Daily Archives : August 18, 2015

BFD teaches compression-only CPR

Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal   Since October of last year, the Belton Fire Department has been visiting area businesses and holding classes to teach Take10, a compression-only CPR. Most recently, Kris Morgan, recently appointed Assistant Fire Chief of the…

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Central Texas experiences an evening full of flavors

Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal   The variety of delicious smells drifting from the Killeen Civic and Conference Center drew in quite the crowd on August 4th for the 7th Annual Flavors of Central Texas. The annual event is a…

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BISD welcomes new teachers, faculty

Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal Belton ISD recently held training for their new teachers and staff for the upcoming school year. Nearly 117 new teachers and 20 other professionals were welcomed Monday August 10, at a New Teacher Orientation Luncheon…

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Extraco and UWCT offer financial support

Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal July 22nd, the lobby at Extraco Bank in downtown Temple was bustling with balloons and refreshments as The United Way of Central Texas (UWCT) and its partners introduced a new community-wide public, private, faith-based partnership…

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BISD holds Elementary Learning Expo

Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal   As the summer heat sweltered outside, nearly 263 teachers filled the halls and classrooms of Belton New Tech High School @ Waskow further developing themselves as instructional professionals and preparing for the upcoming school…

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