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Harker Heights High School senior answers call to service, will attend US Naval Academy

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas — A senior at Harker Heights High School weighed his future options after recently receiving two military appointments, one to the ...

Killeen: Officials talk school threats and social media at meeting  KWTX

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX) Inside Harker Heights High School auditorium Thursday night, Killeen ISD officials talked to parents and community leaders ...

This is the car police say suspected Harker Heights High flasher was driving

Police are searching for a man who they say exposed himself to a female student at Harker Heights High School Friday morning.

Harker Heights opens spring football practice | Harker Heights  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — The Knights are heading into the upcoming football season with a whole new outlook.

Killeen ISD meeting with parents on social media threats, safety, and consequences

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas — The Killeen Independent School District will hold a meeting Thursday with parents on internet safety and threats toward schools.

HHHS student wants to study criminal law | Community  The Killeen Daily Herald

Apryl Harris, 15. lives in Harker Heights, is in 10th grade at Harker Heights High School.

Killeen ISD shuts down rumor about threat at high school  KXXV News Channel 25

Killeen ISD put out an announcement on social media after rumors that a student threatened violence at Harker Heights High School, saying that the rumor "is ...

Killeen ISD kicks off "hiring season" with annual Job Fair  KWTX

More than 400 people attended Saturday morning's Killeen ISD Job Fair, which was held at Harker Heights high school.

High school students' talents to shine at annual Knight Club shows  The Killeen Daily Herald

By Bob Massey. Herald correspondent. For the 19th year in a row, the Harker Heights High School Choir Department will host Knight Club with shows today and ...

Killeen ISD looks to recruit educators at job fair

Killeen ISD will hold a job fair at Harker Heights High Saturday. The district is looking to hire about 500 new teachers for the 2019-20 school year.

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.

Sex offender who flashed Harker Heights student arrested, district says

KILLEEN, Texas — An accused sex offender who police said flashed a Harker Heights student was arrested Wednesday, Killeen Independent School District ...

Killeen ISD unveils artist's rendering of new high school building  The Killeen Daily Herald

School officials this week released the first artist's rendering of Killeen ISD's new high school, which will open in 2022 after voters in May approved a $426 ...

Heights High School senior among 10 Incredible Kids to be recognized  The Killeen Daily Herald

Jarin Thomas Cole, a senior at Harker Heights High School, is one of 10 Central Texas students who will be honored at Wednesday's 20th Annual Incredible ...

Killeen: Men in vehicles follow 2 school girls; patrols increased  KWTX

Officials now say that men in vehicles followed two local school girls in separate incidents on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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.

Harker Heights: Expert offers tips for reducing kids' screen time  KWTX

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX) A social activist is making his way across the country teaching parents how to cut their children's screen time to have happier ...

High school football teams compete in 'boot camp' challenge  The Fort Hood Sentinel

As six yellow school buses pulled in front of III Corps Headquarters March 6, dozens of Fort Hood Soldiers – many of whom were former drill instructors – stood ...

12-6A BASEBALL: Waco scores two in the ninth to beat Heights  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — The rally came up short. Looking to climb the District 12-6A standings, Harker Heights entered the ninth inning of Tuesday's extended ...

Heights High physics students build, light electric houses  The Killeen Daily Herald

In a local classroom, students diligently use glue sticks, scissors, wire strippers, wire cutters, Popsicle sticks, batteries and other textiles to construct something.

MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK: Bennett sets Patterson record in 100 hurdles  The Killeen Daily Herald

Patterson Middle School seventh-grader Tara Bennett set a school record in the 100-meter hurdles Wednesday during the Lady Cavaliers' tri-meet with Union ...

Harker Heights Kiwanis Club presents $1500 scholarships to five Heights High students  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Harker Heights Kiwanis Club hosted its annual Scholarship Awards Luncheon on Tuesday at the St. Paul Hasang Parish Center.

Harker Heights High School student arrested for terroristic threat  The Killeen Daily Herald

A Killeen Independent School District student has been arrested for the second day in a row.

Power Restored to Killeen ISD Schools  Spectrum News

Several Killeen Independent School District campuses are without power amid a severe thunderstorm watch across the city.

