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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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Yesterday | Daily Mail

U.S. Army veteran suffering from PTSD throws himself in front of...

American who tore up tourist visa so he could be imprisoned 'to experience human rights abuses in North Korean prison' is sentenced to six-years hard labor Former U.S. air stewardess flying from New York to London for her honeymoon kicked cabin crew and shouted: 'F*** off.

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Sunday | The Daily Irrelevant

Prosecutor Will Seek Death Penalty In Police Officer's Death

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty against a man charged in the shooting death of a veteran Killeen police officer. Marvin Louis Guy, 49, has been indicted for capital murder in the shooting death of police Detective Charles "Chuck" Dinwiddie, 47, and is named in indictments charging three counts of attempted capital murder, as well.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Washington Times

Minnesota outpaced by TCU, loses 30-7

To emphasize the difficulty of playing against TCU's speed, Minnesota coach Jerry Kill banged on the podium seven times in rapid succession. "They're athletic, fast, and they'll be as tough as anybody we play," Kill said.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Killeen man dies in solo drag strip race near Little River Academy

The Bell County Sheriff's Office says half way down the track he lost control and struck the guard rail. Fans in the grandstand watched in horror as his car rolled over the rail and struck a tree.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

New Jersey Herald

NYC's 9/11 'Survivor Tree' seedlings donated

Seedlings from a celery pear tree recovered from the smoldering ashes at the World Trade Center are headed to sites of tragedy in Washington, Mississippi and Texas. The National September 11 Memorial & Museum says Friday six-foot seedlings from the 9/11 Memorial's "Survivor Tree" will be sent to Oso, Washington, Gulfport, Mississippi and Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

KWTX

$105,000 Bond Set For Teen Accused Of Taking Gun To Local School

Keshawn Charles Tennon, 17, was in the Bell County Jail Wednesday in lieu of bonds totaling $105,000 after authorities say he brought a loaded handgun to school inside of his backpack. According to an arrest affidavit, a security guard at the Richard Milburn Academy charter school in Killeen was performing a routine search of students' backpacks on Monday when he found the loaded .45 Hi-Point handgun in one of the front pockets of Tennon's backpack.

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News Max

Gun Advocate: Massive Backlash for Panera Over No-Gun Policy

Pro-gun advocate Doug Giles predicts that there will be "a massive backlash" against Panera Bread over its recent no guns policy. "They're going to get a massive backlash just like Chipotle did, just like Target did," Giles told J.D. Hayworth on "America's Forum" on Newsmax TV Tuesday.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Beaumont Enterprise

Texas honors injured, fallen police, firefighters

Members of the Texas Highway Patrol Honor Guard hold flags during the Stars of Texas awards ceremony at the State Capitol in Austin, Texas on Wednesday, Sept.

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KWTX

Governor Honors 3 Fallen Central Texas Officers

Fallen Killeen police Officers Robert "Bobby" Hornsby and Charles "Chuck" Dinwiddie and Bell County sheriff's Deputy Adam Davis were among the first responders whom Gov. Rick Perry honored Wednesday in Austin with Star of Texas Awards.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Beaumont Enterprise

Study: Small Texas cities are stressed out

In this Sept. 20, 2013 photo, Army veterans, Glen Svacha, left, Damaris Purnell, second from left, and Elvin Puett, second from right, and Charles Farris wait in the pre-dawn hours to try to see volunteer veteran service officer Willie Browning at the Killeen Heights Service Center in Harker Heights, Texas.

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KWTX

Bees That Forced Closure Of Local Walking Trail Removed

Bees that forced Copperas Cove officials to close a portion of a local walking trail have been removed and the trail has been reopened.

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KWTX

Six Cuban Men Reach South Texas In Disabled Boat

Authorities say a 14-foot wooden boat carrying six Cuban men reached South Texas after drifting across the Gulf of Mexico when the engine failed.

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KWTX

School Bus Crash Sends A Dozen Children To Texas Hospitals

Twelve students, who were among 19 on board a Waxahachie ISD school bus, were taken to Baylor Medical Center, in Waxahachie, and to Children's Medical Center, in Dallas, after the bus they were riding on overturned on a rural roadway.

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KWTX

Body Found In Search For Missing Texas Kayaker

Authorities say they believe they've found the body of a kayaker who was reported missing over Labor Day weekend.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Times

Pineville soldier impresses at talent show ina

Pineville soldier impresses at talent show in Texas Spc. Tierra Kirta stole the show at a talent show in Texas.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

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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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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