Update, 5:14 p.m.: KISD issued this statement: "Killeen ISD has received the all-clear from Killeen Police to release students at Haynes Elementary School and Smith Middle School. We will begin releasing students and running buses at this time. Buses will run later than normal, and other rou…
An 18-year-old was fatally shot early Friday at a southwest Killeen residence, police said.
The Killeen Police Department has located and arrested a man in connection with a shooting that occurred Saturday night in Killeen that left one woman dead.
Update, 3:44 p.m.: Texas Department of Public Safety spokesman Sgt. Bryan Washko released the names of the deceased.
A water line break has caused a boil-water notice for portions of Killeen, effective Wednesday afternoon.
The Killeen Police Department is looking for a 48-year-old man wanted on a murder charge after police say he shot a woman Saturday night at a residence in the 2600 block of Lewis Street.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice, died Friday at her home in Washington. She was 87.
Killeen police are investigating the death of a 14-year-old from earlier this week as murder, police announced Friday.
A 77-year-old man was pushing a bicycle on Interstate 14 in Killeen Friday morning when he was hit and killed by several vehicles, according to police.
A Fort Hood soldier threatened his leadership, and rumors swirled Thursday morning about an active-shooter situation on post, Army officials confirmed.
Two cars were involved in an accident on Watercrest Road in Killeen around 11: 30 a.m. Tuesday. The crash near the intersection with Cody Poe Road sent one vehicle into a nearby ditch.
The Killeen City Council has unanimously approved a budget of $204,462,246, for Fiscal Year 2020-2021, as well as a tax rate of $0.73.30 per $100 valuation, down from the current rate of 74.98 cents. It is the first tax decrease passed by the city in 16 years.
The Killeen City Council has unanimously approved a budget of $204,462,246, for Fiscal Year 2020-2021, as well as a tax rate of $0.7330 per $100 valuation, the first tax decrease passed by the city in 16 years.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Congress will launch an investigation into sexual assault, disappearances, deaths and the leadership's response at Fort Hood after 28 soldiers stationed at the U.S. Army base in Texas died this year, two subcommittee leaders announced Tuesday.
A Mississippi man was booked into the Bell County Jail on Thursday and charged with capital murder after police said he was behind a triple homicide in Killeen earlier this year.
Between 4,500 and 5,000 power outages were reported at peak Wednesday, in the Killeen-Harker Heights and Copperas Cove area, said Oncor spokesman Karl Green.
The preliminary autopsy performed on Sgt. Elder Fernandes came back as suicide by hanging, Bell County Justice of the Peace Ted Duffield said Monday.
The mother of a Fort Hood soldier who died in South Korea in a military vehicle rollover crash said some of the soldier’s leaders are being removed from the Army over the incident.
Five civilian members of a committee that will conduct an independent review of Fort Hood arrived in Killeen on Sunday for a two-week fact-finding mission, the Army announced on Monday.
A 16-year-old is facing a homicide charge after he was arrested Thursday in connection with the shooting of another 16-year-old male, city of Belton Police spokeswoman Candice Griffin said.
Bell County will not set up congregated sheltering for coastal Texans evacuating their homes as Hurricane Laura prepares to make landfall, local emergency management officials said Wednesday.
Bell County is included in a hazardous weather outlook later today and tonight, according to the National Weather Service.
Following his visit to Killeen and Fort Hood on Aug. 5 and 6, the Herald sent several questions to Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy to gauge what he thought were the highlights of his trip here and how he plans to move forward on his order to review the command climate of Fort Hood.
When the Army’s top civilian leader said Fort Hood has one of the highest rates of murder, sexual assault and harassment in the Army, he was using statistics from the Army’s three largest populated installations, which includes the local post.
Foul play is not suspected in the disappearance of Sgt. Elder Fernandes, Fort Hood said Saturday evening.
A boil-water notice issued on Sunday has been lifted by the city of Killeen.
After considering written arguments, a federal judge this week decided against silencing Fort Hood Spc. Vanessa Guillen’s family and their attorney with a gag order.
Towering plumes of smoke could be seen coming from Fort Hood late Tuesday after several fires broke out on the Army post’s training ranges.