Daily Archives : October 14, 2014

Local actor, playwright to present world renowned play

By Patrick Lacombe The Belton Journal Bryan Bounds was an alcoholic when a friend told him the story of Bill Wilson the founder of Alcoholics Anonymous. The story helped Bounds recover from his illness and now he’s going to share…

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Making Magic

BHS Magic Belles pass on skills  to aspiring young dancers By Nikki Velarde The Belton Journal The Belton High School Magic Belles held the Fall Dance Clinic for kids last Saturday from 1 to 4 for kids in kindergarten to…

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Beltonians celebrate grandparents

By Patrick Lacombe The Belton Journal Last Sunday marked National Grandparents Day. Here is a brief history of the holiday and its beginnings, as well as a few quotes from local grandparents and what this day means to them. In…

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Council considers sidewalk ordinance amendments

By Devin Corbitt The Belton Journal Tuesday night’s city council meeting was bursting at the seams as more than 50 residents appeared for the public hearing on proposed amendments to the Sidewalk Standards Policy of the Subdivision Ordinance. However, before…

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Them Shock’n Hawks

28 points, including 21 in first 3 minutes, trip Tigers By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers hosted the Pflugerville Hendrickson in the Tigers’ first home game of the season. The home fans got to see the home team…

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Lady Tigers tough in 4-set loss to Waco University

By Tony Adams Sports Editor In sports, there is losing and there is getting beat. It’s all about the who you face and how you play them. The Belton Lady Tigers’ volleyball stood tall with the Waco University Lady Trojans…

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UMHB shrugs off slow start to pound Millsaps 43-7

Special to the Journal The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor football team dominated the second half as the Cru rolled to a 43-7 victory over Millsaps College in the 2014 season opener Saturday night in Jackson, Mississippi. UMHB is 1-0 to…

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