Fatal Single Vehicle Crash in Killeen Claims Life of Emily Santiago FigueroaNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Two Men Charged in Killeen Bank Robbery with Incriminating Evidence FoundNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Carmen has been missing in Texas since 2007. No purse, no car, no goodbyesDavid E.NewsBreak Contributor
Belton, Texas: A Safe Haven in Bell CountyVighneshvariNewsBreak Contributor
Discover Belton's Hidden Natural Treasures: BLORA and Chalk Ridge Falls ParkVighneshvariNewsBreak Contributor
Copperas Cove family reunited with Elf on the Shelf who got arrested
COPPERAS COVE, Texas (KWTX) - This holiday season some of Santa’s elves are starting to stir up trouble and are even getting arrested in Central Texas. Elves in Copperas Cove have been spotted drinking too much maple syrup, eating too much candy and getting into fights with other elves.
‘Nightmare’: Former Texas foster care workers describe dangerous living conditions inside unlicensed placements
The state has faced criticism over the number and treatment of these children throughout the course of the long legal fight to fix Texas’ child welfare system
Blind couple in Killeen still struggling to get basic living needs
Tom Brennan and his wife reached out to 25 News' Adam Schindler to share the problems they were having with the Killeen Housing Authority.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in killeen, TX
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around killeen..
Killeen Housing Authority's disagreements are leaving residents in limbo
The Killeen Housing Authority has been dealing with low-staffing problems and now residents are unsure about what's next.
The Most Popular Texas Christmas Decoration Is Now Banned
This is not an exaggeration, your home in the Killeen-Temple, Texas area and all through out the Lone Star State is likely filled with this very much banned Christmas decoration both inside and out. If you are like me, you may feel like a large part of your childhood and Christmas traditions are being thrown right into the garbage.
Ground Game Texas sues City of Harker Heights for refusing to add Proposition A
HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX) - Ground Game Texas has announced they have sued the City of Harker Heights following the City’s failure to update City Code following voter approval of Proposition A in November 2022. Ground Game’s petition was filed on Nov. 30 and Judge Jack Jones of the...
WARNING: Boiling Water Notice In Killeen Texas
Residence in the city of Killeen are not exactly sure why in the last year that has been so many boiling water warnings, and some individuals are becoming frustrated. According to the city of Killeen on December 5 at 8 AM there will be a water crew in certain areas in Killeen to repair a leaking water main in the area.
48-year-old killed in single vehicle crash in Killeen
According to KCETN TV, on December 2, a 48-year-old individual from Killeen, Texas was in a single-vehicle car crash, which led to death. The individuals were pronounced dead by Justice Of The Peace Nicola James at 8:52 PM. WHO WAS THE INDIVIDUAL?. Emily, Santiago Figueroa was the individual identified in...
Bell County Residents Express Safety Concerns Over Prolonged FM 436 Road Construction
Residents in East Bell County are expressing concerns over the prolonged construction on FM 436, citing safety issues and lack of visible progress. The situation is particularly dangerous for school children and drivers merging onto Highway 190. More details to follow.
Time to say 'thank you'
As the fall sports season comes to an end, this time of year can be tinged with sadness, anxiety, or depression. Instead of being down about the season ending, I believe we should focus on thanking people who helped us during the season. Research suggests thanking people lifts a person’s spirits. How often do we thank people who help us?
A Taste of Copperas Cove: 3 Fast Food Stops You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three fast food joints in Copperas Cove. Have you had the chance to taste their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Rusty Garrett returns to Food for Families
Renowned KWTX weatherman Rusty Garrett returned for the 34th annual Food for Families food drive following his battle with cancer, which caused him to miss the event in 2022. Since the start of Gatesville’s Food for Families in 1990, Rusty has returned year-after-year to help raise funds for the city’s donation site. According to KWTX, he has only missed the yearly food drive twice in three decades – once when he had the flu, and last year after learning of his cancer diagnosis and preparing for treatment.
'We want everyone to be prepared' | Killeen hosts Solar Eclipse community town hall
KILLEEN, Texas — The City of Killeen hosted a Community Town Hall meeting ahead of the 2024 Solar Eclipse on Monday, Dec. 4. At least 30 people were in attendance as the City prepared a presentation to answer any questions business owners and residents may have had about the upcoming event.
In the News: National headlines for December 6, 2023
A look at what is happening in the news from updates on the house explosion in Arlington, VA to a successful farm-to-table school lunch program.
Owner And Operator Of The E Center Carolyn Brown Is Moving To Killeen
Not all goodbyes are bad sometimes they just see you later. Carolyn Brown, owner and operator of the Harker Heights E Center is saying her farewell to to the city of Harker Heights, after 10 years of remarkable and memorable events. Carolyn Brown has been a staple in Central Texas since before I left middle school, she is one of the most well-rounded and respected individuals here in the great state, and her work has always been respected.
Killeen Non-profit Seeks Community Support
KILLEEN, Texas (FOX 44/KWKT) – Many non-profit organizations across central Texas are working hard to ensure everyone in need is accounted for this holiday season. “It’s the holidays and people are like, oh, what kind of tree am I going to get? Or what am I going to put in stockings? And then we have […]
Central Texas bikers raise thousands to help children in need have a Christmas
TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) - On Sunday bikers from all around Central Texas raised close to $15,000 to make sure children in need have presents under the tree this Christmas. Around 600 different motorcycle riders participated in the 31st annual TriCounty Toy Run of Central Texas. The riders came from various...
‘Lighting of the Bell Tower’ coming to Central Texas College
KILLEEN, Texas (FOX 44) – Members of the Killeen community are invited to deck the halls at Central Texas College’s second annual Lighting of the Bell Tower!. The event will take place from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, near the duck pond on campus. Guests are invited to stroll through several light displays!
Temple attorney announces Bell Co. District Attorney bid
BELTON, Texas (FOX 44) – A Temple attorney has announced his candidacy for the position of Bell County District Attorney. According to his press release, Jeff Parker brings experience in both prosecution and defense and has a comprehensive understanding of the justice system. Parker has had a Board Certification in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 2008.