Reagan Ellison poses with Centennial softball coach Shannon Sullivan at the Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 6A-5A All-Star in Austin July 12. BURLESON STAR/COURTESY PHOTO
Centennial’s Payton Strambler was selected as a first-team catcher on the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association Class 5A All-State team. BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

News Stories

BURLESON – The parents of a newborn baby boy were in the hospital with him July 1 when lightning struck their home and burned it to the ground.

BURLESON – It’s been nine months since U.S. Navy Lt.

Just about every commissioners court session, commissioners consider platting ordinances, requests for septic systems and applications for water wells, each of which impacts the water table.

BURLESON – Six boys believed to have participated in several local vehicle burglaries and two auto thefts were apprehended and taken into custody by police last week, officials confirmed.

BURLESON –  The magic number for Todd Hulsey was “54” Saturday as he soundly defeated Pam Grant Tatum in the runoff race for Place 4 on the Burleson City Council.

Sports

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.

Two years ago, I had an idea for the front cover of the Burleson Star’s football tab based on the theme of field generals.

Obituaries

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.

Kenneth Ira Holinbaugh -son, brother, grandson and friend - died Friday, July 14th, 2017, in Ft Worth, Texas.

Burleson Star

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

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