CITY | PERSONNELFire chief search narrowed to three
A field of 69 applicants has been narrowed to three finalists for the city's next fire chief.Burleson Fire Chief Gary Wisdom, who has served the city for more than 17 years as the first full-time paid fire chief, announced in August that he was retiring. Read More...
Celebrate 134th anniversary of city's founding Saturday
A parade with modern-day residents dressed as some in Burleson may have at the time of the city’s founding, on Oct. Read More...
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FOOTBALL | BURLESON AT JOSHUA, 7:30 P.M. FRIDAYElks look to go 3-0 in district, spoil Owls homecoming
Burleson will begin moving toward a place in the football playoffs for the third straight season if it is able to finish a three-game stretch Friday against winless opponents with a victory. Read More...
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POLICE | BACKING THE BLUETip-a-Cop raised funds for Citizens Police Academy alumni
Officer Kevin Cordell, left, shows off the pink handcuffs Sgt. Brian O'Heren used to come through on a $100 dare to "arrest" an officer Monday during "Tip-A-Cop" at Grumps Burgers in Old Town. Read More...
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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John Goodman loses massive amount of weight
“Trumbo” star shows for London premiere looking almost unrecognizable.