Local JROTC students get Army experience at Fort Hood  The Killeen Daily Herald

FORT HOOD — Cadets from the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Harker Heights High School participated in an organizational day April 26 at various ...

Heights High School band, color guard set to bring music to local neighborhood during fundraiser  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Harker Heights High School's Red Brigade Band and Avalon Color Guard will be entertaining the Harker Heights residential areas as part of a fundraiser on ...

Killeen: Teen fiddles for funds for injured friend  KWTX

A Central Texas teenager who uses his musical talent to raise funds for local causes played for a restaurant lunch crowd Monday to help out a classmate who ...

Arrested student's mother explains Heights super glue incident  Temple Daily Telegram

The 17-year-old charged with making terroristic threats against people on the Academy High School campus Aug. 30 was involved in a super glue prank at ...

10 CTE students to be honored Saturday  Temple Daily Telegram

U.S. Rep. John Carter will honor 10 Central Texas students for their accomplishments in career and technical education Saturday.

KISD students begin STAAR testing Tuesday | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

STAAR testing begins Tuesday and teachers have been pumping up Killeen Independent School District students.

HHHS student leads club at elementary | Community  The Killeen Daily Herald

Kayla Donovan, 17, lives in Harker Heights and works at H-E-B in Harker Heights.

Heights High honors seniors enlisting into military | Military  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — A total of 23 Harker Heights High School seniors received a special recognition on Friday during the school's annual Academic ...

14-year-old QB performs admirably in Knights loss  The Killeen Daily Herald

After back-to-back district games filled with injuries, the odds were stacked against the Harker Heights Knights going into their Thursday night matchup against ...

High school football players compete in army boot camp  KXXV News Channel 25

A group of Central Texas varsity football players got to see a little of what it's like to be soldiers on Wednesday.

Carolyn Fernandez | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

A funeral mass for Carolyn Deanna Fernandez, 19, of Killeen, will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church in Port Isabel, with.

Killeen: Students to see increased security measures when school starts  KWTX

When school starts Monday in the Killeen ISD, students will see some new security measures that were added over the summer, district officials said during a ...

12-6A SOFTBALL: After 9-run first, Lady Dawgs hold off Heights to get key 11-9 victory  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — A strong first inning propelled the Lady Dawgs to victory in a must-win battle Friday night.

BASEBALL: Killeen ISD teams struggle on 2nd day of KISD Classic  The Killeen Daily Herald

All four Killeen Independent School District high schools struggled Friday during the second day of competition in the KISD Classic.

Summer track camp coming to Buckley Stadium | Ellison  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District recently released its list of summer camps and will introduce the first KISD High School Summer Track Camp in June.

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 ...

Most power outages restored as storm moves eastward  The Killeen Daily Herald

UPDATE, 1 p.m.: Power has now been restored to all Killeen ISD schools.

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 ...

KISD to talk about consequences of threats  FOX 44 - KWKT

The Killeen Independent School district wants to let parents and students know just how much trouble they can get into for making threats against school ...

583 Heights seniors graduate | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — Grateful for the opportunities of high school and ready for a new challenge, 583 Harker Heights High School seniors stepped across the Bell County ...

Killeen ISD orchestra students to perform Tuesday in Belton  The Killeen Daily Herald

Three middle school and one high school orchestra with more than 500 student musicians spread across the floor of the Bell County Expo Center in Belton will ...

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.

Killeen ISD student film chosen to compete in SXSW  KXXV News Channel 25

A Killeen ISD student's film has been chosen to compete in SXSW in March.

Livestock show rewards Killeen students for their hard work  The Killeen Daily Herald

The final day of the 65th annual Killeen Junior Livestock Show at the Killeen Special Events center took place Saturday, as 180 students participated in the show ...

Killeen ISD continues to grapple with bus driver shortage felt statewide  The Killeen Daily Herald

Rick Beaulé, president of the Killeen Educators Association, climbed on top of a bench Tuesday night outside Killeen Independent School District headquarters ...

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 ...

