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Commissioners approve road adoptions

by - August 29, 2015

By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal The Bell County Commissioners Court approved the acceptance of maintenance on two groups of roads during their meeting on Monday. The first roads run through The Ranch at Woodlands Trails Subdivision, a 22-lot subdivision...

Sports

Tiger pitcher Frick commits to MCC

by - August 26, 2015

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Pitchers are some of the most heady individuals in sports. They have a knack of knowing what pitch to throw and the place to throw it at the right time. Tiger pitcher Tanner Frick is...

Lifestyles

Geekfest inspires children, adults alike

by - August 31, 2015

By Lindsay Starr Platt, The Belton Journal From August 14 to August 16, the campus of Central Texas College (CTC) was a hub for all things “geeky” for the sixth annual CTC GeekFest. From listening panels, workshops and gaming tournaments...

Editorial

On My Honor: Welcome Back to School

by - August 31, 2015

Michael Brown With the recent 100-degree weather, you wouldn’t think that fall is just around the corner. But, as happens every year, milder temperatures will soon be upon us. And of course, the change in season signals the return to...

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HIRING: Bakery Deli Clerks, Produce Clerks

by - July 29, 2015

SALADO, TX is currently HIRING BAKERY DELI CLERKS, PRODUCE CLERKS consistently working to provide fast, friendly, helpful and efficient customer service at all times. Experience preferred in a food handling environment but not necessary. Must be able to work any...

Commissioners approve road adoptions

By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal The Bell County Commissioners Court approved the acceptance of maintenance on two groups of roads...

by - August 29, 2015

MPR Police Department purchases AEDs for patrols

By David Tuma, The Belton Journal Fundraisers are a huge part of any fire or police department’s budget in a small...

by - August 28, 2015

15th Annual Project Apple Tree

By Caleb Mynatt, The Belton Journal The Belton community came out on Monday, August 17 to help local families during the...

by - August 27, 2015

Convocation ushers district into school year

By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal The Belton Independent School District (BISD) welcomed their teachers and faculty back to school during...

by - August 27, 2015

Tiger pitcher Frick commits to MCC

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Pitchers are some of the most heady individuals in sports. They have a knack of knowing...

by - August 26, 2015

Tiger Team Tennis looking at great things in 2015

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers hit the courts for the 2015 team tennis season on Monday in search...

by - August 26, 2015

JV, Freshman volleyballers continue to build on experiences

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor In junior varsity and freshman sports, wins and losses aren’t always important. It’s the development of...

by - August 26, 2015

Shackleford verbally commits to Kansas State

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers football team is starting to become a pipeline for linemen into the Big...

by - August 26, 2015

Geekfest inspires children, adults alike

By Lindsay Starr Platt, The Belton Journal From August 14 to August 16, the campus of Central Texas College (CTC) was...

by - August 31, 2015

Magic Belles Mattress Sale dream becomes reality

By Caleb Mynett, The Belton Journal As many who have attended, or have had kids attend a public high school know,...

by - August 28, 2015

Filming the Fergusons

By Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal A group of about 15 students from the Honors Program at Northeastern Community College are...

by - August 25, 2015

Altrusans dye for a cause

By Lindsay Starr Platt, The Belton Journal Saturday morning, more than a dozen ladies showed up at the Baugh Center for...

by - August 25, 2015

On My Honor: Welcome Back to School

Michael Brown With the recent 100-degree weather, you wouldn’t think that fall is just around the corner. But, as happens every...

by - August 31, 2015

Parent’s Corner: Do I Let her Go?

Sue Ellen Jackson Dear Sue Ellen, I am a single mom.  My daughter is 13 years old.  Her dad calls her,...

by - August 31, 2015

On My Honor: Visiting Museums

Michael Brown When was the last time you saw a 17th century shipwreck or sat behind the president’s desk in the...

by - August 31, 2015

Pleasant Ramblings: Rambling Thoughts for the Week

Mark Magnan Why is the probability of getting behind a slow person or catching all the yellow traffic lights much higher...

by - August 31, 2015

HIRING: Bakery Deli Clerks, Produce Clerks

SALADO, TX is currently HIRING BAKERY DELI CLERKS, PRODUCE CLERKS consistently working to provide fast, friendly, helpful and efficient customer service...

by - July 29, 2015

Delivery Drive, Warehouse Manager Wanted

Needed by battery distributor in Belton. Requires repetitive heavy lifting, clean criminal/MVR. Must be at least 21. Medical benefits after 60...

by - July 23, 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

For Sale: This view will take your breath away!

Enter this “move in ready” home and the first thing you see are the ABSOLUTELY STUNNING LAKE VIEWS!  3 bedrooms and...

by - July 9, 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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