News Stories

A Fort Worth man alleged to have run one of the largest North Texas Carfentanil processing labs in existence – in the very heart of Burleson – has been arrested.

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office on Friday assisted in the apprehension of a homicide suspect, authorities reported.

Our Summer Subscription Stampede concludes with a drawing at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21 in the offices of the Burleson Star, 327. North Renfro Street.

BURLESON – Perfect attendance in high school school is, of course, its own reward. Everyone knows that.

BURLESON –  She’s only ten.

Sports

Burleson football coach Gary McElroy took his team through their first workout Monday morning. The Elks are looking to return to the playoffs after missing them last season. BURLESON STAR/TOMMY WHITWORTh

Mother Nature in the form of rain and more importantly lightning delayed the start of Burleson’s first football practice Monday.

Junior Kyle Burns is one of three quarterbacks vying for the starting job at Centennial. Also in the mix are junior Hunter Prescher and sophomore David Robinson.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

Going into his team’s first practice of the season, Centennial coach Kyle Geller said he wanted to see great effort, excitement and retention of what the Spartans learned during spring drills.

Kenady Moore sends a ball over the net during Burleson’s non-district win over Haltom Tuesday night.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

The ill effects of two losses on Saturday didn’t carry over Burleson volleyball’s non-district home-opener Tuesday night against Haltom.

Centennial’s Allison Nolan, 17, and Halley Grace, 6, go up for a block during the Lady Spartans’ pool play win Friday over Carrollton Creekview at the Mansfield ISD Invitational. BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

Inconsistent play haunted Centennial’s volleyball team on the first and final days of the Mansfield ISD Sunrise Rotary Volleyball Tournament.

Gregory, an assistant golf pro at Burleson's Hidden Creek Golf Course, is playing at the PGA Championships at Quail Hollow Country Club in Charlotte, NC. Burleson star writer Paul Gnadt, right, is covering Gregory's efforts.

Gregory, an assistant golf pro at Burleson's Hidden Creek Golf Course, is playing in the opening round at the PGA Championships at Quail Hollow Country Club in Charlotte, NC.

Obituaries

Gozdzialski, Ruby E. (nee Willingham), age 75, of Wentzville, Missouri, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017.

(Bud) Clyde Warren Davis Jr., 80, of Burleson, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.

Susye Faye “Sue” Easter passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017.

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