News Stories

On Dec. 7, at approximately 7:50 a.m., the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office received a call in reference to an attempted abduction, according to a press release from the Sheriff’s Office.

Take a step back in time on Saturday, Dec. 16, by visiting Russell Farm Art Center for its annual event, Christmas on the Farm. The event is free and family friendly.

There aren’t many men who served in WWII, the Korean War as well as the Vietnam War and lived to tell the tale.

Burleson traffic woes on Alsbury Boulevard are almost a thing of the past. The project to extend Alsbury from it’s current terminus southwest of Cathy Drive to Hulen Street will be complete Dec.

The ongoing construction on Johnson Street has forced changes to the Dec. 2 Burleson Rotary Parade of Lights, officials said.

Sports

The first district title in the history of Centennial’s volleyball program was earned in part due to the Lady Spartans sparkling defense.

The youth movement at Burleson had an impact on the District 9-5A volleyball race and the recently released all-district team.

Centennial’s girls basketball team turned up the pressure on Joshua Tuesday night and it paid dividends.

Burleson girls basketball coach Curtis Enis said his team played well for the first six minutes of each quarter Tuesday night in the Lady Elks’ District 9-5A opener at Arlington Seguin.

Playing short-handed, Burleson’s boys basketball team won the consolation championships at the Lake Worth Bullfrog Classic over the weekend.

Obituaries

Joy Lyne Clark, 75, of Burleson, passed away Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017.

Virginia Rose Payne Kraniak, 83, of Burleson, went to be with her Savior on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at 2:57 a.m., in Fort Worth.

Fredrick William Henkel-man Jr., 83, of Burleson, passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.

Burleson Star

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

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