Belton youngster raises funds with lemonade stand

Belton youngster raises funds with lemonade stand

By DAVID TUMA The Belton Journal Harley Alvarez opened a Lemonade stand in front of Lindy Lu’s on the Square in Downtown Belton last week. Previously, Harley participated in Lemonade Day Fort Cavazos Area in early May, the weekend of May 4-5. The idea behind Lemonade...
Dog Park is a big hit with community in Heritage Park

Dog Park is a big hit with community in Heritage Park

By DAVID TUMA The Belton Journal The Pop-Pup Dog Park in Heritage Park has been around for a few years, when the City of Belton started with a temporary dog park in 2018 to find out if city residents would use the park. “We found out they would use the area quite a...
CASA Classic Golf  Tournament raises $60,000

CASA Classic Golf Tournament raises $60,000

By MIKE MYERS The Belton Journal Mike and Sarah Dent from Temple held the CASA Classic Golf Tournament, raising $60,000 for child advocacy services, for children in foster care in Bell and Coryell counties. Presenting a check for this amount to CASA board members and...
Lions Club holds annual Stampede on the Chisholm Trail

Lions Club holds annual Stampede on the Chisholm Trail

By MIKE MYERS The Belton journal On Saturday morning, more than 100 cyclists of different ages took part in a scenic ride through rural roads in Bell County for the Belton Lions Club’s 13th annual Stampede on the Chisholm Trail. The event kicked off at the Hike and...
City council gets overview of upcoming budget

City council gets overview of upcoming budget

By MIKE MYERS The Belton Journal The regularly scheduled Belton City Council Meeting was held on June 11, at the Harris Community Center at 401 N. Alexander, Belton. Mike Rodgers, Director of Finance, conducted a work session on the proposed fiscal year 2025 budget...