The Richard Milburn Academy with a local campus in Killeen invites students, parents, property owners and others who serve in a guardian relationship to students to join a video conference Friday. Officials for the public charter school will present the 2021-2022 Texas Academic Performance R…
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Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar painted a bright but uncertain picture at a policy luncheon Wednesday that included over 40 community and business leaders from Killeen and the surrounding area.
After meeting for the first time at a campaign event in Salado, Killeen Republicans Christopher Bray and Steve Harris say they are “joining forces” in their respective campaigns.
Harker Heights parents of varsity basketball players addressed a lack of communication from the Killeen Independent School District Tuesday following a mid-game brawl last week with Copperas Cove players.
The new voting precincts for Bell County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 are not yet official as the board members voted unanimously Wednesday morning to table the action until the February meeting. The reason? They are favoring a revised map that splits a portion of State Highw…
A Killeen man allegedly admitted to police that he pushed a woman but denied allegations that he pointed a weapon at her, police said in an affidavit.
Central Texas College recently announced the appointment of Valerie Payson as the new director of the CTC Foundation. Her duties include overseeing all major and planned gift solicitation and management of the CTC Foundation endowment and scholarship program. Payson is also charged with orga…
The Killeen Police Department have identified suspected hijacker shot at a busy Killeen intersection on Jan. 18 as Jamar McNair Jones, 31, of Killeen.
After waiting an hour and a half for the board to leave a closed session meeting, seven parents, educators and one child voiced their COVID-19 concerns to the Killeen Independent School District Board of Trustees during public forum Tuesday.
A new subdivision, set to include 333 housing units spread across 60 acres, may be on its way to south Killeen after it was favorably received at Tuesday’s Killeen City Council meeting.
The Killeen City Council on Tuesday appointed members to the Crime Solutions Committee, which will be headed by Councilman Ken Wilkerson.
It’s official: The developer who originally planned to create a set of townhomes in the Estancia West subdivision in Killeen has withdrawn the request amid an outcry from the community.
Robert Hall, a musician at Destiny Outreach Church, received a Killeen Star Award at the Killeen City Council’s meeting Tuesday for his work with people who are in need.
One local justice of the peace race may have a new candidate when filing for write-in candidates begins. Juan Rivera, a former Killeen city councilman, announced Tuesday his intent to file as a write-in for Bell County Justice of the Peace Precinct 4, Place 2.
On Monday, Feb. 7, all Texas Roadhouse and Bubba’s 33 locations will host a public fundraiser to support the American Tinnitus Association (ATA).
Temple Independent School District Superintendent Bobby Ott said the COVID-19 surge going down in the district.
The Patriot Buick GMC on 5000 East Central Texas Expressway in Killeen has sold the used car dealership, according to Patriot officials.
A Killeen man accused of shooting another in October was a convicted felon from another state, police said. That man, identified as 58-year-old Ramos Lee Sanders, was arraigned on two felony charges Tuesday.
The City of Harker Heights recently completed an investigation into the origin of a stream of water in a local neighborhood, according to a Heights Facebook post Tuesday.
A Killeen woman’s service dog, who goes by Jeffery G, went out of his way to get her out of an anxiety attack that caused her to fall unconscious recently.
Heading into the 88th Legislature in January 2023, the state of Texas is expected to have a surplus of around $12 billion. That is a figure Texas Speaker of the House, Rep. Dade Phelan, R-Beaumont, gave to a group of around 70 business leaders in Killeen on Tuesday.
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A two-hour meeting Monday between local developers, the Killeen City Council and the Planning and Zoning Commission ultimately proved unfruitful as the groups generally failed to reach a compromise over a proposed ordinance that would establish architectural and design standards for new neig…
BELTON — It may not be game over for some Bell County businesses.
After spending 11 days in the hospital, a Killeen man died Monday from injuries sustained during a collision with a vehicle, according to Killeen police.
A total of 10 individuals from Harker Heights and Copperas Cove received misdemeanor charges of riot participation for their involvement in a skirmish between the two teams during a basketball game last Tuesday.
A Houston-area man who was serving time for an armed incident in Killeen was sentenced to a concurrent jail term after setting fire to his cell at the Bell County Jail.
Those flying in or out of the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport Tuesday may notice camera crews and the airport decorated differently.
A Copperas Cove police officer was awarded Officer of the Quarter Jan. 19 by the Exchange Club of Copperas Cove for his actions during a medical incident.
Killeen will participate in a homeless census Thursday as part of an annual effort to measure homelessness across Texas, the city’s executive director of communications Janell Ford announced Monday.
Central Texas College in Killeen will host a virtual public auction of surplus property Jan. 31 through Feb. 9. The online event will be conducted by Lone Star Auctioneers. Available items include computers, monitors, printers, office furniture, iPads, tables, chairs, desks, machinery, tools…
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COPPERAS COVE — The future of a scholarship program in Copperas Cove that provides young boys up to the age of 8 and girls and women of all ages the opportunity to make a difference in the community is still in limbo after discussion and a decision was pushed back by two weeks again.
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The Killeen Police Department is currently accepting applications for the 51st Citizen’s Police Academy.
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Halfway through the second school year upended by COVID-19, some Killeen Independent School District teachers say they are desperate for help — and on the verge of giving up — as the virus continues to sicken co-workers and students amid a worsening staff shortage that has persisted all scho…