3 hrs ago
Man Charged In Gunpoint Robbery Of Local Dollar General Store
Dadrian Lee Moore, 22, was in the Bell County Jail Tuesday charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon in connection with a gunpoint holdup Friday at a Dollar General Store in Killeen.
8 hrs ago
Feds Force Non-Border County to Pay Big to Hold Illegals
Bell County, Texas, has spent almost $200,000 so far this year on detainers, or "immigration holds," for illegal immigrants.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Bell County Passes Resolution to Ban Housing Immigrant Children
Bell County is the latest county in Texas to pass a controversial resolution that would ban the housing of undocumented immigrant children.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Belton man, 38, accused of injury to a child
A 38-year-old Belton man is in the Bell County Jail after police say he physically abused a child in March.
Search For Fugitive Child Sex Offender Focuses On Central Texas
One of the U.S. Marshals Service's 15 most-wanted fugitives is the subject of a search in Central Texas.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Controversy Surrounds Proposed Bell County Hotel Tax
Bell County Commissioners say a proposal to impose a new two percent hotel/motel occupancy tax was shot down before they could even get a consensus of approval by the cities in the county.
Newly Appointed Police Chief Calls It Quits After 10 Days
From Rusty Garrett and The Doppler 10 Forecast Center... The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory that for the counties of Bell, Bosque, Falls, Freestone, Hill, Leon, Limestone, McLennan, Milam and Robertson beginning Noon Thursday through 10:00 PM Friday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
String of Bell County Officer Deaths not Deterring New Applicants
The Bell County Sheriff's Department on Friday identified the man they say shot at deputies near Belton Lake Thursday evening.
Man Dies After Shootout with Bell County Deputies
A man died near Belton following a shootout with Bell County Sheriff's Department deputies Thursday evening.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Construction crew may not have had permits before damaging water line in Bell County
A Pursur Construction company crew may not have had permits before they dug and struck a water main just outside Belton Saturday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Belton 'R U Ok' Program Checks On Elderly and Disabled
It's a simple phone call, it can save a lifea and the best part, it's FREE. The program is called "R U OK?" and its purpose is to make welfare calls to the elderly and disabled in the Belton community.
Boil water order lifted for Bell County cities and Fort Hood
Fort Hood officials have lifted a boil water order after tests concluded the post's water supplies are safe for consumption.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Water District GM: Vital Main Broken On Its Own Easement
The general manager for Bell County Water District #1 plans to look into how and why the water main that so many depend on in Central Texas, including Fort Hood, was broken on the district's own property.
Bell County Man Turns Himself in for Sexual Assault of Family Member, Released on Bond
A Killeen man turned himself in to the Bell County Jail on July 10, for the sexual assault of a 13-year-old family member.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Non-essential personnel at Fort Hood ordered to stay home Monday
Fort Hood commanders have ordered only key and essential personnel to report for duty Monday due to a break in the base's water supply.
Fort Hood asks water customers to limit use
Fort Hood has urged customers to limit water use to essential activities after supply from the main water line was interrupted.
Bell County Cities Implement Emergency Water Conservation Measures
Looks sunny and hot, with above normal highs, for the rest of the weekend into Monday.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Bell CO officials ask cities to conserve water after transmission line breaks
Bell County officials say a contractor was trenching around 2:00 Saturday afternoon when they ruptured the 48 inch concrete line on Lake Belton at the Water Treatment Plant.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Suspect pleads not guilty in Texas officer slaying
A Central Texas man has pleaded not guilty in the May fatal shooting of a Killeen police officer who was serving a drug-related warrant.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Aggravated sexual assault arrest in Bell County
On March 30, 2014 Bell County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a reported sexual assault on Elm Grove Spur south of Belton.