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Class of 1970 reunion

July 30, 2019 by Rosalee Jackson Worley (Register to contact)

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There will be a meeting to begin planning our class reunion, on September 4th . Anyone interested in helping can contact me here, on Facebook or at *****@aol.com.

lets have a mimi reunion before the big one

January 6, 2016 by Kim Jones (Register to contact)

it dont have to be a big just a getogather

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Police: Middle school student arrested after threats against 3 high schools  KXXV News Channel 25

Killeen police arrested a 14-year-old middle school student Wednesday night for making terroristic threats against three high schools.



Community gathers to honor police, first responders and military  KXXV News Channel 25

For the September 5 edition of Central Texas Living Ann Harder spoke with Naomi Roupe and Angenet Wilkerson about the 14th Annual Freedom Walk hosted ...



KISD remembers 9/11 | News  The Fort Hood Sentinel

Eighteen years after the brutal terrorist attacks on American soil, the greater Fort Hood community gathered Wednesday for Killeen Independent School District's ...



Killeen: High school seniors graduate with associate's degree  KWTX

With weeks to go until Killeen ISD has its own commencement ceremony, more than 100 seniors walked across the stage Friday night to complete another ...



Women of Distinction: Sue Tullar Byrd  Brownwood Bulletin

The Girl Scouts of Central Texas will honor five as Women of Distinction at a luncheon Thursday, Sept. 19, at Coggin Avenue Baptist Church.The five women are ...



Killeen: High school student whom car hit taken to local hospital  KWTX

A high school student whom a car struck Tuesday morning was taken to a local hospital.



Killeen: Shots fired at vehicle near high school  KWTX

Police were investigating Monday after shots were fired at a car near a local high school.



Killeen: Family, friends remember first black KHS graduate  KWTX

Days after her death, family and friends of Mildred Debose are remembering her life and the history she made in the city of Killeen.



496 seniors graduate from Killeen High School | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON — The Killeen High School Class of 2019's top graduates urged classmates to appreciate the completed journey from elementary through high school, ...



Killeen: High school, middle school locked down as precaution  KWTX

Killeen's Gateway Middle School and High School were locked down Wednesday morning as a precaution because of an unspecified situation in the ...



Funeral arrangements set for 17-year-old Killeen ISD student  KCENTV.com

KILLEEN, Texas — The funeral for the 17-year-old Killeen High School student who died this week is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in ...



Charges in shots fired at car near Killeen High School  FOX 44 - KWKT

Killeen Police say they have made an arrest in a shooting incident that occurred Monday in a neighborhood near Killeen High School.



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.



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

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, ...



53 Killeen ISD graduating seniors to receive $68,000 in scholarships  KXXV News Channel 25

53 Killeen ISD students are receiving $68000 in scholarships from the KISD Alumni Association and the KISD Education Foundation.



Lock down lifted a local high school  KWTX

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX) A local high school was placed on lockdown Thursday after an armed man nearby was threatening to harm himself.



Killeen: School board approves new school designs  KWTX

The Killeen School Board approved the design for two new elementary schools Tuesday night.



Killeen ISD officials weighing whether to phase out IB program  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen schools in years to come may be short one route for students to earn college credit.



KISD progresses on bond construction program | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen Independent School District is seeking to incorporate additional energy efficiencies into the schools it is building or renovating with $426 million in bond ...



17-year-old Killeen High student assaults officers during arrest, officials say  The Killeen Daily Herald

A Killeen High School student Wednesday assaulted two campus officers as they attempted to take her into custody for suspected marijuana possession, ...



Killeen: High School fieldhouse named for retired trainer  KWTX

The Killeen ISD has renamed the field house at Killeen High School in honor of the district's longtime trainer, who retired on May 31 after 57 years of working ...



Affidavit: Killeen high school student picks up, slams teacher trying to break up argument  KXXV News Channel 25

A Killeen Independent School District teacher was picked up and slammed to the ground while trying to break up an argument between two students.



Rapper who graduated from Killeen High takes SXSW stage as signed solo artist  The Killeen Daily Herald

It's not SparkDawg's first time at the SXSW soundstage, but this year there are new expectations.



Texans: Talent to meet high expectations  Stephenville Empire-Tribune

Tarleton State University's football team now has everyone's attention. The 2018 Texans recorded their most successful season ever — winning the first 12 ...



