Beginning Aug. 1 at the Salado Museum, Salado Village Voice will present “Cartooning Texas: One Hundred Years of Cartoon Art in the Lone Star State,” an exhibition developed by Maury Forman and Robert A. Calvert for the Center for Texas Studies at the University of North Texas with support from Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.[Read more…]
Date Opponent Location 7th B 7th A 8th B 8th A Sept. 12 Academy Away 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM Sept. 19 Troy Home 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM Sept. 26 Connally Away 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM Oct. 3 Robinson Home 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM Oct. 10 Rogers Away 6:15 PM Oct. 17 Lorena Away 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM Oct. 24 Madisonville Home 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM Oct. 31 Mexia Away 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM Nov. 7 Fairfield Home 4:30 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:30 PM
Project Backpack Fundraiser scheduled for July 14 – August 11.
The eleventh annual Project Backpack Fundraiser will support Salado ISD students for the 2019-2020 school year who are pre-qualified for the Salado Family Relief Back to School Program.[Read more…]
The annual Salado Fireworks show on Salado Creek on July 6 with the show beginning at full dark about 9 p.m. at Sherrill Park in Mill Creek.
There will be a day full of activities, including food and drinks for purchase, kids’ games and booths. There will also be a men’s golf tournament during the day.[Read more…]
Salado Historical Society will hold its annual 4th of July picnic at noon July 4 at the Salado High School cafetorium,.[Read more…]
Services held Dec. 5 for Joyce Edwina Smith
Services for Joyce Edwina Smith, of Temple, were Dec. 5, 2004 at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple with Rev. Joe Bentley officiating. The body was cremated. She died Dec. 3, 2004 at Wellington Living Center in Temple.
Joyce Edwina Smith was born in Agua Dulce, Texas to John William Smith and Nell Jones Smith Brandhorst. She graduated from the Incarnate Word Academy in Corpus Christi at age 17. She operated a very successful telephone answering service in Alice, Texas during the 1950s.
She moved to Waco, where she worked as a bookkeeper for Texas State Technical Institute, now TSTC. After retirement, she moved to Temple and was a professional, specialized seamstress.
Smith was preceded in death by her mother Nell Jones Smith Brandhorst in 2001, her husband Jacob Ronald Smith in 1970 and her grandson Jason Randall Smith in 1997.
Survivors are three sons, J.R. Smith, of Kingsville, Texas; John Wm. (Bill) Smith, of Salado, and Fredrick A. Smith, of Temple. She is survived by 10 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Salado United Methodist Church Building Fund, PO Box 771, Salado, TX 76571 or Church of the Epiphany Episcopal, 206 N. 3rd, Kingsville, TX 78363.
Eddie Daniel Turner passes away Jan. 28
Eddie Daniel Turner, 91 years old of Pasadena and formerly of Salado, passed away on January 28, 2006.
He was born October 29, 1914 to Lee Ander and Radie Pauline Blackwell Turner in Coryell County, Eliga, Texas.
Eddie was the youngest of seven children. He attended Killeen High School and was a member of the Church of Christ since childhood.
Turner moved to Houston in the early 1940’s and started to work driving a bus for the Houston Transit Company. In 1943, he went to work for Sinclair Refining Company where he worked for 30 years before retiring. Following his dream to return to the central Texas area after retirement, he and his wife moved to Salado. They lived there until 2001, when they moved back to Pasadena to be near their children.
He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Hope Edwards Turner, who he married June 26, 1937. Also, his daughters Lanora Turner, of Pasadena; Sarah Lee, of Austin and formerly of Salado; son Sidney D. Turner and wife Marjorie Dell Turner of Pasadena, 16 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
He was preceded in death by a son, Garland Eddie Turner, his parents, and siblings.
The family requests donations be made to the Eddie Daniel Turner Grandchildren Scholarship.