CITY COUNCIL | FINANCESProposed budget would call for steady tax rate
Valuation increase could lead to higher tax bills
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...
Hamm Creek reopens; pass-holders to get extension
CLEBURNE – Annual pass-holders at Hamm Creek Park won't be penalized for an act of God.Spring flooding left so much debris in the park that it had to be closed for 90 days, County Commissioner Rick Bailey said, and annual pass holders could not access the park. Read More...
FOOTBALL | BURLESON VS. FORT WORTH WESTERN HILLS, 7 p.m. FRIDAY At CLARK STADIUMImproved Cougars face Elks
A year ago, Burleson ran roughshod over Fort Worth Western Hills winning 63-6 in the Elks' season-opener.Elks' fans shouldn't expect a similar result when Burleson takes on Western Hills at 7 p. Read More...
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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...
Watch: New 'Star Wars' teaser shows John Boyega wielding lightsaber
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ clip indicates Finn and Adam Driver’s Kylo Ren will duel in snowstorm.