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Killeen firefighters work to extinguish a car fire at the intersection of Jasper Road and East Central Texas Expressway Wednesday in Killeen. The fire occured after the engine caught fire. No one was injured during the fire.

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Killeen firefighters work to extinguish a car fire at the intersection of Jasper Road and East Central Texas Expressway Wednesday in Killeen. The fire occured after the engine caught fire. No one was injured during the fire.

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Killeen firefighters work to extinguish a car fire at the intersection of Jasper Road and East Central Texas Expressway Wednesday in Killeen. The fire occured after the engine caught fire. No one was injured during the fire.

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Emergency personnel work the scene of a fire after a tanker truck exploded at Mickey's Convenience Store, located in the 4500 block of Veterans Memorial Boulevard, Friday, August 12, 2016.

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    Emergency personnel at Fort Hood coordinate efforts to rescue soldiers involved in a light medium tactical vehicle accident Wednesday on Fort Hood.

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A teenager reportedly escaped from the Bell County Juvenile Detention Center Wednesday, and police have release more information about him.

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Police officers and members of the Killeen Police Department's Tactical Response Unit surrounded a home in the 3800 block of Riverrock Drive in Killeen Thursday morning. Palo Alto Middle School was placed on lockdown during the situation. Police responded after a 9:36 a.m. "shots fired" call…

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Police officers and members of the Killeen Police Department's Tactical Response Unit are seen at the intersection of Riverrock Drive and Elms Road in Killeen Thursday morning. Police responded to a "shots fired" call in the 3800 block of Riverrock Drive. Police have confirmed that the situa…

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Killeen Independent School District officials released the following statement Wednesday afternoon following an arrest of an intruder that took place at Killeen High School.

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This morning the U.S. Senate passed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which will replace the No Child Left Behind, a Bush era law meant intended to close the achievement gaps in public education.

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The Central Texas College board of trustees named Jim Yeonopolus, interim chancellor, as the sole finalist for the chancellor position, according to a news release Thursday afternoon.

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The Veterans Day shooting in Killeen, which left one teen in serious condition Wednesday afternoon, is now a closed case, and no charges will be filed, according to the Killeen Police Department.

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WACO —  A grand jury on Tuesday returned indictments for engaging in organized criminal activity against 106 of the 177 bikers arrested following the deadly shootout outside a Waco, Texas, restaurant in May, the McLennan County district attorney said.In a nine-hour session, the grand jury ac…

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Ellison High School is seen Friday morning in Killeen. Some parents are pulling their kids out of school due to a social media threat made Thursday night.

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