New coach Tara Hatfield’s Lady Eagles volleyball team have started out with a 2-4 record, with its losses coming at the hands of 3A and 5A schools. The Lady Eagles beat Jarrell and Florence, 2A foes in the Gatesville Tournament, where Salado went 2-1 in three rounds, losing to Round Rock Christian in the first round.
Archives for August 2013
A new head coach. New offensive coordinator. New defensive coordinator. New quarterback.
While so much is new around the Salado football program, Brent Graham hopes to return the Eagles to an old tradition.
Winning football games.
FORT HOOD, Texas– On the twelfth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, Salado students, along with local law enforcement and fire fighters, will join with troopers from the 3d Cavalry Regiment to honor the sacrifices of so many brave individuals that day by completing a Freedom Walk.
New Traffic, Criminal Laws Take Effect Sept. 1
AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today highlighted notable traffic and criminal laws that go into effect on Sept. 1, 2013.
“As a result of these new provisions, Texans now have additional protection while traveling our roadways, and individuals who disregard our laws will face tougher penalties for a variety of crimes,” said DPS Director Steven McCraw. “DPS encourages all residents to educate themselves about the laws affecting their lives and to do their part in keeping Texas safe.”
KILLEEN- U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-Texas), Congressman John R. Carter (R-TX31) and Congressman Roger Williams (R-TX 25) will hold a joint press conference the morning of Monday, September 2, to announce new legislation to be introduced in both Houses of Congress that would honor and support the victims of the Nov. 5, 2009 Fort Hood shooting.
FORT HOOD, Texas — In the court-martial of U.S. vs. Maj. Nidal M. Hasan, he was sentenced to death Aug. 28 following panel deliberations which lasted less than two hours here.
I-35 Northbound and Southbound Mainlane Closure in Salado (Bell County)
FM 2484 crossing lanes will also be closed to set bridge beams
WACO — On Wednesday, August 28, from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Thursday morning, August 29 all northbound and southbound mainlanes near FM 2484 in Salado will be closed.
UPDATE: The overpass of FM 2484 at I-35 will CLOSE at 4:30 p.m. Aug. 28 in preparation for this mainlane closure and bridge work. Please seek alternate routes.
“His greatest gift is the ability to build positive relationships with students, employees, parents and all other stakeholders,” Dr. Michael Novotny said of Salado High principal Burt Smith.
That gift is one of the reasons Smith was recently named by the 2013 Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP) as the Region 12 High School Principal of the Year. Smith will find out later this year if he will be named as the State High School Principal of the Year.
Meet the Eagles
Lone Star Cup will be presented during annual event on Aug. 24
The University Interscholastic League will honor Salado High School on Aug. 24 for its 2013 Class 2A UIL Lone Star Cup victory. The Lone Star Cup trophy presentation will take place at the Meet the Eagles Night at 7 p.m.
Lee Roy McGregor
October 1, 1927
August 20, 2013
Lee Roy McGregor, 85, of Holland passed away at his home on August 20, 2013.