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Killeen, Texas is located in Bell County. Zip codes in Killeen, TX include 76547, 76542, and 76544. The median home price in Killeen is $135,500 which is roughly $60/per square foot. More Killeen information.

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2 hrs ago | News Max

Fort Hood Victims Link Shooter's ISIS Letter to Terrorism

Victims of the Fort Hood shooting in 2009 say that a letter gunman Nidal Hasan wrote to the leader of Islamic State provides further evidence that the rampage that killed 13 people was a terrorist attack.

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17 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

GOP majority resists calls for swift action on Texas' school funding

Democratic lawmakers and virtually all public education groups want swift action to address Thursday's court ruling that overturned the Texas school finance system.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

KWTX

New Report Identifies Most Congested Local Urban Roadways

An extensive new analysis released Friday by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute identifies the most congested urban roadways in Central Texas and around the state.

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KCEN

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While the homeless veteran count is dropping nationwide, Killeen and Temple are seeing a spike in the number of homeless veterans - and it's not just individual veterans.

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KCEN

Two Central Texas Cities Make Top 10 List of Most Stressful Cities in Texas, Study Says

A survey conducted by the website CreditDonkey put together a list of the top ten most stressful cities in Texas.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

CultureMap

Ashes of local soldier stolen from widow's house

KVUE - Thieves broke into a Central Texas home stealing money, jewelry - and the ashes of a former Fort Hood soldier.

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KWTX

Killeen School On Lockdown As Police Deal With Suicidal Suspect

Saegert Elementary School, in Killeen, was on lock down Thursday morning as police dealt with an armed man nearby who was locked inside his car and threatening to shoot himself.

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KWTX

Early Thursday Morning Fire Damages Killeen Home

A home on Tracy Circle, in Killeen, was damaged early Thursday morning by fire but officials couldn't say if anyone was at home when the blaze broke out.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

KCEN

1st Cavalry Major Spends Lunch Breaks Crocheting Blankets for Kids in Need

Soldiers' service to their community doesn't stop at the battlefield. And for one major on Fort Hood, even her lunch breaks are devoted to making people's lives better.

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T.H.E. Journal

Pearson Adds Interactive Elements, Reporting Options to SuccessMaker

Pearson has updated SuccessMaker , its personalized digital math and reading curriculum for kindergarten through eighth grade, releasing its seventh version of the program.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

CNN

The Hunter Sisters First Day of School

Today was the first day of school. My daughters Kayla & Aviance were excited to be going C. Ellison High School in Killeen, Texas Select one of the options below.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

U.S. Department of Defense

Contracts for August 22, 2014

Ayuda Management Corp.,* Broomfield, Colorado ; Bristol General Contractors, LLC,* Anchorage, Alaska ; Cherokee General,* Federal Way, Washington ; Global Engineering & Construction, LLC,* Renton, Washington ; JSR, Inc.,* Schertz, Texas ; and Zieson Construction Co.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

KCEN

Defense Department Nixes Ice Bucket Challenges for Soldiers in Uniform

III Corps and Fort Hood posted on Facebook late Thursday night that the ice bucket challenge was forbidden for uniformed service members.

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KWTX

Southwest Airlines Plane Bound for Central Texas Makes Emergency Landing

Southwest spokesman Brad Hawkins said Friday that Flight 8 was bound for Austin but returned to Dallas Love Field after the tire blew.

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Seguin Daily News

Fort Hood shooting victim to share journey of healing, faith

One of the survivors of the Fort Hood shooting earlier this year is hoping to bring a message of faith and survival to Seguin.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KWTX

Little River-Academy Hires New Police Officer

Little River-Academy residents will see a familiar face policing their town after the mayor and city council hired former Bell County Constable Luis Cortez on Thursday.

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KCEN

Customer Finds Live Rat in Killeen Restaurant

People eating at the CiCi's Pizza on South Fort Hood Street over the weekend came across one of the rodents.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

KWTX

Woman Killed In Late-Night Crash

Investigators with the Texas Department of Public Safety will continue investigating Wednesday after a late-night fatal accident in Coryell County.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

India.com

US army base shooting: Soldier open fire leaves 3 killed, 11 injured in Texas

Washington, April 3: A soldier opened fire at Fort Hood, an army base in Texas and scene of a massacre in 2009, killing three people and wounding at least 11 others before taking his own life.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Killeen May Consider Banning Housing Undocumented Immigrants

"It is necessary that we bring it up now rather than later so that later we won't be reacting rather we will be responding," said Okray.

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