Wayne West, right, shares a laugh with Dr. Mike Milburn during his retirement reception Aug. 14. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER
Police are continuing to work a case on exchange of gunshots Aug. 18 in the area of Gardens Boulevard at Sue Ann Lane. Burleson Star/Courtesy Pauline Scott
Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER
Singing the Alma Mater

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Burleson and Centennial will each open the football season in games today, Aug. 26.

An Irish-themed sports pub with a family twist could call Burleson home within a year.

Wayne West, right, shares a laugh with Dr. Mike Milburn during his retirement reception Aug. 14. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER

Friends and members came from just down the street to beyond Texas to congratulate Dr. Mike Milburn on his retirement from the ministry.

Police are continuing to work a case on exchange of gunshots Aug. 18 in the area of Gardens Boulevard at Sue Ann Lane. Burleson Star/Courtesy Pauline Scott

A warrant has been issued for a person of interest who may have retaliated with gunfire to a drive-by BB shooting.

Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER

Summer official ended Monday morning as students returned to class in the Burleson ISD.

Sports

Interceptions by Tanner Haynes and Calvin Williams ended Saginaw drives in Burleson territory Friday and running back Devin Stevenson did the rest to rally Burleson from a 14-10 first-quarter defic

FORT WORTH – Season-opening games are strange sometimes.

Such was the case Friday night when Centennial and Saginaw Boswell faced off at Pioneer Stadium.

Tuesday, Centennial's tennis team kicked off District 9-5A play with a 17-2 victory at Crowley. The next district match is Tuesday at home against Cleburne at 4:30pm.
Burleson junior middle blocker Jailah Ivory goes up for a ball during a match earlier this season. Burleson Star/Chris Jaso

Playing at the Midlothian Heritage Invitationa, Burleson's volleyball team went 2-1 in pool  play. The Lady Elks defated West Mesquite, 25-16, 25-15, and Venus, 25-8, 25-7.

Senior Isaiah Nelson (9) and Trey Schuman will lead Burleson’s defense against Saginaw at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Burleson ISD Stadium. BURLESON STAR/LYDIA DICKEY

An opponent Burleson has never faced will provide an opportunity Friday that has not been presented in more than a decade.

Obituaries

Weldon Perry, 84, of Gladewater, passed away Monday, Aug, 22, 2016.

Peter J. Corino, 78, passed away Friday, Aug. 19, 2016.

Mary Grace Wireman, 77, passed away Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, at her Alvarado home.

She was born Jan. 21, 1939, to Robert and Mildred Pauline (Kiplinger) Rhodes in Springfield, Ohio.

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