The Mayborn Science Theater, located on the campus of Central Texas College, will host a viewing of the solar eclipse on Aug. 21.
Archives for August 2017
The eighth annual GeekFest opens Aug. 18 on the campus of Central Texas College. The weekend-long event features several gaming tournaments, cosplay demonstrations, workshops, costume contest, tabletop gaming, a film festival and other activities. A celebration of all things science fiction, gaming, anime, technology and fantasy, GeekFest events will be held at the Mayborn Science Theater, the Anderson Campus Center (Bldg. 156) and the CTC Student Center (Bldg. 106) through Aug. 20.
The Salado Citizen Academy Fall 2017 course will begin Wednesday, Sept. 20, at the Salado Civic Center. Participants will meet every Wednesday for 7 weeks.
Job number one for Congress, as I noted in a recent column, is repealing Obamacare. But cutting taxes is a close second.
Of course, the whole system needs an overhaul. We want to unleash economic growth and prosperity. Tax cuts are a crucial first step toward that, but we need full reform to get us across the finish line.
The first thing to know about the instantly infamous “anti-diversity screed” written by a Google software engineer is that it isn’t anti-diversity or a screed.
The Art Fair Saturday brought together Service Organization and Volunteers.
Consider this a requiem for a Grand Dame. Or perhaps it will be a clarion call.
Passing through the 25 booths for 20 artists that comprised this year’s 51st Annual Salado Art Fair was awkward, embarrassing and painful on many levels. It is doubtful that more than 1,000 people passed through the gates of the Fair this year.
A project to add sidewalks, lighting and bicycle trails on Main Street through Salado could be put out for bid in 2019.
2017 Salado Eagles Varsity Football
|8/19/17||10:00 AM||Pflugerville Weiss Scrimmage||Scrimmage||Away||Pflugerville Weiss High School
16821 Weiss Ln, Pflugerville, TX 78660
|8/24/17||7:00 PM||Jarrell Cougars||Scrimmage||Home||Eagle Stadium|
|9/1/17||7:30 PM||Troy Trojans||Non-District||Away||UMHB Crusader Stadium
1536 University Dr., Belton, TX 76513
|9/8/17||7:30 PM||Comfort Bobcats||Non-District (Parent’s Night)||Home||Eagle Stadium|
|9/15/17||7:30 PM||Hyde Park Panthers||Non-District||Away||Hyde Park High School
11400 North Mo-Pac Expressway, Austin, TX 78759
|9/22/17||7:30 PM||Florence Buffaloes||Non-District (Homecoming)||Home||Eagle Stadium|
|9/29/17||7:30 PM||Leander Glenn Grizzlies||Non-District||Away||Leander Glenn High School
1320 Collaborative Way, Leander, TX 78641
|10/13/17||7:30 PM||Fairfield Eagles||9-4A. Div. 2||Home||Eagle Stadium|
|10/20/17||7:30 PM||Lorena Leopards||District||Away||Lorena High School
1 Leopard LN., Lorena TX 76655
|10/27/17||7:30 PM||Mexia Black Cats||District||Home||Eagle Stadium|
|11/3/17||7:30 PM||Robinson Rockets||District||Home||Eagle Stadium|
|11/10/17||7:30 PM||Connally Cadets||District||Away||Connally High School
901 N Lacy Dr, Lacy Lakeview, TX 76705
Superintendent Michael Novotny
Principal Ross Sproul
Asst. Principal Rachel Lee
Athletic Director Paul Baird
Head Football Coach Alan Haire