News Stories

As Metroplex temperatures hit triple digits, Burleson’s sales tax revenue continues to improve by double digits.

Wilshire Boulevard, can’t live with it, can’t live without it. The main drag in Burleson also named Highway 174, connects travelers to businesses and homes all the way to Cleburne.

The Burleson Animal Shelter wants your help. During the height of summer, they receive about three calls a week concerning dogs being left in hot, locked cars.

An accomplice in the murder of Todd Neal Jr. has been arrested.

College tuition is pricey, no question.


A year ago, Centennial was tagged by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine to make the playoffs and Burleson wasn’t.

A team of girls basketball players from Burleson High School won the JV Girls Division championship at the 2018 Spurs & All American Sports National Championship July 6-7 in San Antonio.

Former Burleson star athletes Misty Garvin-Wilson and Steve Kelly were recently inducted as members of the 2018 class of the Tarleton State’s Hall of Fame.

Last week, Centennial softball coach Shannon Sullivan held her  camp. Burleson Star sports editor Ricky Moore took photos at the camp.

Burleson volleyball coach D’Anna Newton’s camp was this week. The camp ended today. Burleson Star sports editor Ricky Moore took photos at the camp.


Alice (Cepak) Janecka, age 78, of Burleson, passed away Friday, July 13, 2018, in Waco.

David Guttery, 84, of Burleson, passed away Friday, June 1, 2018.

Alfred (Al) Lee Branch, Jr.

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Burleson, TX 76028-0909

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