UMHB presents honorary doctorate at spring commencement

UMHB presents honorary doctorate at spring commencement

Special to the Journal The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (UMHB) held commencement services for the Spring 2024 semester today at the Cadence Bank Center. During the ceremony, Dr. Wallace E. Davis was awarded the Honorary Doctorate of Humanities degree for his many...
Girl Scouts celebrate camp named  Bluebonnet Shores

Girl Scouts celebrate camp named Bluebonnet Shores

By MIKE BARTOSZEK The Belton Journal “Suddenly a little girl stepped forth, Holding her blue-clad doll. She placed it in the roaring fire and raindrops began to fall. The rain brought forth the grass, Among its blades, flowers of blue. To be a sign for all the time Of...
Luedeke completes Leadership 254 Training Program

Luedeke completes Leadership 254 Training Program

Special to the Journal Bell County Tax Assessor-Collector, Shay Luedeke, was one of 22 county officials to successfully complete Leadership 254, a 14-month program offered by the Texas Association of Counties (TAC). Leadership 254 is designed to enhance the leadership...
Library’s anniversary logo celebrates its history

Library’s anniversary logo celebrates its history

By DAVID TUMA The Belton Journal The Lena Armstrong Library is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year. Last year the library recorded 47,250 visitors. In the logo presented last week in the Belton Journal, there are many things to be found inside the logo. In the...
Belton ISD welcomes new Director of Student Services

Belton ISD welcomes new Director of Student Services

Special to the Journal Belton ISD has appointed Dr. Lee Vi Moses as the Director of Student Services for the district. Moses joins the team from Rogers ISD, where he has held the position of principal since 2012. With over 20 years of experience in education, he...