News Stories

Memorial Day weekend 2017 saw 21 motorists lose their lives on Texas roadways due to alcohol and/or drug impairment.

The past four years of studying, extracurriculars and hard work have lead the valedictorian and salutatorian of the graduating class at Burleson High School to be accepted to two top Texas universi

Two students’ dedication to their studies at Centennial High School has paid off, as the valedictorian and salutatorian of the class of 2019 are preparing for graduation and bright futures.

The biggest event in Burleson, the 21st annual Honey Tour Bicycle Ride, is scheduled for Saturday.

The race brings in cyclists from all over the state and the country.

At a recent community meeting to discuss stray bullets from unincorporated areas landing inside the city limits, Burleson Place 4 City Councilman Todd Hulsey fired the loudest shot.

Sports

FORT WORTH — After getting shutout in its playoff opener with Lake Dallas, Centennial’s baseball team came out with a new offensive attitude in Game 2 on Friday.

With Burleson’s baseball team making an extended run in the playoffs, football coach Gary McElroy was without several key cogs during the first three weeks of spring drills.

For the first time since the inception of the football program at Centennial, the Spartans weren’t able to hold a true spring game this season.

FORT WORTH - Staked to a 1-0 lead in the first inning, Lake Dallas starting pitcher Cade McCollum made the single run stand Thursday night against Centennial

JUSTIN - For the second consecutive time in the playoffs, Centennial junior pitcher Brayden Freeman was dazzling on the mound.

Obituaries

Paul Click, 92, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2019.

Arif “Poppy” Arslanovski, age 83, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, May 4, 2019.

Irvin Curt Apel, went home to be with his LORD and Savior on April 26, 2019, three days after his 85th birthday.

Burleson Star

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Burleson, TX 76028-0909

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