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MPR Water Rescue adds to fleet

by - July 2, 2015

By David Tuma, The Belton Journal The Morgan’s Point Water Rescue Team was founded in 2008. They recently added a second boat that the MPR Fire Department has outfitted. The boat was donated by the Bell County Sheriff’s Office. It...

Sports

Belton 1 wins pool, China Spring wins Lone Star Shootout

by - July 2, 2015

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The 2015 Lone Star Shootout featured many the area’s best 7-On-7 teams brought together to compete in the annual two-day tournament. This year’s installment of the event was held at North Belton Middle School, as...

Lifestyles

Belton’s Finest: Cochran, Blair & Potts

by - July 2, 2015

By Brentyn Young, The Belton Journal In 1869, the retired Colonel H.M. Cook, who served in the Civil War, opened the store H.M. Cook and Co. The store was moved to Belton in 1884 to follow the railroad boom. Throughout...

Editorial

Parent’s Corner: Ain’t No Cure for the Summertime Blues

by - July 2, 2015

Dear Sue Ellen, I’m looking for some fun things to do with my kids this summer but all they want to do is stay inside and watch TV or play video games. They are 8, 10 & 12 years old....

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3618 Hopi Trail

by - June 29, 2015

Immaculate updated 4 bedroom, 2+ bath 2800 sq ft home surrounded by towering trees in well established neighborhood with easy access to Temple’s newest shopping and dining locations. An ideal floor plan brimming with amenities for everyday living or entertaining....

MPR Water Rescue adds to fleet

By David Tuma, The Belton Journal The Morgan’s Point Water Rescue Team was founded in 2008. They recently added a second...

by - July 2, 2015

BISD increases employee salary

By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal The Belton Independent School District Board of Trustees meeting began with a workshop to discuss...

by - July 2, 2015

Temple, Belton mayors speak on cities’ futures

By Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal During the Temple-Belton Board of REALTORS® (TBBOR) general membership meeting held Tuesday morning at the...

by - June 30, 2015

County opens renovated Central Jail

By Lindsay Starr Platt, The Belton Journal Belton residents and dignitaries had a chance to visit the Bell County Central Jail...

by - June 30, 2015

Belton 1 wins pool, China Spring wins Lone Star Shootout

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The 2015 Lone Star Shootout featured many the area’s best 7-On-7 teams brought together to compete...

by - July 2, 2015

Belton Youth Baseball season in crunch time

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor From the Freshman Divisions to the T-Ballers, there are several wide open races in the Belton...

by - June 23, 2015

Former Tiger Rumfield tabbed Temple’s new head boss

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor A former second-round pick of the Cincinnati Reds in 1991. Spent 14 years in the minor...

by - June 23, 2015

Holman, Jones named to TGCA All-State Team

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Statistics can be a big driver in the success of a team. Some players have good...

by - June 22, 2015

Belton’s Finest: Cochran, Blair & Potts

By Brentyn Young, The Belton Journal In 1869, the retired Colonel H.M. Cook, who served in the Civil War, opened the...

by - July 2, 2015

Kachina begins future high adventure camp with new pool

By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal Camp Kachina made history on Monday with the reopening of its pool. Kachina, a Girl...

by - June 30, 2015

Blue Bird Quilters, Altrusa craft up love for abuse victims

By Brentyn Young, The Belton Journal For the past seven weeks the Blue Bird Quilters from the Belton Senior Center and...

by - June 20, 2015

New Gem on the Block: Amazing Grace Bed & Breakfast

By Nikki Velarde, The Belton Journal The Belton community welcomes a new business, adding another touch of flair that will aid...

by - June 19, 2015

Parent’s Corner: Ain’t No Cure for the Summertime Blues

Dear Sue Ellen, I’m looking for some fun things to do with my kids this summer but all they want to...

by - July 2, 2015

Out & About: Look At Me Please!

Patrick Lacombe Today’s lesson boys and girls, has to do with common courtesy and just plain common sense. Please listen closely...

by - July 2, 2015

Pleasant Ramblings: Forty Days and Nights

Mark Magnan Well this rainy season really lived up to our expectations. It was a terrible thing for the towns south...

by - July 2, 2015

Ask Josh: The Grind of Our Lives

How do you successfully switch careers in adulthood without losing your mind? :p That’s been plaguing me for quite some time....

by - July 2, 2015

3618 Hopi Trail

Immaculate updated 4 bedroom, 2+ bath 2800 sq ft home surrounded by towering trees in well established neighborhood with easy access...

by - June 29, 2015

UPCOMING AUCTIONS

June 27th – 9AM CONSIGNMENT AUCTION front grounds of Budget Wrench-A-Part, 4497 US Hwy 190, Belton, TX Taking consignments Tuesday, June...

by - June 23, 2015

VERY PRIVATE SETTING surrounds this recently updated beauty.

3Bd. 2bath plus bonus room. Large deck. Workshop w/elec. & air. Barn w/elec. Prime location on ½ Acre in Belton School...

by - June 22, 2015

HELP WANTED: BELTON CHRISTIAN PRE-SCHOOL

BELTON CHRISTIAN PRE-SCHOOL has a pre-school teaching position open. Bachelor’s degree required. Must have prior experience with children. Tuesday and Thursday...

by - June 18, 2015

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

Heart & Vascular

On Tuesday, September 23, the Bell County Expo Center will be hosting the annual Senior Expo from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. This...

by - September 12, 2014

Senior Expo Volunteers

Tuesday, September 23, the Bell County Expo Center will be hosting the annual Senior Expo from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. This event,...

by - September 12, 2014

Senior Expo

Tuesday September 23rd | 8:30AM – 12:30PM | Bell County Expo Center

by - September 12, 2014

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