News Stories

BURLESON – Teri Bridwell made her late father a promise. And she’s spent many, many years trying to keep it.
She swore to Gary Bridwell she would always take care of animals in need.

BURLESON – Coverage of the special Feb.

Editor’s Note: In the interest of our readers, we are printing the news release the Burleson ISD posted about the upcoming bond election, which expands on the Feb.

BURLESON — Who has two thumbs and can work the words “journalism,” “Coolio” and “Batman” into the same sentence?

THIS guy!

Sports

The Burleson boys’ soccer team looked like a team poised to make a playoff push on Friday night as The Elks dominated in a 2-0 District 9-5A win over Joshua at home.

The Burleson girls’ soccer team went into Friday night’s game looking for a big upset against District 9-5A leading Joshua, but they came up just short as the Lady Elks fell to Lady Owls 5-4 in pen

Burleson's Natali Wheeler goes after a pitch during a game last season. BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

In their first action of the season, Burleson’s softball team finished sixth in the silver bracket at the DBat Mansfield Invitational Tournament.

Centennial senior Bree Gustin goes high to save a ball during the Lady Spartans’ 49-27 Class 5A Region II area-round win Thursday over Dallas Conrad.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

FORT WORTH ­— Going into Monday’s Class 5A Region II quarterfinal game with Mansfield Legacy, Centennial coach Valerie Wootan knew the Lady Broncos shooting touch was something that made no lead sa

Centennial sophomore London Savala scored 19 points in the Spartans’ playoff loss to Mansfield Timberview Monday night.   BURLESON STAR/CHRIS JASO

FORT WORTH - Centennial’s boys basketball team found themselves in the playoffs for the fourth straight year Monday night, but they were unable to move past the first round.

Obituaries

On December 4, 1923, Charles Wesley Elmore Marsh and Sarah Lavinia Smith Marsh were blessed by the birth of Charles E. Marsh, aka ‘Marsh’ to everyone he met.

Winnie Rea Maloney, age 90, of Fort Worth, passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, with her family at her side.

Louise Veal, 92, passed away Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in Burleson.

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