Today is the last day of early voting for the March 3 primaries. Bell, Coryell and Lampasas county residents continued to head to the polls Thursday in the final week of early voting. Between the two counties, a total of 19,126 votes had been cast, including mail-in votes.
Angela Davis is a household name to those who grew up in the 1970s. She was known to many as a member of the Black Panther Party who was later acquitted of capital felonies including murder.
Residents from around the Central Texas area will gather in Temple to enjoy live music, food, workshops and a wide variety of vendors Saturday.
Some Temple drivers will soon need to adjust where they drive as city work crews plan to start construction to replace some of the city’s aging infrastructure.
Temple’s homelessness problem, transportation and code compliance were among concerns voiced by residents attending a public meeting Wednesday night.
Not-guilty pleas were entered on Thursday in two unrelated felony assault and child sex assault cases.
Seniors living in Temple will soon have new low-cost apartments to move into after the City Council supported federal funding for a new project.
Miles of corroded water pipes in Rockdale will soon be replaced as the city is set to receive a total of $27.4 million for water and wastewater improvements.
A Temple woman sent to a facility for a psychological evaluation was back in the Bell County Jail Thursday.
Eight men, including one from Fort Hood and two from Killeen, were indicted by a Coryell County grand jury this month on felony prostitution charges after being snagged by a series of stings last year by state troopers.
Even now, there is no doubt that students and staff at 20-year-old Shoemaker High School hold their namesake in the highest regard.
Don Hardeman, Joseph Searles III, Jackie Robinson and Elvis Presley.
A $3.2 million road project to apply an asphalt overlay to a portion of FM 1741/South 31st Street in Temple will begin Monday with the setting of barricades and warning signs.
There are many activities and events planned for this weekend that are focused on the family, with Dr. Seuss’s birthday being a big one. Head to the Harker Heights Public Library, Fort Hood Exchange, or Fort Hood Family housing offices to celebrate the famous author. Or, check out the Cove B…
The annual lecture series sponsored by Central Texas College, Texas A&M University-Central Texas and the Center for African American Studies and Research at CTC is happening tonight at Texas A&M Central Texas.
The Herald has video interviews with several candidates in the March 3 primary on its website and more videos are coming.
Police reports from area agencies:
Peebles Elementary School, 1800 N. W.S. Young Drive, in Killeen was evacuated this morning after an electrical wire near the portable buildings snapped and caused a spark that set off the fire alarms, according to Carol Correa, the principal of the school.
MILAM COUNTY — The integrity of county roads has emerged as the leading focal point among candidates for Milam County commissioner seats as the Tuesday primary voting date nears.
Bell and Coryell county residents continued to head to the polls Wednesday in the final week of early voting for the March 3 primary. Between the two counties, a total of 16,258 votes had been cast, including mail-in votes.
Baylor Scott & White Health’s Glenda Tanner Vasicek Cancer Treatment Center – Temple will begin construction on a new radiation oncology facility that will benefit Central Texas patients being treated for cancer, officials announced Wednesday.
A Killeen woman is currently in the Bell County Jail after being charged with intentionally injuring two juvenile boys.
A Bell County restaurant has partnered with school program to offer real world experiences.
BELTON — There’s more to Eldred’s Nursery than meets the eye.
With concern continuing to rise over the ongoing global threat of the coronavirus, it is unclear how the transition of Fort Hood soldiers overseas — and in particular those stationed in South Korea — will be handled in the coming weeks and months.
A Killeen man who was sentenced last year to 60 years in federal prison on two child pornography charges was indicted on Wednesday by a Bell County grand jury on state charges for the same incidents.
The state of Texas is currently behind its goal of awarding post-secondary degrees, said Harrison Keller, the Texas Commissioner of Higher Education.
An 18-year-old Temple man allegedly sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl at a construction site near Rosa’s Café, authorities said.
A 21-year-old Temple man was previously indicted on four counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child.
The voting boundaries of the Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 board of trustees for the November general election were approved at the Wednesday meeting.
GEORGETOWN, Texas (AP) — Two police officers were injured and a suspect was killed after a shooting late Tuesday in Texas, authorities said.
The Army has reported that a first U.S. solider has tested positive for coronavirus while in South Korea, according to the Associated Press. This brings up concerns about what will happen to the estimated 1,500 Fort Hood soldiers still stationed in the country.
Plans for Fort Hood soldiers who could have been exposed to coronavirus while in South Korea is still unknown as of Tuesday afternoon.
Update 10:30 a.m.: Fort Hood officials said it is unlikely that any Fort Hood soldiers operating in South Korea have been exposed to the coronavirus as a result of the first reported case of a U.S. soldier in South Korea contracting coronavirus, but they are still taking the spread of the vi…