Don Engleking has announced that he will not seek a fourth term as Bell County Justice of the Peace for Precicnt 2.
Bell County Commissioner Tim Brown announced that he would seek a seventh and final term on the Commissioners Court in the March 2018 Republican primary. Brown made the announcement from the Commissioner’s Court on Sept. 18.
Salado Police will visit local Night Out events
Salado neighbors are encouraged to gather together for the National Night Out on Oct. 3 with block parties and other gatherings where they will have a chance to meet and learn more about their neighbors.
David Blackburn, a former city manager for Killeen and Temple, announced his candidacy for Bell County Judge Sept. 5 outside the Bell County Courthouse.
The Mayborn Science Theater, located on the campus of Central Texas College, will host a viewing of the solar eclipse on Aug. 21.
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.
Central Texas College (CTC) held a ribbon cutting during its Friday Night Flights Tailfin Tailgate celebration last Friday to announce the addition of four new planes and a flight simulator for the school’s Aviation Science department. Two Piper Archers and two Piper Arrows were added to the fleet of training airplanes along with a Frasca Level 5 flight simulator. The new inventory will be used for student training and flight competition.
Salado Village Voice questioned the seven candidates for the Village of Salado Board of Aldermen on disannexation. Their answers follow.
S.E.E.D Fest will bring a day of Earth-based learning to Bell county 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on April 29 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bell County.
The Republican Party of Bell County will meet on Monday, March 20, in the Commissioners Courtroom, Bell County Courthouse, 101 East Central Avenue, Belton.