by Michael Novotny, Salado ISD Superintendent Earlier this month, the Salado Historical Society dedicated a new Texas State Historic Commission historical marker at the Salado Civic Center. The marker commemorates the life of Alice Joy Gray Hamblem, who donated the land for a Salado Public School in 1924. For the following 43 years the “Red Brick […]
.I have a safety concern for pedestrians crossing the Salado Main St. bridge. Salado businesses largely depend on tourists for their income. Special events such as the Christmas Stroll, Gathering of the Clans, etc are likewise an important part of marketing Salado as a destination. There is a safety issue when two families with baby […]
Donald Trump will lose, at least it seems so. Perhaps we can prepare for a sigh of relief.. However, he has done inestimable damage to our national unity. Shakespeare said it so well, “The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.” In this instance his expected political […]
The recently announced merger between Salado’s two major historical organizations, the Central Texas Area Museum and the Robertson Colony-Salado College Foundation, not only creates a vibrant new history complex but also provides a fresh perspective for the people of Salado to enjoy and support.
Less than a month before the election, the Republican speaker of the House says he won’t defend or campaign with his party’s presidential nominee. The nominee has responded by slamming the speaker on Twitter, and his campaign manager is accusing some (unnamed) elected Republicans of sexual harassment against her.
There is much happening in the Village. Here is an update. 1. Stagecoach continues to work on the Dining Room. Several months ago, the owner gave a presentation to the BOA and it depicted a beautiful dining area for your dining pleasures.
Donald Trump got sound advice the other day. At a rally at Davenport, Iowa, he told the crowd that a prominent supporter had called and urged him not to sweat all the attacks at the Democratic National Convention.
Dear Editor: Who’s the right choice? What is best for America? Trump? Clinton? Johnson (Libertarian)? Stein (Green)? Writein?
by Skip Blancett, Mayor of Salado “There are few villages like Salado. It marches to a different drum that is difficult to put your-arms-around,” said a new resident recently. “Why?”
To the Editor: I have lived in many cities, large and small, towns and Villages. I don’t believe in any, except for Salado, where the stopping or parking of vehicles on the pavement of the street with no lights or other means to indicate the vehicle is stopped with impunity. This is done every day […]