The city of Killeen is getting prepared for the annual Central Texas Community in Veterans Day parade taking place in historic downtown Killeen on Saturday, November 11 starting at 11 AM." Honoring all who served "will be this year‘s parade theme right before the actual parade, at 10:45 Mayor Debbie Nash King will be presented by veteran administration with a certificate of recognition on the steps of City Hall.

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The city of Killeen has been designated as a regional site for veterans' celebrations which is absolutely amazing. We are super proud of Mayor Debbie Nash King. All of  Central, Texas is most definitely invited to be a part of this beautiful event and to also participate in the parade. If you want to participate in this year‘s annual Central, Texas Community, Veterans Day parade, you have until November 10 for your entry just go\\ to There will be no cost to enter.



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The route this year for the annual Central Texas community Veterans Day parade will start at West Avenue D next to the City Hall and travel from College Street down to Avenue D to Eighth Street then Eighth Street to Sprott Street and Sprott Street to Gray Street and then the parade is a return down the great street to Avenue C and will be completely finished at College Avenue. Veterans Day is all about celebrating and appreciating our fallen soldiers, and our retired/active duty. We are so very thankful for all the soldiers here in Central, Texas.

These Are the Cutest Pet Costumes You've Sent Us So Far

It's almost Hoooooowwwwwwwwl-oween! *ahem* I mean, Halloween, and that means everyone's getting dressed up and celebrating spooky season. That includes our dogs and cats, who can have just as much fun as us!

Now through Halloween night, we're asking the good people of Central Texas to share pics of their pet's Halloween getup.

While it's fun to share pics anyway, you could actually win a Pet Prize Pack from Posh Paws Pet Resort and Salon in Temple valued at over $200!

Also, this contest is open to pets of all shapes and sizes, so if your pet gecko or tarantula can sport a witch's hat or devil horns like nobody's business, let's see those pics!

You can submit your best furry (or scaly) friend's Halloween boo-tique beauty shots using the entry form here, or you can use the Submit Photo/Video feature in our free app!

Let's look at a few of the photos we've gotten so far.

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