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Killeen ISD increases security with new synchronized door locking system  FOX 44 - KWKT

New security measures at one of the biggest school districts in Central Texas.

Pair of 'Roos Sign on Wednesday  FOX 44 - KWKT

Two Killeen Football players signed letters of intent on Wednesday morning at Killeen High School.

Isaac William “BKA Ikey” Tolbert, 20, of Killeen died Wednesday  Temple Daily Telegram

Services for Isaac William “BKA Ikey” Tolbert, 20, of Killeen will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Temple of Faith Church in Killeen with the Rev. Joseph Tolbert Sr.

First look at newest Killeen high school  FOX 44 - KWKT

Killeen ISD has released the first artist rendering of what will be the newest high school in the district.

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 ...

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.

Killeen ISD High School plans taking shape  FOX 44 - KWKT

Killeen ISD board members got a look at a revised plan to renovate Killeen High School that would result in less disruption of student activities, but which would ...

Killeen ISD releases video mock-up of sixth high school  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District has released an animated video with imagery of its new high school to be.

Isaac Tolbert | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Funeral services for Isaac William “BKA IKEY” Tolbert, 20, of Killeen, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Temple of Faith Church in Killeen.

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 ...

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 commission to consider rezoning for new high school  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Planning and Zoning Commission will consider a rezoning request for the Killeen's school district's sixth high school off Chaparral Road at its regular ...

Killeen: Superintendent propose $98 million school makeover  KWTX

Killeen ISD Superintendent John Craft is proposing a $98 million makeover for Killeen High School.

Hilton Lee Culp | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Funeral services for Hilton Lee Culp, 85, of Belton, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Belton Church of Christ with Robert Elliott and Tommy Bever officiating.

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 ISD promotes 2 middle school principals to lead Shoemaker, Killeen High  The Killeen Daily Herald

Two middle school principals were promoted Wednesday to lead Killeen Independent School District high schools, district officials announced in a news ...

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 school officials look to staff, student and community input for suggestions on new high school  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District Board of Trustees approved a contract with PBK Architects, Inc. at its meeting Tuesday for construction of a new high ...

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 ...

UPDATE: Parent brings loaded gun to Killeen High  FOX 44 - KWKT

A Killeen High School student's mother is charged with a felony after Killeen ISD police officers stopped her from entering the interior of the building and ...

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 ...

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: 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.

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 ...

Freedom Walk events set for Tuesday in Killeen, Cove  The Killeen Daily Herald

Once again honoring the guardians of freedom, the Killeen community will gather in tribute to emergency first responders and to military *service* members to ...

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 ...

Killeen football coach resigns after investigation found inappropriate communication between him and student  KXXV News Channel 25

A Killeen High School football coach has resigned after an investigation found that he had inappropriate electronic communication with a 17-year-old student.

Freedom Walk: Killeen students lead way in local 9/11 memorial  The Killeen Daily Herald

Through a thick shroud of gray clouds, the light of day trickled through as a community gathered together to remember and high school students led the way.

Killeen: Fire destroys house near high school  KWTX

Fire destroyed a house Monday near Killeen High School.

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 ...

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 ...

Killeen ISD to start on bond school construction  FOX 44 - KWKT

Killeen ISD officials are moving fast to get the historic program started as board members meet this Tuesday to consider construction planning.

FOOTBALL: Inspired by hometown school, Roos coach launches new tradition  The Killeen Daily Herald

Playing varsity football in high school is special for an athlete, especially in their senior year.

Killeen: School board approves new school designs  KWTX

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

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 ...

Killeen names fieldhouse after longtime athletic trainer  The Killeen Daily Herald

Just two weeks after longtime Killeen High School athletic trainer Al “Doc” Wilson retired, Killeen Independent School District school board members decided to ...

Killeen: School district names new special education director  KWTX

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

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.

Woman caught with handgun at local high school indicted  KWTX

A woman who was caught with a handgun at a local high school has been indicted.

