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Kierra Pixler

Council approves RUOK? funding

Published November 13, 2014 By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal Monday night’s Belton City Council Meeting was highlighted by the Belton Police Department. First, the council approved the continuation of an agreement between the department and the Central Texas Council…

0 Comments / 51 View / December 3, 2014

Belton Senior Center hosts Veterans Day ceremony

Published November 13, 2014 By David Tuma, The Belton Journal Area veterans were honored at the Belton Senior Center Monday. It was a standing room only crowd who honored current military personnel and the veterans of World War II, Korea,…

0 Comments / 63 View / December 3, 2014

Senior Expo Speaker in Focus: Dr. Catherine McNeal

Dr. McNeal is the Director of Cardiac Rehab, Scott & White Healthcare; Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Texas A&M Health Science Center. Dr. McNeal’s research spans both the clinical and…

0 Comments / 115 View / August 18, 2014

City Council proposes retaining current tax rate

Published Aug. 14, 2014 By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal Tuesday’s Belton City Council meeting was marked by the council’s unanimous approval of no tax rate increase for the upcoming year, keeping the city tax rate at $0.6598. Public hearings…

0 Comments / 105 View / August 18, 2014

Moving Up: BPD to create new Sergeant position on force

Published Aug. 14, 2014 By Devin Corbitt, The Belton Journal The Belton City Council unanimously approved an ordinance Tuesday that would allow the Belton Police Department to create an additional sergeant position within the force. This sergeant will be placed…

0 Comments / 217 View / August 18, 2014

BISD to consider district growth

Published Aug. 14, 2014 By David Tuma, The Belton Journal Work on future Belton Independent School District’s construction projects starts this fall. The district will address both the high school and middle school capacities. There is no way around it,…

0 Comments / 197 View / August 18, 2014

Morgan’s Point council honors officers

Published Aug. 14, 2014 By David Tuma, The Belton Journal Officers David Neal, Matt Hicks and Matt Thompson were presented with awards by Police Chief Fred Churchill. MPR trails their officers in vital live saving EMS training and keeps EMS…

0 Comments / 144 View / August 18, 2014

Tigers Football Camp marks beginning of 2014 season

Published Aug. 7, 2014 By Tony Adams The incoming seventh through ninth grade Belton Tigers’ football players took to Tiger Field on Monday and Tuesday in a week-long training camp. The camp is the unofficial indoctrination for seventh and eighth…

0 Comments / 289 View / August 11, 2014

Teachers begin moving into BISD’s newest elementary school

Published Aug. 7, 2014 By Devin Corbitt Teachers at the brand-new Chisholm Trail Elementary School began moving in and organizing their classrooms on Monday. The before empty hallways were filled with boxes and packing materials as teachers quickly got to…

0 Comments / 152 View / August 11, 2014

Roarin’ n Spikin’: Meyers’ Lady Tigers set to roll for 2014 campaign

Published Aug. 7, 2014 By Tony Adams The quest to put on Belton Lady Tiger varsity red-and-white got underway at Tiger Gym this week. Former Belton junior varsity players and incoming freshman converged upon Belton High School early Monday morning…

0 Comments / 110 View / August 11, 2014