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    COURTSMan gets four months for role in death

    Rodriguez injected oil tycoon's grandson with heroin
    11/24/2014 05:24 PM CST
    Brennan Trainor Rodriguez, 21, of Burleson will serve four months in Tarrant County jail as terms of his probation for a guilty plea in the January 2013 death of Thomas “Ty” Boone Pickens IV, the grandson of billionaire T. 
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    Stribling PTO sets up Villa Dianna fund
    11/22/2014 12:38 AM CST - An early-morning fire Nov. 15 destroyed Villa Dianna, a popular Italian eatery in unincorporated Burleson, but it has strengthened the Stribling Elementary School's desire to support its immediate community. Read More...

    NATION / WORLD
    Company to give back wages to disabled workers

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — An employment program agreed to give $300,000 in back wages to around 100 disabled workers for allegedly failing to pay overtime and the minimum wage, as part of a settlement announced Wednesday by the U. Full Story
    TEXAS NEWS
    Even in Big 12, TCU still fighting for spotlight

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — For years, TCU fought to punch its way in to the old Bowl Championship Series, having to win on the field and in the public debate over whether the Horned Frogs were worthy of such lofty status. Full Story
    SPORTS
    BOYS BASKETBALL | CENTENNIAL 93, FORT WORTH CARTER-RIVERSIDECentennial s Dixon breaks scoring record

    Logan Dixon must like playing during the day.The junior post scored 32 points Monday afternoon to break Centennial’s single-game scoring mark in a 93-48 non-district victory over Fort Worth Carter-Riverside. Read More...
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    COURTSMan gets four months for role in death

    Rodriguez injected oil tycoon's grandson with heroin
    11/24/2014 05:24 PM CST
    Brennan Trainor Rodriguez, 21, of Burleson will serve four months in Tarrant County jail as terms of his probation for a guilty plea in the January 2013 death of Thomas “Ty” Boone Pickens IV, the grandson of billionaire T. 
    Read More...
    Stribling PTO sets up Villa Dianna fund
    11/22/2014 12:38 AM CST - An early-morning fire Nov. 15 destroyed Villa Dianna, a popular Italian eatery in unincorporated Burleson, but it has strengthened the Stribling Elementary School's desire to support its immediate community. Read More...

    Former resident Hicks gets death penalty
    11/22/2014 12:37 AM CST - Texas Rangers are investigating claims former Burleson resident Charles Ray Hicks Jr. killed five women before moving to Pennsylvania. Read More...

    Event collected 6.25 tons of waste
    11/22/2014 12:35 AM CST - Burleson residents have a lot of hazardous waste lying around – or at least they used to.About 6.25 tons of hazardous waste was collected Nov. Read More...

    GPS can't get you to C-E HQ
    11/22/2014 12:34 AM CST - Tractor-trailer drivers trying to make chicken deliveries are inadvertently being redirected to a neighborhood.When drivers use GPS to find Chicken-E's headquarters in the High Point Business Park in Burleson, they are being directed to the High Point subdivision, County Commissioner Jerry Stringer said. Read More...

    3-alarm blaze destroys Villa Dianna
    11/22/2014 12:33 AM CST - An early-morning fire Saturday destroyed a popular Italian eatery.Villa Dianna was fully-involved in fire at 6:45 a.m. when firefighters from Briaroaks were first to respond. Read More...

    Tour Group's top chefs picked in contest
    11/14/2014 03:31 PM CST - Kathy Volkman, right, offers Kim Malone a taste of Weststar Mortgage's entry Thursday in the Burleson Tour Group's annual Chili Cookoff. Read More...

    (AP)
    Trooper: Driver is lucky dog food didn't crush him

    FIFE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in Washington state say a semitruck driver is lucky he wasn't crushed by 50-pound bags of dog food when he fell asleep at the wheel, crashed into a ditch and spilled the kibble. Full Story
    New sentencing for 'Bernie' mortician

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas mortician whose conviction for killing a rich widow and storing her body in a freezer inspired the movie "Bernie" was granted a new sentencing hearing Wednesday, after the state's highest court agreed that his life prison sentence may be overly harsh. Full Story