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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!

What’s in store for the week of spring break week in the Killeen area
Posted on: 09 Mar, 2023
What’s in store for the week of spring break week in the Killeen area

Check out Flavors of Central Texas, Corkys Comedy Showcase, the Ink Masters Tattoo Show, as well as family-friendly events at the local libraries and museums. Read on for more information.

Taste amazing food at the 2023 Flavors of Central Texas in Killeen
Posted on: 02 Mar, 2023
Taste amazing food at the 2023 Flavors of Central Texas in Killeen

The Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 2023 Flavors of Central Texas on East Avenue D in Downtown Killeen on March 11.

Killeen hosting Solar Eclipse 2024 townhalls for businesses
Posted on: 01 Mar, 2023
Killeen hosting Solar Eclipse 2024 townhalls for businesses

The City of Killeen and Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce will host two business town halls at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Ribbon-cutting to be held for new Cajun restaurant in Killeen
Posted on: 01 Mar, 2023
Ribbon-cutting to be held for new Cajun restaurant in Killeen

There’s a new place in Killeen to get gumbo, po-boy sandwiches, seafood and other traditional — and nontraditional — Louisiana food.

2024 Solar Eclipse townhalls for Killeen businesses
Posted on: 15 Feb, 2023
2024 Solar Eclipse townhalls for Killeen businesses

The City of Killeen and Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce will host two business town halls at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center.

Killeen to host 2 town halls for businesses to help prepare for 2024 solar eclipse
Posted on: 14 Feb, 2023
Killeen to host 2 town halls for businesses to help prepare for 2024 solar eclipse

The City of Killeen and the Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce will host two business town halls to help local business owners prepare for the upcoming 2024 solar eclipse.

More talk, no action: Killeen council leaves EDC structure intact, funding unchanged
Posted on: 05 Feb, 2023
More talk, no action: Killeen council leaves EDC structure intact, funding unchanged

For years, Killeen officials have debated how the city’s economic development corporation should be funded and structured. But to that end, little has changed since the organization was created decades ago.

Texas legislators get first-hand experience at Fort Hood as life as a soldier
Posted on: 25 Jan, 2023
Texas legislators get first-hand experience at Fort Hood as life as a soldier

Texas Legislative Day is a day-long event that brought together Texas government officials and their staffs to gain hands-on experience with a variety of military equipment as well as participating in various training simulators at Fort Hood while having numerous opportunities to interact with soldiers.

Fort Hood welcomes government officials to post for Texas Legislative Day
Posted on: 20 Jan, 2023
Fort Hood welcomes government officials to post for Texas Legislative Day

Sounds of black hawks filled the air as Texas legislators and their staffs stepped onto The III Armored Corps front lawn, Friday morning, for Texas Legislative Day

Fort Hood officials and City of Killeen Chamber of Commerce hosts Texas legislators
Posted on: 17 Jan, 2023
Fort Hood officials and City of Killeen Chamber of Commerce hosts Texas legislators

Texas Legislative Day is a day-long event that will bring together Texas government officials and their staffs to gain hands-on experience with a variety of military equipment as well as participating in various training simulators at Fort Hood while having numerous opportunities to interact with Soldiers. They will be exposed to the many resources on Fort Hood that contribute toward the preparation of Soldiers for the demanding and complex requirements of combat.