Burleson County Newswire

Burleson County Newswire

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  1. Suspect for double murder, wanted on DPS most wanted fugitive listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | KXXV-TV Waco

    TheTexas Department of Public Safety has added 29-year-old Frankie Lee Bell Jr. to the Texas Most Wanted Fugitives list. Bell has ties to Caldwell, his last known address and Somerville in Burleson County, as well as Bryan and Houston.

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  2. Zgabay, Edward FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Nov. 2, at Pecan Grove Funeral Home 3124 Robinson Drive.Edward Frank Zgabay was born on May 9, 1924, in Burleson County, Texas, to Louis Paul and Mary (Dubcak) Zgabay. He was baptized in the Catholic Church in 1924 and confirmed at St. Mark Lutheran ...

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  3. The Way It Was: Texarkana leads Arkansas in library war donationsRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... record of having lived and preached in his present home county for the past 50 years. His home is Caldwell Burleson County. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Black are rejoicing over the arrival of a son at their home on West Eighth Street. Mrs. Lillie Price and ...

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  4. Caldwell teacher arrested for improper relationship with 16-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Burleson County Sheriff's Office said they are investigating a case of an improper relationship between a teacher and several students at Caldwell High School. The investigation showed the teacher had a relationship with a 16-year-old student that began in the beginning of 2017.

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  5. Text-to-911 Trailblazer BVCOG Deploys NICE Inform Text Recording SolutionRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2017 | Cellular News

    ... BVCOG (TX) Regional 9-1-1 program encompasses seven 9-1-1 centers in six counties: Washington County 9-1-1, Burleson County Sheriff's Office, Grimes County Sheriff's Office, Navasota Police Department, and the Leon County, Madison County and ...

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  6. S.A. project shows free-market water program can workRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... of the Vista Ridge pipeline, the public, private project to carry 16 billion gallons of water per year from Burleson County to San Antonio's growing and thirsty population. The project represents a private capital effort and the market-based ...

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  7. Brazos Valley entering recovery phase from HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    It will be sometime before Burleson County has all of its roads fixed. County Judge Mike Sutherland says, at its peak, the county had more than 50 roads flooded or damaged because of Tropical Storm Harvey's torrential rain.

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  8. People living in flooded parts of Texas wait out the high waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Valley News Live

    Sunday night, the county was added to the governor's disaster declaration, which now covers almost a quarter of the state's population. Heavy winds and way too much rain will be how many residents in Burleson County remember the remnants of Hurricane Harvey.

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  9. One tornado touched down South of College StationRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Early Saturday morning, a tornado warning was issued for parts of Burleson and Brazos counties. That warning expired at 8:15 a.m. The National Weather Service said there was likely one tornado that touched now during this warning South of College Station.

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  10. One reported dead in Rockport after Hurricane HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A Tornado watch has been issued by the National Weather Service for Burleson and Brazos counties until 1 p.m. on Saturday. A Tornado watch has been issued by the National Weather Service for Burleson and Brazos counties until 1 p.m. on Saturday.

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  11. Tornado watch in effect until 1 p.m.Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A Tornado watch has been issued by the National Weather Service for Burleson and Brazos counties until 1 p.m. on Saturday.

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  12. Tornado watch through 1 p.m.Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Early Saturday morning, a tornado warning was issued for parts of Burleson and Brazos counties. That warning expired at 8:15 a.m.

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  13. Two members of a white supremacist gang sentenced for 2016 carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A federal judge sentenced two white supremacists from the Aryan Brotherhood gang members for a 2016 Burleson County carjacking that resulted in serious bodily injury to the owner of the car. 40-year-old Roy Ates Jr. of College Station and 32-year-old Chad Smith of Somerville were sentenced to 180 months and 160 months in federal prison.

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  14. Samuel Lee HodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... for burglary of habitation in Freestone County, engaging in criminal activity and a warrant for theft out of Burleson County.

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  15. Pipeline construction raises safety concernsRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2017 | Lockhart Post Register

    By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER In 2014, the San Antonio City Council approved a $3.4 billion, 142-mile pipeline project that will drain water supplies from the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer via a pump site in Burleson County.

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  16. Three suspects arrested, charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    According to the Burleson County Sheriff's Office, an assault victim called to report the incident on June 15 from the Burleson St. Joseph CHI Emergency Room. The victim told the investigator and sergeant that he had met with three individuals on June 15. The suspects and the victim traveled to a remote part of Burleson County where he was assaulted and his money and cell phone were taken.

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  17. Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Brazos and Burleson countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Falls, Hill, McLennan, Milam, Navarro, and Robertson counties until 11 p.m.

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  18. Aggies' 'Friday Night Lights' big for evaluation processRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... coach Kevin Sumlin said with a smile of A&M football vs. a massive music festival on the grass and dirt in Burleson County. "I've never been out there, but I've seen what happened the next day (to attendees)." Sumlin added with a wink and a chuckle ...

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  19. Close to $30K raised for family of girl killed in Caldwell rodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... A GoFundMe page for the family has raised around $30,000. Her funeral will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Burleson County Cowboy Church, located at 300 CR 169 in Caldwell, Texas, about 20 miles southwest of College Station. KXAN.com provides ...

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  20. Water wars - the next generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... ention. In San Antonio, the San Antonio Water System has been forced to build a 200-mile water pipeline from Burleson County into San Antonio because the "governmental shield" of groundwater districts around

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