Daily Archives : June 3, 2013

Superintendent recognizes scholars during ceremony

The annual Superintendent Scholars ceremony was held at 5:30 on Monday in the Lord Conference Center at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. The program is held to honor sophomore students who ranked in the top 20 percent for their scores…

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Morgan’s Point Fire Department provides year-in-review

Morgan’s Point Resort Fire Chief Billy Richards presented an update on the department at a recent council meeting. In the past year, the department has fought 16 shore fires from the lake using their fire boats. “It is surprising how…

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Belton City Council elections aim to fill four seats

Note: This information is a continuance from last week’s article. During this year’s elections, four spots are up for election on the Belton City Council including incumbents Frank Minosky, Craig Pearson and David K. Leigh. Wayne Carpenter’s seat is also…

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Annual church Spring Fest, Wing Fest see success

On April 27 and 28, Christ the King Catholic Church held their annual Wing Fest and Spring Fest. In speaking with Father Misko, the parish priest for the past two and half years, his enthusiasm for this event was overwhelming….

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Janczak walkoff hit in 7th gives Belton District 8-5A title

Belton baseball has a history of winning close games against great teams. The Tigers and Midway in district have no equals and when two great teams collide, the game will be close at the end. On Friday night, Belton won…

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Andrew Paysse wins boys Class 5A State Title in golf

  As a golfer, one knows the feeling when their swing is on. When the drives go straight, the middle game is steady and the putter is working, it makes for an enjoyable time on the links. Belton High School…

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Whitlock named Wooden finalist

Concordia University Texas senior women’s soccer captain and defender Dalaine Whitlock (Belton, Texas/Belton HS) was named one of 20 semifinalists for the 9th Annual Coach John Wooden Citizenship Cup, an award that is given annually to one collegiate and one…

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Run for Boston

On April 15 our country was again struck by another person or persons determined to destroy our lives, hope and dreams. Amidst this horrific act; the American Spirit again rose up. The day after the bombings at the Boston Marathon;…

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