Coat drive benefits homeless students

Harker Heights is hosting a coat drive through Oct. 31 to benefit the Killeen Independent School District’s Homeless Awareness Response Program.

Donation boxes are at City Hall, 305 Miller’s Crossing; the Recreation Center, 307 Miller’s Crossing; and the Stewart C. Meyer Library/Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail.

Call Heather Cox at 254-953-5493.

Volunteer drive today

The Harker Heights Parks and Recreation Department will host a volunteer drive from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail.

Interested individuals can check out available volunteer opportunities and fill out the mandatory team member packets.

Call Heather Cox at 254-953-5493.

City hosts blood drive

Harker Heights is hosting a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 18 at City Hall, 305 Miller’s Crossing. Donors will receive a coupon for a free pint of Blue Bell ice cream, a free Blue Bell blood donor T-shirt, a chance to win four movie vouchers and a chance to win a $50 Visa gift card.

Call 254-953-5600.

Contact Vanessa Lynch at or 254-501-7567.

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