Daily Archives : March 16, 2015

Fire Department receives pumper truck

By Patrick Lacombe, The Belton Journal The Belton Fire Department’s Roll-in Ceremony for its new Pierce Custom Cab Pumper Truck was held Monday at 1:30 pm at the Central Fire Station, 203 S. Penelope. The truck was placed into service…

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City begins construction on MLK Ave. bridge

By David Tuma, The Belton Journal The largest public infrastructure project in City of Belton history began last week with the clearing of trees along Nolan Creekto make way for the MLK Avenue bridge. The bridge will connect Loop 121…

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Police Department begins recruitment for Youth Police Academy

By Paul Romer, City of Belton The Belton Police Department announces the 2015 recruiting drive for its Youth Police Academy (YPA). The YPA is for students who have completed the 5th through 7th grades. It is an adaptation of the…

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Book, Author Luncheon features local authors

By Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal The Friends of the Lena Armstrong Public Library drew in a crowd of supporters Saturday for their 11th Annual Book and Authors’ Luncheon held in the Lord Conference Center at UMHB. Three local authors…

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