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Temple suffered more wastewater spills
Excessive rainwater caused three more Temple wastewater overflows last week.According to a city news release, the spills occurred Friday between Westwood Road and Bird Creek Drive.About 121,957 gallons of wastewater overflowed at 2306 S. 61st St. Another 122,500 spilled at 2501 Westwood Road and 12,
Event to focus on East Temple development
City officials are calling on residents to help formulate a plan for East Temple development.As a way to narrow its redevelopment focus, the city has decided to develop individual plans for specific neighborhoods.First on the list is Ferguson Park neighborhood. It is the area from East Adams Avenue
Local woman’s baby shower runs late, man gets irate
HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX)A Harker Heights man who was apparently angered that a baby shower was running late ordered guests to leave and then grabbed a gun, loaded it and placed the barrel between the eyes of the woman who was hosting the party, police said Monday.
Crime Digest: Pizza delivery driver allegedly robbed
A pizza delivery driver was allegedly robbed at gunpoint just before midnight Friday, according to Temple Police reports.The driver worked for Mr. Mike’s Pizza and said the robbery allegedly happened in the 1200 block of South 12th Street, Cpl. Shawana Neely said Monday.He said he drove to a residen
Accused kidnapper who represented himself sentenced to life
BELTON, Texas (KWTX)Tutankhamun Holt, 36, of Harker Heights has been sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping a girl from her custodial father two years ago outside of a local theater.
Man accused of long time abuse of child
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Dog Ridge issues boil water notice
BELTON — The Dog Ridge Water Supply Corp. on Monday issued a boil water notice for Sherwood Shores VII subdivision.The notice, issued because of a water line break on FM 1670, affects all customers in the subdivision.
Temple College softball celebrates championship with ring ceremony
TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX)Months after winning the NJCAA Division I softball national championship, the Temple College Leopards reminisced on an emotional 2018 season with a memorable ring ceremony.Athletic Director Craig McMurtry gave a championship joke-telling effort that resulted in a few chuckles amo
Killeen Skate Palace closes after 21 years
KILLEEN, Texas — Killeen Skate Palace is hanging up the roller skates after 21 years.The business' Facebook posted a status Sunday evening announcing it will be closing its doors Oct. 28."It has been great growing with the families in our community," the status read. "You all will truly be missed."T
Temple ISD Board meetings to begin at new downtown HQ
Temple school officials are saying goodbye to the district’s longtime administration building.The 43-year-old building at 200 N. 23rd St. eventually will be demolished, Bobby Ott , Temple Independent School District superintendent, said.At the beginning of the Oct. 15 meeting, Board President Dan Po
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Belton under boil water advisory for drinking, cooking
System.ObjectLOCALBelton under boil water advisory for drinking, cookingBelton is under a boil water advisory. The city's repair of a broken 8-inch water line located near I-35 caused disruption in water service in the area, the city says.
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Man receives 25-year sentence in Temple sex trafficking case
BELTON — A man who pleaded no contest in March to forcing a girl younger than 18 into prostitution was sentenced Friday to 25 years in prison.The maximum sentence 34-year-old Christopher Kirven could have received was 30 years because Kirven took a plea deal from the Bell County District Attorney’s
Fire destroys vacant home, arson suspected
HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX)Arson is suspected in a fire that destroyed an abandoned home Sunday night.Firefighters from the Central Bell Fire Department were called to the home in the 200 block of West St. John Avenue just after 10 p.m.When they arrived they found engulfed in flames.The department
NB I-35 slowed in Temple
Northbound Interstate 35 was slowed almost to a stop at 9:30 p.m. Friday near downtown Temple.It appeared there was a wreck slowing traffic somewhere near the overpass that goes over Avenue H.Alternate routes were advised.
Axtell man killed in car crash
Author:Paris JonesPublished:2:02 PM CDT October 21, 2018Updated:2:06 PM CDT October 21, 2018
Non-lawyer represents self in Texas case, gets life term
Tutankhamun Holt of Kempner, Texas is seen in a photo provided by the Bell County Sheriff’s Department. Holt, a Central Texas man who's not a lawyer but insisted on representing himself in a 2016 custody and kidnapping case, was convicted on Oct. 11, 2018, and sentenced to life in prison. (Bell Coun
Fort Hood and Killeen community celebrates National Night Out and III Corps’ final celebration of its 100-year anniversary
FORT HOOD — The Fort Hood-Killeen community and III Corps friends, family, and military personnel on Saturday held its final celebration of the 100-year anniversary of III Corps’ forming during World War I.
Wildcats run away: Jackson, Overton push Temple to 42-18 win over Ellison
A torrential pregame downpour Friday night at waterlogged Wildcat Stadium was a precursor to an overwhelming flood of yards and touchdowns by Temple running backs Anthony Jackson and De’Jon Overton.Killeen Ellison had a chance to tie the game with a 2-point conversion early in the third quarter, but