More than one thousand Fort Hood soldiers, veterans and their families received a free box meal from the “Cowboys 4 Heroes” non-profit at the Old Warrior Way Post Exchange parking lot Saturday morning.
Most schools hoped this fall would see students make up academic ground lost last spring when the pandemic hit. Instead, districts are looking for ways to reverse plummeting grades and attendance among students learning at home.
The total number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in Central Texas since the new coronavirus first appeared here in March rose to more than 24,000 Thursday and two more local residents diagnosed with virus have died.
Nearly 5,700 COVID-19 saliva tests have been administered in one Central Texas county, but after nearly two weeks of surge testing, local health officials have received results from just 2,000 of them.
Parents with children in school know how stressful it can be when they’re not sure where the bus is, or if it’s running late. Killeen ISD is hoping to help parents out with a new app parents can use to track the bus.
Grand jurors returned indictments Wednesday against three men and a woman arrested after a local resident armed with a handgun confronted an armed intruder who evidently kicked in the front door of the resident’s home.