Hot Off the Press!


Below are articles which feature the Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce and events we are involved with.  Credit for these articles and images goes to various news affiliates. Please click on the link for the full story and appropriate credit.

Hot Off the Press!

Big facility going up in Killeen
Posted on: 13 Jul, 2023
Big facility going up in Killeen

A rather large mini-storage project is being constructed near the intersection of South Fort Hood Street and Elms Road, according to Scott Connell, president and CEO of Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce.

Killeen ranks second in state for lowest cost of living
Posted on: 10 Jul, 2023
Killeen ranks second in state for lowest cost of living

In a statewide study, the city of Killeen ranked second for having the lowest cost of living, a status local officials are proud of.

Killeen bakery celebrates big expansion
Posted on: 06 Jul, 2023
Killeen bakery celebrates big expansion

Kitty’s Kakery, a family owned bakery in Killeen, hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday to celebrate the expansion of the locations shop.

Workforce Solutions of Central Texas wins state award
Posted on: 04 Jul, 2023
Workforce Solutions of Central Texas wins state award

Work to connect people to employers in Central Texas has not gone unnoticed as the local Workforce Solutions branch was recognized with a state award.

Realty group, owned by women veterans, opening new Killeen office
Posted on: 15 Jun, 2023
Realty group, owned by women veterans, opening new Killeen office

Central Texas Premier Realty will be hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Killeen to celebrate the opening of the team’s first office location.

Killeen council members hear budget requests from community partners
Posted on: 06 Jun, 2023
Killeen council members hear budget requests from community partners

The partners that presented at the meeting were the Hill County Transit District (The HOP), Killeen Economic Development Corporation, the Bell County Health District, the Tax Appraisal District of Bell County (Bell CAD) and the National Mounted Warfare Foundation.

King of cars: In a city of car dealerships, Hyundai building something previously unseen in Killeen
Posted on: 24 May, 2023
King of cars: In a city of car dealerships, Hyundai building something previously unseen in Killeen

A new, five-story Hyundai building will soon be constructed in Killeen on top of the old Texas Land & Cattle location which closed down in 2017.

18 graduate from Leadership Killeen course
Posted on: 19 May, 2023
18 graduate from Leadership Killeen course

Leadership Killeen is a nine-month course where employers have new employees or existing employees go enroll to learn more about the city and how to lead.

Chamber officials thank firefighters for saving 110-year-old Killeen building
Posted on: 19 May, 2023
Chamber officials thank firefighters for saving 110-year-old Killeen building

The Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce formally thanked local firefighters and held a ribbon-cutting — something the chamber does well — to celebrate the restoration of its downtown office building after it was damaged by fire last December.

First responders who saved Killeen Chamber building to be honored
Posted on: 18 May, 2023
First responders who saved Killeen Chamber building to be honored

The Killeen firefighters and City workers who helped save and transform the Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce building will be honored this Thursday night.