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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 ...

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.

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 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.

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 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.

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.

ISD to host Freedom Walk | Local News |  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District will host a Freedom Walk Sept. 11 at the Killeen High School auditorium to “commemorate the brave men and women ...

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 High School to get big facelift  FOX 44 - KWKT

A record bond issue approved by voters earlier this year will mean more than new buildings, but also a new look for some existing ones.

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 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 ...

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.

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: 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 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.

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 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 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 ...

Killeen: Fire destroys house near high school  KWTX

Fire destroyed a house Monday near Killeen High School.

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: 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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Killeen: School district names new special education director  KWTX

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

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

KISD association to honor 5 distinguished alumni | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

One is a writer. Another is a missionary doctor. There is also a musician and two business executives. All five professionals have distinguished themselves in the ...

Make old new again, say some citizens in last KISD bond town hall  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — Stan Golaboff, a 1985 graduate of Killeen High School, has lived in the area for 42 years. All four of his children attended Killeen ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 holds last-minute bond meet three days ahead of election  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS—Inside a portable classroom Wednesday morning at Harker Heights High School after moving inside from the rain, Superintendent John ...

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 ...

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 ...

Woman who entered Killeen HS without authorization charged with felony

A parent of a Killeen High School student who entered the school without authorization Tuesday has been charged with a felony by KISD police, a district official ...

Killeen ISD chess teams compete at district championship event  The Killeen Daily Herald

Chess teams across Killeen schools continue to motivate students to think through complicated problems and, at times, to look at life differently.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

KISD trustees to consider builders for bond projects  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District Board of Trustees Tuesday night will consider various construction management firms to begin work on $337.5 million in ...

NCAAP Killeen branch kicks off Juneteenth with annual pageant; parade is tonight  The Killeen Daily Herald

Killeen Juneteenth events — which celebrate the abolishment of slavery in Texas — kicked off Thursday night with a pageant and continue tonight and Saturday ...

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 ...

The voter's voice: Killeen ISD residents consider effects of proposed bond  The Killeen Daily Herald

Some Killeen Independent School District residents are wary of their property taxes rising from the first proposed bond in 16 years, and they question some of ...

KISD board hears recommendation for $426 million bond issue  The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Independent School District Board of Trustees voiced praise and concerns about the potential $426 million bond issue during a board meeting ...

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 ...

THANKS, DOC! Friday halftime ceremony celebrates career of retiring trainer Al Wilson  The Killeen Daily Herald

Walk down the sideline of a Killeen football game on a chilly Friday night and somewhere in the sea of maroon and white you'll find head athletic trainer Al “Doc”

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 ...

Killeen, Ellison cheerleaders look to win national title this weekend  The Killeen Daily Herald

One of the first things that comes to mind when people think of Killeen High athletic achievements is the 1991 state championship title the Kangaroos won after ...

A look ahead at what to expect in Killeen in 2018  The Killeen Daily Herald

While 2017 was a year marked by buzzy headlines locally, 2018 could prove to be just as newsworthy. Informed by continuous coverage of the Killeen area's ...

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 ...

KISD Junior ROTC units receive honors | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

Each of the four Junior ROTC units for the Killeen Independent School District high schools received honors at the KISD Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday.

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 ...

Former NFL player hosts football camp for students  The Killeen Daily Herald

Hundreds of Killeen high school and junior high football players headed to the football field at Shoemaker High School on Sunday to learn some tips from former ...

Former Killeen ISD teachers arrested for prostitution, deputies say

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 ...

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.

Philip Ray Hallmark | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Funeral services for Philip Ray Hallmark, 66, of Florence, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church of Killeen with Pastor Jimmy Towers ...

Ceremonies Tuesday to mark 9/11  Temple Daily Telegram

Central Texans will commemorate Patriot Day today with events to remember first responders and others who lost their lives in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist ...

First KISD bond voter education meeting called off after nobody appears  The Killeen Daily Herald

HARKER HEIGHTS — Just one week after the Killeen Independent School District Board of Trustees voted to ask taxpayers for $426 million in school ...

KISD approved transition plans for East Ward | Education  The Killeen Daily Herald

East Ward Elementary School will officially have a new home next school year, following a unanimous vote of the school board.

Darrin Lee Morris | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

A memorial *service* for Darrin Lee Morris, 52, of Cypress, formerly of Killeen, will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Cypress-Fairbanks Funeral Home at 9926 Jones Road in ...

Johnnie Eldridge Wood | Obituaries  The Killeen Daily Herald

Services for Johnnie Eldridge Wood, 73, of Killeen, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church of Killeen. Interment will immediately ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK ROUNDUP: Patterson's Harvey smashes school record  The Killeen Daily Herald

A week after setting the school record in the 2400 meters, Patterson seventh-grader Kera Harvey smashed it again Monday, winning the race in 9 minutes, ...

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 ...

Killeen ISD will be streaming the 2017 graduation ceremonies  KXXV News Channel 25

Killeen Independent School District will be streaming the 2017 graduation ceremonies. The graduating ceremonies will take place at the Bell County Expo ...

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