News Stories

Brett Ball, center, who attends Nola Dunn Academy, brought home the Reserve Champion Broiler award at the Johnson County Junior Livestock Show.

Burleson police responded to a report of gunfire in the 800 block of Ash Street around 11 p.m. Saturday.

It didn’t take long for Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South to welcome the first baby of 2019.

Less than two hours as a matter of fact.

Her passion for making Burleson a healthier and safer place for over a decade is what made Tammy James, Code Compliance Officer, Burleson Employee of Year in 2018.

The swearing in ceremony for Johnson County elected officials was held Jan. 2 in the Commissioners Courtroom at the Johnson County Courthouse.


From the coaches comments following Tuesday’s District 5-5A boys basketball game between Centennial and Burleson, it was hard to tell who had won.

Before the season started there was a possibility a knee injury might cost Centennial defensive back Da’Quan Campbell playing time.

Down 11 points starting the fourth quarter, Burleson’s girls’ basketball team didn’t give up.

Burleson’s tennis team landed numerous awards on the recently released District 5-5A Fall All-District awards. Topping the list is Joe O’Brien who earn MVP honors.

Centennial senior Sarah Trammel recently signed a letter of intent to run cross country and track at Arkansas State.


Sandra Sue Wilson, 72, of Burleson, Texas, born July 21, 1946, passed away in the comfort of her own home on Monday, Dec. 17, 2018.

Hortencia “Terri/Tencha” Hecht, of Burleson, Texas, passed away Friday, Dec. 28, 2018, at the age of 65.

Velma May Archer

Burleson Star

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Burleson, TX 76028-0909

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