The Killeen City Council had a full day on Tuesday with three meetings — two of them discussing whether developers should be asked to pay for infrastructure related to their new projects or taxpayers should continue to pay for growth.
A teenager pleaded guilty on Tuesday to assaulting a jailer at a Killeen detention center in May.
Despite the frigid temperatures Monday night, the Friends in Crisis homeless shelter was not at full capacity, according to Larry Moehnke, vice president of the Families in Crisis board of directors.
A Killeen woman who broke an infant’s bones and caused other injuries earlier this year was sentenced on Tuesday to prison time.
FORT HOOD — The sound of freedom is ringing through the air across communities surrounding Fort Hood on Tuesday as the 1st Cavalry Division’s 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team trains to certify soldiers across multiple platforms.
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Killeen Police Department spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez told the Herald Tuesday that no suspect has been named or arrests made in a fatal hit-and-run. The incident happened Friday just before midnight, according to a news release issued by the police department.
A soldier from Fort Hood’s 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, was killed and two other soldiers injured when a Bradley Fighting Vehicle overturned Nov. 6 during training in the Republic of Korea, the Department of the Army reported Tuesday.
The Harker Heights Police Department is having a coffee with a cop event from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at the Starbucks inside Target, 201 E. Central Texas Expressway, Suite 300, Harker Heights.
The Killeen Police Department is asking the public’s help to find a woman accused of cashing in bad checks to a bank.
UPDATE 1:04 p.m.: Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station at 8 p.m. for those needing overnight relief from freezing weather. The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full sheltering services.
Most restaurants require proof of service for deals on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. Please call restaurants prior to dining to ensure your local restaurant is participating in Veterans Day deals.
A one-time charge to developers and builders to offset the taxpayers’ cost for a growing city will be the focus for the Killeen City Council Tuesday.
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A strong wind blew in the cold weather on Monday just minutes before the start of the Killeen Veterans Day parade, sponsored by the Area Veterans Advisory Committee.
The 5th annual Youth Entertainment Showcase in Killeen will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 13, and will feature talent from children ages 5 to 20. The fundraiser will feature a talent showcase, vendors, door prizes, and special appearances for visitors. Proceeds will benefit the nonprofit Xpreesh…
New car sale numbers in Bell County continue to lag when compared to last year’s numbers, according to the monthly Freeman Auto Report.
The Veterans Day Parade in Killeen will be on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m., with line up beginning at 8 a.m. Prior to the parade there will be a short ceremony in front of City Hall where the Regional Site Certificate will be presented to Mayor Jose Segarra at 10:45 a.m. The route is about two miles l…
A two-vehicle accident on Interstate 14 near the Rosewood Drive intersection shortly after 9 a.m. left the westbound lanes closed from Knights Way to Rosewood as Killeen police officers waited for the vehicle to be cleared.
UPDATE 7:59 p.m.: National Weather Service Meteorologist Juan Hernandez told the Herald there will be a round of light sleet in the Central Texas area to begin around 8:30 p.m. tonight. There have been sleet sightings as close as Georgetown, according to the Dallas-Fort Worth office.
CRAWFORD — Forty wounded warriors and their families got on their mountain bikes on Saturday to join former President George W. Bush in the Warrior 100k bike ride at the former president’s Crawford ranch.
Church member and community residents stopped by the Trinity Baptist Church in Harker Heights after Sunday church services to browse the items for sale at the Missions Market Craft Fair. However, even though the sale was being hosted and run by the church, the proceeds were actually going to…
Avoiding gluten has been a growing health trend over the past decade. But only few actually have to avoid gluten in order to stay healthy.
Although the military lifestyle is prone to change and uncertainty, several factors inspired the Ramsey family to dig roots a little deeper during their time stationed at Fort Hood.
Information from the first bond steering committee meeting will be presented to the board of trustees and residents at the regular meeting of the school board on Tuesday.
Charging developers and builders fees to offset the taxpayers’ cost for a growing city will be the focus at a meeting in two days.
Two years after starting to draw support for the $426 million bond, Killeen’s school district is starting discussion on a potential bond to accomplish what the first did not.
Since mid-October, homeowners throughout Killeen have received a blue, two-page letter, introducing an optional warranty that covers exterior water line and exterior sewer/septic line repairs.
The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas was $2.23 in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood area on Saturday.
COPPERAS COVE — The air in Copperas Cove had a slight chill Saturday morning, but that didn’t stop hundreds from lining the streets to watch the annual Veterans Day parade. Not a cloud was in the sight and the sky was crystal clear.
BELTON — A soaring bicycle stunt combined with martial arts and a wounded American hero walking with an exoskeleton and robotic suit called an iBot.