Category : Local News

Putting the ‘Personal’ Back in ‘Personal Care’

By Guillermo Lopez, Correspondent   Belton’s Lake Road has a new a new member down its block: Dr. Andrew M. Dale and his family. An open house was held at the new Health and Wellness clinic, offering the public and…

0 Comments / 82 View / February 17, 2018

Belton Masonic Lodge #166 hosts blood drive

By Heather Regula, Correspondent   The Belton Masonic Lodge #166 and Combat Vet Motorcycle Association hosted a Carter Blood Drive from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, February 3. Blood donors showed up as soon as the Carter mobile…

0 Comments / 27 View / February 16, 2018

Early voting in Bell County will be February 20-23

By Lindsay Starr Platt, Correspondent   Bell County Commissioners met for their regular meeting on Monday, February 5 at the Commissioners Courtroom in the Historic Bell County Courthouse.   Commissioners took no action on the Order Restricting Outdoor Burning (Burn…

0 Comments / 46 View / February 15, 2018

BISD School Board President Randy Pittenger to step down

By Kierra Pixler, Managing Editor     Randy Pittenger, the Belton school board president since 2002 and the Area 4 trustee since 1994, will not seek re-election in the May 5 election. Pittenger and his wife, LeGay, first moved to…

0 Comments / 85 View / February 14, 2018

Arusha’s coffee shop debuts new and unique “Sha Taco” menu

By Heather Regula, Correspondent Photos by Christopher Winston   “Sha” (derived from the French word “cher” meaning darling or dear) is a Creole slang expression used to show how precious something is. The “sha” family, friends and regular customers of…

0 Comments / 88 View / February 12, 2018

Cedar Crest celebrates 30 years in business

By Kierra Pixler, Managing Editor   Privately owned by Acadia Healthcare, Cedar Crest Hospital began its mental health career in the medical field in 1988. The company will celebrate its 30th business anniversary with the start of 2018. They continue…

0 Comments / 33 View / February 11, 2018

Former Belton teacher Kent Lester to run for Congress

By Kierra Pixler, Managing Editor   Kent Lester is running against long-time Republican incumbent John Carter for the Texas 31st Congressional District seat for the United States House of Representatives. With Carter holding the seat for the past 16 years,…

0 Comments / 53 View / February 10, 2018

42nd Annual Boat Show floats into the Expo Center

By Heather Regula, Correspondent   Many Central Texans took advantage of the Superbowl LII bye week by attending the 42nd Annual Central Texas Boat Show, hosted by the Central Texas Marine Association. This event, organized by the CTMA (Central Texas…

0 Comments / 87 View / February 9, 2018

Lady Tigers win sixth straight district title, Tigers runner-up

  The Belton High School Swimming program hosted the 2018 District 10-6A Swim Meet at the Roy and Jean Potts Swim Center on Friday and Saturday. The Tigers and Lady Tigers swam well and did not disappoint the full house…

0 Comments / 66 View / January 31, 2018

Seton Medical Center Harker Heights – Cardiovascular

0 Comments / 24 View / January 29, 2018