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Victims in Burleson-Retta Road wreck identified
Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office officials on Monday afternoon released the name of the other three people killed late Saturday night in a four-car crash on Burleson-Retta Road.
Burleson youth minister one of 4 killed in wreck
The congregation at Burleson’s Alsbury Baptist Church is in mourning this week after the church’s youth pastor was killed in an accident late Saturday night when he stopped to help a stranded motorist.
4 killed, 9 injured in wreck near Burleson
Four people were killed and nine others injured, two critically, in an accident east of Spinks Airport late Saturday night.
Good ol' Dad
According to History.com, the first event honoring fathers took place in July 1908 at a West Virginia church in honor of 362 men who died in the previous year’s explosions at the Fairmont Coal Company mines.
Centennial celebrates inaugural graduation
Burleson Centennial High School celebrated its inaugural commencement with the Class of 2013 on Monday in Daniel Meyer Coliseum at Texas Christian University.
- Victims in Burleson-Retta Road wreck identified
The Pinnacle Bank 2013 All-Johnson County softball team was announced this week. From left are, Godley’s Linsey Tomlinson (co-newcomer of the year), Grandview’s Lexi Meadows (co-newcomer of the year), Centennial’s Sydney Cox (pitcher of the year), Centennial’s Madison Montgomery (offensive player of the year), Grandview’s Kalani Basham (co-MVP) and Centennial’s Shannon Sullivan (co-coach of the year). Burleson’s Sam Montes (co-MVP) and Logan Friend (defensive player of the year) and Grandview Coach Tim Jackson (co-coach of the year) not pictured.
Elite talent abound in All-County softball superlative selections
The Pinnacle Bank 2013 All-Johnson County softball team was announced this week and four schools were represented in the superlative selections, led by co-most valuable players Kalani Basham of Grandview and Sam Montes of Burleson.
Centennial, Grandview lead All-County teams
The Pinnacle Bank 2013 All-Johnson County softball first and second teams were announced this week, and Burleson Centennial and Grandview lead the way with total number of selections while all teams were represented with at least two selections.
Centennial pitcher taken in MLB draft
Burleson Centennial senior pitcher Casey Shane was selected by the Cleveland Indians in the Major League Baseball first-year player draft on Friday.
Two county softball standouts selected for all-star game
Johnson County will be represented by two players at the Texas Girls Coaches Association 2013 All-Star softball game. Burleson’s Mallory Foster and Grandview’s Kalani Basham were selected by the TGCA Softball Committee to participate in the annual event.
Burleson youngster ‘steals third base’ at Rangers game
Burleson 7-year-old Denver Wakin had more than 36,000 pairs of eyes on him as he ran his little heart out at the Ballpark in Arlington on Saturday. Wakin was participating in the Texas Rangers Dr. Pepper Steal Third Base promotion.
- Elite talent abound in All-County softball superlative selections