Dawgs run-rule Harker Heights 12-2 to move to 2-0 in District 12-6A  Coveleaderpress

By TJ MAXWELL Cove Leader-Press. HARKER HEIGHTS - The Copperas Cove Bulldawgs' baseball team took a break from their tournament schedule to face ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Searcy's big night leads Manor 7A in win  The Killeen Daily Herald

Preston Searcy had three touchdown runs, a touchdown pass and recovered a fumble and the Manor seventh-grade A-team Rams scored the final 42 points of ...

Heights Kiwanis Club awards five scholarships to graduating seniors  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Kiwanis Club of Harker Heights held its 2018 Scholarship Awards Program on May 22 during the club's regular noon meeting at St. Paul Chong Hasong ...

Harker Heights High March staff of the month  The Killeen Daily Herald

Each month Harker Heights High School staff and faculty give a shout out to a staff member or members.

514 seniors graduate from Heights High School | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON— Reflecting on past successes and looking forward to future challenges, Harker Heights High School seniors stepped across the Bell County Expo ...

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.

Community comes together for homeless students in Killeen area  The Killeen Daily Herald

It's a generous community that continuously makes sure that families that have fallen on hard times have the food, clothes and supplies to make sure children ...

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.

A knack for business: Harker Heights resident is 22, and already owns 3 businesses  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — According to statistics, the average age for a small business owner is 50 years old.

Killeen student's film makes the cut for SXSW  The Killeen Daily Herald

Call it a love story — a classic, 1950s-era, retro love story.

Eight Harker Heights athletes sign with colleges  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — Eight Harker Heights student-athletes signed national letters of intent to compete at the collegiate level in both track and basketball ...

5 years after vicious Killeen dog attack, mother begins new push for stricter local law  The Killeen Daily Herald

As Adebisi Agunbiade jumps up to spike the ball for the Killeen Parks and Recreation volleyball team, people often notice the scar down her right arm.

15 Heights High seniors receive silver honor cords from TBI program  The Killeen Daily Herald

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

Weather service confirms tornado touched down in Central Texas  KWTX

The National Weather *Service* Thursday confirmed that a small tornado touched down Wednesday as powerful storms swept through Central Texas.

Heights welcome home Brave Rifles troopers | News  The Fort Hood Sentinel

HARKER HEIGHTS — Troopers and their Families with the 3rd Cavalry Regiment “Brave Rifles” attended a welcome home celebration Saturday at Purser ...

Military training: Harker Heights football team drill at Fort Hood  The Killeen Daily Herald

FORT HOOD — For all the commands of “communicate and motivate,” “push yourself” and “leave no one behind,” the football workout might have been a day of ...

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 ...

Eight Heights students receive scholarships at scholarship reception  The Killeen Daily Herald

The National Pan-Hellenic Council, the Greater Killeen/Fort Hood area, recently held its 15th annual Scholarship Reception on Sunday at the Killeen Civic and ...

KISD welcomes hundreds of new teachers | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

In a grand welcome that mixed motivation and inspiration, Killeen school district leaders on Tuesday applauded its newest teachers for choosing a career that ...

Clements Boys & Girls Club remembers Demps as respected, impactful  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Clements Boys & Girls Clubs released a statement Wednesday night in remembrance of a former club member who was killed Monday.

12-6A BOYS BASKETBALL: No. 18 Wolves not sharp but win 66-47 at Heights  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — Despite taking back-to-back District 12-6A wins to start 2019, coach Brandon Gilbert believes he's got to get the 18th-ranked Grey Wolves ...

Shriners gather in Killeen | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Prince Hall Shriners and Daughters held its Desert Conference and Gala Day Celebration on Thursday at the Courtyard by Marriott in Killeen, where they ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK: Patterson girls shine in relays at tri-meet  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Patterson Middle School seventh-grade track team swept all three relays on Monday in their tri-meet with Eastern Hills and Smith at Leo Buckley Stadium.

Local high school students complete Texas Bioscience Institute Middle College program  The Killeen Daily Herald

TEMPLE — Working harder than most to pursue dreams even greater than a rigorous curriculum or a prosperous career, 89 Central Texas high school seniors ...

