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SCHOOLS | STEAMSTEAM officially opens at repurposed Frazier campus
Burleson ISD's first foray into a science, technology, engineering, art and math steered campus is complete.Superintendent Bret Jimerson, school trustees and other dignitaries officially opened STEAM Middle School of Choice during a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday evening at the former Frazier Elementary School. Read More...
Video in Precinct 3 race questions job performance
A waterfall of open records are being used in the Johnson County Precinct 3 commissioner's race, as former Commissioner Mark Carpenter attempts to win back his job and Commissioner Jerry Stringer tries to keep his. Read More...
Tarrant Co. rises to top spot in tax accounts
There are more tax accounts in Tarrant County than any other county in Texas, Tax Assessor-Collector Ron Wright says.Tarrant County recently surpassed Harris County in South Texas for the honor, attributed to business growth and the explosion in Barnett Shale mineral interests. Read More...
BUSINESS | GIVINGCivitas donates $100K to Southwestern's nursing campaign
Civitas Senior Living has made a $100,000 donation to Southwestern Adventist University's campaign for a new nursing and administration building. Read More...
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CITY | EVENTSValentine's dance is Saturday
Residents are invited to break out their dancing shoes for an evening of fun Saturday at the Burleson Recreation Center.The annual Father/Daughter and Mother/Son Valentine Dance, hosted by Burleson's parks and recreation department, is in two sessions, from 4-6:30 p. Read More...
COURTS | ETHAN COUCH'Affluenza' teen moved to Tarrant County's adult jail
Ethan Couch, the teen who killed four and injured others in a 2013 drunken driving crash on Burleson-Retta Road and was the subject of a December 2015 manhunt, has been moved from juvenile detention into a maximum-security area of the Tarrant County adult jail. Read More...
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Kanye West's super strict rules for Yeezy show models
Kanye West had some pretty strict rules for how models at his Yeezy Season 3 fashion extravaganza should display his clothes.