The Killeen Daily Herald is a daily newspaper in Killeen, Texas. The newspaper is owned by Frank Mayborn Enterprises Inc. The newspaper has a daily circulation of about 64,414* readers and a Sunday circulation of about 78,832* readers.*


The newspaper was established in June 1890, as the Killeen Herald, and was owned by W.E. Bennett. Bennett sold the newspaper in 1893, and ownership of the newspaper changed several times.

Bennett also formed the semi-weekly newspaper Killeen Messenger. J. T. Carter merged The Killen Herald and Killeen Messenger into the Killeen Daily Herald and Messenger. In 1953, the newspaper was renamed the Killeen Daily Herald when it became a daily newspaper.

In 1953, Frank W. Mayborn purchased the Killeen Daily Herald.