By TJ MAXWELL

Cove Leader-Press

 

KILLEEN – The Copperas Cove Bulldawgs’ playoff chance looked to be on the verge of extinction after Killeen took a two-run lead in the third inning and juiced the bases with no outs in the fifth inning.

CCLP/LYNETTE SOWELL A TxDOT worker removes the cover of an Interstate 14 sign for the exit at the intersection of Bell Tower Drive and Highway 190 in Killeen. Interstate 14 stretches from Belton to the eastern boundary of Copperas Cove.

By LYNETTE SOWELL

Cove Leader-Press 

 

CCLP/PAMELA GRANT <br>  CCISD superintendent Joe Burns shows off an item during the live auction at the Boots & Buckles Gala. Money raised at the event goes to the Copperas Cove Education Foundation.

By PAMELA GRANT

Cove Leader-Press

 

Smiles and good-natured laughs were shared all around as CCISD superintendent Joe Burns and deputy superintendent Rick Kirkpatrick donned fancy women’s hats on Saturday night at the annual Boots & Buckles Gala for the Copperas Cove Education Foundation.

CCLP/LYNETTE SOWELL A TxDOT worker removes the cover of an Interstate 14 sign for the exit at the intersection of Bell Tower Drive and Highway 190 in Killeen. Interstate 14 stretches from Belton to the eastern boundary of Copperas Cove.
CCLP/PAMELA GRANT <br>  CCISD superintendent Joe Burns shows off an item during the live auction at the Boots & Buckles Gala. Money raised at the event goes to the Copperas Cove Education Foundation.

CTC to hold annual Spring Fashion show

Date: 
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 11:00

The Central Texas College (CTC) Foundation will host its ninth annual Spring Fashion Show and Luncheon on Friday, April 7 at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center. Co-sponsored by Metroplex Health System and Seton Medical Center, the event will benefit the CTC Department of Nursing and Allied Health scholarship program.

VFW to hold elections

Date: 
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 19:00

The VFW Post 8577 Auxiliary is holding its yearly elections at its April 17 meeting at 7 p.m.

All members in good standing are asked to attend and vote. Monthly meetings are held the third Monday of each month at the post, located at 1506 Veterans Ave. Contact president Karen Kaylor with any questions at 254-547-5619.

 

Alzheimer’s Texas Lunch N’ Learn

Date: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 11:30

Alzheimer’s Texas will host an educational Lunch N’ Learn in Copperas Cove on Friday, April 21, from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church, 101 W. Avenue F.

Steve Catoe, Positive Approach to Care, Validation Therapy Trainer, and Alzheimer’s Texas Education Specialist, will present tips and strategies for effective communication with persons with dementia.

Nazarene Church Easter Musical

Date: 
Repeats every 3 days until Sat Apr 15 2017.
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 19:00

On April 13, 14, 15 at 7 p.m. each night, the Cove Church of the Nazarene, located at 964 W. Business 190, is holding its annual live musical drama, “More Than Just a Man”.

Admission is free, with childcare for newborns through age 2 provided.

 

YAC-Mother Son Dance

Date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 17:00

The Copperas Cove Youth Advisory Council is a Mother Son Dance at the Copperas Cove Civic Center, located at 1206 W. Ave. B, on Saturday, May 6 from 5-8 p.m.

There will be a DJ, dancing, food, and pictures. Tickets are on sale now at 1408 Golf Course Rd., cash or check only. $20 a couple, $5 for an extra son, and $10 for an extra mom. Cost is $25 at the door.

Adam Luciano Scholarship opens

Date: 
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 16:00

The Keep Copperas Cove Beautiful (KCCB) Commission is pleased to offer the 2017 Heart of Volunteerism Adam Luciano Scholarship. Established in 2015 to honor the volunteerism and community service of Adam Luciano, the scholarship is awarded to a student for their accomplishments and service to their community.

VFW Auxiliary announces scholarship

Date: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 17:00

VFW Auxiliary 8577 is announcing participation in the Nursing Scholarship Program for the Dept. of Texas VFW Auxiliary. This year the State of Texas will be giving out three scholarships. First Place will be $2,000, second place $1,500, and third place $1,000. Submit a double-spaced typewritten essay of 300 words or less on the topic: “Having chosen the career in nursing, what impact do you feel you can have on veterans and their families?”.

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