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Man charged with spitting on Killeen officer
A 34-year-old man was charged Monday with spitting on a Killeen police officer during an arrest early Sunday morning, according to court documents. Killeen police responded at around 2:16 a.m. in reference to disturbance call involving two men at the Bunny Club in the 3300 block of South Fort Hood S
Residents want action on Nolan Creek
Over a dozen people gathered at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center Monday night with one main question: What is being done to help put an end to the flooding of Nolan Creek?
Police – Shooting South of Killeen Appears to be Murder-Suicide
A Bell County woman who was critically injured in a shooting in West Bell County passed away, authorities reported Monday. Police now say the incident may have been a murder-suicide.
Victim in Killeen-area shooting dies at Temple hospital
A 71-year-old woman shot at her home Dec. 10 in the 700 block of Slawson Lane has died, according to a Bell County official. On Monday, Bell County Sheriff's Department spokesman Maj. T.J. Cruz said Linda Gillen, a former Killeen Daily Herald employee, had died due to complications from her shooting
Killeen Comes Together To Help Single Mom Who Lost Everything In Fire
It's already a known fact that when someone in the Central Texas community needs support, we put our common disagreements aside and roll up our sleeves to help out!. Such was the case with Tanisha Hill, a single mother who lost everything in a house fire on December 1st. Her home in the 1400 block o
Killeen residents discuss crime prevention at community meeting
A growing number of vehicle burglaries in Killeen brought several city residents out to a local business Monday evening to discuss the possible creation of more Neighborhood Watch Programs and other crime prevention measures.
Employee in viral donut shop fight video speaks out
KILLEEN, TX - The Killeen doughnut shop employee -- seen in a viral video fighting with a teen and two of his family members -- is speaking out. She wants to clear the air, and share what she says really happened.
A Guy Caught His Girlfriend Cheating, But Instead Of Flipping Out He Got A Very Public Revenge
When Duston Holloway walked into his home, the last thing he expected to find was his girlfriend asleep in bed with another man. But rather than flipping out, Holloway reacted calmly – and quickly got his revenge in a very public forum.
Rogers forum to discuss highway bypass project
Local planning officials are seeking public feedback on a planned expansion of U.S. Highway 190 that would bypass Rogers. The Killeen-Temple Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold a public forum at 5 p.m. tonight at the Rogers High School cafeteria, 210 Alvin Ailey St.
Killeen Dunkin' Donuts to open soon
Two new Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants are coming to the Central Texas area in the near future, and one location should be close to opening. According to Abby Zweigle, a public relations specialist for the company, said the Killeen location — 2250 Clear Creek Road — is expected to open sometime this win
Teachers receive classroom boost from the Killeen ISD Education Foundation
The excited teacher might have been a child on Christmas morning, shaking with joy as she received a surprise gift and finding it brighter and shinier than she ever expected. Cavazos Elementary School first-grade teacher Affma Martin received a $5,886 grant from the Killeen ISD Education Foundation
Hundreds of vehicles strut their stuff at annual car show
Almost 200 cars made their way to the Killeen Special Events Center at 3301 S. WS Young Drive on Sunday morning for the second annual Clean Car Alliance Car Show which ran from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Hundreds of Central Texas residents turned out for the free event, and the organizers said they were h
Brawl between donut shop employees and customers in Texas caught on video
KILLEEN, Texas (CIRCA via STORYFUL) – A brawl between customers and employees at a donut shop in Killeen, Texas, on December 13th was caught on video and posted on Twitter, receiving hundreds of likes and retweets.
Q&A: Kinks left to work out for Killeen street fee
The city of Killeen took a significant step to address its ailing road network last week when the Killeen City Council reached a contentious decision to raise $1.6 million through a street maintenance fee.
Skies to stay mostly clear in coming week
Cool temperatures and sunny skies are in the forecast for the coming week in the Killeen area, according to the National Weather Service station in Dallas/Fort Worth. Central Texas lakes are also still above max capacity after recent rainfall raised the water level. Belton Lake is currently listed a
Trial date set in 2017 Killeen murder case
A Killeen man accused in the shooting death of a man last year after an argument will be going to trial next year, an official said on Friday. Keith Louis Marinnie, 29, “is set for jury trial on June 3, 2019,” said Bell County District Attorney Henry Garza. The trial date was set during a pre-trial
7 Belton officers involved in Dec. 4 shooting identified
BELTON — The Belton Police Department has provided the names of seven officers involved during a Dec. 4 confrontation that led to the death of 21-year-old Jacob Israel Cadena of Belton.
Killeen community supports single mom after she lost her home in a fire, finds her new place to live
KILLEEN, Texas — On Sunday, Dec. 2, a fire destroyed Tanisha Hill's home. She said she and her daughter lost everything in their home, except for the clothes on their back, and their pets.
Gas prices continue to plummet as Christmas approaches
Gas prices statewide continue to dip as Texas unleaded now costs 14 cents less than it did this time last year, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.07 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel. That price is 3 cents less than this day last week an
Cove, ministry serve more than 600 area families
COPPERAS COVE — The city of Copperas Cove, along with Bethesda Fellowship Ministries, kicked off phase two of Operation Holiday Uplift Christmas 2018 on Saturday, distributing hundreds of holiday meals to area families.