Daily Archives : September 27, 2013

Stony Point outlasts Belton 56-46 in shootout

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The first half of Belton Tigers’ opener at Tiger Field against Stony Point had an arena football-like feel to it. The combined 59 points had both Belton coach Rodney Southern and Stony Point coach Craig…

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Belton tennis making racket in early season

By Grayson Edds Managing Editor The Tiger Tennis team went to Abilene to play some tough competition on Sep. 6 and 7, and didn’t bring home a win, but instead brought a new determination and knowledge on how to improve…

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Tigers comeback falls just short in Bryan

By David Tuma Publisher It was real close and the team made improvement but it just wasn’t enough in a Tigers 44-35 loss on the road to Bryan. The Tigers came back twice in the game and the defense was…

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Lady Tigers dominate TemCats in straight sets

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers Volleyball Team traveled across town to take on the Temple TemCats at Wildcats Gym Tuesday night. What the Lady Tigers did not only stun the TemCats, it shocked and excited the…

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My Campus Tutors changes the (inter)face of tutoring

By Grayson Edds Managing Editor The Belton Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for My Campus Tutors at the BACC facility on Tuesday, officially welcoming them into the community. My Campus Tutors was created approximately one-and-a-half years ago…

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Bus Driver remembers Belton’s segregation days

By Christine Foster Journal Reporter In 1961, when James Burrell joined the Belton School District as a special education teacher, he also launched a second career; that of being a BISD school bus driver. Still driving his bus today, Burrell…

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Flying Vikings lifts spirits, spreads joy, helps kids soar

By Halley Harrell Journal Reporter Several children had their spirits lifted at a vintage plane and car show Sept. 14 at the Draughton-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport. The show was hosted by Flying Vikings, an organization whose mission is to…

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Bradford named BHS Excellence Award nominee

Staff Report Smile at the World Orthodontics  and ESPN Radio Central Texas are working to highlight a 10-12 grade student each week. This recognition includes highlighting academics, extracurricular, and community-school involvement. The student will also be highlighted over the BHS…

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