KISD board disputed the ranking of one construction management firm considered for a bond construction project  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen school board Tuesday approved all but one ranking of construction management firms considered to oversee $337.5 million worth of bond ...

Killeen ISD board to vote on teacher, staff pay raise, start of $426 million bond program  FOX 44 - KWKT

The upcoming Killeen Independent School District school board meeting will be one of the busiest of the year.

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.

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 ...

Free band concert this Sunday in Killeen | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Heights Concert Band will host a free concert at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Killeen High School Auditorium, 500 N. 38th St.

Killeen ISD to consider hiring more school police officers, dyslexia staff  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District board of trustees will be asked by Superintendent John Craft to approve the hiring of three additional police officers to ...

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 ...

DOC'S DAY: Roos honor retiring head trainer Al Wilson for 57 years of service  The Killeen Daily Herald

Once a Roo, always a Roo. That's the mantra of every Killeen High alumni. They'll also tell you that no one has lived up to the motto more than Al “Doc” Wilson.

Brett Williams to fill empty KISD board seat  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen Independent School District's newest board member, Brett Williams, is a product of the district he will now help lead.

Millions in taxpayer dollars at stake in Killeen ISD bond election  The Killeen Daily Herald

School Superintendent John Craft promoted a bond issue in October.

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 ...

Late surge sends Killeen past 5A-No. 7 Pflugerville Connally, 66-61  The Killeen Daily Herald

It was a long process. Killeen found itself in an immediate hole Monday afternoon, allowing visiting Pflugerville Connally, ranked seventh in Class 5A, to score ...

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.

Killeen ISD votes to include more than $400 million bond election on May ballot  KXXV News Channel 25

Killeen ISD voted on Tuesday night to include a $400 million bond election on the May ballot.

KISD voting on teacher, staff pay raise and start of $426 million bond  KXXV News Channel 25

On June 12, Killeen ISD will be voting on a proposed 2% pay raise for teachers and other employees and authorizing the start of the districts historic $426 million ...

KISD bond propositions pass, Trujillo retains board seat  The Killeen Daily Herald

Voters approved $426 million in taxpayers money to build and renovate new schools in the Killeen Independent School District.

New facility construction to begin as early as 2019, KISD says  The Killeen Daily Herald

Work on new facilities in the Killeen Independent School District from the voter-approved bond program could begin as early as next year, according to district ...

Record-breaking early voter turnout for Killeen ISD Election  FOX 44 - KWKT

It's been a record-breaking week for the Killeen Independent School District.

KISD honors alumni, announces scholarships | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Five voices from the past mingled with some of the Killeen school district's brightest students nearing an important crossroads on the path to future success.

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.

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.

RUNNING ROO: Track has given former KHS standout and coach a rich, full life  The Killeen Daily Herald

Most people look at running as punishment. Mess up a play on the field, you run a lap. You're late to practice, run a lap. But for Carlos Quinones, running has ...

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.

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

After starting District 12-6A with a road victory, Shoemaker went back to the drawing board after falling in its last two matches.

Killeen's old Pizza Palace now home to new Italian restaurant  The Killeen Daily Herald

Locals can get a taste of Italy at a newly opened Italian restaurant, La Gondola, in Killeen.

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 ...

KISD honors academic all-stars | Living  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District honored the academic all-stars of the Class of 2018 and the teachers and mentors who helped them shine.

Al Doc Wilson Celebrating 57 Years of Service | Sports  The Killeen Daily Herald

Retiring Killeen High head athletic trainer Al “Doc” Wilson presents his wife Gayle with a bouquet of flowers at his retirement ceremony Friday at Killeen High ...

FOOTBALL: Iglesias returning to Buckley Stadium today for camp he helped start  The Killeen Daily Herald

Juaquin Iglesias will never forget. In the 14 years since graduating from Killeen High School, the former Kangaroos receiver has experienced plenty of ...

Three who helped devise KISD bond among PAC members  The Killeen Daily Herald

A political action committee in support of the upcoming bond election for Killeen Independent School District includes three who helped craft the propositions.

