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Those with front row seats to the current musical production at the Plaza Theatre Company will be sitting in the rain during “Singing in the Rain,”  the show’s title song.

Well over 320 Johnson County residents attended the 14th annual ATHENA Gala held March 4 at the Walnut Creek Country Club in Mansfield.  

Could Andrea Thomas, a 2003 graduate of Burleson High School, follow in the footsteps of Carrie Underwood to become America’s next great female country artist?

Before you say “yes” on the phone, consider you might be saying “hello” to problems.

BURLESON – There is one final addition to the May 6 election ballot. Misty Lemons has filed as the official write-in candidate for Burleson School District Trustee Place 3.


Burleson’s Parker Shaha goes after a pitch during a game earlier this season.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

Christian Hallack flirted with perfection Tuesday night.

Centennial’s Dexter Pruitt slides safely into second base during the Spartans District 9-5A victory over Crowley.  BURLESON STAR/CHRIS JASO

Jacob Meador tossed a two-hit complete game Tuesday night to help Centennial collect a District 9-5A win at Arlington Seguin, 11-1,

Kyleigh Rich, shown in action earlier this season, combined with Zoe Miranda to stop Crowley Tuesday night. BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

After watching Crowley score six runs Tuesday in the third inning to take a 7-3 lead, Burleson’s Lady Elks turned things on offensively, scoring 16 runs in the next two innings for a 19-7 five-inni

Centennial’s Reagan Ellison, shown in action earlier this season, drove in four runs in the Lady Spartans’ District 9-5A win Tuesday night  at Crowley.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

Going on the road was good for Centennial’s softball team as the Lady Spartans run-ruled Cleburne, 16-1, Tuesday in a District 9-5A game.

Centennial’s Hayden Smith earned first-team honors on the District 9-5A boys basketball team. BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

Playing in a new district, Centennial’s boys basketball team made its way to post-season again and seniors Hayden Smith and Zach Elliot played major roles.


Jerome F. Harry, 85, of Godley, passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, in Ft. Worth.

Frieda M. Hailey, 89, passed away Sunday, March 12, 2017, at Covanent Place in Burleson.

Ronald Hugh Kimbell, 79, of Burleson, left this world Friday, March 10, 2017.

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