Daily Archives : August 18, 2016

Salado youths make pilgrimage to Krakow

Special to the Journal On Monday, July 18, St. Stephen Catholic Church in Salado sent twelve pilgrims to World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland. World Youth Day (WYD) is a worldwide encounter with the Pope which is typically celebrated every…

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Carter Bloodcare urges blood donation, issues Texas-sized “thank you”

Special to the Journal In the aftermath of chaos and lives lost in Dallas recently, Carter Blood Care is grateful to loyal blood donors who made sure the blood center could supply local hospitals with blood products required to treat…

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A Light in the Dark

Psalm 119.105 states, “Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.” This verse was made even more popular when a contemporary Christian music song was written with these words in the chorus in the…

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Berneta Peeples turns 99

Photo by Annie Dockery Our own Berneta Peeples, a semi-retired employee of the Belton Journal, turns 99 on Aug. 4. She says that it’s scary because it is the beginning of her 100th year. “A whole century,” Peeples said. Peeples…

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