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…
A block party fundraiser was held Sunday in the 1500 block of South 35th Street, the neighborhood where two children died on Sept. 29.
Oh yuck! The crickets are back again. Jumping, flying, crawling, dying in corners of your house and office.
People came from far and near for the 113th annual Westphalia Picnic and Homecoming on Sunday at the Church of the Visitation.
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.
Temple is expected to receive $1.92 million in sales tax revenue in October. Belton, one of several Central Texas cities in Central Texas to post double-digit percentage point increases compared to this time frame last year, will receive $488,561, a significant 12.40 percent increase from last October’s allocations.
The Area Agency on Aging of Central Texas, the designated State Health Insurance Assistance Program for Bell County, will be available to meet with Medicare beneficiaries concerning health and prescription drug plan options for 2020.
Trained and certified benefits counselors will be available on a walk-in basis only from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 and Oct. 29; and 1-4 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 17, Oct. 24 and Oct. 31 in Conference Room D9, Central Texas Council of Governments building, 2180 N. Main St., Belton.
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.
The Milam County Triad Senior Expo will be 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday , Oct. 16, at the Rockdale KC Hall, U.S. Highway 79, 655 Texas St.
The Senior Expo is designed to showcase how businesses, organizations and community-based agencies make Milam County a “Senior Friendly” place to live.
With more than 45 vendors, attendees can pick up information on nutrition and fitness, housing, pharmaceuticals and volunteer opportunities, as well as learning about retirement communities, nursing and rehabilitation facilities, Medicare, Medicaid, wellness and prevention, and much more.
Nearly 15 years have passed since the Rockwool Superfund site was cleaned up.
Opinions widely vary in Temple and elsewhere about people who stand on street corners and ask for money, food or jobs.
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 Continuing Education department is offering two classes aimed to enhance the success of business owners and customer service providers. The first is a one-day class entitled Presentations That Work and What Not to Do. It is beneficial to both the business community …
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.
A Temple High School student reportedly kidnapped Thursday morning had minor injuries after his harrowing experience.
The family of two children found dead Sept. 29 in a Temple home needs money to lay them to rest.
The day after Christmas in 2017 was allegedly the day Michael Lynn Sims robbed Twin Liquors in Temple.
Helping Hands Ministry in Belton is close to reaching its goal of providing 1,500 holiday meals to families in need in East Bell County.