The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial for Galen Bruce Pearson, an Army veteran, at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016. Pearson served in the Army from August 1975 to June 1998. Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen has coordinated with the Fort Hood Casualty Office to ensure Pearson will receive military honors.
A woman who pleaded guilty to having sex with a young boy was sentenced to prison Tuesday after a judge revoked her 2012 probation.
A car chase between Killeen police and the driver of a stolen Ford Mustang resulted in two car wrecks within 4 minutes of each other Saturday afternoon, according to Killeen Police Department spokeswoman Carroll Smith.
The first thing that was visible from the outside of the house about 1 a.m. Friday morning was the undecorated Christmas tree. The first thing that was visible from the inside of the house was the man sprawled on his back in the kitchen, not moving, and the two men standing over him performing CPR.
FORT HOOD — Fort Hood officials have released the name of a soldier who died of an apparent gunshot wound Nov. 26 in Killeen.
I recently had a friend complain on Facebook that her 4-day-old fresh wreath was already looking like it was dying. My first comment to her was to mist it. She had no idea she was supposed to be doing that.
When Army veteran and Harker Heights resident Galen Bruce Pearson died recently, no family members could be found.
A man stole an ambulance from an Austin hospital and drove it to Killeen Saturday morning, according to Sgt. D.L. Wilson of the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Services for Antwan Devon Garland, 38, of Killeen, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Christian House of Prayer in Copperas Cove. Bishop Nathaniel Holcomb will give words of comfort. A private family interment will be held at a later date.
WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote Friday on the final draft of the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2017, a compromise completed in late November between the House and the Senate.
In 2003, social media was used to organize what would become known as “flash mobs” — instantaneous gatherings often organized by teenagers and young adults for entertainment.
GATESVILLE — Outgoing Nolanville police chief and Copperas Cove City Council candidate Gary Kent filed a defamation lawsuit against one of his former employees who said Kent assaulted her on the job and falsified government records among other allegations.
FORT HOOD — When 1st Sgt. Anthony Hill began calling names for the final roll call, the Spirit of Fort Hood Chapel immediately became silent.
Now extended til August 21st, kids can get their meals for $1!
One month after interim City Manager Dennis Baldwin said he was directing a reorganization of the Killeen Police Department, one Killeen City Council member has asked for more information on the changes and how they could affect policing in north Killeen.
Killeen police need help identifying a person who was seen using a stolen credit/debit card that was taken during a burglary of a vehicle.
A man charged with a home break-in in April was arraigned Wednesday by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke, according to an affidavit.
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The Killeen Independent School District board of trustees Tuesday unanimously approved a motion for a public hearing on the current rezoning proposal, which will potentially shift schools for thousands of district students for the 2017-2018 school year.
FORT HOOD — Fox News anchor and author Megyn Kelly will be signing copies of her new book at Fort Hood’s Clear Creek Exchange starting at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.
When I was a kid, my mother always seemed mad, or extremely frustrated, with this one plant she had that would not bloom. It was a wisteria an…
Your new Christmas outfit is absolutely perfect.
I met a person recently who asked me, “How do you get your ideas to write your column each week?” That’s a good question. After seven and a ha…
The success — or failure — of the long-awaited investigation of the city’s troubled finances is in the hands of the Killeen City Council.
Representatives from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services and the Texas Education Agency…
FORT HOOD — Fort Hood Santa’s Workshop will kick off its 2016 shopping season Monday with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 8 a.m. at the nonprofit…
Killeen police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a male seen getting out of a stolen vehicle and entering a store.
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Corey Ingram, with 13th Ghost Lifestyle, gets a free AIDS test Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, during a World AIDS Day event at the Moss Rose Community Center in Killeen.
Trulena McRinna talks about how she lives with the HIV virus during a World AIDS Day event at the Moss Rose Community Center in Killeen on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016.
Volunteers serve chili to TriCounty Toy Run riders Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, after a cold ride from Temple to Ogletree Gap Park in Copperas Cove.
ShyAnn Karl hands down a donated bike to a local charity representative Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, after the TriCounty Toy Run that ended in Ogletree Gap Park in Copperas Cove.
ShyAnn Karl hands down a box of donated toys to a local charity representative Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, after the TriCounty Toy Run that ended in Ogletree Gap Park in Copperas Cove.
Daryl Howard warms up with a bowl of chili Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, after a long cold ride from Temple for the TriCounty Toy Run.
Susan Mayo of Central Texas Support Services prepares the arm of Corey Ingram, with 13th Ghost Lifestyle, to have blood drawn and tested for HIV during a World AIDS Day event Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at the Moss Rose Community Center in Killeen.
Bruce Raymond, dressed as Santa, leads dozens of bikers through Ogletree Gap Park in Copperas Cove on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, for the TriCounty Toy Run.