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Teen-targeting scam drains military family's accounts  KWTX

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) As the school year comes to a close, one Central Texas mother says she's going into the summer break with thousands of dollars of ...

Third time's the charm: Killeen man gets golden buzzer on 'America's Got Talent'

Joseph Allen, 21, grew up in Killeen and now lives in Los Angeles. The combination of his voice and charisma earned him the golden buzzer from the judges.

Intruder arrested at Ellison High School  FOX 44 - KWKT

The Killeen Independent School District is now investigating after an intruder walked into Ellison High School on Thursday afternoon.

Ellison High School to get new parking lot, air conditioning and windows to stop leaks

KILLEEN, Texas — Next school year, students and Staff at Ellison High School will no longer have to worry about potholes in the parking lot or leaky windows.

Pot arrest at Ellison High School  FOX 44 - KWKT

An 18-year-old Ellison High School student has been arrested for possessing marijuana on campus.

9th grader at Ellison High School arrested, charged with felony for terroristic threat against school

KILLEEN, Texas — A ninth grader at Ellison High School was arrested and charged with a felony Wednesday for making a terroristic threat against the school, ...

Ellison High School student hit by car  FOX 44 - KWKT

A 15-year-old Ellison High School student was hit by a car on Friday afternoon.

Intruder arrested after making it inside local high school  KWTX

An investigation is underway after an intruder somehow managed to get inside of a local high school.

Former Ellison High student involved in assault at donut shop, KISD says  The Killeen Daily Herald

A video circulating online shows a now-former Ellison High School student involved in the assault Thursday of employees at Best Donut, which is near the ...

Killeen pastor looks to feed Ellison HS students physically, spiritually

KILLEEN, Texas — Pastor George Chinea of Christ the Fortress Bilingual Ministry said he's on a mission to deliver lunch and the word of God to students who ...

Killeen's Ellison High School celebrating its 40th anniversary this year  The Killeen Daily Herald

Honoring tradition is taking on a bigger focus than usual this year at Ellison High School, celebrating its 40th anniversary.

Killeen: Officials warning students about hoax school threats  KWTX

As students prepare to take a week away from school, Killeen ISD leaders are issuing a warning after several threats against schools made by students.

Severe weather threat leads to Killeen ISD cancellations  FOX 44 - KWKT

Due to the threat of bad weather, the Killeen Independent School District has announced some cancellations.

Bell County Killeen ISD grad fighting cancer makes cameo at high school band concert Maggie Lohmiller  KXXV News Channel 25

A Killeen ISD alumna battling cancer is making a cameo appearance with her former high school band.

16 Ellison athletes make college commitments | Copperas Cove  The Killeen Daily Herald

Isiah Brown made history in February. Then, he did it again this week.

Brown scores big upset as 5 Ellison wrestlers advance to state  The Killeen Daily Herald

Isiah Brown refused to be denied again. After suffering a disappointing disqualification at last year's regional wrestling meet, ending his hopes of an appearance ...

Killeen: Doughnut shop owner, daughter responds after viral fight video  KWTX

A business owner and his daughter are sharing their side of the story after a brawl caught on camera went viral.

MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Patterson 8A boys trio helps Cavs get win  The Killeen Daily Herald

Deric Jones led three Cavaliers in double figures with 16 points in Patterson's victory 62-54 win over Liberty Hill on Thursday at Ellison High School in Killeen ...

Ellison High School JROTC teacher named best in central Texas

A Killeen ISD teacher has been named best in central Texas by the Texas Education Agency, the district announced Wednesday. Out of 77 school districts ...

SOFTBALL: Lady Roos beat Ellison 17-6 for first 12-6A win  The Killeen Daily Herald

The key to Killeen's growth this season has been the focus on constantly improving.

Black students fight with Texas donut shop employees over alleged racial slur  TheGrio

On Saturday, a group of Black students jumped over the counter of a donut shop in Killeen Texas, threw punches and fought with the owners after they were ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK: Lady Cavs set 3 school marks at conference meet  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Patterson seventh-grade girls track team set a pair of school records in the Killeen ISD National Conference middle school track meet Monday and ...

Nine athletes take part in signing day at Ellison High School  KWTX

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) Ellison High School held a signing day Wednesday afternoon for nine athletes. Five will be playing basketball at the next level, while ...

Students compete at 17th annual Martin Luther King Step-Up Fest  The Killeen Daily Herald

The walls were shaking and the floor was quaking as high school students from Killeen and Dallas stepped to their own beats Sunday evening at the Killeen ...

Employee in viral donut shop fight video speaks out  FOX 44 - KWKT

The Killeen doughnut shop employee seen in a viral video fighting with a teen and two of his family members is speaking out.

