Fireworks, festivities and fun will once again converge on Bell County next week as Fourth of July events return after a year delay.
A Harker Heights man was arrested Monday after Killeen police allegedly found narcotics on his person while they were investigating an abandoned house.
A Killeen man arrested during a Bell County sex trafficking sting two years ago recently saw his criminal charge dismissed by a judge.
Temple High’s theater program will return to the stage at 8 p.m. on Thursday in the Temple High School Auditorium, when they present “Chicago” — a renowned musical set during the roaring “jazz hot” 1920s.
FORT HOOD — The Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center held a change of command ceremony at Sadowski Parade Field on Wednesday.
Thousands of Milam County residents might soon be on their way to a more stable and speedier internet connection as commissioners apply for a federal grant.
Central Texas College Chancellor Jim Yeonopolus recently completed his service on the governor-appointed Task Force on Academic Credit and Industry Recognition for offenders. Created by House Bill 553 during the 85th Texas Legislative Session in 2017, the task force undertook a four-year pro…
HARKER HEIGHTS — The Harker Heights Police Department hosted a Cops and Kids Day event at Kern Park in Harker Heights on Wednesday.
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Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special session of the Texas Legislature starting July 8, his office announced Tuesday.
Temple Fire & Rescue will conduct annual maintenance on the city's Outdoor Warning System today. Sirens will need to be tested audibly at various locations and times throughout the city. These tests should last no longer than 90 seconds.
AUSTIN — Prosecutors are dropping criminal charges against two teenagers, including at least one from Killeen, after police identified a different gunman in a mass shooting in downtown Austin that killed a tourist and wounded more than a dozen others, authorities said Tuesday.
The Killeen City Council voted to deny, with a 6-1 vote, a fireworks display that would have been held by a private citizen in the parking lot of the Special Events Center next week to celebrate the Fourth of July.
Seven more COVID-19 deaths from Bell County have reported to the state, more than a month following the Bell County Public Health District stopping its local coronavirus updates.
On the side of a Bell County road, Deputy Shawn Hearn became a hero for his life-saving measures on an infant girl.
A 19-year-old man from Killeen attempted to use a stolen credit card at a local billiards bar Saturday evening, but the transaction was declined, police said in an arrest affidavit.
A woman that fosters animals in Killeen is trying to get six dogs back that are currently at the Killeen Animal Shelter.
The Central Texas College Police Academy recently hosted a graduation ceremony, recognizing 20 cadets who completed the 22-week, 720-hour Basic Peace Officer Course (BPOC) Bravo 2021 program. All graduates successfully passed the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) licensing exam to …
A brief “cold front” dropped temperatures around 14 degrees below normal in the Killeen area Tuesday. The normal temperature for June 22 in Killeen is 93.3 degrees, according to data from the National Weather Service.
Kennedy-Powell Elementary School takes pride in its commitment to empower students.
AUSTIN, Texas — Authorities are dropping charges against two teenagers who police said were involved in a fight that led to a Sixth Street mass shooting earlier this month and are now looking for a new suspect.
A Bell County Judge sentenced a Killeen man to prison time after the man brandished a firearm to rob an elderly convenience store clerk last year.
A malfunctioning water pump in Nolanville has been repaired, however, water officials in the small town are asking residents to only water their lawns on certain days.
SALEM, Ore. — In the 1950s, when University of California forestry professor Harold Biswell experimented with prescribed burns in the state's pine forests, many people thought he was nuts.
As the Killeen City Council is set to vote Tuesday night on whether to approve an elaborate Independence Day celebration featuring fireworks, a concert, food trucks and more, much about the late-planned event is up in the air — including how many police officers may be needed and what fees t…
There were seven new single-family residence permits and two new multi-family residence permits purchased in Killeen last week.
Belton ISD trustees unanimously approved the renaming of Tiger Baseball Field to Tidwell Field during a school board meeting on Monday — a meeting that also saw the district move forward with an upgraded compensation plan.
The first ever Black teacher at Killeen High School has died.
FORT HOOD — Construction on the National Mounted Warrior Museum is coming along on Fort Hood near the Bernie Beck Main Gate.
The Copperas Cove Police Department wants the public to beat the heat with them during its “Cone with a Cop” event this Saturday.
Killeen police are asking the public to help locate a woman who allegedly provided falsified information to a police officer last Month.
BELTON — The Texas Department of Transportation canceled its Monday night closures planned for an Interstate 35 milling and overlay operation because of a rain forecast.
Killeen police arrested a man who allegedly assaulted a homeowner and fired shots at her residence last month.
UPDATE: The outdoor promotion ceremony of Col. David W. Gardner, commander of the U.S. Army Operational Test Command, to brigadier general Wednesday morning has been moved inside due to the possibility of inclement weather.