• Cigarettes may be to blame for fires - 04/17/2014 11:38 AM CDT
  • Kratky joins regional arson task force - 04/17/2014 11:37 AM CDT
  • City grants firm 1-year recruiting deal - 04/17/2014 11:35 AM CDT
  • End near for $6.15M bond work - 04/09/2014 02:55 PM CDT
  • More parks in city's future? - 04/09/2014 02:53 PM CDT
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    FIRE DEPARTMENTCigarettes may be to blame for fires

    If you or someone you know smokes cigarettes, fire department officials want you to be aware of your cigarette disposal methods – especially as wildfire season ramps up. Full Story
    SPORTS
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    TRACK AND FIELD | DISTRICT 8-4A CHAMPIONSHIPSLady Owls show strength, finish third

    Joshua’s girls track team had its best overall showing at a district championship in 20 years last week at the District 8-4A track and field championships at Burleson ISD Stadium. Full Story
    OPINION
    FROM THE EDITOR'S DESKPORTER: Curiosity has us wondering about Red Planet

    What irony have we when life imitates art.The War of the Worlds, a science fiction novel by H.G. Wells, more than a century ago told of Martians falling from space and with it an attack on Earth. 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
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    BUSINESSJoshua's Watson named Entrepreneur of the Year

    Randy Watson of Joshua, chairman and CEO of Justin Brands, was honored recently with Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the Southwest area region north. Full Story
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    New Jersey woman sues to get '8THEIST' on her license plate

    A New Jersey woman who says she was denied a license plate referencing atheism filed suit this week, claiming her online application was rejected because it was deemed potentially offensive. Full Story