CITY | INDEPENDENCE DAYCelebration includes concert, fireworks, parade

Independence Day celebrations will begin early and finish late Saturday in Burleson.The day opens with the 11th annual Burleson Lions Club’s Independence Day Parade starting and finishing at Kerr Middle School. Read More...
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | OLD TOWNWild About Harry's to open July 4

A popular Dallas restaurant with a cult following is setting up its first franchise location in Old Town.Wild About Harry's, serving hot dogs and frozen custard, will celebrate its grand opening July 4. Read More...

Future Lady Elk softball players cap camp with fun
The participants at Burleson's softball camps finished off four days of softball work by sliding on the field tarp. Read More...
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WEATHER | RAINY DAYRainbow sighted after rain

A rainbow stretching over Burleson and south Fort Worth was visible to motorists Wednesday at Farm-to-Market 1187 and Interstate 35W after heavy rains related to tropical storm "Bill" subsided. 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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Thousands truckin' to Chicago for final Grateful Dead shows

CHICAGO (AP) — The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included, in the shadow of a world-famous dinosaur. Full Story
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Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?

Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.