Killeen: Teen wins $25K scholarship in 'America to Me' contest  KWTX

A 17-year-old senior at Ellison High School was the winner of a nationwide contest on what the country meant to him.

627 Ellison High seniors graduate | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — Urged on to pursue the sort of success that changes the world, 627 Ellison High School seniors earned their diplomas Sunday in an inspiring ...

Doughnut shop brawl goes viral, sparks police investigation  Fox News

Texas police said they are investigating after a brawl at a doughnut shop was caught on video and went viral. The fight broke out Thursday at the Best Donuts in ...

8 Ellison athletes take part in National Signing Day ceremony  The Killeen Daily Herald

It was a bittersweet moment for Sarah Stolley. Since taking over the program in 2015, Ellison's head volleyball coach witnessed the team thrive under standouts ...

Heights Concert Band sets Christmas concert for Dec. 16  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Heights Concert Band will present its first Christmas concert in 40 years on Dec. 16 at the Ellison High School Auditorium, 909 Elms Road in Killeen.

12-6A BASKETBALL: Ellison girls turn up the defense in 49-33 win over Shoemaker  The Killeen Daily Herald

Ellison had one goal Friday night — get back to what the Eagles are known for: tough defense.

Jurors convict local man, 86, of killing neighbor, 80  KWTX

Jurors returned a guilty verdict Friday afternoon in the murder trial of an 86-year-old Central Texas man accused of shooting his 80-year-old neighbor to death.

Police, EMS respond to Ellison High after multiple incidents  The Killeen Daily Herald

A number of things went wrong all at about the same time at Ellison High School on Tuesday afternoon around 1 p.m. Right outside of the school's campus, ...

KISD distinguished alumni honored at event | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

One after another, each of the five Killeen ISD distinguished alumni stepped to the podium, thanked friends, family and teachers and then turned to the right to ...

Killeen: Some parents complain about school bus delays  KWTX

As the new school year gets underway, the parents of some Killeen ISD students are complaining about bus delays that they say have carried over from past ...

It's mum season: 'Homecoming is big in Texas'  The Killeen Daily Herald

The tradition of homecoming is where Texas high school football meets alumni pride.

Things to do in the Killeen-Fort Hood area from Dec. 14-20  The Killeen Daily Herald

The holiday events continue this weekend as Christmas and other winter holidays are fast approaching, and the number of shopping days remaining dwindles.

12-6A BASEBALL: 3-run sixth sends Ellison to 7-4 win over Harker Heights  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Ellison Eagles trailed Harker Heights throughout most of the game Friday night before taking the lead in the sixth inning of a 7-4 victory.

City's biggest high school class ever — KHS class of '78 — reunites  The Killeen Daily Herald

Back when Killeen had only one high school and the population was somewhere around 45000 people, the old Red Lion disco over by Conder Park was a ...

Houston coach named head football coach at Killeen ISD's Ellison High School  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen Independent School District has named a new head football coach and athletic coordinator at Ellison High School, according to a press release.

Ellison High graduate leads casket bearers during Bush funeral  The Killeen Daily Herald

An Ellison High School graduate had the honor of leading the team of armed forces body bearers carrying the casket of the late President George H.W. Bush ...

Student threatened with baseball bat; local high school girl arrested  KWTX

A 17-year-old girl was jailed Thursday after a student at a local high school was threatened with a baseball bat.

'Exciting and nerve-wracking': 656 Ellison High School seniors graduate  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — They came with different ideas, followed different paths and ended up together on an arena stage Saturday to graduate as the Ellison High School ...

Parents concerned with traffic near school where student struck  KWTX

Some parents are concerned there aren't enough crosswalks in the area of the high school where a 15-year-old sophomore was struck and critically injured.

596 Ellison High School seniors cross stage and graduate  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — With words of congratulations on a milestone reached and admonition to make the world a better place, 596 seniors from Killeen's Ellison High ...

Weather cancellations and delays around Central Texas

KCEN Channel 6 will update this article as we hear about more cancellations in the area.

Area students earn silver honor cords | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

TEMPLE — In celebration of a large high-achieving class, the Texas Bioscience Institute Middle College awarded silver honor cords this week to 86 high school ...

Killeen Debutante Cotillion Ball scheduled for Saturday | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. will host its 30th annual Debutante Cotillion Ball at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Marion J. &Alice W.

Killeen school board to vote on staff shake-up, construction projects  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District Board of Trustees is expected to approve school staffing levels for the next school year in a board meeting Tuesday.

Killeen: Students, PTA travel to capitol building to voice concerns  KWTX

AUSTIN, Texas (KWTX) Dozens from the area's largest school district traveled to Austin on Monday to voice their concerns regarding schools. From increased ...

39-year-old Killeen native murdered in Dallas 'loved by everyone,' says family member  The Killeen Daily Herald

Nikki Williams of Copperas Cove Tuesday afternoon struggled to put into words her feelings three days after losing her brother.

