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Dozens of citations issued during Killeen PD railroad detail

KILLEEN, Texas – Killeen Police Traffic Unit has partnered with the BNSF Police Department to enforce and educate the public about safety around the railroad tracks. Both agencies conducted a train detail Wednesday at SH-195 and the railroad tracks to bring awareness to the community about railroad crossing safety and to enforce the Texas Transportation Code laws near this intersection. Vehicles frequently stop on the tracks, or too close to them, when the red light at SH-195 and Veterans Memorial Blvd. is activated. When the crossing signal lights up, vehicles are required by law to stop immediately at the designated point.
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Killeen man sentenced to prison time for pointing gun at woman

A district court judge sentenced a Killeen man earlier this week to years in prison for pointing a gun at a woman, hitting her with a hammer and threatening to kill her, in separate incidents last year. On Tuesday, Killeen resident Steven Darryl Henson, 40, pleaded guilty to two second-degree...
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Vendors display their unique items

Jimmy Terrell, left, looks over the personal collection of Larry Wall at the Indian Artifact & Mineral and Gem Show held Saturday in Lampasas. JEROMIAH LIZAMA | DISPATCH RECORD.

4 Great Killeen Restaurants Where Kids Can Eat For Free

Sometimes after a long day of being an employee, a mom, a dad, and just an all-around human being, we're just too tired or just don’t feel like cooking. Maybe you don’t even have the funds to cook the sort of meal you want, and that’s okay. I wanted to...

Wild Meadows Art Collective opens Saturday in Kempner

A refurbished barn turned dance studio is the home of the newly formed Wild Meadows Arts Collective. Stephan Gaeth, co-owner and co-founder of Wild Meadows Arts Collective, hopes that the barn turned dance studio will be a safe place of healing for people who come out. The building is located...

Creating community with fitness

There is a free Zumba class being offered to Fort Hood ladies every week on Tuesdays at the Spirit of Fort Hood Chapel. Sasha Moen, Zumba instructor and wife of Chaplain (Maj.) Dan Moen, attended her first Zumba class in 2015 with a friend. At the time, she actively followed a fitness routine with “regular” exercises, like running, but she fell in love with Zumba and the community around it.
Killeen Daily Herald

Black Rifle Coffee to open cafes in Killeen, Heights, Temple by late 2022

A new coffee shop is coming to the Killeen-Temple area. Black Rifle Coffee Company was a brand previously only sold in store, but now is setting up shop all over the United States. The company said this week it plans to open locations in Killeen, Temple and Harker Heights by late 2022.