• Carroll, staff teaching future Spartans - 07/18/2014 10:19 AM CDT
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    LAW ENFORCEMENTIce-bucket challenge freezes the force

    07/25/2014 01:20 PM CDT
    CLEBURNE – The best cure for a steamy, 100-degree day? How about an ice-water bucket bath?"I can handle cold, but it numbs your head," Texas Ranger Don Stoner said.  
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    Shirts will be bought back by BISD
    07/25/2014 12:56 PM CDT - Parents who acted fast to purchase clothing to conform with the Burleson ISD's elementary dress code won't be left on the hook after district officials learned the website posting was errant. Read More...

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    Doctor: Lines placed correctly in Arizona inmate

    PHOENIX (AP) — The doctor who performed the autopsy on an Arizona death-row inmate whose execution was prolonged says the intravenous lines were placed correctly. 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
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    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...
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    (Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER)
    LAW ENFORCEMENTIce-bucket challenge freezes the force

    07/25/2014 01:20 PM CDT
    CLEBURNE – The best cure for a steamy, 100-degree day? How about an ice-water bucket bath?"I can handle cold, but it numbs your head," Texas Ranger Don Stoner said.  
    Read More...
    Shirts will be bought back by BISD
    07/25/2014 12:56 PM CDT - Parents who acted fast to purchase clothing to conform with the Burleson ISD's elementary dress code won't be left on the hook after district officials learned the website posting was errant. Read More...

    Woman, child killed in crash
    07/25/2014 09:55 AM CDT - A 19-year-old woman and her unborn child died after a two-car accident Thursday in the 900 block of County Road 1022. Read More...

    CT100 Club challenged to 'keep the promise'
    07/24/2014 09:54 AM CDT - 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...

    ESD may get CTP billboard
    07/22/2014 05:41 PM CDT - CLEBURNE – A billboard to advertise for volunteer firefighters on the Chisholm Trail Parkway could be satisfactory with the Texas Department of Transportation. Read More...

    Transportation council to meet at BRiCk
    07/22/2014 11:38 AM CDT - Burleson will host the next Greater Johnson County Transportation Coalition general meeting at 9 a.m. today at the Burleson Recreation Center, 550 N. Read More...

    Williams visits border town officials
    07/18/2014 06:05 PM CDT - The solution to the immigration crisis in the Rio Grande Valley and in other less crossed areas of the nation's southern border is reuniting unaccompanied children with their parents back in their home countries, U. Read More...

    No ticket for Shrek over loud musical, chief says

    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket. Full Story
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    Review: 'Guardians' is irreverent but not enough

    At the height of their powers, our overlords at Marvel have deigned to prove, like an emperor tolerating a court jester, that they do, in fact, have a sense of humor. Full Story