• June 27, 2016


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Killeen street to have intermittent closures next week

Roy Reynolds Drive, between addresses 611 and 1805, will experience intermittent closures Monday through Friday, the city of Killeen stated in a news release.

Trump rules out Rick Perry as running mate

Donald Trump on Wednesday ruled out picking former rival Rick Perry as his running mate but said there could still be a role for the former Texas governor in a Trump administration. 

Killeen’s Bacon Ranch Road to close on Friday

Bacon Ranch Road will be closed at Trimmier Road Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., according to a Killeen press release.

Local gas prices essentially flat from last week

Gas prices reached a welcome decade low this week, according to a news release from AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.

Killeen teen killed in Sunday night fatal wreck

Killeen police on Monday released the name of a local teenager who died in a fatal wreck on Stan Schlueter Loop on Sunday night.

School bus-SUV crash in Killeen injures student, aide

UPDATE: 12:07 p.m.

Killeen receives good soaking

The Killeen area got plenty of rain this morning, close to an inch and a half thus far, according to the National Weather Service, which has issued a flood advisory until 11:30 a.m.

Cove student on bicycle hit by vehicle on way to school

COPPERAS COVE — A student riding his bike to S.C. Lee Junior High on Monday morning was hit by a vehicle, according to a statement from the school district.

Armored car wreck shuts down East U.S. Highway 190 in Nolanville

NOLANVILLE — An armored car crashed on U.S. Highway 190 in Nolanville on Monday morning, causing the eastbound lanes of the highway to be shut down.

Cove High School student dies from injuries after being struck by car

COPPERAS COVE  — A  Copperas Cove High School student died from his injuries after he was struck and killed by a car while waiting at a school bus stop Wednesday, according to CCISD spokeswoman Wendy Sledd.

Killeen police: Motorcyclist killed in Monday wreck on U.S. 190

Police in Killeen identified a motorcyclist who was killed on U.S. Highway 190 on Monday night as 33-year-old Ellsworth Allen Raup III.

TxDOT announces road closures

The Texas Department of Transportation will temporarily close portions of U.S. 190 and Farm to Market 2410 in Killeen and Harker Heights Sunday through May 13, weather permitting.

Man's car catches on fire on U.S. 190

A Copperas Cove man was left stranded on U.S. Highway 190 Tuesday morning after his car caught fire.

Crash in south Killeen leaves one dead

Killeen police are investigating a deadly Monday morning collision in south Killeen.

Construction on U.S. 190 and FM 2410 planned for Monday through Thursday

Portions of U.S. Highway 190 and Farm-to-Market 2410 will be closed temporarily Sunday through Thursday if weather permits construction.

Officials take step toward Interstate 14 reality

The Texas Transportation Commission on Thursday voted to submit an application that will lead to the designation of an existing 25-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 190 in Bell County to Interstate 14, according to a news release from the Gulf Coast Strategic Highway Coalition.

Knight's Way bridge to close Wednesday night

Drivers in Harker Heights who frequent the streets after hours are in for some serious traffic snares, starting tonight.

Lowes Boulevard closed at Trimmier Road until early May

Lowes Boulevard is closed at Trimmier Road through May 4, the city of Killeen announced in a news release.

Two dead in Coryell County collision

Two Hamilton residents traveling on State Highway 36 in Coryell County died in a collision Monday afternoon.

No injuries in rail road crossing wreck

The Killeen Police Department has reopened a section of road at S Twin Creek Drive after a single vehicle accident late Tuesday night.

Gas prices rising in Texas but still under national average

Gas prices are creeping back toward $2 a gallon in Texas, but the state remains well under the national average.

TxDOT: U.S. 190 project may be finished by fall

Drivers in Killeen and Harker Heights may see the end of construction woes on U.S. Highway 190 before the end of the year.

Rollover accident on Hwy. 195 this morning

UPDATE: 12:30 p.m.; 

Two people hospitalized after late-night crash

NOLANVILLE -  Two people were transported to local hospitals after an accident late Thursday in Nolanville.

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Killeen crews to start road maintenance today

City crews are set to begin preventive maintenance on several Killeen streets beginning at 8 a.m. today.

Wedel Cemetery Road closed from flooding; no flooding reported in Killeen

Wedel Cemetery Road, just south of Heidenheimer Road in East Bell County, is closed due to high water and road damage from flooding, according to Lt. Donnie Adams, a sheriff’s department spokesman.

Accident on 190 westbound in Killeen

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