News Stories

Jon Lewis, a Burleson Star old timer, has left the building.

Lighthouse Leaders from the Academy of Leadership and Technology at Mound represented their school and showed off leadership schools at the Leader in Me Symposium Feb. 1 and 2.

The flu is even affecting ambulance response times in Johnson County.

Jim Hogan caught his second wind - and he wants your vote.

Some names have been changed to protect the identities of the individuals.*

Sports

When Joey Martin arrived at Burleson last season he had no idea of the history of the Elks boys basketball program.

Centennial boys soccer coach Brian Boydstun knew that senior forward Alex Moreno had the capability of being a top-notch goal scorer.

At halftime last Wednesday night, Centennial girls soccer coach Kara Cuellar preached an offensive strategy of playing balls through to the Lady Spartans speedy forwards.

Needing a win to wrap up a playoff berth, Centennial boys basketball team did just that, defeating Everman, 73-69, on the road in both team’s District 9-5A finale.

The fight and effort was there Monday night but things just didn’t work out for Centennial’s girls basketball team in its bi-district playoff game with Waxahachie.

Obituaries

George A. Damiano, 93, passed away peacefully in his sleep Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, with family by his side.

Dennis Michael Case, 69, of Joshua, passed away Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018.

Donald Gerald Jackson, age 69, of Burleson, Texas, passed away at Huguley Hospital on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018.

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