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    CITY COUNCILCouncil lights up e-cig talks

    04/22/2014 11:25 AM CDT
    Electronic cigarette regulations could be coming to Burleson.City Council members at their Monday meeting discussed the possibility of having e-cigarette regulations in the future, but stopped short of listing specific steps toward an ordinance. 
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    Williams calls upon electors to step up and vote
    04/22/2014 11:20 AM CDT - The opportunity to vote in elections at all levels of office is a privilege that should not be taken lightly, U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, R-Austin, said Monday when he spoke to the Burleson Area Midday Rotary Club. Read More...

    NATION / WORLD
    Government finances improved across Europe in 2013

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Official figures show that governments across the 28-country European Union recorded lower budget deficits in 2013 amid lower spending and an economic recovery that shored up revenues. 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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    SOFTBALLLady Spartans, Lady Elks set to open playoffs

    Centennial and Burleson's softball teams will start the playoffs this week with a similar goal, to make a deeper playoff run than they did last season. Read More...
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    CITY COUNCILCouncil lights up e-cig talks

    04/22/2014 11:25 AM CDT
    Electronic cigarette regulations could be coming to Burleson.City Council members at their Monday meeting discussed the possibility of having e-cigarette regulations in the future, but stopped short of listing specific steps toward an ordinance. 
    Read More...
    Williams calls upon electors to step up and vote
    04/22/2014 11:20 AM CDT - The opportunity to vote in elections at all levels of office is a privilege that should not be taken lightly, U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, R-Austin, said Monday when he spoke to the Burleson Area Midday Rotary Club. Read More...

    Student's art lands on KBB T-shirt
    04/18/2014 12:42 PM CDT - London Gonzalez couldn't hold back her excitement Thursday. The Hughes Middle School student had just returned to school from a choir trip and was surprised by her family and city officials with the official Burleson Great American Cleanup T-shirt complete with her design of a human hand and a tree branch "hand" making a heart. Read More...

    Temporary containers violate city code
    04/18/2014 12:43 PM CDT - A year-long discussion on how to keep temporary shipping containers from becoming permanent fixtures in Burleson was brought back to light Tuesday. Read More...

    Durham drivers, GM honored with safety award
    04/18/2014 12:31 PM CDT - Durham School Services drivers in Burleson have been honored for their commitment to safety. Read More...

    Shelter reunites CA man, stolen pit bull
    04/15/2014 03:59 PM CDT - A man and his dog have been reunited after five long months thanks to the Burleson Animal Shelter. Read More...

    Mayor Vera Calvin Plaza dedicated
    04/15/2014 10:41 AM CDT - There were laughs, there were tears – there were ambulance sirens. "That's my welcome wagon," said former Mayor Vera Calvin. Read More...

    Some drama off-camera in Mideast conflict film

    AL-EIN REFUGEE CAMP, West Bank (AP) — An American director's short film about an Israeli army raid in a Palestinian refugee camp ends with a surprise — literally involving a rabbit, though not one pulled from a hat. Full Story
    Discovery to chronicle Everest avalanche

    NEW YORK (AP) — With its dreams of televising a daredevil's attempt to jump off Mount Everest over, the Discovery network said Tuesday it will instead make a documentary on last week's avalanche that killed more than a dozen mountain guides. Full Story