New shops, eateries open in Bell County; Big Chicken, Black Bear Diner, other chains announced | Local News

As the holiday getaway procuring year gears up, Central Texans are flocking to new outlets and eating places now open up in Bell County.

Murdoch’s — a Montana-based countrywide retail chain that focuses on resources, outside products, trend and other materials — opened its first Texas location at 701 E. Central Texas Expressway in Killeen on Oct. 4, but Nov. 18 marked its grand opening.