Another fire has displaced multiple Killeen, Texas residents.
This time it happened on Garth Drive, Instead of a few people like last week, this week 7 people were left temporarily homeless.
What Caused The Fire?
According to the city of Killeen, a passerby called in the fire after they saw black smoke coming from the garage of the house located on Garth Drive-In Killeen. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.
Who Was Displaced?
There were reportedly one adult and three children who were at home at the time of the fire. No one was hurt, but because the home was rendered uninhabitable, seven total people have been displaced.
According to the press release, the seven displaced occupants will be working with the American Red Cross, Emergency Management, and The Office Of Homeland Security to get any assistance they need.
Second Fire In Killeen In The Past Ten Days
Back on February 1st, 2 people were displaced by a fire in Killeen.
Residents in an apartment complex say a man was smoking in his unit when the fire occurred.
One Killeen resident told Fox 44:
“The guy was smoking crack or something downstairs, but it's alright you gotta forgive people”
He went on to say: “I was up in the crib, heard a boom, thought my door got kicked and came outside, it was Hitler, house on fire."
It was a bizarre but tragic situation, and we hope everyone will be ok.
Here Are 11 Clubs And Bars In Killeen, Texas To Check Out
Ever thought to yourself "where are the good clubs around here where I can have a good time"?
Well if not exactly in those words, but something like that.
Are you looking to find nightlife here in Killeen?
This is for people who are relatively new to the area and have no idea where to party in Killeen and Harker Heights.
There are a number of clubs in the area that specialize in country and Latin music as well as a number of hip hop clubs, there are even R&B spots for the "grown folks."
Here are 11 clubs and bars to check out in both Killeen and in Harker Heights:
Wow! What I Saw When I Turned Left Inside Buc-ee's In Temple, Texas [PICS]
As the saying goes... everything's bigger in Texas.
Having said that, I've never seen a gas station with more than 50 gas pumps.
Then I visited Buc-ee's.
What is Buc-ee's?
If you don't know or have never visited the popular one-stop highway shop that has over 35 Texas locations in Texas, you need to!
You can get everything in Buc-ee's from gas, to keychains to candles to brisket to goat milk soap and everything in between.
Buc-ee's Has Expanded
According to their site
, Buc-ee's, not only has multiple locations here in Texas, they have expanded to southern states like Georgia, Alabama, and Florida.
The World's Largest Buc-ee's Coming Soon
Later this year, Buc-ee's has plans to open
"The World's Largest Buc-ee's" located in Sevierville, Tennesse. It will have 120 fuel pumps, a 250-foot car wash, and 74,000 square feet of indoor shopping.
I've Never Turned Left
In almost 7 years, I've been here in Texas, I've never turned left when I went inside a Buc-ee's.
I either walk straight to the bathroom or turn right to get water or gummy bears or chocolate almonds. (I get the same thing every time)
But yesterday, I decided to turn left and (I know I'm late) I was mesmerized!
For starters, I never had a reason to turn left.
I've visited the one in Waller County, Bastrop, and the Temple location.
Every time I've visited Buc-ee's, I've never had a reason to go "shopping" always a bathroom break and then back on the road.
So here are some of the cool things I saw when I turned left at Buc-ee's in Temple, Texas!
30 famous people you might not know were college athletes
dug deep to find 30 celebrities who were previously college athletes. There are musicians, politicians, actors, writers, and reality TV stars. For some, an athletic career was a real, promising possibility that ultimately faded away due to injury or an alternate calling. Others scrapped their way onto a team and simply played for fun and the love of the sport. Read on to find out if your favorite actor, singer, or politician once sported a university jersey.