News Stories

Burleson Police are investigating a shooting of a man early Thursday morning.

The growth that the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex has experienced is catching up in Burleson.

While his elder siblings worked the family’s sharecropping fields in a remote part of Tyler, a young Willie Alexander followed around his mother in the kitchen.

After months and even years of anticipation, Congressman Roger Williams (R) finally presented his constituents the opportunity to talk to him at a public forum.

Sports

For a year Hank Meyer has been driven to qualify for state in wrestling.

The sophomore at Centennial went 2-2 last year at the regional tournament and it left a sour taste in his mouth.

ARLINGTON ­— Caleb Werner loves playing defense.

That’s his thing, just ask Fort Worth Southwest senior guard Andrew Wyzykowski.

Things didn’t go as planned for Centennial’s competitors at the Class 5A UIL state swimming and diving championships over the weekend at Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center in Austin.

When Brian Tickell arrived at Centennial to take over the baseball program he quickly realized the Spartans’ cupboard was anything but bare.

Obituaries

Thomas James Byers, 58, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, in Fort Worth, Texas.

Edith Faye (Faulk) Shepherd, 97, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2019
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at Burleson Church of Christ.

Burleson Star

327 N.W. Renfro St.
PO Box 909
Burleson, TX 76028-0909

Phone: 817-295-0486
FAX: 817-295-5278