Daily Archives : April 25, 2014

Wayne Carpenter

Belton native collects old stories for new book

Published April 24, 2014 By David Tuma, Journal reporter Wayne Carpenter is a one-of-a-kind Belton native. Carpenter grew up in Belton and worked for the Belton Independent School District for decades. Few who have lived here have not come in…

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Hands on learning

Published April 24, 2014 By Devin Corbitt, News Editor Last Thursday, the second graders of Sparta Elementary School in Belton began putting the information they are learning in the classroom into practice to help a species in need by planting…

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Bright Futures: BISD sophomores excel in the classroom

Published April 24, 2014 By Devin Corbitt, News Editor The Belton Independent School District honored 24 sophomores on Tuesday for their achievements on the PSAT/NMSQT. “This is about celebrating our students, and that’s what we’re here for,” BISD Superintendent Dr….

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BISD Early Childhood School awarded grant to support technology

Published April 24, 2014 By Matthew Girard, Associate Editor The Belton Independent School District has been on the forefront of using technology to help students further their education for some time and now more students will get the opportunity to…

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Belton Lions Club turns 75

Published April 24, 2014 By David Tuma, Journal reporter Belton’s Lions Club celebrated their 75th anniversary Tuesday night at Cathedral Oaks. The  event highlighted a variety of members and featured a Lions Club Show and services the club has provided…

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