Daily riders on The Hop’s Route 5 will see changes starting Oct. 1 as the regional bus system cuts back services to avoid a shortfall in the coming fiscal year.
Hundreds of guests Saturday at Copperas Cove City Park were met with hundreds of smells wafting through the air.
COPPERAS COVE — Several Copperas Cove residents have claimed their water supply was suddenly cut off, or they received unusually high utility bills, and they complained about struggling to communicate with representatives hundreds of miles away.
The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas was $2.58 in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood area on Saturday, which is the same as this day last week and 12 cents more than the price per gallon at this same time last year, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.
Three Copperas Cove Independent School District students and Pride of Cove Band members were injured Friday morning in an accident that occurred just west of Cove, according to a statement from Sgt. David Roberts with the Texas Department of Public Safety received Saturday morning.
Around 8 a.m. Saturday, Metroplex Hospital experienced a power outage caused by a lightning strike, according to a press release.
About 540 people gathered in the ballroom of the Killeen Civic and Conference Center on Thursday for the 85th annual Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce banquet.
FORT HOOD — The family of a soldier killed in 1975 finally received recognition as a Gold Star Family, during the annual 13th Expeditionary Sustainment Command memorial rededication ceremony at Hildner Field on Friday.
A connection was made from thousands of miles away. That connection was cemented during a dedication ceremony of the KSC Han Mi Pavilion, which was built earlier this summer by Korean craft workers behind the Killeen Civic and Convention Center on W.S. Young in Killeen.
FORT HOOD — Path Project regional coordinator Robin Tenboer, with Texas Health and Human Services, facilitated a workshop on special education earlier this week at Fort Hood.
FORT HOOD — Congressman John Carter, R-Round Rock, and Congressman Mac Thornberry, R-Clarendon, chairman of the Armed Services Committee, held a press conference Friday at the Bernie Beck Gate following a tour and meeting with Fort Hood leadership.
FORT HOOD — Veterans, current soldiers and civilians gathered at the Abrams Physical Fitness Center on Friday morning for the POW/MIA Recognition Day Ceremony to remember the sacrifices made by American service members.
The Killeen Police Department is looking for a man who reportedly entered a store last week and exposed himself.
Killeen police are searching for two men suspected of robbing a T-Mobile last week.
A vehicle was fully submerged by floodwaters in a drainage ditch just east of Nola Ruth Boulevard on U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 after heavy storms swept through the Killeen area, according to Nolanville police officials.
Areas of Killeen saw an inch to an inch and a half of rain following a 20-minute downpour Thursday afternoon. It was followed by a second downpour as evening approached.
Nerf Blaster foam will be raining down at several Central Texas locations this weekend “as the inaugural Walmart exclusive Nerf Fest Mobile Tour pulls into town,” according to a Walmart news release.
Wednesday’s forecast in Killeen: stormy with 100 percent chance of dollar bills.
Killeen Mayor Jose Segarra received a special opportunity to visit the White House this week — and he said he’s coming back with more tools to make the city a better place for residents.
A Killeen Planning & Zoning commissioner’s vehicle was stopped after he ran a stop sign, and he was arrested after he refused to sign his ticket, threw the electronic ticket device on the ground and resisted arrest, according to Belton police and arrest affidavits released Wednesday.
Killeen fire officials have released a cause in the case of a vehicle for sale that went up in flames last weekend.
The Killeen Independent School District is no longer accepting applications for the vacant seat on the Board of Trustees.
COPPERAS COVE—Residents boiled over water billing issues in Tuesday’s Copperas Cove City Council meeting in what has become tradition when the city’s third-party water supplier, Fathom, appears on the agenda.
The Killeen school board reviewed designs for several campuses and received updates on other projects that are part of the $426 million bond at a workshop Tuesday.
The Central Texas College board approved a new tax rate of about 14.83 cents per $100 property valuation during a meeting Tuesday at the Anderson Campus Center.
A Killeen Planning & Zoning commissioner who said Monday he plans to resign from the commission faces misdemeanor drug and weapon charges after an arrest earlier this month, according to the Bell County Sheriff’s Department,
A 20-year-old man was arrested in Harker Heights Monday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, less than 4 grams but more than 1 gram.
A helicopter and plane search were launched Tuesday as part of a countywide sweep for a 52-year-old Coryell County man who has been missing since Sept. 7, according to a sheriff’s department official.