If the numbers from previous years are any indication, several thousand area residents are set to visit the First United Methodist Church’s 11th annual Pumpkin Patch before it closes for the year on Halloween. Several hundred people have already visited just during the opening weekend, and t…
The Killeen/Fort Hood area may finally felt fall temperatures when a cold front moved through the area early last week and temperatures this week should remain relatively low, according to the forecast from the National Weather Service station in Dallas/Fort Worth.
Area police reports indicated:
Post-traumatic stress disorder is an issue for many combat veterans. But many still refuse to reach out and get help due to the misconception of therapy approaches and medical treatments.
Like so many others of “the greatest generation,” Karola Anthony, 93, knows what it means to have made a life for herself and her family despite the difficulties that she might have been presented with.
COPPERAS COVE — The Copperas Cove City Council will seek legal advice about a closed business that is seeking an injunction against the city.
The Killeen City Council has rescheduled its regular meeting Tuesday as two city officials and four council members will be in Washington, D.C., to attend the annual Association of the U.S. Army Expo.
After a roller coaster of temperatures this week that saw temperatures in the 90s and 40s, high temperatures are expected to rise but level out in the 70s and 80s, according to the National Weather Service.
Representatives of small businesses around Killeen were at the Walmart on Stan Schlueter Loop in Killeen on Saturday as part of the store’s kickoff party for its online grocery pick up system.
COPPERAS COVE — Brennan De Voe didn’t seem very impressed after getting up close and personal with a boa constrictor Saturday.
COPPERAS COVE — Cheerleaders from Copperas Cove High School were wrapped up warmly Saturday morning as they stood outside Applebee’s on U.S. Business 190.
Around 200 prospective students gathered Saturday at Texas A&M University-Central Texas for Warrior Preview Day to tour the campus and get an idea of what the campus is like.
The Central Texas College Nursing and Allied Health department is currently accepting applications for its evening/weekend Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN) program. The deadline to apply is Dec. 12 so students can attend the pre-admission session in February. Two program pre-requisites must…
An $8.4 million project to repave State Highway 195 south of Killeen, and add turnaround lanes at a major intersection in the city, is about 50% complete, state highway officials said Friday.
HARKER HEIGHTS — Wreaths for Vets will be holding a fundraiser from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Painting With a Twist studio in Harker Heights.
A Killeen woman was sentenced this week for failing to feed her infant.
Extraco Banks will host a fundraiser for the Fisher House Foundation from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Killeen branch at 1002 W. Central Texas Expressway in Killeen.
COPPERAS COVE — Family fun day is usually considered “mandatory fun” in the Army, but for the troopers and families of 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, the gathering at Camp Triumph in Copperas Cove on Thursday was a step up from the usual unit function.
The Killeen Police Department said there are no updates as of Friday on the search for a man they suspect of firing a weapon near an apartment complex in central Killeen.
Area reports indicated:
Hair, music and fun are expected at the 8th annual Armed Forces Natural Hair and Health Expo in Killeen on Oct. 27.
Grammy-nominated artist Pat Green will be the feature entertainment at AdventHealth’s 30th annual Gold Star Gala Nov. 7.
A bus driver was accosted by a parent while attempting to drop students off at a stop Thursday, according to KISD officials.
A multi-vehicle wreck is stalling traffic in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 14 in Belton. At least four vehicles were involved in the wreck shortly before 8 this morning near the George Wilson Road overpass.
The Killeen Police Department late Thursday called off an “exhaustive search” that included a state police helicopter after a man opened fire near an apartment complex in central Killeen.
From a tattoo expo to an Army 10-Miler Shadow Run, there’s plenty to do this weekend and beyond in the Killeen-Fort Hood area. So view the below listing for more information and have a great weekend:
A Bell County judge this week sentenced a Killeen man to probation after the man injured a woman during a motorcycle wreck last year.
A Coryell County jury sentenced a 41-year-old Copperas Cove man to technically life in prison for six counts of sexual assault.
Residents in rural southern Bell County were reminded this week of their water rights lost to Georgetown.
A Killeen woman has been named as the victim of a fatal single-vehicle accident at Southwest HK Dodge Loop and the 57th Street bridge on Wednesday.
Central Texas College will host its annual Haunted House and Fall Carnival on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25-26 from 6 to 11 p.m. both nights. The haunted house will be held outside the Mayborn Science Theater (Building 152) while games and carnival activities will be inside the building. The …
A Killeen woman was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for her role in filing false federal tax returns, said officials with the United States Department of Justice.
The Killeen Independent School District is targeting the May 2020 election to possibly pass a new bond to fund new elementary schools and stadiums at four of the high school campuses, according to John Craft, the superintendent of KISD.