For another kind of Throwback Thursday, here are our Graduate pages from the Class of 2008 and the Class of 1998. Click the images to see the PDF editions.
Salado High School Commencement will be 7 p.m. Fri., June 1 at University of Mary Hardin Baylor Mayborn Center.
By Tim Fleischer Editor-in-Chief
Salado native Allen Sirois was working on the loading dock at McGregor Welding Supply in Belton when he heard an explosion.
“The earth shook,” he said. “I’m not kidding. It sounded like a bomb.”
The Salado Cemetery Association will host the annual Memorial Day Service at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, May 28 at the Historic Salado Cemetery on Baines Street. Everyone is invited to honor our veterans on this special day and pay tribute to their service to our country.
Genealogical workshops offered during Texas History Days in Salado
Genealogical research is a complex process that uses family and historical records, genetic analysis, and intensive research to discover and verify ancestry.
The genealogy workshop will be held during Texas History Days in Salado Festival conducted by Martha Everman Jones, Ph.D.
Texas History Days in Salado will include tours of National and Texas Historical sites, a speech by Sam Houston from the balcony of Stagecoach Inn, demonstrations, open house, exhibits, a Shakespearean play in Western garb and much more on June 8-10.
Dane Hankamer graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs May 23 with Secretary of Defense, General “Mad Dog” James Mattis presiding over the ceremony.
Hankamer graduates in the top 3 percent in his class at the Air Force Academy.
Kayla Manning is heading to Harvard this fall after graduating at the top of her class at Salado High School.
The daughter of Will and Kris Manning, Kayla will graduate Salado High School with a final GPA of 113.667.
Kaden Smien, the son of Reem and Eddie Smien of Salado, is the Salutatorian for the Salado High School graduating class of 2018 with an overall GPA of 110.807.
He has attended Salado schools since the seventh grade.
Salado Rotary Club barbecue cook-off May 26
Salado Rotary Club is hosting ‘Que on Main Barbecue Cook-off with teams at various business locations along Main St. on May 26.