Killeen: Teenage girl arrested after fight at high school  KWTX

A teenage girl was in custody and facing a charge of assault on a peace officer after a fight late Friday morning at a local high school.

Students consider protesting graduation after KISD limits guests  The Killeen Daily Herald

Some parents and their children are upset with Killeen Independent School District after a nine-guest limit for the graduation ceremonies of Ellison and Harker ...

Killeen ISD announce teachers of the year | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Drawing out the suspense with touching video testimony and Hollywood spotlight entrances, Killeen ISD leaders revealed Tuesday this year's district teachers of ...

Killeen ISD cancel extracurricular activities due to severe weather  KXXV News Channel 25

Killeen ISD has canceled several extracurricular activities due to the weather.

Killeen man sentenced after string of car thefts  The Killeen Daily Herald

A 47-year-old Killeen man was sentenced in the 264th Judicial District Court on Tuesday on a third-degree felony charge after a string of hot-check car thefts in ...

Clifford Craig Bluntson | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

A celebration of life for Clifford Craig Bluntson, 59, will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Harker Heights. Funeral services will be at.

Ellison volleyball camp hosting 128 girls | Ellison  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Ellison Lady Eagles Volleyball Camp has over 100 campers attending the annual summer camp this week.

Ellison teen hit by car in August finally going home  The Killeen Daily Herald

After months in the hospital and physical therapy, 15-year-old Morgan Doremus, an Ellison High School student who was hit by a car last year, is finally heading ...

Prince Hall Shriners, Daughters to hold state conference, parade in Killeen  The Killeen Daily Herald

A Shriners group will hold a state convention in Killeen next week, expected to bring about 1000 people to town, organizers said.

Local colleges, universities set graduation ceremonies this weekend  The Killeen Daily Herald

Central Texas College, Texas A&M University-Central Texas and the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor will hold their spring graduation ceremonies today and ...

Killeen: KISD names new assistant superintendent  KWTX

The Killeen ISD has named a new assistant superintendent.

Three-time champs | News  The Fort Hood Sentinel

The Killeen High School Junior Reserve Officer Corps program won its third-straight grand championship at the fourth annual Fort Hood JROTC Skills Meet at ...

Ellison High principal sends letter to parents about unverified threat  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen school officials are taking "precautionary measures" after a statement spread through text messages and social medial alluded to an unverified ...

3 of 4 Killeen high schools fail in recent study  The Killeen Daily Herald

Three out of four Killeen hIgh schools failed a statewide school performance evaluation, according to results released Sunday.

Killeen ISD appoints three new middle school principals

Three Killeen ISD middle schools will be welcoming new principals next semester, the district announced Monday. Latisha Williams was appointed principal of ...

4 Killeen ISD school bands, dance teams perform in the 38th annual Spirit Spectacular  The Killeen Daily Herald

Beneath a rising moon Saturday, four Killeen Independent School District high school bands and dance teams showed off their spectacular spirit in an annual ...

Former Ellison teacher accused of sex with student  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — A former teacher at Ellison High School was indicted by a Bell County grand jury Wednesday on a charge of improper sexual relationship with a ...

Roberta Allen Huey, age 99, of Killeen, died Monday.  Temple Daily Telegram

The funeral *service* will be held at noon Thursday January 10th at First United Methodist Church Killeen, Texas. Chaplain (Colonel) Bill Phillips US Army (Ret.)

Nicole Alise Hunter | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Nicole Alise Hunter, daughter of Pastor Dillard and Wanda Fisher, died Jan. 5, 2019.

KISD Career Center students use ribbons, accessories to create homecoming memories  The Killeen Daily Herald

The tradition of homecoming is where Texas high school football meets alumni pride.

Ellison using spring practices to bond on the field  The Killeen Daily Herald

You're always getting better or getting worse, but you're never staying the same.

Killeen: Campuses will be closed for high school freshmen at lunch  KWTX

Monday marks the start of a new school year for students in the Killeen Independent School District, and this year, freshman students at all high schools will have ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL: 8A Patriots outlast Eastern Hills in overtime  The Killeen Daily Herald

Derrick Lynch scored on a layup in overtime, and Alex Angulo added a pair of clutch free throws to lift the Palo Alto eighth-grade A-team Patriots to their first ...

Tracy Anne Turnbo Dean, age 55, died Friday, November 23  Temple Daily Telegram

Tracy Anne Turnbo Dean left all of us to go and be with her Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, November 23rd, 2018. We will celebrate her life on December 29th,

Channel 6 honors KISD's Tami Kraft with April's Outstanding Educator Award

Channel 6 News surprised Killeen ISD teacher Tami Kraft with our April 2018 Outstanding Educator Award on Monday. Kraft, who teaches social studies at ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Grizzlies' Stringham wins KISD boys golf title  The Killeen Daily Herald

Union Grove's Landon Stringham won the Killeen ISD boys middle school golf championship Thursday in a tight battle with Patterson's Tola Gormley at ...

