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Coronavirus information is updated daily. New information is at the top of the file and within in the compilation of information below that. 

MARCH 23

Walgreens: Walgreens announced a seniors-only hour every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Restaurants: Send your existing service information to kdhnews.com, put RESTAURANT email subject field. Example:

La Clásica Taqueria: Delivery, take-out and curbside. Hours: Tuesday-Sunday 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m., 810 N. W.S. Young Dr. Suite 109. Website for orders: www.laclasicataqueria.com. Phone: 254-300-8786. For delivery go to the restaurant’s website or call the restaurant or go through the apps Grubhub, Postmates, Favor or Doordash.

EVENTS

Social gatherings are to be no more than 10 people, per Gov. Abbott’s order.

SCHOOL CLOSURES

KISD - Through April 3

CCISD - Through April 3

Belton ISD - Through April 3

Florence ISD — Through April 3

Lampasas ISD — Through April 3

Temple ISD - Through April 3

UMHB - Moving to Online learning beginning Monday with tentative plans to return to face to face classes on April 6 if conditions allow.

CTC remains closed to students, visitors through April 5; classes to be online

Texas A&M Central Texas - Through March 20

CITY OF COPPERAS COVE

Copperas Cove Easter Egg Round Up: Tentatively postponed to May 1.

Copperas Cove Five Hills Scholarship Pageant: Rescheduled for May 30.

Copperas Cove Education Foundation Boots & Buckles Gala will be rescheduled for a later date.

Copperas Cove Library: Closed but patrons may still check out materials by locating them online at www.copperascovetx.gov/library or by calling 254-547-3826. Library staff will contact the patron to set a time for pick-up at the front door of the library. Reference questions for topics such as requests for tax forms or schoolwork assignments will be answered at reference@copperascovetx.gov.

Copperas Cove Senior Center: Closed

The City of Copperas Cove has canceled the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting scheduled for Monday, March 23. All agenda items are expected to be covered during the next regularly scheduled meeting on April 27.

The Copperas Cove Economic Development Corporation has canceled their next regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, March 25. All agenda items for this meeting are expected to be covered at the next regularly scheduled meeting on April 22.

CITY OF HARKER HEIGHTS

All municipal facilities will be closed to walk in traffic beginning March 19 until further notice.

Parks and Recreation: All activities, including Senior Recreation activities, canceled until further notice.

All classes, events and rentals in city-owned facilities are canceled.

CITY OF KILLEEN

The City of Killeen has established a COVID-19 hotline to answer questions related to the situation by phone. The phone number is 254-616-3209. Operators are available Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The City’s COVID-19 webpage is available 24-hours per day and contains important information and resources related to the situation. It is updated regularly to keep the public informed. The web address is KilleenTexas.gov/COVID19.

Cancellation of city-sponsored events with expected attendance of 10 or more

Cancellation of public/private events at city properties with expected attendance of 10 or more; staff will be contacting organizers for rescheduling

Police Department: limited public access to police headquarters and jail; call 9-1-1 for actual emergency; call 254-501-8800 for non-emergency and other services

Human Resources: administrative offices closed to the public; call for service

Public Works: all administrative offices closed to the public; call for service

Solid Waste bulk collections: suspended indefinitely

Recycling services: suspended indefinitely

Killeen Municipal Court: Court cases scheduled March 16 through May 1 are canceled and will be rescheduled; appearances for citations can be made by the listed date by email to municipalcourt@killeentexas.gov or phone at 254-501-7850

Bob Gilmore Senior Center: closed until further notice

Lions Club Park Senior Center: closed until further notice

Family Recreation Center: closed until further notice

Killeen Community Center: closed until further notice

Sports Leagues: all adult and youth sports leagues (adult softball and volleyball and youth baseball, softball and soccer) suspended until further notice

Public Libraries: closed until further notice; curbside service for checking out materials is available Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.by calling the Main Library at 254-501-8996 or Copper Mountain Branch Library at 254-501-7871; patrons may also use downloadable resources at KilleenTexas.gov/Libraries

Utility Collections: the lobby remains open for establishing new accounts and transferring service, but all payments should be made using the drive-through lanes or online at KilleenTexas.gov/UtilityCollections

Killeen Civic & Conference Center: business offices only open

Killeen Arts & Activities Center: business offices only open

Vive Les Arts: The Vive Les Arts Theatre of Killeen is postponing its season. A chance to support VLA is through “The Show That Never Was!,” an initiative that will raise funds by purchasing tickets to its imaginary play. Anyone who purchases a ticket purchase will receive a playbill with their name listed as a performer. VLA will also share the news via its social media platforms. There is also a chance to be featured on its website.

FORT HOOD

1st Cavalry Division 2020 Spouses Dining In postponed until May 15

STATE GOVERNMENT

Driver’s license offices are closed until further notice. Drivers seeking to apply for a new CDL can do so at the Georgetown office, 1070 Westinghouse Road, Georgetown. Drivers that have driver’s licenses that expire on or after March 13, will remain valid for 60 days.

BUSINESSES

Copperas Cove Dentist — Closed through March 22, reopening March 23 with new hours for two week, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cinemark at Market Heights — Closed until further notice.

Regal Killeen Stadium 14 — Closed until further notice.

Best Buy — Offering curbside service. Items ordered on BestBuy.com or the Best Buy app will be delivered to the car curbside. If you didn’t order the product in advance and the product is in stock in the store, one of the employees will go get it in the store and sell it to you while you remain in your car. This service also extends to returns and exchanges, the period for which has been extended on most products so that you have more time. Only employees will be allowed in the store.

STORES

H-E-B: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Walmart and Neighborhood Market: 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; senior-only shopping will begin Tuesday and happen every Tuesday from 6 to 7 a.m.

Sam’s Club: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday

JC Penney: Closed

Kohl’s: Closed

Bed Bath & Beyond: Closed

Walgreen’s: Walgreen’s announced a seniors-only hour every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

RESTAURANTS

All restaurants in Bell, Coryell and Lampasas counties must cease dine-in operations, effective 11:59 p.m. March 20, according to an executive order by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott. Drive-thru and take-out services are still allowed.

Chick-fil-A: Drive-thru

McDonald’s: Drive-thru, carryout and deliver only PlayPlaces closed

Taco Bell: Dining area closed, drive-thru

Starbucks: Drive-thru, walk-in orders

Whataburger: Drive-thru and online pickup

Wingstop: Delivery and carryout

La Clásica Taqueria: Delivery, take-out and curbside. Hours: Tues - Sun 11:30a.m. - 9 p.m., 810 N W.S. Young Dr. Suite 109. Website for orders: www.laclasicataqueria.com. Phone: 254-300-8786. For delivery go to the restaurant’s website or call the restaurant or go through the apps Grubhub, Postmates, Favor, and Doordash.

GYMS/YOGA STUDIOS

All gyms and recreational facilities are closed by order of the governor.

NURSING HOMES

Visitors to nursing homes are prohibited except in specific circumstances.

Please contact news@kdhnews.com with additional information and updates.

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