COPPERAS COVE — A 28-year-old man was arrested and charged with criminal mischief Friday by police.
A science technology engineering and mathematics, or STEM, summer camp for girls will be offered by Texas A&M University-Central Texas Library in Killeen. The free program is designed for girls entering third through fifth grade.
Residents met Sunday morning at Harker Heights Community Park for a 22-kilometer ruck march that took them from the park to Cedar Gap Park and back.
Ofelia Miramontez has been named the Killeen Police Department’s new special projects coordinator and public affairs officer, KPD announced Friday.
An accident that occurred just before midnight Saturday in the westbound lane of U.S. Highway 190 left an unidentified man in critical condition after he was hit by numerous vehicles, according to a news release from the Killeen Police Department.
The Sunday Fun Day and Pop-Up Market will be at the Killeen Farmer’s Market this weekend, with vendor and food trucks available for visitors to browse and shop.
Metroplex Hospital in Killeen will host the 31st annual Silver Classic 5K Run and 3K Walk on Sunday at the hospital building as part of the Cen-Tex Race Series.
Average weekly wages were up 5.5 percent for Bell County workers in the third quarter of 2016, according to a news release from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The LULAC Herencia Council No. 4297 and the Stars and Stripes Exchange Club will host a political forum today with candidates running in the Killeen City Council and Killeen Independent School District school board elections on May 6.
Police are still looking for the shooter in the death of security officer William Petty, according to Killeen police spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.
The Central Texas College VetSuccess Center and Veteran’s Services department will host a Veterans Benefits Expo and Appreciation Day today. The free event will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Anderson Campus Center at CTC.
The car crash that occurred in the parking lot at Harker Heights High School on Feb. 16, damaging 10 cars, is still under investigation by Killeen Independent School District police, according to KISD spokesman Shannon Rideout.
Killeen High School administrators confiscated a BB gun from a student on campus Monday, according to a press release from Killeen Independent School District spokesman Shannon Rideout.
Killeen residents can safely dispose of household hazardous waste free of charge from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Gatesville Civic Center at 301 Veterans Memorial Loop in Gatesville, Killeen officials said.
The Central Texas College Foundation is accepting applications online for scholarships to be awarded for the fall and spring 2018 semesters. Students can apply online through March 31. The scholarships will be awarded near the end of this spring semester.
AUSTIN — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Texas can’t cut off Medicaid dollars to Planned Parenthood over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015 that launched Republican efforts across the U.S. to defund the nation’s largest abortion provider.
Local babies, children, teens and young adults are invited to participate in the Sunburst USA Beautiful Baby Contest on March 25 at the Killeen Mall.
Rico Harrison, a longtime resident of Killeen who works in the area, will host a Stop the Violence barbecue this afternoon to help encourage conversation among local residents.
HARKER HEIGHTS — A car crash in the parking lot at Harker Heights High School on Thursday damaged 10 cars, including the vehicle that apparently caused the crash, according to police spokesman Sgt. Steven Miller.
Killeen residents can safely dispose of household hazardous waste free of charge from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Copperas Cove Transfer Station at 2605 S. Farm-to-Market 116, city officials said.
A car crash in the parking lot at Harker Heights High School on Thursday damaged several cars, according to Killeen Independent School District spokesman Shannon Rideout.
Killeen Councilwoman Shirley Fleming will host another town hall to discuss a neighborhood crime watch program March 2. This will be the third one she has hosted since December.