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Posted on BISD's Twitter Account at 10:20 p.m. Jan.

Burleson-area residents have earned academic degrees and honors and multiple colleges and universities around the nation. They include:

The city of Burleson is inviting residents to attend the upcoming Connect with the Council town hall meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Jan.

The  Burleson Police Department continues to search for the man who sexually assaulted a woman in her home, located on Wisteria Lane, Tuesday, Jan. 2.

Winter break in Burleson ended in tragedy on Sunday, Jan. 7. Around 5:45 p.m.

Sports

It didn’t take long for first-year Burleson boys basketball coach Joy Martin to fully immerse himself in the Elks rivalry with Centennial.

For the second consecutive time, Burleson held a lead over arch-rival Centennial at halftime at home.

Things went well for Burleson’s girls soccer team and new coach Erin Poyner as the Lady Elks won the title at the Lady Elk Tournament over the weekend. Burleson defended its title at the event.

The second boys soccer campaign for Centennial coach Brian Boydston started off well over the weekend as the Spartans finished second at the Saginaw Boswell Friendly Invitational.

There was a time when finishing third at the tournamnent was a big thing for the Burleson boys soccer program.

Those days are long gone.

Obituaries

Helen Marie Queen Threadgill died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018.

Burleson – Jere B. Bennett, 65, beautitian, nail tech., and retired employee of Sunshine Cars, Burleson, passed away Monday, Dec. 11, 2017.

John Graves, age 65, went home to be with his heavenly Father and his earthly father, John Graves Sr., at 1:05 a.m. Friday, Jan. 05, 2018.

Burleson Star

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Burleson, TX 76028-0909

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