• 10 Things to Know for Friday - 10/08/2015 09:28 PM CDT
    (Burleson Star/Lydia Dickey)
    SCHOOLS | BURLESON HIGHBurleson crowns king, queen

    Jennifer Decker, left, was named the queen and Brennan Coulter was named the king at Burleson High School's homecoming. Moments later, Burleson defeated Cleburne, 49-40, to retain a share of first place in the District 8-5A standings. Read More...
    Residents set for 'Night Out' Saturday
    Burleson police are asking residents to spend an evening outdoors meeting neighbors and generally having a lot of fun.The city's three-hour annual Night Out is aimed at bringing neighbors, city staff and emergency personnel together. Read More...

    Some pole signage changes rebuffed
    It's not back to the drawing board, but there is a "fair amount of work to do" over the next two weeks as city staff work to revamp proposed changes to the sign ordinance, Deputy City Manager Bradley Ford said. Read More...

    Wethington, 64, a popular banker and civic leader, dies
    Paul Wethington II, a past chairman of the Burleson Area Chamber of Commerce and a man known to have been quick with a prank and a helping hand, died Saturday. Read More...

    BUSINESS | GRAND OPENINGCendera Bank opens Burleson lending office

    Cendera Bank will open a Burleson loan production office today at 240 E. Renfro Street, Suite 101. The location will be the company's 25th, with a majority of operations in North Texas. Read More...
    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 Stamos reportedly took date rape drug

    The “Grandfathered” and “Full House” actor is accused on being on GHB when arrested in June, he claims he was using the drug to “lean out body mass.”