• Elks defense boots Spartans - 10/21/2014 11:51 AM CDT
  • Burleson collects sweep - 10/17/2014 11:35 PM CDT
  • Centennial survives scares - 10/17/2014 11:18 PM CDT
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    ATHLETICS | BATTLE FOR THE BOOTElks retain 'The Boot'

    10/21/2014 12:17 PM CDT
    Burleson Coach Gary McElroy, center, celebrates retaining "The Boot" for consecutive years with Timothy Krolak (12), nose tackle John Carter and the Elks. 
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    Elks, Spartans hit perfect pitch
    10/21/2014 12:12 PM CDT - The Spirit of the Elks and the Spartan Regiment each earned first division ratings Saturday in the Region 7 UIL Marching Band Contest at Burleson ISD Stadium. Read More...

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    Sweden scales back submarine hunt

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden's military has withdrawn some of the ships taking part in a submarine hunt in the Stockholm archipelago. Full Story
    TEXAS NEWS
    American, US Airways tweak fees, mileage rules

    DALLAS (AP) — If you use miles to get a free ticket on American Airlines, you may have to pay to check that suitcase. Full Story
    SPORTS
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    FOOTBALL | BURLESON 23, CENTENNIAL 10Elks defense boots Spartans

    On a night when Burleson’s defense forced four turnovers, the last was the most costly to the Elks’ crosstown rival Centennial. Read More...

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    ATHLETICS | BATTLE FOR THE BOOTElks retain 'The Boot'

    10/21/2014 12:17 PM CDT
    Burleson Coach Gary McElroy, center, celebrates retaining "The Boot" for consecutive years with Timothy Krolak (12), nose tackle John Carter and the Elks. 
    Read More...
    Elks, Spartans hit perfect pitch
    10/21/2014 12:12 PM CDT - The Spirit of the Elks and the Spartan Regiment each earned first division ratings Saturday in the Region 7 UIL Marching Band Contest at Burleson ISD Stadium. Read More...

    Campus cleaning was precautionary measure
    10/21/2014 12:09 PM CDT - Centennial High School is the cleanest campus in North Texas.It was discovered late last week that a parent of a Centennial student was on the same flight as Amber Vinson, a Dallas nurse who treated Thomas Eric Duncan, the first American Ebola case. Read More...

    'Mr. Burleson' Les Todd, friend of all, dies
    10/20/2014 05:01 PM CDT - Les Todd, known for his quick wit, friendly smile and undisputedly as "Mr. Burleson," has died. He was 95."He always gave you a complement and he meant it," said Dale Dexheimer, who grew to know Todd through a variety of community activities. Read More...

    Friends roast, toast Rep. Rob Orr
    10/20/2014 04:55 PM CDT - Some of those who at least used to be his best of friends roasted state Rep. Rob Orr during a special Burleson Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday. Read More...

    Call leads to 'Ebola scare'
    10/16/2014 10:33 PM CDT - CLEBURNE – A patient that had some of the symptoms similar to a carrier of the Ebola virus Tuesday ended up just being sick. Read More...

    Burning banned in Precinct 1
    10/16/2014 10:31 PM CDT - A portion of Johnson County has joined four surrounding counties by evoking an outdoor burning ban.Landowners in the southwest portion of Johnson County, within Precinct 1, are restricted from outdoor burning. Read More...

    Elusive bobcat again escapes from New Jersey home

    STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A pet bobcat that has repeatedly escaped from its owner's southern New Jersey home is again on the loose. Full Story
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    Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls

    NEW YORK (AP) — Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week. Full Story
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    Renee Zellweger barely recognizable Monday on red carpet

    The actress, who hasn’t been in a film since 2010, shows up for Elle’s Annual Women in Hollywood Awards in Los Angeles looking like she’s had some plastic surgery.