on Wednesday afternoon, and though that first meeting came with a couple of changes from previous years, the fun remained the same.
The 1st Cavalry Division bid farewell to its deputy commanding general for maneuver and welcomed its two newest deputy commanding generals during a retreat ceremony at Cooper Field in Front of the division’s headquarters on Friday.
KILLEEN — William Lankford “Honey” Wilson let out a wide grin as 8-year-old Emily Burkey, one of his three great-great-grandchildren, rushed to embrace him Saturday afternoon inside Rosewood Retirement Home in Killeen.
COPPERAS COVE — A feasibility study is underway for a joint military and civilian rail/cargo transfer facility on behalf of the Department of Defense, Coryell County and the Copperas Cove Economic Development Corporation.
Newcomers to Texas — and old-comers, as well — can find pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about the history of the famed Lone Star State at the Bob Bullock museum in downtown Austin — and also catch a movie on the giant IMAX screen.
KILLEEN — In 2014, a Fort Hood Black Hawk maintenance test pilot had aspirations of continuing his civilian career in the aviation world after retirement.
Geekfest, held this weekend, Aug. 17-19 at CTC, is always a fun and creative way to spend some time with your family, whether you are into cosplay or not. And Geekfest can easily boast that they do have something to interest everyone.
HARKER HEIGHTS — The Harker Heights City Council on Tuesday uninamiously approved a conditional-use permit for a heating and air conditioning business in the 100 block of West Veterans Memorial Boulevard.
The Hop took its message to Harker Heights residents Tuesday, reiterating the possibility of cutbacks in transit service if area cities do not raise their share of the authority’s operating budget.
Lucas Miller, the “Singing Zoologist,” is no stranger to the Harker Heights Public Library. He has been performing there for years, entertaining audiences of all ages as he teaches them facts and tells stories about animals through video, song, and lots of props.
Harker Heights City Council members Tuesday voted on the preliminary ad valorem tax rate, approved an ordinance to amend the city’s sign code regulations and came to a consensus to amend the city’s code ordinance on parking vehicles or trailers on unimproved surfaces.
Harker Heights residents can expect a smoother commute into Killeen as the $795,000 project to resurface Farm-to-Market 2410 was completed July 18.
It’s almost back-to-school time, and people gathered on Saturday in Harker Heights to raise money for school supplies for students in need.
School officials this week released the first artist’s rendering of Killeen ISD’s new high school, which will open in 2022 after voters in May approved a $426 million school construction and renovation bond program.
Families geared up for school during the Armed Services YMCA’s inaugural back-to-school bash at the Armed Services YMCA Wellness Center in Harker Heights on Saturday.
The Harker Heights City Council celebrated the grand opening of the new Spay and Neuter Clinic and Expansion of the Pet Adoption Center Clinic on Tuesday with a tour of the facility.
Wednesday morning saw about 300 people ready to play the Library Game Show, a joint event between the Harker Heights Public Library and First National Bank Texas.
The Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library was full of medieval fun during their “Lords and Ladies, Knights and Villains” event on Saturday as about 200 people crowded into the library, with more coming in as the afternoon progressed.
The Harker Heights Library held a Recycled Art class on Saturday, which featured using old book pages; geared for teenagers and adults, the class did not rely on artistic ability, though there were a couple with some real talent; it relied simply on a desire to create something new from some…
If one were to attend any of the four services at Vintage Church here, it would be evident the church is outgrowing its current location. With anywhere between 500 to 600 people who attend each service in the current 8,000 square-foot building, the pastor and staff realized the need for a la…
Gastroparesis is a condition which the stomach cannot empty itself of food normally.
The Harker Heights library offered up a hands-on food science program Wednesday morning as they hosted the Domino’s Pizza Dough Show. The event proved to be a popular one, with about 150 in attendance at the 9:30 a.m. show, with a larger number expected at the 11 a.m. show.
Despite modifications made to amend the city’s ordinance regarding sign code regulations, the Harker Heights City Council voted Tuesday to table the official vote until additional changes could be made.
NOLANVILLE — Multiple construction projects were proceeding in Nolanville on Monday, with improvements taking place all over town.
Well over 200 people crowded into the Harker Heights Public Library as the library underwent some magical renovations, which transformed it into Harry Potter’s Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry last Friday night — complete with giant inflatable dragon in the library’s (pardon, Hogwa…
More than 500 people came to the Harker Heights library Wednesday morning to hear special presenter “Dinosaur George” Blasing speak about a much-loved topic: dinosaurs.
Tech Tuesdays, held at the Harker Heights library for children ages 5 to 12, are usually associated with the exploration of such topics as robotics or computer coding.
The Harker Heights City Council this week unanimously disapproved an ordinance to amend the fee schedule of the city of Harker Heights in order to waive one-half of the building permit and platting fees attributed to the construction of a new middle school on Warrior’s Path.