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Fun, addictive camping stories

Fun, addictive camping stories

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Away from any lights, the stars seem to triple in number. They’re closer to the earth, too, and shinier. When you’re outdoors, you also hear t…

Take precautions in summer heat

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I heard a weather forecast mention that we would be in the 100 degree temperatures this week. It also emphasized we were actually a couple of …

An ancient love of ice cream

An ancient love of ice cream

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Ice cream has origins in ancient China and Greece, where people mixed snow, fruits and syrups to create sweet treats. Sorbets and ices were se…

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Bus Station Tours Killeen 245-526-0545 Arrow Trailways Of Texas

Bus Station Tours Killeen 245-526-0545 Arrow Tr…

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201 E Ave C, Killeen, TX 76541

Arrow Trailways of Texas has been in business for over 70 years and is an asset to the Central Texas area. We are based out of Killeen, Texas and offer a wide variety of transportation and travel related services. We offer local sight seeing and group charter services to anywhere in the USA and Canada, for any length of time. US Department of Defense Safety Certified Deluxe 49 and 57 Passenger Coaches Airport and Amtrak Transfers Passenger Restroom Equipped Casino Packages ADA Coaches  Branson, MO Trips Video Equipped  Sporting Events Licensed Uniformed Drivers Field Trips Local Personalized Service Senior Groups Local Daily Sightseeing Schools Group Charter Service to Anywhere in the USA Social/Church Groups All Major Credit Cards Accepted Sightseeing Tours Our motorcoaches are equipped with GPS, which allows us to maintain a constant surveillance of their position from the moment they depart until they arrive safely at your destination. All of our drivers are trained in accident prevention and securement procedures. For more than 20 consecutive years, Arrow Trailways has been awarded the “Annual National Trailways Safety Award." Providing Nationwide and Intercity Bus Service connecting with Greyhound Ride in comfort to Temple, Waco, Georgetown, Round Rock, Austin and Houston. Connect with our partners for destinations all over North America.

Limo Killeen TX 254-285-8405 Ambiance Limousine And Transportation

Limo Killeen TX 254-285-8405 Ambiance Limousine…

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Ambiance Limousine and Transportation was founded in 2014. We are a new company filled with excitement and energy. Everything we do challenges the status quo. We believe in thinking outside of the box. The way we challenge the status quo is by providing an affordable, quality service. At Ambiance we focus on professionalism and high quality customer service. Ambiance Limousine is a ground transportation company servicing Central Texas. At Ambiance, we are committed to excellent customer service, by providing our customers with professional, courteous, and well-trained chauffeurs. Whether you are planning a romantic evening out, a cruise around the city, or just needing a cost-effective, comfort ride to and from a corporate meeting or the airport give us a call. One of our objectives is to be your first choice. When private companies, restaurants, and party planners consider world class services, they can think of Ambiance. We provide full-service valet and transportation solutions to restaurants, hotels, private parties, fundraisers, non-profit organizations, weddings, and birthday parties to name a few. By giving our customers first class service we earn a first class reputation. Headquartered in Killeen, Texas, Ambiance Limousine and Transportation is centrally located to serve all venues within our service area, including Copperas Cove, Harker Heights, Temple, Waco, Georgetown, Belton, Round Rock, Fort Hood, Gatesville, Moody, Beverly Hills, Troy, Hewitt, Lorena, McGregor, Academy, Holland, Bartlett, Granger, Salado, Jarrell, Sun City, and Austin. We have an affiliate network which allows us to provide professional, safe, and timely chauffeured transportation to areas outside of Central Texas for sightseeing tours and sporting events. If you can imagine the event, we can provide world class service! “The Sky is the Limit” We offer a modern fleet of sedans, SUVs, limousines, and mini-coaches, guaranteed safe, clean and on time. Just sit back and relax while our well-trained chauffeurs drive you to your destination in style. We invite you to explore our range of limousine and transportation services as well as employment opportunities. Contact us today with any questions. "WE ARE NOT JUST A SERVICE, WE ARE AN EXPERIENCE!”  

Jewelry - Bill French Jewelers Copperas Cove TX 254-547-3828

Jewelry - Bill French Jewelers Copperas Cove TX…

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2126 E Highway 190, Copperas Cove, TX 76522

Getting engaged? Need help finding the perfect ring? Our selection includes top designer engagement rings, in a variety of styles from classic and modern to vintage. We carry several exclusive Bridal Lines, and the ability to design your own ring!

Central Texas Bridal Expo 254-501-7507

Central Texas Bridal Expo 254-501-7507

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1809 Florence Rd.,, Killeen, TX 76541

The 10th Annual Central Texas Bridal Expo January 25th, 2015 Killeen Civic & Conference Center Killeen, Texas   The 2015 Central Texas Bridal Expo provides everything you need to plan your special day- all under one roof! From cake to corsages, fashion shows to photographers, our wide variety of vendors will help you make every detail of your wedding perfect. The show offers everything for the bride and groom, the wedding ceremony, the reception, the honeymoon and the home. The best wedding professionals in our region will be represented. The show is your one-stop shopping opportunity for everything you need to plan your special day. best of all, it makes wedding planning fun. The event takes place January 25th in the Killeen Civic & Conference Center in Killeen, Texas, where you can talk face to face with vendors, enjoy the great fashion shows and vendor exhibits and sign up for amazing and valuable prizes and drawings. Brides-to-be, bring your "support network", your fiance, your mom, future mother in law and bridesmaids, everyone is welcome. For questions about the show contact us at 254-501-7507 or email bridal@kdhnews.com.

