All leashes are off at the agility dog show

By Heather Regula, Correspondent Agility is an athletic event intended to demonstrate how well a dog works with his handler while racing against time and navigating an obstacle course. The Capitol Dog Training Club of Austin hosted a three-day AKC...

Council extends Juvenile Curfew Ordinance, Mayor proclaims April Fair Housing Month

By Annie Dockery, Correspondent After a soggy start to the day, the Belton City Council met for their regular meeting. The council considered an ordinance to approve an extension of the City’s Juvenile curfew and Mayor Marion Grayson proclaimed April...

McLane’s hosts Eggstravaganza! for Local Youth

By Rebecca Pasqueda, Correspondent On Saturday, April 8, the McLane’s Children Medical Center hosted its annual Eggstravaganza! Easter Egg Hunt and Health Fair at the Lion’s Park in Temple from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Families from the surrounding communities...

Lakewood Elementary: Standing Side by Side on Old Glory Day

By Leah Edwards, Correspondent Lakewood Elementary School hosted its annual Old Glory Day on Thursday, April 6, beginning at 9 a.m. As attendees gathered on the front lawn of Lakewood Elementary for the event, patriotic songs wafted through the air,...

2017 Altrusan of the Year given to Belton woman

Special to the Journal Susan Cory of Belton, a member of Altrusa International of Temple, Texas, Inc. was recognized as the 2017 Altrusan of the Year at a noon awards luncheon at Country Lane Community Room in Temple on Tuesday,...

Belton Baseball visits Champion Children at McLane Children’s Hospital

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The 2017 Belton Tigers Baseball team, in conjunction with Baylor Scott & White McLane’s Children Hospital, visited the young patients at the hospital on Wednesday, April 5. The visit was part of Belton Baseball’s Home...

May the Cheese food truck confirmed Best Between Buns

Special to the Journal On Saturday, April 1, local food truck May the Cheese be with You, competed in the Texas Food Truck Showdown in Waco. Out of five different categories, May the Cheese be with You won the award...

BISD HS bond issue important ballot item (Part 1)

By David Tuma, Publisher There will not be just one high school for Belton in the future. That remaining the case is very unlikely. The Belton Independent School District has too much land. In retrospect, they should not have cooperated...

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All leashes are off at the agility dog show

by - April 27, 2017

By Heather Regula, Correspondent Agility is an athletic event intended to demonstrate how well a dog works with his handler while racing against time and navigating an obstacle course. The Capitol Dog Training Club of Austin hosted a three-day AKC...

Lifestyles

The movers & shakers of Belton

by - March 4, 2017

By Leah Edwards, Correspondent The monthly Shakers & Stirrers High Speed Networking Luncheon ,hosted by the Belton Chamber of Commerce, was held Friday, February 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Montgomery Chiropractic in Belton. These networking events are...

Sports

Former BHS Track & Field star Mahler wins third NCAA T&F All-American award

by - March 17, 2017

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Road to Tokyo continues for Belton High School alumnus and current University of Texas Track & Field star Wolf Mahler. One of the most decorated members of the Longhorns’ program, Mahler finished seventh overall...

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Upcoming live and online auctions!

by - November 9, 2016

UPCOMING LIVE AND ONLINE AUCTIONS- Mega Tool Auction- November 12th – 9AM, 402 S Austin, St, Holland, TX 76534- Estate Auction 1 Car, 3 Trucks, 2 Buses, Trailer & Thousands of Tools plus much, much more! Premium Signs Business Liquidation...

