10 hrs ago
Teen who killed four while driving drunk spared jail because his rich parents spoiled him
A rich teenager in Texas who killed four people while driving under the influence of drugs and drink got a slap on the wrist after his lawyers argued he was the victim of "affluenza."
15 hrs ago
The Orlando Sentinel
Rich teen gets probation after killing 4 in DUI crash
A judge sentenced a 16-year-old boy who killed four people while driving drunk to 10 years' probation in lieu of jail time, saying the boy suffered from "afluenza" because he grew up so wealthy, according to WFAA.com .
21 hrs ago
Water Main Break Adds Ice To Fort Worth Road
A water main break in south Fort Worth forced emergency crews to shut down a four-lane road early Wednesday morning, and could have a big impact on traffic surrounding a nearby elementary school.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Teen gets probation for DWI crash that killed 4 in Burleson
The 16-year-old who admitted to four counts of intoxication manslaughter in a crash in Burleson this summer was given 10 years probation Tuesday evening, the Tarrant County District Attorney's office said.
Teen sentenced to 10 years probation, rehab in 4 deaths
The Keller teenager who pleaded guilty to driving drunk and causing collisions that killed four people in June was sentenced Tuesday by a Tarrant County juvenile judge to 10 years probation that includes rehabilitation treatment.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Tx DOT Officials Ask Drivers to Clear Roads in North Texas
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is in effect for Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Houston, Lee, Madison, and Washington Counties until 6am Sunday morning.
Early winter storm plays havoc with Burleson Christmas acitivities
This weekend's Dallas Marathon was canceled after an ice storm snarled travel in North Texas and left more than a quarter of a million homes and business without electricity.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Cancellations, weather closings
Most school districts and several city offices are closed today because of inclement weather.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Trial Begins For Drunk Driving Teen That Killed Four
The trial started Wednesday morning at a juvenile court in Fort Worth for a teenager accused of driving drunk and killing four people.
Teen admits driving drunk, killing 4 people in Burleson crash
A 16-year-old Keller teenager admitted his guilt Wednesday morning in the drunk-driving deaths of four people this past summer and is allowing a judge to set his sentence.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Fifth suit filed in deadly crash on Burleson-Retta Road in June
Relatives of a mother and daughter who were killed in June when they rushed from their house to help a stranded motorist have filed a wrongful death suit against the teenage driver of a pickup that slammed into the motorist's vehicle, killing four people and injured 12. It is the fifth civil suit related to the deadly crash, which occurred about ... (more)
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Teens fighting for lives after Burleson gasoline fire
Nick Russell, 17, walked away from a fire in Burleson with burns on his arms, hands, and neck.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Explosion Reported in Burleson
Emergency responders arrived at the home on the 400 block of Southeast Gardens Boulevard and found the boys, ages 18, 17, 13 and 13, all injured.
Dallas Morning News
Emergency crews respond to report of residential explosion in Burleson
Reports indicated that four people had been hurt and that some of their injuries might be critical.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Community Bank-Burleson Branch celebrates 100th anniversary
Their announcement stated, "In opening our institution we offer our friends the best service possible to render within the realm of conservative banking principles.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Album Review: Kelly Clarkson a Wrapped in Reda
Clarkson's sixth studio LP, Wrapped in Red , opened at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 earlier this month - embarrassingly, just barely pulling ahead of the Robertsons' Duck the Halls debut album.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Community Bank of Burleson its the century mark
It also handed out some presents of its own. It matched, up to $1,000 each, fundraising efforts at six not-for-profits that used its lobby the past six weeks.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
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Fri Nov 15, 2013
Will Church's R-Rated Movie Hurt Teen Faith?Study says such films are ...
Young people who watch R-rated movies are more likely to have decreased church attendance and to consider their faith less important, according to a Baylor University study published in the Review of Religious Research .
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Abortion 'abolitionists' cause stir at Texas high schools with graphic photos
This screen capture of a YouTube video shows Jered Ragon, director of the Abolitionist Society of Burleson, which has held antiabortion protests outside Texas high schools in recent weeks.