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    EMERGENCY RESPONSESnowfall leads to accidents

    02/27/2015 10:45 AM CST
    Reports of accidents cluttered the emergency communications scanner Friday morning as snow moved in and blanketed the area. 
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    Ice a treat for some
    02/25/2015 07:31 PM CST - Maddisyn and Kaitlyn Hubbard were among many Burleson residents Monday to turn household items into makeshift sleds to navigate ice that froze city streets. Read More...

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    Egypt court sentences 4 Muslim Brotherhood members to death

    CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has sentenced four members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood organization to death and 14 to life in prison. Full Story
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    AP NewsBreak: PGA Tour to move Match Play to Texas

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The PGA Tour is completing plans to bring the Match Play Championship to Austin, Texas, starting in 2016. Full Story
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    BOYS BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS | FORT WORTH O.D. WYATT 67, CENTENNIAL 56Wyatt decks Spartans

    MANSFIELD - Try as they might, Centennial's boys basketball team just couldn't stay within striking distance of Fort Worth O. Read More...
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    (BURLESON STAR/COURTESY PHOTO)
    EMERGENCY RESPONSESnowfall leads to accidents

    02/27/2015 10:45 AM CST
    Reports of accidents cluttered the emergency communications scanner Friday morning as snow moved in and blanketed the area. 
    Read More...
    Ice a treat for some
    02/25/2015 07:31 PM CST - Maddisyn and Kaitlyn Hubbard were among many Burleson residents Monday to turn household items into makeshift sleds to navigate ice that froze city streets. Read More...

    Fire shuts down Sonic
    02/25/2015 07:21 PM CST - Fans of their sweet tea, burgers and tots may have to wait a while to grab a bite to eat at the Sonic Drive-In on East Renfro Street. Read More...

    Theft on rise, other crimes down
    02/25/2015 07:20 PM CST - Part I crimes in Burleson fell last year by 7.1 percent, with the most significant drops in burglaries. Theft, however, rose, with theft of vehicle parts climbing by 48 percent and theft from vehicles rising by 6. Read More...

    Sleetstorm blankets Burleson
    02/23/2015 04:26 PM CST - Before an early morning "sleetstorm" Monday turned Burleson into "Icegeddon," officials were already working to address and eliminate danger for residents. Read More...

    Men face four felonies in robbery, shooting
    02/20/2015 03:53 PM CST - The alleged gunman and his accused accomplice in the Dec. 19 shooting of two seasoned Burleson police officers and robbery of Wells Fargo bank have been formerly charged by a Johnson County grand jury. Read More...

    Burleson's best, brightest honored by chamber
    02/20/2015 03:50 PM CST - Show up. Sit in the front row. Raise your hand.These are three things anyone can do to have an extraordinary life, Craig Couch said Thursday at his Burleson Area Chamber of Commerce encore presentation. Read More...

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    Maine weighs revoking seat belt law days after 75-car pileup

    AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — It's an effort that even the bill's sponsor acknowledges is poor timing. Just two days after a 75-vehicle pileup injured at least 17 people in the state, lawmakers in Maine are considering legislation that would allow adults to opt out of wearing seat belts. Full Story
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    AP PHOTOS: Germany Young Ensemble

    BERLIN (AP) — Hoping to demonstrate their posture, agility and strength, a handful of boys and more than 120 girls between ages 7 and 9 tried out for the Young Ensemble of Berlin's Friedrichstadt-Palast theatre in February. Full Story