All leashes are off at the agility dog show

By Heather Regula, Correspondent Agility is an athletic event intended to demonstrate how well a dog works with his handler while...

by - April 27, 2017

Council extends Juvenile Curfew Ordinance, Mayor proclaims April Fair Housing Month

By Annie Dockery, Correspondent After a soggy start to the day, the Belton City Council met for their regular meeting. The...

by - April 23, 2017

McLane’s hosts Eggstravaganza! for Local Youth

By Rebecca Pasqueda, Correspondent On Saturday, April 8, the McLane’s Children Medical Center hosted its annual Eggstravaganza! Easter Egg Hunt and...

by - April 23, 2017

Lakewood Elementary: Standing Side by Side on Old Glory Day

By Leah Edwards, Correspondent Lakewood Elementary School hosted its annual Old Glory Day on Thursday, April 6, beginning at 9 a.m....

by - April 22, 2017

Former BHS Track & Field star Mahler wins third NCAA T&F All-American award

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Road to Tokyo continues for Belton High School alumnus and current University of Texas Track...

by - March 17, 2017

The Three H Club: Hogan, Hohhertz, and Holman top The Progress Report for the week of March 17

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Belton Tigers and Lady Tigers alumnus were making news again this week, as the spring baseball...

by - March 17, 2017

Cavalry first home game in history Saturday at EXPO

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Centex Cavalry will play its first home game in franchise history on Saturday night, as...

by - March 16, 2017

No. 12 Belton downs Grey Wolves, Pantherettes, Bobcats to take 8-6A lead

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The TGCA Class 6A No. 12 Belton Lady Tigers made their second road trip of the...

by - March 16, 2017

The movers & shakers of Belton

By Leah Edwards, Correspondent The monthly Shakers & Stirrers High Speed Networking Luncheon ,hosted by the Belton Chamber of Commerce, was...

by - March 4, 2017

Teams Gear Up for 2017 Family Promise Bed Race

By Danielle McCarthy Everett, Correspondent It’s a competition concept many may consider unconventional – beds becoming colorful and creative racing carts....

by - March 1, 2017

UMHB associate dean introduces his friends

By Lindsay Starr Platt, Correspondent University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Associate Dean, Graduate Programs in McLane College of Business and Associate Professor...

by - March 1, 2017

Exchange Club preps for 2017 community service projects

By Danielle McCarthy Everett, Correspondent Members of the Exchange Club of Temple-Belton are looking forward to continuing the club’s tradition of...

by - February 20, 2017

Goodyear celebrates Belton grand opening

By Kierra Pixler Managing Editor Goodyear recently held their grand opening of their store on Main Street and it was quite...

by - December 15, 2016

Aware holds Annual Christmas on the Farm

  By Danielle McCarthy Everett Correspondent Local nonprofit Aware Central Texas celebrated the 10th anniversary of its annual Christmas on the...

by - December 15, 2016

Thousands share a meal at H-E-B Feast of Sharing in Temple

By Danielle McCarthy Everett Correspondent About 500 volunteers from the Belton-Temple area teamed up to serve thousands of pounds of ham,...

by - December 15, 2016

Angel Tree fosters parent-child relationships

By David Tuma Publisher Angel Tree is a special project for children who have parents who are either in the Bell...

by - December 8, 2016

Upcoming live and online auctions!

UPCOMING LIVE AND ONLINE AUCTIONS- Mega Tool Auction- November 12th – 9AM, 402 S Austin, St, Holland, TX 76534- Estate Auction...

by - November 9, 2016

APS assists elderly by putting resources in hand

By Kiera Pixler Correspondent Adult Protective Services (APS) investigates abuse, neglect, and exploitation of the elderly (65 and older) and persons...

by - September 20, 2016

Residents brag on care, services at Park Place Manor

By Lindsay Starr Platt Correspondent “It is not home, but they care about me, and that makes it my home now.”...

by - August 31, 2016

Save the date: Senior Expo 2016 is near

Special to the Journal The 7th annual Senior Expo will be held on Tuesday, September 27, from 8:30 to 12:00 at...

by - August 21, 2016

Senior Expo features Roaring Twenties theme

By Patrick Lacombe The Belton Journal The annual Senior Expo was held Tuesday, and it was standing room only as people...

by - October 16, 2014

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