From left, Salvation Army staff members Richard Sharp, Director Elizabeth Aranguren and Deborah Clark organize the toys, candy and pre-filled Easter baskets donated by Cleburne High School Beta Club and Key Club members. The Easter baskets will be distributed to children served by the Salvation Army and given to those who attend Sunday church services held at the Salvation Army’s Cleburne headquarters.
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Volunteers needed for holiday flag placement
The Cleburne American Legion Post is hosting a Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday to honor veterans and military men and women at the Cleburne Cemetery.
What you need to know about preparing for tornadoes
Tornado survivors and seasoned observers suggest people do two simple things to prepare for tornadoes: Know where to take shelter, and move quickly when the time comes.
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Mom delivered baby as tornado struck
Shayla Taylor was so far along in labor that her nurses at Moore Medical Center decided not to move her when Monday's tornado hit. They waited out the storm in an operating room, where the wall disappeared as the tornado hit the building.
Alvarado angler back for seconds
It took Joe Fernandez a lifetime to catch a record flathead catfish at Alvarado Park Lake. It only took a little over a month to beat his own 15-pound mark.
CSCOPE lesson plans to cease in August
This week, the Texas Education Service Center Curriculum Collaborative announced that all lesson plans related to the curriculum alignment tool CSCOPE would be eliminated by Aug. 31.
FW man allegedly assaulted woman with pipe
Burleson police arrested a Fort Worth man on Friday after he allegedly beat and sexually assaulted a woman, according to a probable cause affidavit.
Okla. officials vow not to quit looking until everyone is found
The tornado that killed 24 people and injured at least 100 others in the Moore and Oklahoma City area cut a 17-mile-long path that started in Newcastle and ended at Lake Stanley Draper. Nine of the dead are children.
Construction underway on Burleson water tower
Burleson has four major water system projects planned for this year, and the first of the four — a new elevated water storage tank — is already underway.
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