The city of Killeen is hosting an “About Town” community engagement event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29 at Haynes Elementary School, located off Bunny Trail at 3309 W. Canadian River Loop.

The Family Recreation Center at Lions Club Park is hosting a day camp from 8 a.m. to noon Friday to give parents a day off for Black Friday shopping or other errands, according to a city of Killeen news release.

The Killeen City Council will discuss renewing its one-year lease agreements with United Airlines and American Airlines at the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport during a workshop Tuesday.

The city of Killeen will hold a live surplus auction of used vehicles and office supplies at 10 a.m. Sept. 22 at the Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. W.S. Young Drive.

A section of Priest Drive from Hallmark Avenue to the 500 block marker will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday for sewer tap installation, according to a city of Killeen news release.

The Killeen City Council will receive departmental budget briefings for the city’s aviation and enterprise funds during a workshop session today.

Coryell County is currently conducting a study to determine the feasibility of establishing a joint civilian- and military-use “multi–modal truck/rail cargo transfer facility” in the region, according to a news release issued by the county Wednesday.

The Texas Department of Transportation will begin a project to reconfigure the Interstate 14 frontage roads at Clear Creek Road in Killeen on Sunday, according to a news release.

According to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act report issued by the Texas Workforce Commission, 77 employees of General Dynamics — a global aerospace and defense company — will be laid off from their positions at Fort Hood by the end of October. The Herald reached out to Ge…

The Killeen Independent School District board of trustees is expected to approve contracts related to several projects in its voter-approved $426 million bond program during a board meeting Tuesday.

The Family Recreation Center and senior center at Lions Club Park in Killeen are closed today because of a water pipe break at the senior center, according to city public information officer Hilary Shine.

The Killeen City Council will consider an ordinance Tuesday amending the 2018 annual budget and plan of municipal services by increasing expenditure accounts in the general fund for legal services, according to the agenda.

Shortly after noon Tuesday, the Copperas Cove Fire Department was dispatched to a house fire at 705 Mickan Street. Upon arrival, fire fighters also discovered the house at 703 Mickan Street ablaze.

The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery would like to invite all who wish to attend the military burial of Sgt. David Confrey, a U.S. Army veteran, at 11 a.m. Friday.

The Copperas Cove Independent School District board of trustees will discuss a number of agreements during the workshop today and vote on the matters at the regular Tuesday meeting.

The Killeen-Temple Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold a public involvement session from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Central Texas Council of Governments, 2180 N. Main Street, Belton.

A series of meetings which would have had provided information on the Business 190 Improvement Project the Copperas Cove City Council Wednesday afternoon were cancelled.

The Copperas Cove Police Department, 302 E. Avenue E, will be accepting old prescription drugs on Saturday from 10-2 as part of the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative.

Ches’s Restaurant, 1807 E. Business Highway 190, Copperas Cove, will be the site where voters can discuss the issues over a cup of coffee with Julie Oliver, Democratic candidate for U.S. House of Representatives District 25 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on May 3.