• 10 Things to Know for Tuesday - 07/28/2014 08:20 PM CDT
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    CITY COUNCILRetail study results unveiled

    City Council members this week learned the results of a retail study conducted by the Buxton Company, a company that, among other things, matches communities with retail partnerships. Read More...
    BUSINESS
    (Burleson Star/File Photo)
    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...
    SPORTS
    (SUBMITTED PHOTO/BURLESON STAR)
    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...
    LIFESTYLES
    (Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER)
    CHISHOLM TRAIL 100 CLUBCT100 Club challenged to 'keep the promise'

    The Chisholm Trail 100 Club provides a lifeline, a promise families of emergency responders can count upon in their time of need, said John Calandro III. Read More...
    TEXAS NEWS
    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...
    OBITUARIES
    ROY LEE SILKWOOD

    Burleson -- Roy Lee Silkwood, 93, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014. Read More...
    (Andy Kropa/Andy Kropa /Invision/AP)
    Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop

    NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is a bonafide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop. Full Story
    (Gary Reyes/Bay Area News Group)
    Batkid documentary in the works

    A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he “saved Gotham” as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.