• Breitenstein unopposed for Place 6 seat - 08/22/2014 06:41 PM CDT
  • Teachers learn about YMCA - 08/22/2014 06:27 PM CDT
  • Soccer park proposed at Joshua Station - 08/22/2014 06:20 PM CDT
  • New teachers asked to lead JISD - 08/22/2014 06:13 PM CDT
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    CITY COUNCILBreitenstein unopposed for Place 6 seat

    Merle Breitenstein, who served two terms as mayor from 2006-10, is the lone candidate to have filed for the Place 6 seat on City Council, recently vacated by Matthew Small. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (RICKY MOORE/BURLESON STAR)
    FOOTBALL PREVIEW 2014Burt looking to resurrect program

    During his initial interview at Joshua for the head football coach and athletic director’s job in March 2013, Mike Burt asked a simple question does this community support Joshua Owl football? Full Story
    OPINION
    COMMENTARYWHITE: A bit foggy about the Cloud?

    Our eldest offspring graduates high school this spring, and as we help her gear up for her college adventure, we find ourselves dealing with periodic outbreaks of sanguine eagerness and heartrending nostalgia. Full Story
    EDUCATION
    (JOSHUA STAR/COURTESY PHOTO)
    COMMUNITYStudents learn who makes best chili

    It's a tradition that has been around since Plum Creek became an elementary school in 2005, and doesn't seem to be going away. Full Story
    LIFESTYLES
    Trip to OKC perfect for getaway

    The drive there is bearable enough at just 3 1/2 hours from Burleson.  And knowing you won't have to shell out big bucks once in town is all the more reason to be excited about spending a weekend away in Oklahoma City. Full Story
    OBITUARIES
    JACKIE COLLIER WILSON

    Burleson -- Jackie Collier Wilson, 82, passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. Full Story
    State court: Workers' comp OK for kickball injury

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Have you ever been hurt in a company softball or kickball game? The South Carolina Supreme Court says you may be entitled to workers' compensation. Full Story
    (Nati Harnik/AP)
    'Cops' crew member killed in Omaha police shooting

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The production company behind the "Cops" television show confirms that a crew member was killed when police opened fire on a robbery suspect. Full Story