Charity Gonzales (10) and the Cleburne Lady Jackets play Arlington Heights in the sectional round of the Class 4A girls’ soccer state playoffs at 6 p.m. Thursday at Handley Field in Fort Worth. Cleburne defeated Burleson Centennial and Fort Worth Carter Riverside in the first two rounds of the playoffs. For the preview story, see Page 5.
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Study shows obesity rate dropping in children
A new study shows that although obesity prevalence remains high, obesity rates have dropped in children between the ages of 2-5 years old.
Court questions IHC payments
Johnson County Judge Roger Harmon said Monday he plans to meet as soon as possible with representatives of Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne to resolve issues related to indigent health care payments made for the county by WebTPA.
JCSO, task force, STOP make theft arrest
The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, the Tri-County Auto Theft Task Force and undercover officers with the Stop The Offender Program Special Crimes Unit on Saturday arrested one man and recovered a variety of stolen property in the 3700 block of County Road 617 near Alvarado.
Patterson calls for building on Cleburne’s past
James Patterson’s unlikely candidacy for mayor of Cleburne continues against the odds, not to mention a current and former mayor, but the self-described underdog believes he may just have a shot, or at least an opportunity to shake things up.
No more death trap
After about three years of planning, negotiating and more planning, county and state workers are ready to start work on a project that will improve safety at what are considered two of the area’s most dangerous intersections.
Cleburne farmer Hogan stuns pundits, opponents
Who in the world is Jim Hogan? A lot of people are asking that question this week after the Cleburne farmer and insurance agent took the most votes statewide in the Democratic Primary race for commissioner of agriculture, without raising a dime in contributions or mounting any significant campaign.
Miller receives $110K settlement
By 5 p.m. Thursday, Tim Miller will no longer occupy the Cleburne ISD superintendent’s office. Starting Monday, Miller will serve CISD as interim consultant after his resignation at last week’s board meeting.
Booker T. grads honored
Officials from the Booker T. Washington Ex-Students Association, the East Cleburne Community Center and the city of Cleburne gathered Thursday at the Booker T. Washington Community & Recreation Center to honor six of the oldest surviving graduates of Cleburne’s Booker T. Washington High School. The former students range from 86 to 100 years old.
Guitarist: Music to med school
Dallas guitarist Rhett Butler returns tonight for one final show at Songbird Live.
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