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Train hauling grain derails in Temple-Belton area

A train has derailed in the Temple-Belton area, a railroad official said. Read more


Latest News

Nolanville hosts annual Train Whistle Jamboree event

NOLANVILLE — A carnival atmosphere surrounded the Nolanville City Hall on Saturday at the Fifth Annual Train Whistle Jamboree. Read more

Cosper, city officials discuss impact of tax exemption

Harker Heights officials and District 54 state Rep. Scott Cosper were hopeful that the recent special session of the Texas Legislatu… Read more

Heights plans to incentivize home construction in northern sector

Harker Heights City Council members at a Tuesday workshop directed city planners to develop an ordinance that would allow incentives… Read more

Business News

Restaurant owner focuses on health, fitness

Luvina Sabree, 45, always put her family’s needs ahead of her own, but she paid a hefty price for it. Read more

Chamber to host special luncheon

The Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce is hosting a government affairs and economic development luncheon next week that is open to t… Read more

Smoothie King sets up shop in Harker Heights

Custom-blend smoothies with pure fruit juices and nutritional supplements now can be savored in Harker Heights. Read more


Community News

Tickets on sale for Oct. 23 Harker Heights Chamber banquet

The Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce has announced that tickets for its 29th Annual Awards Banquet are now on sale. Read more

Science Club participants learn about buoyancy, pirate ships

It was a pirate’s life for the Harker Heights Library Science Club on Sept. 13 as they learned about buoyancy and how pirate ships w… Read more

Local woman enjoys helping other people

Timaka Ford. 45, lives in Harker Heights and works at the VA hospital in Temple Read more


Injuries to fans are terrifyingly real these days

I don’t know how it doesn’t happen more often. Read more

Knights fall at home; men, women take 9th in cross country

Harker Heights suffered its first loss of the season last week, falling at home to Waco 42-35. Read more

Lady Knights fall to Ellison in close match

It was a heartbreaking loss and a valuable experience. Read more