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Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce announced that it will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Hank’s Tire Pros & Muffler. The ceremony will take place at 918 South Main St. at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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The National Weather Service expects Killeen-area weather to be pretty calm for most of the week. Meteorologist Monique Sellers said that highs will be around 70 with low temperatures in the upper 40s and 50s. The sun will be out for most of the week and it will feel like typical spring weat…

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Members of the Bob Gilmore Senior Center will be hitting the pickleball courts Thursday morning for a tournament with a purpose.

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Shoppers, mall staff and community figures came together between noon and 2 p.m. on Saturday to commemorate the Killeen Mall's 38th birthday.

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One of the main factors that causes businesses to fail in the Killeen area is failure to investigate the market when deciding to start or create a business, according to José Lopez, business counselor with the Central Texas Resource Center.

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The Central Texas College VetSuccess Center will host a Veterans’ Benefits Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Anderson Campus Center (Building 156) on the central campus in Killeen. The free expo will be an outlet for military veterans and family members to meet representatives from …

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FORT HOOD — More than 250 bereaved families of fallen U.S. military service members attended the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) and Good Grief Camp on Saturday.

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The third annual Kick Cancer’s Butt Kick-a-thon at Candy Outfitters was held most of the day Saturday at Candy Outfitters, 185 W. Business U.S. Highway 190 in Copperas Cove.

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The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas was $2.22 in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood area on Saturday, which is 3 cents more than this day last week and 4 cents less than the price per gallon at this same time last year, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.

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National franchise retailer, RNR Tire Express, is preparing to open a Killeen location at the intersection of West Jasper Drive and South Fort Hood Street. The official grand opening is scheduled for May 4 but there are plans to open for business the first week in April, officials said.

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Filing an open records request is a straightforward process — one that occasionally takes time to be completed — and a useful tool for residents wanting to ensure their local governments are open and transparent.

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Officials on Friday celebrated with a ribbon-cutting the grand opening of a chemical plant in Killeen that produces high-grade hydrogen peroxide.

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Killeen boil water notices issued March 11 for properties located on East Central Texas Expressway, Rebecca Lynn Lane and Taylor Renee Drive have been lifted, according to the City of Killeen.

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BELTON — Two juveniles were questioned by a Belton Police officer after three calls were received early Tuesday morning about vehicles hit by objects thrown on Interstate 14 between the Loop 121 exit and FM 1670.

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The Copperas Cove Fire Department announced it is conducting specialized wildfire training today at the site of the future Fire Station No. 4 near the intersection of Constitution Drive and Charles Tillman Way.

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While South by Southwest Festival is happening down in Austin this week, the Bell County area is taking a crack at its own kind of music festival. Check out the inaugural two-day Northbound & Down Music Fest in Salado, and for those feeling brave, maybe get some new art at the Killeen In…

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BELTON — Killeen resident Cedrick Joseph Marks, 44, was indicted Wednesday for the alleged burglary of a habitation with intent to commit another felony.

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BELTON — A Bell County grand jury on Wednesday indicted three men from Killeen on aggravated robbery charges, a first-degree felony, after police said they used at least one handgun to rob a man who was walking through a field north of Allegany Drive, according to court records.

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Although residents may have experienced scattered heavy showers following the foggy weather early in the week, the total rainfall for the area was measured at well under an inch, according to reports from the National Weather Service.

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A man was in Bell County Jail Wednesday after allegedly stealing a vehicle from a car dealership lot in Killeen.

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The Killeen-Cove-Hood Phantoms, a Special Olympics Texas team, will hold a multi-family indoor sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 902 Conder in Killeen.

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A Bell County judge this week sentenced a Killeen man to prison time for a first-degree felony child sex assault that happened in 2016, a court official said.

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In mid-February, Texas Department of Transportation officials said the completion of Interstate 35 through Temple should be this spring — by the end of May, if heavy spring rains didn’t change that.

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TEMPLE — A 54-year-old Temple man died from injuries he received Monday night during a hit-and-run accident, Temple Police Department spokesman said.

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In a quick series of unanimous votes, the Killeen City Council moved forward on a handful of issues during its meeting Tuesday afternoon, including a bid to rehabilitate over 15,000 feet of wastewater main.

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WASHINGTON — The Defense Department is reviewing a number of military bases to find a location that can house up to 5,000 unaccompanied migrant children as the U.S. braces for a surge of people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally this spring.

