Centennial sophomore Zack Eagle finished third in the 100-yard butterfly Saturday at the UIL Class 5A swimming and diving championships.

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BURLESON – Teri Bridwell made her late father a promise. And she’s spent many, many years trying to keep it.
She swore to Gary Bridwell she would always take care of animals in need.

BURLESON – Coverage of the special Feb.

Editor’s Note: In the interest of our readers, we are printing the news release the Burleson ISD posted about the upcoming bond election, which expands on the Feb.

BURLESON — Who has two thumbs and can work the words “journalism,” “Coolio” and “Batman” into the same sentence?

THIS guy!


Burleson's Natali Wheeler goes after a pitch during a game last season. BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

In their first action of the season, Burleson’s softball team finished sixth in the silver bracket at the DBat Mansfield Invitational Tournament.

Centennial senior Bree Gustin goes high to save a ball during the Lady Spartans’ 49-27 Class 5A Region II area-round win Thursday over Dallas Conrad.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

FORT WORTH ­— Going into Monday’s Class 5A Region II quarterfinal game with Mansfield Legacy, Centennial coach Valerie Wootan knew the Lady Broncos shooting touch was something that made no lead sa

Centennial sophomore London Savala scored 19 points in the Spartans’ playoff loss to Mansfield Timberview Monday night.   BURLESON STAR/CHRIS JASO

FORT WORTH - Centennial’s boys basketball team found themselves in the playoffs for the fourth straight year Monday night, but they were unable to move past the first round.

Centennial senior Payton Strambler will be one of the Spartans starting pitchers when district play opens. BURLESON STAR/TIM SOUTHERLAND

After winning the program’s first district title, Centennial’s baseball team enters District 9-5A play as the favorite to bring home the title again.

Junior pitcher Kayden Cassidy returns on the mound for the Elks this season.  BURLESON STAR/RICKY MOORE

The majority of the 11 seniors on Burleson’s baseball roster have had a rough go during their time on the varsity.


Winnie Rea Maloney, age 90, of Fort Worth, passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, with her family at her side.

Louise Veal, 92, passed away Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in Burleson.

Devoted Wife, Mother and Humble Servant of God

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