Goodman has great night for 7A Rams | Future Stars  The Killeen Daily Herald

Da Quone Goodman had touchdown runs of 50 and 40 yards and caught a 15-yard scoring pass from Preston Searcy to lead the Manor seventh-grade A-team ...

Central Texas Home Builders Association host 54th annual Parade of Homes  The Killeen Daily Herald

The 54th Annual Central Texas Home Builders Association Parade of Homes takes place April 27 and 28 as well as May 4 and May 5.

Schools with low accountability scores could mean trouble for districts next year  The Killeen Daily Herald

Six of the Killeen school district's 54 campuses received scores in the 60s on the recent Texas Education Agency accountability assessment.

No arrests announced in Killeen's 1st homicide of the year  The Killeen Daily Herald

As the Killeen Police Department continues to investigate the city's first homicide of the year, a community mourns the loss of a student, friend and poet.

UPDATE: The storm has passed; some power outages reported  The Killeen Daily Herald

UPDATE, 8:05 a.m.: Oncor, the electricity delivery company, is reporting about 10 power outages in the Copperas Cove area, affecting about 120 customers.

At least 400 attend Killeen ISD job fair at Ellison High  The Killeen Daily Herald

Creating a campus patchwork spread across the Ellison High School cafeteria Saturday, the Killeen Independent School District welcomed about 400 applicants ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUNDUP: 7th-grade soccer champ Palo Alto wins 8th-grade debut  The Killeen Daily Herald

Jaelon Bernal scored five times and reigning Killeen ISD seventh-grade soccer champion Palo Alto won its eighth-grade debut, 9-5 at home against Liberty Hill ...

Woman accused of causing more than 30 injuries to 6-week-old  The Killeen Daily Herald

A Killeen woman was in the Bell County Jail on Monday after being accused of causing serious injury to a child.

Trial date set in 2014 Killeen murder-for-hire case  The Killeen Daily Herald

A trial date has been set in a capital murder case of a woman accused of hiring a man to kill her neighbor just over four years ago in Killeen.

Killeen area dodges chaotic spring weather — for now  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen area dodged several icy, spherical bullets Wednesday night, but how safe are residents from potentially catastrophic weather?

Fort Hood to name building after Shoemaker | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

Fort Hood's old Carl R. Darnall Hospital will soon be named after a former Army general who made a lasting impact on the Killeen-Fort Hood area.

Killeen teen goes viral for unique homecoming proposal

Video of a Killeen teen asking her boyfriend to homecoming is going viral, already racking up 2 million views online. Alondra Vargas and her boyfriend Tye Hill ...

Killeen Wednesday night shooting under investigation | Crime  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Police Department is investigating after a man was shot Wednesday night, according to police spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.

Killeen: Mary Kay 5K joins Centex Race Series  KWTX

Lace up those sneakers and get ready to run, walk, or even skip your way across the finish line.

In Killeen, owners can help dogs stay off dangerous list  The Killeen Daily Herald

Every animal is different, but pet owners can provide socialization and training to keep their dogs from becoming dangerous to others, said Ofelia Miramontez of ...

UPDATE: Severe thunderstorm warning for Bell County | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

UPDATES. 11:15 p.m. Wednesday. The National Weather *Service* in Fort Worth has issued a. * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Coryell County in central ...

New Killeen high school likely to be funded with bond election  The Killeen Daily Herald

A bond election has become the primary option for Killeen Independent School District to fund its plans to build a new high school and football stadium.

KISD summer musical to be performed Tuesday, Wednesday at Shoemaker High  The Killeen Daily Herald

It is the magic that makes it great and that makes it such a challenge. The end of a school year signals the start of another community tradition, the Killeen ...

Hearing booms? Fort Hood live-fire training going on  The Killeen Daily Herald

Hearing booms in the distance echoing from Fort Hood? It's not an Army unit this time.

Former Ellison teacher sentenced in sex with student case  The Killeen Daily Herald

A former Ellison High School teacher on Tuesday pleaded guilty to having an improper sexual relationship with a student in 2014, a second-degree felony.

Retired educators group dishes up scholarships | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen School Retirees Association celebrated Killeen's best and brightest future educators during a meeting this week.

Ellison hires Todd Wright as head football coach  KWTX

The Ellison Eagles have a new head football coach, Todd Wright takes over the program after Trent Gregory's retirement earlier this year.

Police investigate possible domestic dispute in north Killeen  The Killeen Daily Herald

At least four police officers Thursday afternoon responded to what they believe was a domestic dispute between a man and a woman in north Killeen.

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