News Stories

For the 15th consecutive year, the city of Burleson’s Fourth of July celebration will open with the Burleson Lions Club’s Independence Day Parade.

For over a year, the city of Burleson has awaited an updated version of its Parks Master Plan.

The Burleson ISD school board trustees recognized the accomplishments of numerous students and staff at the board’s June 17 meeting.

Johnson County commissioners agreed Monday they want to look into Spyglass.

As the saying goes, “less is more.”


When Layne Boxell applied for the head boys basketball coaching position at Burleson High School he had an eye on not just his career but also his daughter’s education.

For the first time in the history of Centennial’s baseball program two Spartans earned first-team honors on the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association Class 5A All-State team.

Sam Martin, a 2019 Burleson High School graduate, signed a letter of intent last week to play men’s basketball at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

New Burleson boys basketball coach Layne Boxell had a chance to look at the future of his program last week during camp and he liked what he saw.

Here is the link to the June 20, 2019 edition of the Burleson Star.

We hope you enjoy it.


Barbara Ann Hobbs passed away June 2, 2019. A celebration of her life will be held later in September, 2019 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Mervin Reno Smith, Jr. (Smitty), 79, of Burleson, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019.

Becky Aves Clay Insall, (Granny Becky), 71, went home to Jesus May 31, 2019, in Texarkana, Texas.

Burleson Star

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

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