Salado Creek at Main Street Bridge

Mainlane closure canceled for tonight

James Construction has canceled the planned mainlane closure for northbound lanes through the Salado area tonight. After more than 2 inches of rain fell last […]

Photo of MGs gathered in Salado Texas

Texas MG Register Gathering of the Faithful returns to Salado

British automobile pioneer Cecil Kimber and his MG Motorcar Company Ltd. could hardly have imagined the impact their first sports car would have on the […]

Chase Basham pitches for Salado

Salado Eagles baseball season ends at hands of Navarro

Trey Ripke proves to be undoing of Eagles Navarro’s Trey Ripke proved to be the undoing of the Salado Eagles as he contributed heavily to […]

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Salado Eagles baseball season ends at hands of Navarro

Trey Ripke proves to be undoing of Eagles Navarro’s Trey Ripke proved to be the undoing of the Salado Eagles as he contributed heavily to the two wins the Panthers took from Salado in their best-of-three series May 7-9. Ripke closed the third game and pitched for the win in the second game, as well […]

Lady Eagles fall to La Vernia in playoffs

La Vernia swept the Salado Lady Eagles in the bi-district round of the 4A UIL softball playoffs on May 1-2, ending Salado’s season. The La Vernia Lady Bears are the 26-4A District Champions. They will face Columbus in the Area round of the playoffs. Salado was the fourth-place team in District 25-4A, which had three […]

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Recent Obituaries

Helen Maurice Hendrickson

Helen Maurice Hendrickson Helen Maurice Hendrickson (nee Hutchens), 96, of Toms River, NJ, passed away on April 1, 2015 at home. Born and raised in Salado, TX, she lived in Freehold, NJ for many years before moving to Toms River, NJ. Helen was a former member of the First Baptist Church of Salado. She grew […]

Don Powell Gilchrest

Don Powell Gilchrest

Don Powell Gilchrest Don Powell Gilchrest, of Salado, passed away on April 1, 2015. Services were held April 4 at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Belton with the Rev. Andy Davis officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

J.R. "Jack" Cooper

J. R Cooper

J. R. Cooper Services for J. R. Cooper were held March 31,  at the Presbyterian Church in Salado with Carl Thompson officiating.  Inurnment will be private. Jack Cooper died on March 28, 2015 at his residence.  He was 79 years old.