FIRE RESPONSEESD may get CTP billboard

CLEBURNE – A billboard to advertise for volunteer firefighters on the Chisholm Trail Parkway could be satisfactory with the Texas Department of Transportation. Read More...
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BUSINESSBrown honored for 50 years in banking

Linda Brown has been honored by the Texas Bankers Foundation, a philanthropic arm of the Texas Bankers Association, for a banking career that has lasted 50 years. Read More...
SOFTBALL6U Aftermath plays at PONY Fastpitch World Series

Aftermath, an all-star softball team formed from 6U players from the Burleson Youth Association, recently represented the city of Burleson at the PONY Fastpitch Softball World Series in Lubbock. Read More...
Trip to OKC perfect for getaway

The drive there is bearable enough at just 3 1/2 hours from Burleson. 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...

Burleson -- Roy Lee Silkwood, 93, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014. Read More...
New Jersey sues over Florida pizza shop logo

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to the Garden State Parkway's green and yellow signs. Full Story
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Stonestreet: Acceptance will grow for gay athletes

NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Eric Stonestreet predicts that one day, it's not going to take an act of courage for an openly gay person to play in the NFL. Full Story