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CCISD teachers, staff come together for annual convocation

COPPERAS COVE — Teachers and staff in the Copperas Cove Independent School District got a pep talk Friday to get them ready for the start o… Read more

Students heading back to school in CCISD Tuesday

COPPERAS COVE — The Copperas Cove Independent School District will welcome students back to school on Tuesday. Read more

CCISD gears up safe transportation

COPPERAS COVE — The Texas mandated elementary classroom ratio is one teacher per 22 students. For a school bus driver, the ratio is one dri… Read more

Business News

Walmart honors teachers in Copperas Cove

COPPERAS COVE — Walmart is recognizing teachers for the hours they spend working to educate youth in Central Texas. Read more

Demand to bring more high growth, high wage jobs to Killeen area a challenge for local leaders

Editor's note: This is one in an occasional series looking at local employment. Read more

Cove EDC moving forward with building demolition, sign disposal

COPPERAS COVE — The Copperas Cove Economic Development Corporation board has directed its staff to pursue a proposal to tear down a buildin… Read more

Community News

CCISD custodians, groundskeepers ready facilities for students’ return

COPPERAS COVE — Fewer than 100 staff clean more than a million feet of building space totaling nearly 30 miles and maintain more than 350 a… Read more

Military mom supports other moms through pregnancy

Motherhood found Emerald Bentley in September of 2015. A military spouse, she and her husband had looked forward to the day that they would… Read more

CCISD works to fill teacher vacancies by growing its own

COPPERAS COVE — CCISD expects to hire 140 new teachers for the 2019-2020 school year. With a shortage for school teachers nationwide, CCISD… Read more

Sports News

Bulldawgs make explosive comeback in final few innings

The Bulldawgs exploded for a combined 10 runs in the fifth and sixth innings to secure a 12-2 run-rule victory at Harker Heights on Wednesd… Read more

Griffon named MVP of All-District 12-6A girls basketball team

Copperas Cove senior point guard Madison Griffon earned the top honor from rival coaches as she was named most valuable player of the recen… Read more

Lady Bulldawgs’ season ends with loss in Class 6A playoff opener

The Lady Bulldawgs’ season came to a close Monday at McLennan Community College, where they lost their Class 6A playoff opener 58-44 to Mes… Read more