Category : Lifestyles

Students experience living history lesson on a once segregated Belton

By Cassidy Pate, Correspondent     Belton High School and Belton New Tech High School AP U.S. history students gathered Monday morning in the Harris Community Center to hear Dr. Lela Butler share personal experiences and learn the history of a…

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FUMC to host human trafficking presentation

Special to the Journal   Salado UMW and Roundtable members are hosting a presentation at the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center on June 3 at 5:15 p.m. They plan to discuss an action plan to help minors, including…

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Bell County Museum celebrates Cinco de Mayo in festive style

By Heather Regula, Correspondent   Cinco de Mayo, or the fifth of May, is celebrated in commemoration of the Mexican Army’s victory over France, at the Battle of Puebla, during the Franco-Mexican War, in 1862. While Cinco de Mayo is…

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When big dreams come in tiny packages

By Kierra Pixler, Managing Editor   Tiny homes are a new trend that more home buyers are looking into. The benefits that come along with tiny homes are something that is attracting attention.   Traveling is a hobby of many…

0 Comments / 64 View / May 16, 2018

Belton to host senior domino tournament

The Belton Senior Activity Center is partnering with the City of Belton to host a Domino Tournament on Saturday, May 19 at 9 a.m. at the Center, 842 Mitchell St., Belton.   People may enter as individuals or teams at…

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Amor Ciego serves up cups of 5-Joe

By Guillermo Lopez, Correspondent     The Belton Police Department hosted their Coffee with a Cop event on Wednesday, April 11 at the Amor Ciego Coffee Shop. Members of the Belton Police force came together to introduce themselves and become…

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CenTex Chiropractic Center debuts in Belton

by Guillermo Lopez, Correspondent   Quinn Arnaud, along with his wife Ashley Arnaud, have decided to open a new practice here in Belton: the CenTex Chiropractic Center. The center, which has been open for about six weeks now, was officially…

0 Comments / 51 View / April 12, 2018

Texans unite to eradicate porcine pests

By Emily Jones, Correspondent   Some of the good people of Belton and all over the state came together on March 16-18 for a memorial hog hunt & accompanied activities in honor of the late David Shepperd. Adam Lucksinger, generously…

0 Comments / 56 View / April 10, 2018

Harker Heights Teen Court versus UMHB’s “Moot Court”: A legal faceoff

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor   The award-winning Harker Heights Municipal Teen Court as garnered much acclaim statewide for their contributions to the legal community.   On March 1, they got to compete against a group of University of Mary…

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Fort Hood Chapter of Heroes on the Water receives equipment donation from Bass Pro Shop

By Heather Regula, Correspondent   The Fort Hood Chapter of Heroes on the Water received an equipment donation from Bass Pro Shop on Friday, February 23. Chapter Coordinator Frank Aguilar and other members of the team were on hand to…

0 Comments / 55 View / March 12, 2018