I-14 change to affect Highway 190 frontage road properties
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 23:23:00 -0500
U.S. Highway 190 is being renamed Interstate 14 as part of a new freeway that will span Central Texas. With the renaming of the interstate comes the renaming of all the properties located along the adjacent frontage road. Belton City Council and city staff members discussed the process and various name options at Tuesday’s City Council workshop.
Woman, 4 children killed as flood swamps Texas neighborhood
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:35:00 -0500
Lisa Asberry Davis said on Saturday that she and her three children waded to safety through water up to their chins after torrential rains in East Texas swamped a cul-de-sac of homes during the night and forced some residents onto rooftops.
Couple renovates 100-year-old home in Temple
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 19:03:00 -0500
A red brick house with 12 large white columns sits on the corner of 25th Street and Avenue H. Inside, more than 100 years worth of stories have collected.
Bloomin’ Festival comes to a close
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 19:01:00 -0500
After being rained out Friday night, the 11th annual Bloomin’ Temple Festival in downtown Temple had better weather on Saturday. The two-day event was set to close at midnight with musical performances on three stages — Tejano, rhythm and blues and country.
Turtle power: Annual fest draws a crowd
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:40:00 -0500
Michelangelo, one of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, was a hit Saturday during the ninth-annual Turtle Festival at Yettie Polk Park.
Grant to benefit Miller Springs Nature Center
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:36:00 -0500
The Central Texas Master Naturalist Chapter was awarded a 2016 Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Community Outdoor Outreach Program grant.The grant, close to $100,000 over two years, will fund two initiatives — trail maintenance and habitat restoration at Miller Springs Nature Center.
Michigan title company sues Bell County attorney
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:34:00 -0500
A Bell County attorney, already in federal government custody after an Aug. 20 indictment in a Florida federal court, is being sued in civil court by a title agency located in Michigan, according to court documents.
$1.5 million road project in the works for Belton
tdtnews.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:32:00 -0500
The majority of city-owned streets in Belton will receive touch-ups as part of a five-year maintenance plan. Funds have been identified for the first two years worth of work and the $1.5 million project will bid in June.The first phase of the plan will focus on roads in central and south Belton, where the older streets are, City Engineer Angellia Points said.
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Praise for Temple College play
Thanks to Temple College for the enjoyable play “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.”
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City attorney speaks on laws at Temple College
tdtnews.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:20:00 -0500
Temple College students learned Thursday about how city government works from City Attorney Kayla Landeros, guest speaker at the last of three leadership and civic engagement seminars.
Juvenile crime causes concern
tdtnews.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:17:00 -0500
At least one person who lives in East Temple is worried about children committing crimes.
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