Cleburne Spring Sports 2013 special section
Members of a Granbury church who hoped to travel to the Vatican may get some of the money they paid for the trip back, but it’s too late to see Pope Francis, church member John Downing said Thursday.
The crossroads where a pair of railroad tracks intersect Farm-to-Market Road 917 in northeastern Johnson County isn’t a particularly memorable spot.
Some of the best athletes in the world of professional bull riding, along with local and national celebrities, will cowboy up for a good cause Friday and Saturday at the 17th annual Cowboys for Kids event. Proceeds from the two-night event benefit the Children’s Advocacy Center of Johnson County.
Two espoused their previous records and called for a referendum on the city’s direction going forward. The third left attendees in stitches, some laughing at, others with his presentation of performance art and plain-spoken directness delivered in a rural patois accompanied by a Big Gulp.
A Cleburne man arrested last October on charges of sexual abuse of a child was arrested again this week on four charges of possession of child pornography.
A California truck driver was reunited with his pit bull recently thanks to the family that took care of her, the police officer who found her, and the animal shelter staff that found the microchip.
R.D. Curtis has been collecting clocks for about 35 years and already has about 150 in his home, the Cleburne resident said. And each spring and fall he heads out to Antique Alley to look for more.
Rio Vista High School Spanish teacher Ryan Cavazos will become the assistant principal and athletic director, in addition to head basketball coach for the upcoming school year.
A Cleburne teen was killed and three young men — including two more from Johnson County — were injured Saturday in a one-vehicle accident just north of Whitney, according to The Hillsboro Reporter.
The chapters in the ongoing tale of false starts and setbacks concerning Bill Miller’s downtown Cleburne building continue to pile up with the latest delivering yet another possible resolution.