Killeen: High school trainer retires after 57 years  KWTX

After 57 years in the game, a central Texas high school athletic trainer is walking off the field for the last time.



Police investigate murder of local high school student  KWTX

Police are investigating the shooting death of a 17-year-old Central Texas high school student.



Killeen commission approves zoning change for high school  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Planning and Zoning Commission voted in favor of a rezoning request for the Killeen's school district's sixth high school off Chaparral Road at its ...



KISD releases new video of proposed KHS renovations  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District has released new images and a new video on a renovation design plan for Killeen High School — and this time, it's a ...



Funeral arrangements set for local teen  KWTX

Funeral arrangements have been set for Victor Ernesto Trevino Arguijo.



Proposed bond issue would help renovate Killeen High School  KWTX

KILLEEN, TX A major element in Killeen's May bond issue proposal includes sprucing up the outdated Killeen high school. The bond issue would help pay for ...



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 ...



KISD bond: Some plans have changed | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

In May, residents voted to approve two bond projects totaling $426 million that would allow the Killeen Independent School District to take on several ...



Killeen: Board members to review designs for new schools  KWTX

Killeen ISD school board members will get their first look at designs for new and renovated schools Tuesday night as part of the $426 million bond approved by ...



KISD spending becomes election issue | Center for Politics  The Killeen Daily Herald

Recent years have brought some big changes in the Killeen Independent School District. In May, the district held its first bond election in over a decade, and ...



Local high school football player does double duty as drum major  KWTX

A local high school senior does double duty under the Friday night lights, suiting up as an offensive lineman, and directing his school's marching band at ...



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 ...



Bell County Longest-serving KISD employee returns to the field after 13-month retirement Sydney Isenberg  KXXV News Channel 25

The longest-serving Killeen Independent School District employee is back on the football field after a 13-month retirement.



Killeen track star preparing for state meet and a bright future  KWTX

Killeen track star Colin Price is going to Austin for the state meet next week, then he heads to the University if Houston to continue his career.



Child vaccine exemptions on the rise in Killeen and the state of Texas  The Killeen Daily Herald

According to a report by the Texas Department of Health Services, the number of parents who chose not to immunize their children for non-medical reasons rose ...



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 ...



Warrior within a warrior: Families, friends reflect on life of first black KHS graduate  The Killeen Daily Herald

Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God.” (Ruth 1:16)



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.



501 Killeen High School seniors earn diplomas | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

BELTON —With words of inspiration and gratitude, 501 Killeen High School seniors earned diplomas Saturday, celebrating a story they shared together and ...



Killeen: High schoolers encouraged to enroll in fire academy  KWTX

The Killeen Fire Department needs firefighters and its chief is encouraging area high school students to enter the Killeen ISD's Fire Academy.



Killeen ISD appoints three new middle school principals  KCENTV.com

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



Local football player who also leads the band decides college future  KWTX

A Killeen high school senior who played on the football team and then directed the school's band at halftime from the podium in full pads has accepted an offer ...



New principals announced for two Killeen high schools  KXXV News Channel 25

Two new principals have been announced for the upcoming school year for two Killeen high schools.



Killeen: School district names new special education director  KWTX

The Killeen ISD has named a new director of special education.



Killeen student honored as MaxPreps Semper Fidelis Athlete of the Month  KWTX

Killeen defensive end Al Amir Ward was honored by MaxPreps and the United States Marine Corps as Athlete of the Month for his hard work on and off the field.



MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Patterson sweeps 7th-grade soccer titles  The Killeen Daily Herald

Alejandra Lopez-Kelly scored the first two goals and the Patterson Lady Cavaliers soccer team won the Killeen ISD seventh-grade championship on May 18 with ...



Bridging the gap: JROTC cadets converge and train at Fort Hood  The Killeen Daily Herald

During the annual Phantom Warrior Junior Cadet Leadership Challenge at Fort Hood Thursday, Killeen High School junior Alexia Lam and Harker Heights High ...



Cadets practice rappelling off Killeen hotel | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

That first uncertain step is often the toughest, whether stepping into an educational opportunity or rappelling down a building from seven floors up.



Killeen Police investigating after KISD coach sent inappropriate messages to student  KCENTV.com

Killeen — A coach at Killeen High School resigned after inappropriate communication with a student. KISD spokesman Terry Abbott confirmed in an email ...



