Bell County taxpayers fund new legalistic game playing
The 2012 revelation that Bell County taxpayer-funded resources were being used for lunchtime video game sessions hosted by the county attorney's office and routinely attended by assorted government officials, defense attorneys and law enforcement not only didn't deter the election of County Attorney Jim Nichols, but the "game on" attitude appears ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Suspects Lead Local Officers On High-Speed Chase
Officers from several agencies were involved Thursday in a high-speed chase that stretched from just east of Temple through Nolanville before it finally ended after spike-strips were deployed The driver was wanted in connection with a narcotics case in Temple and was first spotted there, but because of weather conditions police opted not to give ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Police arrest 17-year-old accused of sexual assault of girl
Police have arrested a 17-year-old accused of aggravated sexual assault of a 9-year-old girl at a Temple home.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Additional Charges Filed Against Man Involved In Fatal Crash
Bell County Jail records show additional charges have been filed against a Rogers man who was involved in a Sunday evening car crash in Belton that left a Salado woman dead.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Police arrest man accused of hitting victim with pool cue
A Killeen man is being held in the Bell County Jail accused of hitting a man in the back of the head with a pool cue.
Local Deputy Seriously Injured In Late Night Accident
A Bell County Sheriff's Deputy was fighting for life Monday morning after he was seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash Sunday night.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
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Weather service downgrades warning; delays announced in Bell County
Update 8:30 p.m. The National Weather Service has downgraded its Winter Weather Warning for the Austin area to a Winter Weather Advisory.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Bell County releases Temple PD dashcam video in Grisham arrest
A day after sentencing in the C.J. Grisham case , Bell County has released the police dashcam video of Grisham's March 16 arrest by Temple Police Officer Steve Ermis.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Dashcam Video Released of Vet's Viral Arrest for 'Rudely...
Dashcam Video Released of Vet's Viral Arrest for 'Rudely Displaying' Rifle on Hike With Son - and It Reveals the Context Everyone's Been Waiting For Officials in Bell County, Texas, have released the dashcam footage of a police officer in Temple, Texas, disarming and arresting decorated veteran C.J. Grisham while he was on a hike with his son in ... (more)
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Killeen police seek info on weekend stabbing
Officers responded to a 911 call, at 10:23pm, to the 7-11 Convenience Store located at 1001 Willow Spring Rd, to reports of a man that was stabbed, on Sunday, November 17, 2013.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Grisham retrial day one: Jury seated, testimony begins again
The retrial of C.J. Grisham , the U.S. Army Master Sergeant charged with interfering with a peace officer while performing a duty , moved forward Monday in a Bell County courtroom with jury selection and two prosecution witnesses called so far.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Grisham retrial starts today, no Bell Co. response on AG's dashcam release order
C.J. Grisham, the U.S. Army Master Sergeant charged with interfering with a peace officer while performing a duty , will be back in a Bell County court Monday as a second trial for his Class B misdemeanor charge begins.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
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Central Texas researchers working hard for HIV vaccine
For 15 years, Dr. Harriet Robinson has worked to find the right weapon in the fight against HIV and AIDS.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Local Man Accused Of Offering Candy To Girl, 9, For Sex
A 32-year-old Killeen man accused of sending texts to a 9-year-old girl offering candy in exchange for sex was in the Bell County Jail Friday after his arrest on a warrant charging criminal solicitation of a minor.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Bell County to comply with state law, hire veterans service officer
Bell County, home to Fort Hood and one of the largest populations of veterans in Texas, finally appears ready to comply with state law and hire a veterans county service officer, officials said Tuesday.
Temple Man Behind Bars for Drugs
Bell County Deputies stopped Brandon Wilcox, 31, in his car for speeding on US 190 in Belton.
Former Mayor Gets 60 Years For Child Sex Assaults
Charlie Lee Stewart, the former mayor of Nolanville, was sentenced to 60 years in state prison Tuesday after a jury convicted him in October of continuous sexual abuse of a child.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
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FBI Investigating Possible Child Sex Abuse At Fort Meade
The Army Times reports that Fort Meade spokesperson, Mary Doyle declined to name the youth center employee suspected of the abuse.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Official: Trinity, Edwards aquifers in good shape
A top Central Texas aquifer manager says the Trinity and Edwards aquifers in Central Texas can be depended on for fresh water for the next 50 years if water users continue to conserve.