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

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

The honors continued to come in for Centennial’s Payton Strambler and Gracie Morton.

New Burleson boys basketball coach Joey Martin and members of his staff recently held a youth basketball camp. Shown are, from left, Hughes Middle School coach Hank Smith, Burleson ninth grade coach Jacob Owen, Martin and Burleson junior varsity coach Taylor Frizelle.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

At first glance, newly hired Burleson boys basketball coach Joey Martin likes the hand he has been dealt.

Peter Starr might best be described as a Renaissance man.

Centennial senior second baseman Sydney Friend led her team again this season and her play caught the eye of the coaches of District 9-5A as she was honored as the Most Valuable Player of the distr

Burleson’s senior third baseman Zoe Miranda was a first-team member of the District 9-5A softball team. Lady Elks’ sophomore shortstop Natali Wheeler was also on the first-team.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

Considering what she meant to Burleson’s softball team, Lady Elks coach Summer Owen was a little surprised that senior third baseman Zoe Miranda didn’t land a superlative slot on the District 9-5A

Obituaries

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.

Jan Bussey, 70, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 1, 2017, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.

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