Daily Archives : July 7, 2016

Track & Field head coach, athletic business manager continues to mentor, inspire coaches, athletes into 35th year

By Tony Adams Sports Editor There is a coach out there supervising the Belton Tiger Athletics girls’ summer workout program, directing the female athletes on their workouts and offering advice. At the end of her early morning session, she heads…

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This column expires on ***

By Mark Magnan Have you noticed that almost everything you buy these days has an expiration date on it. I am sure that even potting soil has such a date. Now granted some things need a date, in case they…

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Scott Taylor Worsfdale

Scott Taylor Worsdale Memorial services for Scott Taylor Worsdale, 44, of Nolanville will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Northside Baptist Church in Nolanville. Mr. Worsdale passed away Friday, June 17 surrounded by family at a…

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Stephen W. Laminack

Stephen W. Laminack Graveside services for Stephen W. Laminack, Jr. 96, of Thornton, formerly of Temple, was held Monday, June 20, at the Bellwood Memorial Park with Rev. Rick Donaldson officiating. Mr. Laminack died Thursday, June 16, 2016, in a…

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Mary Doris Hill

Mary Doris Hill Funeral services for Mary Doris Hill, 98, of Holland, was held on Tuesday, June 21at the First Baptist Church in Holland with Dr. Randy Evans officiating. Burial followed at the Holland Cemetery. Mrs. Hill died Friday, June…

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On Recycling

By Michael Brown This week, the recycling truck visits my neighborhood, as it does every two weeks. Our 96-gallon container is only about one-half full, so I’ll wait and take it out the next time it’s a pickup day. I’m…

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BISD announces new band directors

Special to the Journal Belton ISD Superintendent Susan Kincannon announced today that she will recommend Ed Stein as the district’s next head band director and John Pearson as an assistant director. The school board considered and approved her recommendation during…

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Law enforcement training center operational

By David Tuma Publisher The Central Texas Regional Law Enforcement Training Facility in Belton is fully operational. This state of the art modern training facility is for both lethal and nonlethal training. Classrooms buildings have been in use for the…

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