The Evangelism Ministry of Excellent Covenant Powerhouse Ministries will host “Praise in the Excellent Spirit” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Big Oaks Estates Mobile Home Park at 521 E. Veterans Memorial Blvd., Harker Heights.
Middle school and high school students and parents are invited to the Killeen Independent School District’s first college and career night from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center.
The Celebrate Killeen Committee is hosting Holiday Under the Stars Dec. 1 and 2 and the 55th annual Christmas Parade Dec. 9. Applications are now open for participants in both events.
Killeen’s Youth Advisory Commission will host the 21st annual Youth Conference from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 30 at Killeen Community Center, 2201 E. Veterans Memorial Blvd. This marks the first year the event is open to the public. There is no fee to attend.
Veterans of Foreign Wars District 14 commander Lora Land, Post 9191, and VFW Auxiliary president JoJo Kilgore, Post 4008, will host a district meeting Saturday at VFW Post 3892 in Harker Heights.
The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial for Romanita Snyder, an Army veteran, at 1 p.m. today.
A rollover crash on U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 late Sunday night led to a driver being brought to a hospital in critical condition, according to Killeen police spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.
The Killeen City Jail is back in operation after it was shut down for planned routine maintenance, according to Killeen Police Department spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.
Members of the Central Texas Law Enforcement Torch Run Committee will host a “tip-a-cop” event at the Copperas Cove Applebee’s restaurant, 2525 E. Business U.S. Highway 190, on Thursday.
The fall job fair, sponsored by the Killeen Daily Herald, is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center, 3601 South W.S. Young Drive.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the public water system for the city of Lampasas to issue a boil-water notice due to a break in a water line Monday.
The Killeen Community Center gymnasium at 2201 E. Veterans Memorial Blvd. will be closed Sept. 22-27 for floor resurfacing, according to a news release.
The Central Texas chapter of the Military Officers Association of America has officially kicked off its annual scholarship fundraiser with a raffle to be held Oct. 21.
The monthly meeting of the League of United Latin American Citizens chapter 4297 will be at 6 p.m. today at the Killeen Community Center at 2201 East Veterans Memorial Blvd.
Four governing bodies in Copperas Cove will meet Wednesday for a quarterly summit meeting.
HARKER HEIGHTS — ERA Colonial Real Estate in partnership with the Carter Blood Care Center and Chick-Fil-A sponsored a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday to provide relief to victims of Hurricane Harvey.
Public television station KNCT-TV, based on the campus of Central Texas College, will host a free screening of Vietnam War specials today. The screenings are open to the public and will be held at the Mayborn Science Theater on the CTC campus.
Cinergy Entertainment will donate a percentage of all sales from all locations today to the relief effort in Houston for Hurricane Harvey.
The Food and Fitness forum that had been scheduled for noon Thursday at the Armed Services YMCA in Harker Heights has been canceled.
Garrison Avenue at the intersection of Gray Street will be closed through September for curb and gutter, valley gutter and sidewalk repair.
The CenTex chapter of the Military Officers Association of America has officially kicked off its annual scholarship fundraiser with a raffle to be held Oct. 21.
Platinum Drive at the intersection of Drystone Lane in Killeen will be closed through September.
The Senior Health Fair is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 15 at Lions Club Park Senior Center, 1700 E. Stan Schlueter Loop.
The Copperas Cove Quarterback Club will meet every Wednesday during football season at 11:45 a.m. at Lil Tex Family Restaurant, 502 S. Main St., Copperas Cove.
A 16-year-old was taken into custody Sunday after firing what officers believed to be a high-powered pellet rifle at a Killeen Police Department officer, according to KPD spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.
ERA Colonial Real Estate will sponsor its 19th annual Pat Patton Fish Fry at Harker Heights Community Park in from 4 to 7 p.m. today to raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
The Texas Department of Transportation will host a public hearing today about the proposed expansion of U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 through Harker Heights, Nolanville and Belton.
The Democratic Women’s Association of Lampasas County will host the 17th annual Labor Day Picnic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at Heritage Park in Lampasas. The public is invited.
There will be no access between Turtle Bend Drive and Trimmier Road in Killeen today because of paving activities on Trimmier Road from Weiss Drive to Bacon Ranch Road, according to a news release.
The Central Texas College Department of Nursing and Allied Health recently announced it will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its Associate Degree in Nursing Program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
The first school district to start classes this year is the Lampasas Independent School District; students are returning Thursday.
W.S. Young Drive, from U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 to Bacon Ranch Road, and Lowes Boulevard at W.S. Young Drive, are experiencing intermittent lane closures for paving and pavement marking activities, according to a Killeen news release.
Harker Heights is hosting its seventh annual Community Garage Sale on Oct. 7.
The Killeen Branch NAACP will host a Back 2 School Bash from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Grace Christian Center, 1401 E. Elms Road.
The Coryell County burn ban went back into effect at sunset Monday after being temporarily lifted for one week because of heavy rainfall in the area.
Luke A. Nichter, a professor at Texas A&M University–Central Texas in Killeen, was awarded a $50,400 grant to research and write a biography on Henry Cabot Lodge Jr.
The city of Killeen will host the annual Back to School Splash Bash from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 19 at Long Branch Park. The event is free and open to kids 12 and under.
Lake Road at the intersection of Godman Street in Killeen is closed through August.
The cause of the fire that burned down a 6,000-square-foot home southeast of Nolanville and displaced a family of four has not been determined, according to Bell County Fire Marshal Steven Casey.
The monthly CenTex Military Officers Association of America meeting will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Shilo Inn, 3701 S. W.S. Young Drive in Killeen.
Killeen Church of Christ will host health screenings by Life Line Screening on Aug. 15 at 400 N. W.S. Young Drive.
COPPERAS COVE — U.S. Rep. Roger Williams will host a workshop Tuesday at the police department to discuss small business legislation, tax reform and regulations.
COPPERAS COVE — The City Council will meet in a workshop at 5 p.m. Tuesday to listen to a presentation and discuss the possible joint land use study at Fort Hood.
A half-mile long log jam that has clogged a portion of the Leon River near Mother Neff State Park has been cleared, according to a news release from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
Long Branch Pool is closed for maintenance, according to a city Killeen news release.
The women of Vision of Greater Vision Community Church will give away new and barely used clothing on Saturday, starting at 9 a.m. in the Church Activities Center. 200 E. Stan Schlueter Loop in Killeen. For more information, call the Rev. David G Reynolds, 254-200-4382.
LAMPASAS — City officials are still recommending residents who have experienced a drop in water pressure or a loss of water to boil all water intended for consumption until further notice.
A family of five was displaced by a house fire early Monday morning in the 700 block of Man O War Drive in Harker Heights, media outlets reported.
The family readiness group of C Troop, 4th Squadron, 9th U.S. Cavalry, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division will host a fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday in the lobby of the Fort Hood National Bank, 50005 Clear Creek Road, Fort Hood.
Tickets for the Vive Les Arts Theatre’s production of “The Little Mermaid” are sold out. There are three remaining show times: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. The theater is at 3401 S. W.S. Young Drive.
BELTON — Seeing Belton’s lack of small event venues, Ronnie Schoepf will be opening a new space to host gatherings at 320 S. Main St. But first, Schoepf needed his property to be rezoned.