• February 28, 2017


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Part of North 20th Street to close soon

Beginning Monday, North 20th Street, between Attas Avenue and Harris Avenue in Killeen, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through March.

Southbound Trimmier lane to close for 6 months

Traffic on Trimmier Road near U.S. Highway 190 is flowing smoothly for the first time in months — but the break from gnarled traffic won’t last long.

Part of Valley Road closing through March

Beginning Tuesday, Valley Road at the intersection of Garth Drive will be closed through March, Killeen officials said Thursday.

Woman in hospital after morning accident

A 36-year-old woman was taken to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Temple with nonlife-threatening injuries after losing control of her car Wednesday at the intersection of Stan Schlueter Loop and U.S. Highway 190 in Killeen.

Police: Woman loses control of car, jumps out

A woman lost control of her car, and then jumped out of the vehicle, near the intersection of the U.S. Highway 190 service road and Stan Schlueter Loop Wednesday, police said.

Heavy rainfall causes commute disruptions

Heavy rainfall caused disruptions in the daily commute of some Killeen residents Tuesday morning.

State approves reimbursements for city road project

The Texas Department of Transportation acknowledged the completion of the U.S. Highway 190/Farm-to-Market 2410 improvement project Wednesday, according to a news release Friday.

Intersection at Lowe's and Trimmier closed for today

Lowes Boulevard in Killeen is closed at Trimmier Road today. Vehicles will not be able to turn from Trimmier Road east onto Lowes Boulevard during this time.

City road to close for four weeks

Avenue E and Attas Avenue, between North 10th Street and North 20th Street in Killeen, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for four weeks beginning Monday, the city announced Friday.

Turn lane of Lowes Boulevard in Killeen closed through Friday

The northbound turn lane of Lowes Boulevard onto Trimmier Road in Killeen is closed through Friday, according to city officials.

Trimmier work extended through February, city says

The northbound Trimmier Road lane closure from Turtle Bend Drive to U.S. Highway 190 has been extended through February, according to a city of Killeen news release.

City of Killeen to close section of 16th Street

The stretch of 16th Street between Harbour and Rancier avenues will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, according to a city of Killeen news release.

Morning car chase ends with 2 arrests

A car chase ended in a crash and two arrests Tuesday morning in Killeen, police said.

Two die in head-on crash near Salado

TEMPLE — Two people died early Tuesday after a two-vehicle, head-on collision on Farm-to-Market 2484 near Salado, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Gasoline prices spike statewide after the holidays

The statewide average gas price is $2.16 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.

1-vehicle crash takes out traffic signal, stalls traffic in Heights

HARKER HEIGHTS — Traffic came to a near-standstill after a one-vehicle crash took out a traffic signal at the corner of Wampum Drive and Knights Way at 11 a.m. Saturday.

TxDOT to temporarily close U.S. 190 lanes Wednesday

The Texas Department of Transportation will temporarily close lanes within the U.S. Highway 190 project area Wednesday, weather permitting.

Wreck near Cove stalls traffic on 190

A vehicle accident along U.S. Highway 190 near the eastern city limits of Copperas Cove is stalling traffic in the westbound lanes of 190 between Copperas Cove and Fort Hood.

3-year project: TxDOT to widen 1.5-mile section of FM 2410

A 1.5-mile portion of Farm-to-Market 2410 between Killeen and Harker Heights will soon be expanded from two to four lanes, officials announced Monday.

Texas gasoline prices rise slightly in time for holiday travel

The average gas price in Texas is up 3 cents a gallon, just in time for your holiday travels.

Killeen announces temporary road closure

Beginning Tuesday, Hall Avenue, between North 10th Street and North 24th Street in Killeen, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for one week.

Killeen streets closed for water line installation

Construction workers have begun installing water lines Monday at the intersection of Hall Avenue and North 16th Street in Killeen.

Portion of Parmer Avenue closed through Monday

Parmer Avenue, between North 20th Street and North 24th Street, will be closed today through Monday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Police investigating Monday crash

Killeen police officers are investigating a Monday afternoon crash in western Killeen involving a pickup truck and an 18-wheeler that trapped the pickup’s driver in his vehicle.

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Traffic closings for Lowes, Walmart boulevards

The intersection of Lowes Boulevard and Walmart Boulevard in Killeen will experience rolling traffic closings from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.

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.