JOHNSON COUNTY | HISTORICAL COMMISSIONTwo will share county historian title

CLEBURNE – Two residents who have already proven their passion for preserving the past have been selected as Johnson County historians. Read More...
Proposed budget would call for steady tax rate
Residents have a chance to weigh in on the city's 2015-16 budget during a public hearing at 7 p.m. Sept. 8.Council members have discussed keeping taxes at the same rate, 74 cents per $100 of property valuation. Read More...

Emergency fair opportunity to get prepared
What should you do in the event of an emergency? Do your children know safety protocol?These answers will be provided during the third annual Johnson County Emergency Preparedness Fair, from 9 a. Read More...

Midnight fire claims family's home
Four people were able to escape a house fire that started shortly before midnight Monday.Firefighters were called to the scene of the fire at 11:59 p. Read More...

BUSINESS
CITY COUNCIL | OLD TOWNAs BPD moves out, developer eyes space

A center for higher education has been proposed as the future use for the site of the current Burleson Police Department building. Read More...
SPORTS
FOOTBALL | CENTENNIAL 51, FORT WORTH EASTERN HILLS 0Spartans' option attack proves too much for Highlanders

Going into the season, the biggest question mark for Centennial was its offense.The Spartans return just two starters from an 7-4 playoff team. Read More...
LIFESTYLES
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ENTERTAINMENT | MUSICCasey Donahew concert to benefit Special Olympics

The Casey Donahew Band is performing a live show at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 3 at Pop's Garage, 3709 Cockrell Ave. in Fort Worth, to benefit more than 3,800 Special Olympics Texas athletes in the Fort Worth area. Read More...
TEXAS NEWS
Houston's 2 airports set passenger records in 2013

HOUSTON (AP) More people than ever are passing through Houston's two major airports. Year-end traffic reports released Tuesday by the Houston Airport System show Hobby Airport was used by 11. Read More...
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Photos: Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj open 2015 VMA show together

Miley Cyrus led the pack for over-the-top outfits, while Taylor Swift classes up the night at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.