Community - Mobile Adv

back Side Panel

Columnists

Think before you feed your plants

Posted:

Just as there is a time and a purpose for humans to eat and drink, the same is true for plants.

Summer fix: Feeling just peachy

Posted:

It’s not summer without the sweet taste of fresh peaches.

Brunswick selling its bowling units

Posted:

Brunswick Corporation on Thursday announced it has agreed to sell its retail bowling business to Bowlmor AMF for $270 million, contingent upon…

Top Businesses

Maks Family Fun and Event Center

Maks Family Fun and Event Center

tel. 254-518-0005

14859 E US HWY 190, Copperas Cove, TX 76522

Xtra Thin

tel. 254-634-9872

3507 Trimmier Rd Ste B, Killeen, TX 76542

http://www.xtrathin.com/

Christell's Flowers

Christell's Flowers

tel. 254-526-6616

214 E Avenue B, Killeen, TX 76541

Carolina Ale House

Carolina Ale House

tel. 800-528-9945

2710 Cunningham Rd, Killeen, TX 76542

http://www.carolinaalehouse.com/

View More Businesses

Briefs

Activities planned at Bob Gilmore Senior Center

Posted:

The monthly butterbean auction starts at 9:15 a.m. today at the Bob Gilmore Senior Center.

Injured KPD officer to attend Texas Rangers’ event

Injured KPD officer to attend Texas Rangers’ event

Posted:

Odis Denton, a Killeen police officer who was injured in the line of duty May 9, will be a special guest at Globe Life Park in Arlington on Fr…

Land commissioner candidate to attend rally

Posted:

Meet John Cook, Democratic candidate for Texas land commissioner, at Saturday’s Turn Bell County Blue gathering.

Charities benefit from referral program

Charities benefit from referral program

Posted:

Tell a friend, who tells a friend, who tells another and your favorite charity could be in line for a financial windfall.

Organizers hope benefit will save youth football

Organizers hope benefit will save youth football

Posted:

Robert Troy has been a youth football coach for nearly a decade. He started to help coach his son, so they could spend some quality time together.

Methodist church installs new female pastor

Methodist church installs new female pastor

Posted:

Another United Methodist Church in the community has changed pastors and again, the replacement is a woman. Kempner United Methodist Church we…

New Cove ISD PIO, old Cove ISD PIO make special connection

New Cove ISD PIO, old Cove ISD PIO make special connection

Posted:

When Olga Peña started as the Copperas Cove Independent School District’s public information officer, Wendy Sledd, then the Cove Herald editor…

City names its Employees of the Quarter

City names its Employees of the Quarter

Posted:

Ashley Osborn has one of those jobs that might get over-looked by citizens on a day-to-day basis — but it is no less important to the city and…

4th-grader loves math, science

Posted:

Getting girls involved in math and science classes so they enter those career fields is said to be a challenge. 

Library is more than just a place for reading

Posted:

Today I experienced a day in the library like no other.

Copperas Cove Police Blotter

Posted:

July 22

Copperas Cove News Briefs

Posted:

Summer meal program

Community Calendar

Posted:

FRIDAY, JULY 25

Gatesville rounds up soldiers at ‘Salute to Warrior Citizens’

Gatesville rounds up soldiers at ‘Salute to Warrior Citizens’

Posted:

GATESVILLE — Mobilizing Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers enjoyed a day of respite from training at North Fort Hood, experiencing Texas…

County to try again for federal grant to hire deputies

Posted:

GATESVILLE — On Monday, Coryell County will take another swing at getting federal grant money to hire and equip three deputies trained to hand…

McAdams has higher expectations for Cove High cross country team

Posted:

Entering his second season as the girls cross country head coach at Copperas Cove High School, Eldridge McAdams is upping the ante.

We can still save Cove youth football

Posted:

Over the past couple of weeks, Copperas Cove residents have been coming to terms with several necessary budget cuts. After years of spending “…

Cove’s Stutz competes  well in New York event

Cove’s Stutz competes well in New York event

Posted:

After finishing in the Elite Eight as an individual in the 2014 Texas State Bowling Tournament, Copperas Cove High School’s Dakota Stutz has s…

Coaches meet to save Cove’s  youth football program

Coaches meet to save Cove’s youth football program

Posted:

Each Sunday during the NFL season, Copperas Cove residents have the supreme joy of watching a few of their own compete at the highest level, i…

Business resource center opens

Business resource center opens

Posted:

For those who dream of opening their own businesses, it’s easier now to move forward and make those dreams come true.

State softball tournament pitches money into Cove economy

Posted:

Twenty-one teams. Nine hundred people. More than 100 hotel rooms. Countless stops at gas stations, restaurants and shops. It all adds up to a …

Couple joins Central Texas Master Singers

Couple joins Central Texas Master Singers

Posted:

When Diane and Mark Murphy were invited to try out for the Central Texas Master Singers, they were exhilarated.

Veterans ride motorcycles for VFW awareness

Veterans ride motorcycles for VFW awareness

Posted:

From Hondas to Indians and, of course, Harley-Davidsons, motorcycles are popular with active-duty soldiers and veterans.

Living

Living Smart: Get organized before school resumes

Posted:

People often think of January or spring as high seasons for home organization. But for those of us with school-age kids, late summer is prime …

Only Christ can lead us to create a peaceful world

Posted:

DEAR DR. GRAHAM: I’ve always been an optimistic person, believing we can solve our differences and create a better, more peaceful world. But f…

Helping others deal with loss

Posted:

As I deal with the untimely death of a young man whose parents and grandparents are my friends, I realize how inferior and weak my ministry is…

Top Images

Greenhouse for Antonio

Greenhouse for Antonio

Posted:

Soldiers with Bravo Company, 115th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, help build a greenhouse Friday before Antonio Laguna returns from a trip to his grandparents' farm. The greenhouse is Antonio’s gift from the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Wish granted

Wish granted

Posted:

Ramona Lopez, 15, feels the AstroTurf that is part of her new outdoor play area donated by the Make-A-Wish Foundation at her home in Copperas Cove.

Ramona's wish

Ramona's wish

Posted:

Ramona Lopez, 15, center, poses for a photo with Make-A-Wish Foundation volunteers, Shirley Daly, left, and Bill Daly, right as well as her dad, Gabriel, and mom, Mira, on Friday afternoon at her home in Copperas Cove.

Texas Players Charged

Texas Players Charged

Posted:

University of Texas football players Kendall Sanders, center, and Montrel Meander, right, leave the Travis County Criminal Justice Center after being booked , Thursday, July 24, 2014 in Austin, Texas. Sanders and Meander, two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Ralph Barrera) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM, MAGS OUT

Art Briles

Art Briles

Posted:

Baylor head coach Art Briles touches his teams' helmet while speaking to reporters during the NCAA college Big 12 Conference football media days in Dallas, Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Bob Stoops

Bob Stoops

Posted:

Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops listens to a reporter's question during the Big 12 Conference NCAA college football media days in Dallas, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo)

Bike and auto accident

Bike and auto accident

Posted:

A Killeen police officer marks a spot on Friday July 25, 2014 at the intersection of Cedar Hill Dr. and Westcliff Rd., where two boys were involved in the vehicular accident where one was taken to hospital.

Bike and auto accident

Bike and auto accident

Posted:

A Killeen police officer prepares to put a bike in the back seat of his patrol car Friday July 25, 2014 at the intersection of Cedar Hill Dr. and Westcliff Rd., where two boys were involved in the vehicular accident where one was taken to hospital.

Close