Category Archives: CenTex Scene

Billy Joe Shaver Inspires at the CAC

Temple's Cultural Activities Center has had its share of moments over the last few years.  A moving Jack Ingram performance.  Bob Schneider and the Moonlight Orchestra.  Even J.D Souther less than a month ago. On Saturday night, a visibly tired 78 year old cowboy walked out to the microphone and moved the whole audience by…
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JD Souther: Musician, Actor, Living Legend

History has shown time and again that one person can influence their generation.  But what if that same person not only influences society for that one generation, but multiple ones over the course of decades?  Someone who may have the answer to that question is a man born in Detroit, raised in Texas, and credited as…
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The CAC celebrates the Big 6-0

In the summer of 1958, a group of Temple citizens know as the City Women's Federation began what would become a moving force in the local arts and entertainment community for central Texas.  A three day festival celebrating the arts became what is known today as the Cultural Activities Center. Nora Lee Mayhew (Mrs. R.E.)…
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Monster Trucks Invade Belton

Saturday night, the crowd turned out for the No Limits Monster Truck show at the Bell County Expo Center. CenTexFun was on hand to welcome the winner of the Feast With The Beast contest, Katalina Pound and her family.  They arrived via Estacia's Limo Service.  The family got to hang out on the floor of…
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