Killeen: Bond set at $110,000 for cellphone theft suspect  KWTX

Bond is set at $110000 for a teenager arrested after a cellphone was stolen from a Killeen High school student by a suspect armed with a pocket knife.



KISD unveils new rendering of high school remodel  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District released new artist renderings of the proposed remodel of Killeen High School on social media this morning.



Killeen High principal appointed to new post | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Susan Buckley, principal of Killeen High School, will soon be taking over as executive director of leadership for secondary schools in the Killeen Independent ...



West: High school seniors graduate  KWTX

WEST, Texas (KWTX) Seniors for West High School received their diploma from school board president Dr. Larry Sparks on Saturday. The ceremony took place ...



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.



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.



Lady Roos outlast Bryan Rudder in overtime, 66-61 | Killeen  The Killeen Daily Herald

It was déjà vu for the Killeen Lady Roos as they headed into overtime against the Bryan Rudder Lady Rangers at home Monday afternoon.



Local students lead as environmental stewards | Living  The Fort Hood Sentinel

The Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division, Fort Hood Recycle and Child and Youth Services hosted a FRIENDS Youth Environmental ...



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 ...



BASKETBALL: Roos' House recovering after frightening fall, seizure during game last month  The Killeen Daily Herald

With just over five minutes to play left in the fourth quarter, Killeen junior Michael House was determined to help rally his team against one of District 12-6A's ...



Pair of Killeen ISD teachers arrested in prostitution sting  Chron

Two Killeen ISD teachers who were arrested in a Bell County prostitution bust on Nov. 8 have resigned from their positions with the school district. Aaron Daub ...



All signs point to fifth high school as KISD's next big need  The Killeen Daily Herald

Some Killeen school board candidates believe a fifth high school is needed to address the overcrowding at the KISD's public high schools.



Republicans eyeing JP seat held by Democrat  Temple Daily Telegram

Bell County Republicans have set their sights on picking up a Killeen-area justice of the peace seat for next year's election.Two men — Michael Keefe, a retired ...



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 ...



Fire destroys abandoned house near Killeen High School  The Killeen Daily Herald

Smoke could be seen billowing over the Leo Buckley Stadium at Killeen High School on 38th street Monday as first responders from the Killeen fire and police ...



Killeen: High school senior becomes 2016 debutante  KWTX

The Killeen Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority held its 2016 Debutante Ball Saturday evening and one high school senior stood out from the crowd.



Killeen coach resigns after inappropriate activity | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen High School coach James Crossland resigned in lieu of termination after a Killeen Independent School District investigation confirmed he had ...



Killeen: School district proposes million dollar scoreboard  KWTX

A scoreboard with a price tag of $1 million could be added to Leo Buckley stadium at Killeen High School.



Man indicted in hit-and-run that killed local high school student  KWTX

Grand jurors Wednesday indicted a Central Texas man in a hit-and-run two years ago that claimed the life of a local high school student.



Arrest made in 2016 hit-and-run that killed Killeen ISD student  kcentv.com

A Central Texas man was arrested on a warrant at his home in Copperas Cove late Friday afternoon in connection with a deadly hit-and-run crash that killed a ...



Former Killeen ISD teachers arrested for prostitution, deputies say  kcentv.com

Two former Killeen ISD teachers were arrested in a prostitution sting in Bell County on Nov. 8, the Bell County Sheriff's Office confirmed Tuesday. Terrance ...



Two Local high school students arrested after campus threats, assault  KWTX

Two local high school students, a 17-year-old and his younger brother were arrested after students and a teacher were threatened students in class and another ...



A first for KISD — Killeen special needs students get their own prom  The Killeen Daily Herald

Moving to the universally popular music of today's youth, the teenagers danced together, a few couples, but mainly in loose groups of friends, girls wearing heels ...



VOLLEYBALL: Lady Wolves get sweep at Killeen  The Killeen Daily Herald

Shoemaker's Cherith Hicks (12) celebrates with teammate Alexia Wilkinson (16) after winning a point against Killeen on Tuesday night at Killeen High School.



Summer camp teaches leadership, teamwork through training | Living  The Fort Hood Sentinel

With a combination of dirt and sweat stinging their eyes, they climbed to the top of walls, fell to the ground, but always stood back up and tried again. These.



