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BURLESON –  There is a lot of activity coming out of the Burleson Independent School District these days – the most notable of which was Monday’s first school board meeting of the 2017-18 school ye

JOHNSON COUNTY – Sheriff Adam King confirmed this week his department is investigating the actions of a county man who apparently shot and killed two neighbor’s “pit bull-type” dogs during a back y

JOHNSON COUNTY – It’s unusual when 18 people unanimously agree to anything, much less the representatives of 18 law enforcement, social service agencies and county prosecutors.

It’s an innovative idea, to be sure.
Professional slumber parties. For a fee.

(Editor’s Note: This Thursday, July 20, 2017 first person account is from Burleson Star Intern Julianne McGee)


A Burleson golf professional has earned the rare opportunity to compete with professional golfers in one of the most prestigious events in the game.

Burleson football players Ethan McBrayer, left, and Jaylen Johnson, right, each top honors at the Advocare QB/WR 2017 State Championship that took place at Burleson ISD Stadium Sunday.

Burleson boys basketball players Robert Shelton and Brennan Zeiner helped Texas Kamakazie to the ninth grade division championships at the Junior Nationals Showcase in Frisco over the weekend.

In June, Burleson boys soccer coach Travis Hughes and girls soccer coach Chris Leshinsnki held a soccer camp at Burleson ISD Stadium.

Julia Tucker, a Burleson resident who played women’s soccer at Hill College, recently received National Junior College Athletic Association academic honors for the 2016-2017 school year.


Hattie Faye McCulley, 99, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 16, 2017.

Glenda Sue Stephens, 70, of Burleson, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Burleson.

Donald Clint Green, 90, of Burleson, passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017.

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