Lzzy Hale, lead singer of Halestorm, performs at the Bell County Expo Center in April 2011. The band will return to Belton on Aug. 13 with the Carnival of Madness tour featuring Evanescence and Chevelle. Tickets are on sale now. (Jordan Overturf/Telegram file photo)
Godsmack lead singer Sully Erna rocks out during a Sunday performance at the Bell County Expo Center. The show was part of the Mass Chaos Tour featuring Godsmack, Staind and Halestorm. (Debra Gonzalez/Telegram)
Dale Watson will perform for the first time in Temple, this Saturday for the opening of the outdoor summer concert series at O'Brien's Irish Pub. (Courtesy Photo) Dale Watson to perform first-ever Temple concert on Saturday
Lauren Blair, 11, of Belton, Texas, shows her patriotism while watching the Belton July 4th Parade held annually since the mid 1800s. In 2008 USA Today named the Belton 4th of July Parade as one the nation's "Top Ten Places to Fly Your Flag on the 4th."