Heights BBQ business owner celebrates two years with Saturday night event  The Killeen Daily Herald

Just BBQ and More J.R. Scott is celebrating two years of sole ownership with a customer appreciation day event on Saturday night. (Photo by Monique Brand, ...



Telegram recognizes top teachers  Temple Daily Telegram

Five Central Texas teachers were honored by their students — and the Telegram— with Golden Apple Awards on Tuesday.



Shoemaker High students wonder when school fights will end  KCEN-TV

In our continuing coverage of the fights happening at and around Killeen high schools, students say the fights have died down somewhat but that they're still ...



Lady Cav squads advance to A-team semifinals  The Killeen Daily Herald

Tara Bennett had 17 points, three steals and a career-high eight blocks for the Lady Cavaliers in a 41-24 win over Palo Alto in the seventh-grade Killeen ISD ...



KISD choir students end year with masterpiece | Living  The Killeen Daily Herald

Combining talented high school choral performers with top conductors, professional musicians and a beautiful classical piece of music results in a masterwork.



Wanted teen slips into local high school; door supposed to be locked  KWTX

A wanted teenager who was arrested at gunpoint inside a local high school got into the building through a door that was supposed to be locked, an affidavit ...



Killeen veteran was drafted during World War II, served more than 28 years  The Killeen Daily Herald

Longtime Killeen resident Darrell Cannon, 91, was drafted into the military during World War II, and had only been in the Army a few weeks when the big war ...



Kelly Cockrell Henninger, age 60, of Temple, died Tuesday  Temple Daily Telegram

Memorial services will be held at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home, in Temple, on Saturday, August 10, 2019, at 10 AM.



More than 30 groups participate in the Shriners parade in Killeen  The Killeen Daily Herald

Under a brilliant, blue sky with a light breeze that kept conditions relatively comfortable amid quickly rising temperatures, more than 30 groups, nonprofits and ...



Killeen wins Hood JROTC meet | Living  The Fort Hood Sentinel

The Great Place hosted nearly 500 Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets for the second annual Fort Hood JROTC Skills Meet on Saturday at Abrams ...



Former Killeen ISD teacher gets prison for sex with student  The Killeen Daily Herald

A Killeen High School teacher was sentenced to prison Thursday after pleading guilty in June to molesting a student at one of Killeen's largest schools.



Killeen high schools' failing grades analyzed | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

After receiving flak from the Killeen Independent School District last week, Children at Risk explained why a majority of the district's high schools failed in its ...



Local school districts teach sex ed, promote abstinence  KWTX

A recent study shows sex education remained on the back burner in Texas during the school year during the 2015-2016 school year.



Man, 84, charged in shooting that left neighbor, 80, dead  KWTX

Bond is set at $1 million for an 84-year-old man who's charged with murder in the shooting death of an 80-year-old neighbor.



Pollok Central Knocks off Troy in Regional Semis  FOX 44 - KWKT

The Troy Trojans saw their season come to an end Friday night in Madisonville as Pollok Central stormed back to get the 5-3 win.



Killeen High School's Kangarettes bring home national championship  The Killeen Daily Herald

After 120 dance teams from schools and studios across the nation completed more than 500 different dances, the national champion at the end of the day was ...



KISD lunch policy likely to change in 2017-18 | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen Independent School District plans to make changes to its current open campus lunch policy for the 2017-18 school year.



Three teens arrested after driver tries to run down local officer  KWTX

Three teenagers were taken into custody after a chase during which the driver of a stolen pickup rammed a police unit and attempted to run down a local officer ...



Convicted double killer sentenced to life without parole  KWTX

A local jury Thursday night sentenced a man convicted of killing two Central Texas women to life in prison without parole.



The Buzz: Freedom Walk  KWTX

This morning KISD stops by The Buzz, to talk about the 14th annual Freedom Walk recognizing local police officers, firefighters and military soldiers. When: Sept.



Killeen: Ex-Teacher Sentenced In Student Sex Case  KWTX

A former local high school teacher is headed to prison after pleading guilty to charges in a student sex case.



BASKETBALL: Pro baller Jefferson returns to Killeen for his annual free youth clinic  The Killeen Daily Herald

Pro basketball player Cory Jefferson, a Killeen High graduate, pauses to speak with one of the 131 kids participating in the free Cory Jefferson 4th Annual Youth ...



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