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FORT HOOD — Fort Hood’s nominee for the 2019 Armed Forces Insurance Spouse of the Year has been nominated as the Army-wide Spouse of the Year, joining five other spouses from across the service branches to compete for the national Department of Defense-wide honor.

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A boil water notice was issued at approximately 9 a.m. today for properties located at 700 Rebecca Lynn Lane and 9910 to 10203 Taylor Renee Drive, according to a news release from the city. Affected properties were notified directly.

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Killeen city officials lifted two boil water notices for some 16,000 customers in the city Monday amid questions about delays in notifying residents and schools.

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A woman died Sunday morning after a rock thrown from an overpass above Interstate 35 in Temple on Saturday night broke through a vehicle’s windshield and caused significant injuries to the passenger, Temple Police said in a news release.Police spokeswoman Cpl. Shawana Neely said officers res…

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The boil water notice issued March 8 for properties located in western Killeen in the area bounded by Fort Hood Street on the east, Clear Creek Road on the west, Watercrest Drive on the north and State Highway 201 on the south has been lifted effective as of 1:45 p.m. Monday, according to a …

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A boil water notice was issued at approximately  for properties located at 3502, 3504, 3602 and 3620 E. Central Texas Expressway, according to a news release from the city. Affected properties were notified directly.

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A Killeen man was sentenced in the 264th Judicial District Court of Judge Paul LePak on Friday to prison time for two felony offenses after shooting a pellet gun through the window of a home with an infant inside in 2017, an official said on Monday.

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With rain and thunderstorms in the forecast for the first half of Spring Break this week, families and students will probably be looking for inside events or out-of-town events to avoid the potentially bad weather.

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The city of Killeen has lifted the boil water notice for properties from 2600 to 2909 Belt Loop that was issued on Friday due to a water main break.

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Killeen has known Rosa Hereford for her work as one of the longest serving city councilwomen. But on Saturday at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center, she was recognized for everything she has outside of civil service.

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There was a lot of energy in the air at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center on Sunday and residents and business owners alike attended the Metaphysical Fair event that was being held. The fair traditionally offers everything from reiki healing to angel card and tarot card readings, and p…

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Two boil water notices are still in affect for the city of Killeen, according to the city spokeswoman Hilary Shine. The city is currently awaiting water test results for both areas.

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Kids stood at an activity table with outstretched arms to catch liquid nitrogen bubbles. Preschool-aged kids rolled marbles down tunnels made of plastic tubes, while other children maderulers and optical illusions.

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Veterans of Bravo Co. 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment came from across the country Saturday 50 years after they served in the Vietnam War inside the Shiloh Inn of Killeen. The more than 50 were deployed together in Vietnam in 1969 in an air mobile infantry

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Daylight Savings Time starts today, the perfect way to kick off Sunshine Week, designed to shed light on the public’s right to know and the importance of government transparency.

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The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas was $2.19 in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood area on Saturday, which is four cents more than this day last week and six cents less than the price per gallon at this same time last year, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.

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The National Weather Service is tracking a potentially severe storm system moving into the Killeen area on Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning. The system is expected to contain heavy rain with the possibility of hail and strong winds, according to NWS meteorologist Monique Sellers.

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About 30 guests of the regional Girl Scouts of Central Texas organization gathered at the A+ Federal Credit Union on Central Texas Expressway in Harker Heights on Thursday night for the Women of Distinction Killeen-Temple-Waco pinning ceremony.

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Robert Jackson tees off from hole no. 2 on Thursdy, March 7, 2019, as he and co-workers Jeff Kelly, Travis Drew and Travis Carr from Maynard Construction play a round of Disk Golf at the Purser Family Park in Harker Heights.

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The unpredictable weather may be keeping most folks indoors lately, but there are plenty of events planned this weekend to expand the mind instead. Check out some new books at the Take 190 Festival, discuss the latest read at a book club meeting, or take the family on a day trip to the Maybo…

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Local chambers of commerce are opposing a plan presented by the governor’s office to cap property tax revenue increases, in spite of bipartisan support among voters.

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A Bell County grand jury on Wednesday opted to not indict a man who is seen on video shooting and killing another man during an argument on a Killeen street in 2017, an official said on Wednesday."Today, the Bell County grand jury was presented the completed investigation of the Texas Ranger…

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The Killeen city government is currently hiring for at least six full time job openings which each offer a salary of more than $3,000 a month. The jobs also include comprehensive benefit packages including vacation, holiday and sick leave as well as medical, dental and life insurance accordi…