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Two men suspected in break-in at KISD building

Chris McGuinness | Herald staff writer

The Killeen Police Department is looking for two men who burglarized a Killeen Independent School District facility earlier this month.

Police said the burglary was reported at the Jackson Professional Learning Center, in the 900 block ofRev. R.A. Abercrombie Drive, just after 11:20 p.m. July 3.

An employee said a television was removed from inside the learning center and was later found outside the building. The learning center is used by Killeen ISD to host training sessions and other events, and is home to the district’s television station, KISD TV.

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Boil-water notice issued for Lampasas

Courtney Griffin | Herald staff writer

LAMPASAS — The city issued a boil-water notice Wednesday for the following areas: West First Street from South Porter to South Summer, going north to West Avenue B, and from North Summer to North Porter.

Officials said the notification was issued because a water main line tie-in caused a loss of pressure in the areas.

The notice was issued to ensure the destruction of all harmful bacteria and other microbes. Water for drinking, cooking and for making ice should be boiled and cooled before consumption, the report stated.

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Wal-Mart recalls fruit because of possible listeria contamination

Rachael Riley | Herald staff writer

As a precautionary measure, area Wal-Marts and Sam’s Clubs removed from their shelves produce possibly affected by a nationwide voluntary recall, a spokesman said.

Wal-Mart spokesman Brian Nick said produce was pulled from the Killeen, Harker Heights and Copperas Cove Wal-Marts, as well as Harker Heights’ Sam’s Club.

“Our supplier notified us of the voluntary recall, and as soon as we were aware, we took immediate action for all impacted stores and clubs,” Nick said.

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City to auction off old cars, equipment

Jacob Brooks | Herald staff writer

Looking to buy an old police car or city-owned computer?

The Killeen city government will hold a surplus auction Saturday at the Special Events Center, 3301 S. W.S. Young Drive.

Public viewing is scheduled from 8 to 10 a.m. The live auction begins at 10 a.m. and ends when all items are sold, according to a city news release.

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