Longtime KISD teacher Annie Roe Buckley dies at 102  The Killeen Daily Herald

She was known not only as a teacher who impacted the lives of thousands of Killeen students. She was known as a friend.

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

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 ...

Here is a look at July 4 events/closings in the Killeen-Fort Hood area  The Killeen Daily Herald

A concert Sunday in Killeen will be among the first of the Independence Day celebrations in the area.

Roos benefiting on the court from bonding outside the game  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen spent the offseason preparing for a run at the District 12-6A title but not in a way most would expect.

Christopher D. Rankin | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Funeral services for Christopher D. Rankin, 44, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen.

Extra, confidential security for Expo Center graduations this year  The Killeen Daily Herald

Those who attend graduation ceremonies at the Bell County Expo Center this year can expect more security measures than usual.

Hundreds race their tail feathers off in 2018 Turkey Trot 5K in Killeen  The Killeen Daily Herald

Many Americans Saturday ran to the grocery store and into the kitchen the weekend ahead of Thanksgiving.

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.

Plenty of projects on tap for Killeen ISD schools  The Killeen Daily Herald

While the biggest project for the Killeen Independent School District in 2018 may be ensuring the $426 million bond issue passes on the May 5 ballot, quite a ...

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 ...

Five Killeen athletes make Division I commitments on National Signing Day  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Kangaroos had five athletes sign their letters of intent to Division I schools across three different sports Wednesday afternoon.

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 ...

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 names new police chief  KXXV News Channel 25

The Killeen Independent School District said they have appointed a new police chief for the school district.

Temple Belton Fire Department, local schools hold 9/11 remembrance services

TEMPLE, Texas — The Temple Fire Department invited the public to attend a 9/11 memorial *service* on Tuesday, the 17-year anniversary of the deadliest ...

Heights Concert Band to present 'Patriotic Celebration' at KHS on July 1  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Heights Concert Band will host “A Patriotic Celebration,” at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 1, at the Killeen High School Auditorium.

Frank B. Mraz | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Private services will be held for Frank B. Mraz, 70, formerly of Killeen.

Killeen ISD could break bond election into two propositions

The Killeen ISD Board of Trustees considered a "new way" to present the $426 million bond to the community Tuesday evening. Instead of presenting a $426 ...

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.

What to expect on Election Day | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

Saturday is your last chance to make important decisions in local elections that will decide whether to spend $426 million in taxpayers dollars for Killeen district ...

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 ...

Heights Concert Band hosts A Patriotic Celebration | Local News  The Killeen Daily Herald

The collective chorus of many instruments could be heard echoing through the lofty auditorium at Killeen High School on Sunday afternoon.

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 ...

COST OF WAR: More than 60 Fort Hood soldiers killed in Afghanistan  The Killeen Daily Herald

When it comes to the cost of war, many Americans tend to think of money. Just how much of our tax dollars has the government spent so far in 17.

KISD board approves pay raises, start of $426 million bond program  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen Independent School District teachers and other employees will see a 2 percent raise this fall, following the board of trustees' approval of the increase ...

Douglas Edward Johnson | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Funeral services for Douglas Edward Johnson, 57, will be at noon Thursday at Marlboro Heights Missionary Baptist Church, 800 Rev. R.A. Abercrombie Drive, in ...

Don Huckaby | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

A celebration of life *service* for Don Huckaby, 67, of Killeen, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen with a reception to ...

12-6 BASKETBALL: Penn helps Lady Roos get 1st district win  The Killeen Daily Herald

Cierra Penn rewrote the Lady Roos' fate Friday night in a District 12-6A, home-opening 49-36 victory over Harker Heights.

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 high school band skips football game after members hurt in crash  KWTX

A local high school band was absent from Friday night's football game after three of its members were injured in a crash earlier in the day.

Tavion Grant is ready to leave his mark as a Killeen Kangaroo  DiMoro Sports

Tavion Grant is a dual-sport athlete at Killeen High School (TX) and has always dreamed of playing football and baseball at the collegiate level and but he loves ...

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