Daily Archives : June 2, 2014

Medicine Shoppe celebrates 30 years

Published May 29, 2014 By Patrick Lacombe, Journal reporter Toby Young and his wife Harriet Monsell, celebrated 30 years of service to the Belton community with a ribbon cutting ceremony at their pharmacy last week. Representatives of the Belton Chamber…

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A Simple Thank You: City of Belton honors 2013 Beltonian and Citizen of the Year

Published May 29, 2014 By Matthew Girard, Associate Editor The City of Belton and the Belton Area Chamber of Commerce honored the 2013 Beltonian and 2013 Citizen of the Year award recipients in a permanent way last Friday. During the…

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Getting healthy, helping kids

Published May 29, 2014 By Devin Corbitt, News Editor Local resident Jason Cabiad has begun a lifestyle that has changed his entire life, and he’s proclaiming it from the rooftops. On Jan. 13, Cabiad began the Body by Vi Challenge,…

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Belton recycling program more than just plastics

Published May 29, 2014By Devin Corbitt, News Editor The City of Belton’s pick-up recycling program has been a huge success since its launch at the beginning of this year. However, the city has also run two other recycling programs for…

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City Council swears in new BPD officers

Published May 29, 2014 By Patrick Lacombe, Journal reporter Marion Grayson presided over her first Council Meeting as Belton’s Mayor Tuesday night. The first order of business was the presentation of a $2,000 scholarship from Waste Management Inc. to Belton…

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BISD increases transparency through website

Published May 29, 2014 By Annie Wilson, Journal reporter Belton Independent School District made its financial information available to the public in one place on its website, www.bisd.net. Budgets and check registers for the last three years, annual financial reports,…

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