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    Child drowns while visiting family

    A 3-year-old boy died Sunday after being pulled from the water on his family's property, emergency officials said.  Full Story
    SPORTS
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    BOYS SELECT BASKETBALLJohnson County Hoyas win Georgetown Classic

    The Johnson County Hoyas won the Mid-America Youth Basketball Georgetown Classic Championship June 20-22. 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
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    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
    SAMUEL C. BILLY BOYNTON

    Canton -- Samuel C. Billy Boynton, 93, of Fort Worth, passed away Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Fort Worth.  Full Story
    Tortoise an accomplice in alligator's zoo escape?

    NAUBINWAY, Mich. (AP) — An owner of a zoo in Michigan's Upper Peninsula says a 12-inch alligator has escaped, possibly with some help from a tortoise. Full Story
    Suspects in Stradivarius theft due in court

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee man who pleaded guilty in the theft of a $5 million Stradivarius violin is due to be sentenced, and his co-defendant is expected to change his not-guilty plea. Full Story