Daily Archives : July 23, 2014

For the Children: Court Appointed Special Advocates inducts new members

Published July 17, 2014 By Devin Corbitt, News Editor The Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) swore in 17 new volunteers on Tuesday after a rigorous training period. “Seventeen is by far the largest class that’s ever been trained in that…

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City continues improvements, discusses new renovations

Published July 17, 2014 By David Tuma, Journal reporter Historic Church The Historic Preservation Commission approved a request to dismantle the stone walls at the church building built in 1874 on Wall Street. The roof will be supported and the…

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BPRD celebrates Parks and Recreation Month

Published July 17, 2014 By Sydney Walter, Journal reporter Excitement and laughs abounded as families gathered downtown for the Belton Parks and Recreation Department Family Fun Day on Saturday. Drawing in small businesses from across town, the event gave crowds…

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Project Apple Tree to assist local children

Published July 17, 2014 By David Tuma, Journal reporter Project Apple Tree is getting underway for Belton school children who need assistance with school supplies. It is vital to children to have at least one new pair of clothes to…

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