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Briefs

Copperas Cove police looking for burglary suspect

Copperas Cove police looking for burglary suspect

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COPPERAS COVE — Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect they say was involved in a burglary of a building and crimina…

Copperas Cove council to look at tax rate

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The Copperas Cove City Council will have a workshop at 5 p.m. Tuesday to see a presentation on and discuss the ad valorem tax rate for fiscal …

City says downtown lane closures begin Monday

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The area bounded by 10th Street east to 24th Street and Rancier Avenue south to Avenue E will experience intermittent lane closures beginning …

Coryell County issues burn ban effective sunset July 25

Coryell County issues burn ban effective sunset July 25

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GATESVILLE — The Commissioners' Court of Coryell County issued a burn ban within the county Monday effective at sunset July 25 for a period of…

Community Calendar

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FRIDAY, July 22

3 students elected as state/district DECA reps

3 students elected as state/district DECA reps

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NEW BRAUNFELS — The Copperas Cove High School DECA Chapter has made a name for itself not just in competition but also in leadership. This yea…

Teacher gives students hope, boosts scores

Teacher gives students hope, boosts scores

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Martin Walker Elementary School teacher Deanna Stoneroad has been in the teaching profession for more than a decade. She consistently spends m…

Rabbit Fest royalty head up summer fun for businesses

Rabbit Fest royalty head up summer fun for businesses

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“I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!”

Cove school board approves Superintendent Joe Burns’ contract

Cove school board approves Superintendent Joe Burns’ contract

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The Copperas Cove Independent School District board approved, in a 5-0 vote, a revised contract for Superintendent Joe Burns at its meeting Tu…

Lee James, first editor of Cove Herald,  dies after lengthy illness

Lee James, first editor of Cove Herald, dies after lengthy illness

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Lee James, a former longtime Killeen Daily Herald editor and sports editor who was the first editor of the Cove Herald, died July 15 at a Flor…

Health and Human Services urges public to use proper steps during heat

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Now that 90-degree temperatures are here in the middle of summer, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reminds local residents abo…

Hot weather one of the worries at 2-day tournament near San Angelo

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This month’s club tournament was a two-day event at OH Ivie Lake near San Angelo.

Let’s continue study of top water baits with poppers and prop or bladed

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Today we are going to continue the top water baits study by looking at ways to use the next two types: the poppers and those with the props on…

News briefs

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Parks and Rec to host town hall meeting Wednesday

CCISD gears up for continued safe student transportation

CCISD gears up for continued safe student transportation

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The Texas-mandated elementary classroom ratio is one teacher per 22 students. For a school bus driver, the ratio is one driver to 60 students.…

Cancer support group Pink Warrior Angels celebrates first anniversary

Cancer support group Pink Warrior Angels celebrates first anniversary

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Julie Moser and Jen Reynolds cope with their own problems associated with breast cancer.

Community honors Connor Hedge at birthday event

Community honors Connor Hedge at birthday event

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Hundreds of Copperas Cove residents showed their support Saturday for the military family of a young warrior who lost his battle with cancer.

Gentle stretching and flexibility is focus of senior center’s yoga class

Gentle stretching and flexibility is focus of senior center’s yoga class

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Betty Secrest has been teaching yoga since August 2015. For about the last six months, Secrest has also been teaching a gentle yoga class at t…

Houston quilt festival catalog filled with good information

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Yesterday I received the Houston International Quilt Festival catalog in the mail. It always arrives mid-July every year — as long as I regist…

Library to host pizza parties for teens, young kids

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Next week is pizza week at the Copperas Cove Public Library, as staff and volunteers host pizza parties for teens and young children who met t…

Registration for 2016-2017 classes begins next week for some students

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Enrollment dates and times are quickly approaching for students in the Copperas Cove Independent School District, but all necessary informatio…

Everyone needs to get away, unplug and refresh

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I always look forward to this time of year.

Cove head coach Jack Welch talks about Charles Tillman

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During his 23 years as Copperas Cove head football coach, Jack Welch witnessed a number of his players reach the professional level.

Living

He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute

He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute

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SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Luke Aikins has made 18,000 parachute jumps, including several for the film "Ironman 3." But the plunge this elite …

Lady Gaga putting on invite-only Democratic convention show

Lady Gaga putting on invite-only Democratic convention show

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CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Camden, one of the country's most impoverished cities, will get some time in the Democratic convention spotlight Thursday …

50 years later, Dylan's motorcycle crash remains mysterious

50 years later, Dylan's motorcycle crash remains mysterious

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WOODSTOCK, N.Y. (AP) — Bob Dylan tumbled from a Triumph motorcycle on a sunny Friday morning in Woodstock 50 years ago: July 29, 1966. The ban…

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Cove Construction

Cove Construction

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A construction crew works on Farm-to-Market 116 in Copperas Cove on Tuesday afternoon. The construction project will widen the existing roadway and add an approximate 0.7-mile continuous left turn lane that will extend from Anderson Avenue to Avenue B within the city limits.

Animal Shelter

Animal Shelter

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The Killeen Animal Services building is seen Wednesday, July 20, 2016.