Lady Tigers Volleyball sweeps Killeen, road trip to Harker Heights next

The Belton Lady Tigers Volleyball program went on the road on Tuesday night to take on the homestanding Killeen Lady Roos. The Lady Tigers jumped out to big early leads in the first two games and fought off a Killeen...

Lena Armstrong Library hosting library card contest

By Heather Regula, Correspondent     Early on, libraries were non-circulating, and since publications could not be checked out, there was no need to have a system that identified members or tracked books.  As libraries evolved into a circulatory system, the...

The BEDC has been instrumental in assisting the City of Belton in expanding and improving their current infrastructure

By David Tuma, Publisher     The Belton Economic Development Corporation has been very instrumental in assisting the City of Belton in expanding and improving their current infrastructure. It isn’t an easy task to grow and maintain in a community.  ...

The meaning behind the month of September

By Heather Regula, Correspondent     The original Roman calendar, said to be invented around 753 B.C. by King Romulus (the first king of Rome), was one of the earliest forms of tracking time. The calendar consisted of 10 months and...

Pat Duffield to be appointed as Bell County Constable

By Kierra Pixler, Managing Editor     Bell County will soon see a new face, as Pat Duffield takes over now retired Linne McCall’s position. Duffield, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Patrol Operation lieutenant and wife of Precinct 1 Juice of the...

Labors of Love 5K raises money for the Body of Christ Community Clinic

By Peter Zuniga, Correspondent     On Saturday, Sept. 1, runners from all over the area laced up their running shoes at Confederate Park in Belton. Belton First United Methodist Church hosted their 6th annual “Labors of Love” 5k, a race...

Belton Rotary Club welcomes new president Trevor Smith

By Peter Zuniga, Correspondent     On Tuesday, August 28, Trevor Smith was inducted as the new president of the Belton Rotary Club. The District Governor for the club, Jerry Chapman, visited for Smith’s induction.     Free lunch was provided...

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Lady Tigers Volleyball sweeps Killeen, road trip to Harker Heights next

by - September 20, 2018

The Belton Lady Tigers Volleyball program went on the road on Tuesday night to take on the homestanding Killeen Lady Roos. The Lady Tigers jumped out to big early leads in the first two games and fought off a Killeen...

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As good as marigold

by - September 19, 2018

By Pat Johnson, Contributor     Summer’s heat and drought has brought wishful thoughts of showers and cooler times of autumn to our minds, especially those of us who would like to see our gardens and yards look less stressed. As...

Sports

Belton downs Copperas Cove 35-28, travels to Buckley to take on Heights on Friday

by - September 20, 2018

The Belton Tigers hosted the Copperas Cove Bulldawgs at Tiger Field on Friday night to start the District 12-6A docket. The Tigers scored 20 points in the first quarter and held off a late Copperas Cove rush to claim a...

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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...

Lady Tigers Volleyball sweeps Killeen, road trip to Harker Heights next

The Belton Lady Tigers Volleyball program went on the road on Tuesday night to take on the homestanding Killeen Lady Roos....

by - September 20, 2018

Lena Armstrong Library hosting library card contest

By Heather Regula, Correspondent     Early on, libraries were non-circulating, and since publications could not be checked out, there was no...

by - September 17, 2018

The BEDC has been instrumental in assisting the City of Belton in expanding and improving their current infrastructure

By David Tuma, Publisher     The Belton Economic Development Corporation has been very instrumental in assisting the City of Belton in...

by - September 17, 2018

Belton downs Copperas Cove 35-28, travels to Buckley to take on Heights on Friday

The Belton Tigers hosted the Copperas Cove Bulldawgs at Tiger Field on Friday night to start the District 12-6A docket. The...

by - September 20, 2018

Lady Tigers Volleyball sweeps Shoemaker at all three levels

Belton’s Emily Holder (11) directs Madison Ward (00) on where to direct the volley, while diving under the ball during the...

by - August 30, 2018

Belton strong in tri-level scrimmage against Vandegrift

Anthony Fairbanks makes a dash up the field early in the Tigers’ scrimmage against Vandegrift at Tiger Field on Thursday night...

by - August 30, 2018

Maximize Potential is the athlete’s gateway to better fitness

Summertime is in midseason. Athletes are getting their bodies in shape for fall football, volleyball, soccer, cheer, cross country and other...

by - July 30, 2018

As good as marigold

By Pat Johnson, Contributor     Summer’s heat and drought has brought wishful thoughts of showers and cooler times of autumn to...

by - September 19, 2018

BettySoo headlines 3rd Annual Concert for Peace

Special to the Journal     The 3rd Annual Concert for Peace will feature Austin singer songwriter BettySoo. This concert has...

by - September 18, 2018

30th Anniversary of J.A.I.L. Ministry, Inc.

Special to the Journal     Johner Martin will be the keynote speaker during the 30th Anniversary of J.A.I.L. (Jesus Acts...

by - September 4, 2018

BCYC names new Director of Family and Children Services

By David Tuma, Publisher     Cathy Smith was named Director of Family and Children Services at the Belton Christian Youth Center...

by - August 28, 2018

The blues come to Belton: local musician to play at Firestreet Pizza

By Kierra Pixler Managing Editor Growing up hearing the soulful voices of artists like Stevie Wonder, Curtis Mayfield, and Al Green,...

by - January 24, 2018

Moffat resident honors late son with Adopt-a-Road program

By Kierra Pixler Managing Editor Funny and adventurous were just some of the words used to describe Christopher Wenger. Four years...

by - January 24, 2018

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

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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