JROTC cadets learn teamwork | Living  The Fort Hood Sentinel

Local youth formed new friendships and realized the importance of working as team during the Child and Youth Services FRIENDS Ready and Resilient Event ...

2019 Incredible Kids announced  Temple Daily Telegram

Local students — including those from Temple and Belton — will be honored at the 2019 Central Texas Incredible Kids Celebration next month.The children will ...

Local Habitat for Humanity organization celebrates 25 years | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

TEMPLE — About 170 people from across Bell County gathered at the Frank W. Mayborn Civic & Convention Center in Temple on Friday for the first-ever Fort ...

580 Heights High School graduates celebrate at Expo Center  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — Grateful for friends and family and ready for the next challenge of life, the 580 new graduates of Harker Heights High School celebrated together ...

Heights JROTC cadets learn financial literacy | Across the Fort  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — A special visitor from Fort Hood met with student cadets from the Harker Heights High School Junior ROTC program April 29 at the school ...

Morning Buzz: KISD Job Fair  KWTX

This morning on The Buzz, Killeen ISD Deputy Superintendent Dr. Eric Penrod stopped by to tell us more about the positions they are hoping to fill at this week's ...

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 ...

Harker Heights council OKs contract for roundabout | Community  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Harker Heights City Council on Tuesday unanimously voted to approve a $849131 contract with TTG Utilities LP for a roundabout to be built at Heights Drive ...

Scarcity of African American cultural centers brought up at annual lecture series  The Killeen Daily Herald

Over 400 people attended a lecture from a Washington, D.C., professor on the African American experience hosted by the Center for African-American Studies ...

High school students look at possible careers at Teen Job Fair  The Killeen Daily Herald

Several hundred Harker Heights High School students Tuesday wandered through displays set up by 18 area business vendors as part of the second annual ...

Killeen teachers honored in Starmaker's Banquet  FOX 44 - KWKT

Killeen teachers were honored on Monday night, just days before their students walk the stage and say goodbye.

Harker Heights HS graduates 505 | Education  Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — Harker Heights High School closed out a long weekend of area graduations Sunday evening at the Bell County Expo Center with 505 students ...

NO TIME TO WASTE: 12-6A volleyball teams scramble to get ready for new 9-team league  The Killeen Daily Herald

Volleyball season officially started Wednesday as area schools held tryouts before preseason scrimmages began last weekend.

HHHS violinist aspires to have own orchestra | Community  The Killeen Daily Herald

Jarin Thomas Cole, 14, lives in Killeen, attends Harker Heights High School.

Harker Heights coach Kye Robertson back at home and cancer free  The Killeen Daily Herald

Kye Robertson felt cheated. At just 29 years old, the Harker Heights assistant baseball and football coach was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, altering his ...

Nine cars damaged when SUV plows through local school parking lot  KWTX

Nine vehicles were damaged when an SUV plowed through the parking lot of a local high school, a spokesman said Friday.

Heights High dance teams win awards | Community  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Harker Heights High School dance teams are racking up awards during this contest season.

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.

Special delivery: Father presents flag from completed deployment to son  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — Of all the blessings worthy of thanks, maybe none are more powerful and heartfelt than that of a certain Harker Heights High School ...

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 ...

Another local school targeted in social media threat  KWTX

For the second time this week, a social media threat has targeted a local school.

EGX, formerly GeekFest, starts Friday night at CTC  The Killeen Daily Herald

Epically Geeky Expo, or EGX, formerly GeekFest, opens Friday on the campus of Central Texas College marking the 10th anniversary of the event.

Area schools to begin graduation ceremonies | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Hats will soon be flying as graduation season approaches with area colleges to hold graduation ceremonies this weekend, and local high schools to begin theirs ...

Killeen ISD job fair allows face time  Temple Daily Telegram

For all the conveniences of digital communications, there's still nothing like a face-to-face interaction when it comes to hiring someone, particularly a classroom ...

Heights students shine in state competitions | Community  Killeen Daily Herald

A group of eight Harker Heights High School students competed at the state level in speech and debate and four are moving on to the national competition.

Area graduations begin this week | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

The light at the end of the tunnel has never shined brighter for several area graduating seniors set to graduate in the coming weeks.

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