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HIS KIDS support group learn about community resources

by - February 9, 2016

By Annie Dockery, Managing Editor HIS KIDS support group met on Saturday at Temple Bible Church to discuss community resources for special needs children, youth and adults in Central Texas. This month’s regular meeting included speakers Megan Daniels, Program Coordinator...

Sports

Tigers take fourth place in bronze bracket at M.T. Rice

by - January 20, 2016

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Carson Hammond led the Belton Tigers in scoring during both bronze bracket games of the 2015 M.T. Rice Annual Holiday Tournament last Wednesday in Hewitt. In the semifinal game, the Tigers took on the Leander...

Lifestyles

Crossing guard loves community; community loves him back

by - February 10, 2016

by Elizabeth Varville, Correspondent Every morning and afternoon Leonard Harris can be spotted waving at nearly every car on Main Street as he stands at his patrol. For nine years Harris has been a school crossing guard for Leon Heights...

Editorial

Parent’s Corner: Dirty Laundry

by - November 16, 2015

Dear Sue Ellen, I believe a person should keep their family’s dirty laundry to themselves. It can ruin the reputations of innocent family members, and nothing can be done to eliminate what has happened in the past. Everybody has an...

Classifieds

Classifieds: 1-7-16

by - January 7, 2016

REAL ESTATE NEW carpet in living, formal dining and master suite. Tile entry, tall ceilings, arched columns, recessed and transom lighting throughout home. Kitchen has Corian countertops, tile floors, microwave, Maytag range, new Whirlpool dishwasher, pantry and breakfast area with...

HIS KIDS support group learn about community resources

By Annie Dockery, Managing Editor HIS KIDS support group met on Saturday at Temple Bible Church to discuss community resources for...

by - February 9, 2016

Mayor declares Kawasaki Disease Awareness Day

By Lindsay Starr Platt, Correspondent Tuesday night, Belton City Council approved a resolution authorizing the city manager to execute a development...

by - February 8, 2016

Chamber offers community challenge to be biggest loser

By Elizabeth Varville, Correspondent The Belton community has been invited to participate in The Biggest Loser Community Challenge beginning Feb 15....

by - February 5, 2016

Helping prevent family violence

By Elizabeth Varville, Correspondent AWARE is offering classes in Parenting, Anger Management (for both adults and high school age children), Mood...

by - February 4, 2016

Tigers take fourth place in bronze bracket at M.T. Rice

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Carson Hammond led the Belton Tigers in scoring during both bronze bracket games of the 2015...

by - January 20, 2016

Lady Tigers Powerlifting raising the bar for 2016 season

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Twenty-five Top 25 lifters in the Texas High School Women’s Powerlifting Association rankings in 2015. Five...

by - January 19, 2016

Best of 2015: The Teams, Part II

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Editor’s Note: This is the final installment of The Belton Journal Sports Department’s look back at...

by - January 18, 2016

TXE Pole Vaulting EXPO VII Explosion: In The Dome

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Texas Elite Pole Vaulting (TXE) held their Expo VII Explosion: In The Dome event at...

by - January 17, 2016

Crossing guard loves community; community loves him back

by Elizabeth Varville, Correspondent Every morning and afternoon Leonard Harris can be spotted waving at nearly every car on Main Street...

by - February 10, 2016

Leon Heights Elementary students prove their hypotheses

By Elizabeth Varville, Correspondent Leon Heights Elementary School’s Science Fair held Thursday, Jan. 14, showcased science projects by students in grade...

by - February 6, 2016

CAC presents Family Show Miss Nelson is Missing

Special to the Journal The Cultural Activities Center is partnering with the Waco Civic Theatre to present Miss Nelson is Missing,...

by - February 5, 2016

MPR hosting Valentine Fireman’s Ball

Special to the Journal The Auxiliary at Morgan’s Point Resort is hosting their fourth annual Valentine Fireman’s Ball this year on...

by - February 5, 2016

Parent’s Corner: Dirty Laundry

Dear Sue Ellen, I believe a person should keep their family’s dirty laundry to themselves. It can ruin the reputations of...

by - November 16, 2015

Pleasant Ramblings: Spiders Revisited

Mark Magnan I was talking with a reader the other day, yes someone reads my column besides you, and they mentioned...

by - November 16, 2015

Parent’s Corner: Going Upstream

Dear Sue Ellen, I was doing my laundry at the public laundry mat. It’s amazing the people you see and what...

by - October 19, 2015

The Misericord: Turn to Jesus

Ryan Kiblinger, FUMC The Greek word that we translate into repentance is a compound word that literally means to ‘change one’s...

by - October 19, 2015

Classifieds: 1-7-16

REAL ESTATE NEW carpet in living, formal dining and master suite. Tile entry, tall ceilings, arched columns, recessed and transom lighting...

by - January 7, 2016

NEW carpet in living, formal dining and master suite.

Tile entry, tall ceilings, arched columns, recessed and transom lighting throughout home. Kitchen has Corian countertops, tile floors, microwave, Maytag range,...

by - December 10, 2015

FOR SALE OR LEASE BY OWNER RIVER PLACE ESTATES [Update]

FOR SALE OR LEASE BY OWNER RIVER PLACE ESTATES 2 Story House 517 Pecos Trail Belton, Texas 2700 square feet, 4...

by - July 16, 2015

Senior Expo features Roaring Twenties theme

By Patrick Lacombe The Belton Journal The annual Senior Expo was held Tuesday, and it was standing room only as people...

by - October 16, 2014

Heart & Vascular

On Tuesday, September 23, the Bell County Expo Center will be hosting the annual Senior Expo from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. This...

by - September 12, 2014

Senior Expo Volunteers

Tuesday, September 23, the Bell County Expo Center will be hosting the annual Senior Expo from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. This event,...

by - September 12, 2014

Senior Expo

Tuesday September 23rd | 8:30AM – 12:30PM | Bell County Expo Center

by - September 12, 2014

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