HARKER HEIGHTS — The top elected official in the county was the featured speaker at a Wednesday luncheon sponsored by the Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce at the Activities Center in the Stewart C. Meyer Public Library.
Get rid of expired or unwanted prescription pills by taking them to the Temple Police Department on Saturday.
Two Killeen men were indicted on Wednesday on separate armed assault charges from earlier this year.
The new water treatment plant is costing more than officials expected, prompting regional water district officials to dig into reserve funds to pay for the remainder of construction.
BELTON — Flames slowly engulf a burlap-wrapped, iron B doused in diesel.
Killeen City Council has named four finalists in its search for a new city manager.
Texas A&M University-Central Texas is celebrating National Transfer Student Week this week, highlighting the school’s status as the state’s only “upper-level” university and one of only two in the United States, according to a news release from A&M-Central Texas.
An 18-year-old man who was shot outside a Killeen McDonald’s on Tuesday afternoon is still in critical condition as of Wednesday afternoon, police said.
A speed limit change along Interstate 14 through Nolanville, from 75 mph to 65 mph, will be temporary, according to Ken Roberts, spokesman for the Texas Department of Transportation. Construction began Sept. 9 to expand I-14 to three lanes both ways from Farm-to-Market 3423 (Indian Trail) in…
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A man attempting to reopen a local volunteer fire department was arrested Tuesday on a child sexual assault warrant, the Bell County Sheriff’s Department said Wednesday.
The Killeen Independent School District received a transparency star from the Texas Comptroller’s Transparency Stars program, according to information on the district’s website this week.
The Killeen Area Heritage Association will host a town hall Friday with local and state representatives discussing the preservation of local history.
Grammy-nominated artist Pat Green will be the feature entertainment at AdventHealth’s 30th annual Gold Star Gala Nov. 7.
Halloween is approaching and other fall events are happening in Central Texas. Here is sampling of fall events going on throughout the Killeen-Fort Hood-Temple area:
After today's high temperature of 81 degrees, cooler temperatures will set in as the weekend approaches, according to the forecast from the National Weather Service station in Dallas/Fort Worth.
The city of Killeen will host a Senior Town Hall Meeting at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Killeen Community Center, 2201 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard. Senior citizens and the public are invited to attend.
Temple Independent School District’s fine arts programs abandoned their theaters Tuesday evening for outdoor performances at the Santa Fe Plaza.
The Killeen Independent School District and Superintendent John Craft are moving forward with plans for a new taxpayer-funded bond by setting the meeting dates for the bond steering committee.
The Killeen City Council is considering a change that would add about $4.2 million to the FY20 budget.
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Early voting for the Nov. 5 election officially began Monday and will end Nov. 1.
As parts of Dallas dealt with severe storms that produced multiple tornadoes Sunday, six American Airlines flights bound for the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport were diverted to Killeen.
The Killeen Police Department conducted a speed enforcement detail Tuesday morning on eastbound lanes of Interstate 14 between the Trimmier Road and W.S. Young Drive overpasses in Killeen. Nine total officers with the traffic unit pulled over motorists in the five-hour detail.
Justice of the Peace Daryl Peters arraigned Spencer Quinn Emmons, 23, Monday on two charges — unlawful restraint with exposure to severe bodily injury and evading arrest or detention with a vehicle, both third degree felonies.
The board for the entity that controls water in Killeen and surrounding areas will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday to discuss approving phase two of the Stillhouse transmission main line project to McLean Construction in Killeen. That project would cost the district around $10.2 million, according …
KILLEEN — At a hearing Tuesday, the defense team for Bell County Justice of the Peace Daryl Peters requested additional time to prepare for pretrial motions.
The family of two young children found dead Sept. 30 in a Temple home will say goodbye to them Friday.
At a pre-trial hearing Tuesday, the defense team for Killeen Justice of the Peace Daryl Peters requested additional time to prepare for pre-trial motions.
BELTON — A boil water notice was issued Tuesday for residents of Sherwood Shores 7 subdivision.