Burnet County Newswire

Burnet County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Burnet County, TX.

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  1. Delegate at Senate #15 Caucus at the Texas Democratic Party Convention in Houston, June 8, 2012.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Texas Tribune

    ... of at-large delegates allocated to that candidate. Here's a simplified example: If 100 people showed up at a Burnet County caucus that had 10 delegates to allocate and 50 voted for Candidate A, 30 voted for Candidate B and 20 voted for Candidate C, ...

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  2. Early-Morning Crash Leaves 1 Man Dead, Second InjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KWTX

    One soldier died and another was seriously injured in an accident early Monday morning near the Bell-Burnet county line south of Maxdale.

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  3. Ted Claude PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Burnet Bulletin

    ... Then they moved to Mason and lived there except for a few years when they moved to Burnet, and purchased the Burnet County Bulletin. It was a successful venture in that he doubled the size of the paper within just a few months. However, it took a ...

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  4. Suspicious Death Probe in Burnet CountyRead the original story

    Sunday | The Family Badge

    Emergency Medical Personnel responded with Sheriff's Office Deputies. A female, identified as 48 year old Taitia Luke was found dead at the scene.

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  5. Kingsland woman found dead; ruled 'suspicious'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Burnet Bulletin

    Burnet County authorities are investigation a suspicious death that occurred on Thursday evening in Scenic Hills RV Park. According to a Burnet County press release, at approximately 8:45 p.m. on the evening of June 2, Burnet County Sheriff's Deputies received a report of an unresponsive female in the RV park, located near Kingsland.

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  6. Officials Investigating Suspicious Death in Burnet CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KCEN

    BURNET COUNTY -- The Burnet County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious death of a 48-year-old woman after her body was found at an RV park Thursday night, according to the Burnet County Sheriff's Office. According to officials, Taitia Luke was found unresponsive around 8:45 p.m. Thursday at the Scenic Hills RV Park near Kingland.

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  7. Womana s body found in Burnet RV parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Burnet County Sheiff's are investigating after finding the body of a woman in the Scenic Hills RV Park Thursday evening. Authorities responded to a call around 8:45 p.m. of an unresponsive female and found her dead when they arrived on scene.

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  8. Grace Bellamy BertelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Burnet Bulletin

    ... to the Texas Hill Country in 1956 and was blessed with seven children. She spent her working years at the Burnet County Hospital, where she retired after 18 years of service. She was also a member of the North Side Baptist Church in Burnet. Grace's ...

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  9. County clerks to say "we will" issue same-sex we licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Burnet Bulletin

    ... will begin issuing same sex marriage licenses," said Llano County Clerk Marci Hadeler, Monday afternoon. The Burnet County Clerk's Office was capable of accepting marriage applications by Monday morning, confirmed Burnet County Clerk Janet Parker, ...

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  10. Burnet County immersed in alcohol sales optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Burnet Bulletin

    Burnet County residents will be asked to vote in November on whether to allow businesses to sell and serve liquor by the drink if a petition drive currently underway is successful. A group of local citizens have formed the Burnet County Committee for Economic Growth, a special purpose political action committee.

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  11. Burnet County waiting on same-sex marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Burnet Bulletin

    While gays and lesbians across the nation celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court decision announced today on marriage equality, Burnet County is awaiting further information before awarding marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Like a number of other counties in Texas, Burnet County officials said they were awaiting more information from the State Attorney General's Office and updated marriage licenses forms.

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  12. Clement defeats Axford; Oakley elected PEC board presidentRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Burnet Bulletin

    Cristi Clement narrowly defeated Mark Axford in the Pedernales Electric Cooperative Board of Directors District 1 race and Burnet County Judge James Oakley was elected president of the co-op's board Saturday. Clement, of Meadowlakes, who has been on the PEC board since 2010, got 11,500 votes to 11,228 for Axford, who lives in Hoover Valley, to win a third two-year term.

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  13. It's county fair time, y'allRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Burnet Bulletin

    BY ALEXANDRIA RANDOLPH HIGHLAND LAKES NEWSPAPERS Vegetable gurus, crafters and metalworkers alike are ne-tuning this year's entriesto the Burnet County Fair, which is scheduled this weekend, June 19-20, at the Burnet Community Center.

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  14. Heart pounding action at Burnet RodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Burnet Bulletin

    Taylor Howell of Salado and bronc Mony Pony put on quite a show for Burnet rodeo fans last Friday night at the Burnet County Rodeo. The ride, which was just short of eight seconds, was impressive but what made it even more extraordinary is Howell is blind.

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  15. Burnet man dies Saturday in rollover east on CR305Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Burnet Bulletin

    A 51-year-old Burnet man died at the scene of a crash early Saturday, June 13, after his vehicle left the road and rolled over several times, according to a Department of Public Safety report. Tino Bernal Flores was pronounced dead on CR 305, 2.8 miles east of Burnet, by Burnet County Precinct 3 Justice of the Peace Peggy Simon.

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  16. Burnet County Rodeo pleases spectators with ropin', ridin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Burnet Bulletin

    Shanel Waggoner, a 2013 BHS graduate and current Miss Rodeo Jasper, presents the American Flag uring opening ceremonies on Friday night at the Burnet County Rodeo.

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  17. Memorial Day storm brings deadly tornado outbreak, widespread floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... saw its largest tornado outbreak in history. "We may be seeing a tornado right over the Williamson County and Burnet County line," Meteorologist Mark Monstrola stated during live coverage late Saturday on KXAN News. "This is a really serious ...

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  18. Officials: Sexual Predator Sentenced to 714 Years in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Austin American-Statesman

    On Tuesday, June 3, 2015, a Burnet County jury found Grady Hodge guilty on 16 counts of sexual assault of a child and 6 counts of indecency with a child by sexual contact and sentenced him to the maximum allowable prison term on each charge. Judge Evan Stubbs presided over the trial in the 424th District Court and ordered Hodge to serve 714 consecutive years in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, effectively ensuring that the 43-year-old Hodge will not become eligible for parole during his lifetime.

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  19. Guilty' verdict for Allen for shooting husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Burnet Bulletin

    BY JAMES WAKER BURNET BULLETIN A Llano County jury took less than 10 minutes Tuesday, June 2, to find Trichele Allen guilty of shooting her husband to death in their Burnet County home 23 months ago. The jury of seven women and five men began their deliberations at 11:15 a.m. after defense attorney Eddie Shell and District Attorney Sonny McAfee made their closing arguments.

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  20. Bertram woman found guilty of killing her husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KXAN-TV Austin

    According to the Burnet County Sheriff's Office, Karra called 9-1-1 from their home in Bertram stating she had shot her husband Brian Allen, a successful business owner from Bertram. Online public records showed Brian had been arrested for domestic violence in the past.

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