John Duke Smith celebrated his 80th birthday last week during a surprise gathering of his friends from the Burleson Heritage Foundation.
Members of American Legion Post No. 235 observed Flag Day by honorably retiring unserviceable U.S. Flags. Once a flag is rendered to be of a condition no longer fitting for display, the U.S.
Badges were ceremonially pinned on five patrol officers Thursday at the Burleson Police Department by Chief Billy Cordell.
"This is a moment for us to celebrate," he said.
Meals-on-Wheels of Johnson and Ellis Counties has received a $3,000 grant from Meals on Wheels America for its participation in Subaru of America’s eighth annual Share the Love Event.
Joey McKenzie of Burleson performs with The Western Flyers during the Texas Fiddle Showcase at Graceview Baptist Church.