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Sirena’s Creekside Carnival event scheduled for Oct. 1-2 in Salado

Legacy Salado Inc. is calling all mermaids for an out-of-water experience this weekend at the Sirena’s Creekside Carnival. Read more

Impact fee discussion pushed back; Warrior’s Path project approved

Wastewater impact fees are still up for discussion after the item was pushed back during Tuesday’s Harker Heights City Council meeting. Read more


TEDx speakers discuss individuality, change at Heights event

Speaking among a variety of topics, 14 speakers set out to explain their “Spheres of influence in our changing world” to about 100 audience… Read more

Business News

Heights Chamber announces plans for Small Business Saturday

American Express, the Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce and small business owners in the City will team up from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 24 f… Read more


Restaurant owner focuses on health, fitness

Luvina Sabree, 45, always put her family’s needs ahead of her own, but she paid a hefty price for it. Read more

Chamber to host special luncheon

The Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce is hosting a government affairs and economic development luncheon next week that is open to the publ… Read more


Community News


Local woman helps students with disabilities

Towanna Smith lives in Harker Heights Read more

10 National Night Out block parties set in Heights

The Harker Heights Police Department Community Services Division reported to the Herald on Wednesday that residents from 10 locations signe… Read more

Tornadoes or hurricanes? I’d rather have neither, thanks

This past week while we were in the car going somewhere, my wife, son and I were discussing whether tornadoes or hurricanes were a worse we… Read more


Coaches grapple with spring football as UIL extends suspension to May 4

Jerry Edwards is planning for everything. Read more

New youth sports league created in Harker Heights

The Harker Heights Parks and Recreation Department announced Friday the creation of a new youth sports league in Harker Heights in conjunct… Read more

BOWLING: Ellison girls remain unbeaten with victory over Heights

The Ellison Lady Eagles were taken to the brink Tuesday at Killeen Bowlerama before escaping with an 11-6 victory over the Harker Heights L… Read more