The Killeen Daily Herald - Fort Hood
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Across The Fort

Widow disputes investigation results blaming husband for Fort Hood accident

A report on the tragic Army truck crash at Fort Hood on June 2, 2016 — which claimed nine lives — is drawing strong criticism from f… Read more

Fort Hood hosts Asian-American Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance

Fort Hood held an Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance Friday at Fort Hood’s Community Events Center. Read more

Area students collect 14,750 pounds of recyclables

Recycle champions from Fort Hood, Copperas Cove, and Killeen collected more than 14,750 pounds of recyclables. Central Texas student… Read more

From the Frontlines

Women in Uniform: Tanks are not just for men anymore

For women, keeping an Army battle tank ready for combat at any given moment is a new frontier. Read more

What the Marines’ new fire base means for the fight against the Islamic State and the battle of Mosul

Over the weekend, Marine Staff Sgt. Louis Cardin was killed during a rocket attack on his fire base in northern Iraq. Read more

18th Corps to replace III Corps in fight against ISIS

The 450 deployed Fort Hood troops assigned to III Corps Headquarters in the Middle East now know who will replace them in a few mont… Read more


On the Homefront

Brave Rifles help clean up local community

COPPERAS COVE — Soldiers of the Regimental Engineer Squadron, “Pioneer,” spent their Saturday working to make Farm to Market Road 11… Read more

A royal family’s service

COPPERAS COVE — You had better have some tissues handy if you mention to Trisha Stutz or Kayla West that they will soon be crowning … Read more

Tanks and helicopters

From dairy farming to engineering, meteorology, plumbing and law enforcement, the career day at Meadows Elementary School was so fun… Read more

Sports and Leisure

Area residents compete in Invictus Games

The Invictus Games were held May 8-12 at the Walt Disney ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla., and two area competitor… Read more

Who says you can’t catch a big bass in flood water conditions?

As you are all aware with the rain we’ve had, both Belton and Stillhouse lakes are at well above full pool. In fact, Belton’s full l… Read more

Allen Memorial fishing tourney a big success

On Saturday, the 7th Annual Brig. Gen. Charles B. Allen Memorial Bass Tournament took place at Stillhouse Hollow Reservoir. Read more

Stork Report

Fort Hood births

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Calendar Events

1CDA 70th Annual Reunion

The 1st Cavalry Division Association will hold its 70th Annual Reunion in Killeen/Fort Hood,… Read more