A fire gutted the inside of Club 166 early Thursday, Sept. 5, off F.M. 166 in Tunis, and a Somerville man has been charged with arson and burglary of a building. Orenthal Jerod Lauderdale, 40, remains in Brazos County custody on the arson charge, a second degree felony, and on the burglary charge…
Members of Campbell Williams VFW Post No. 4458 Caldwell Auxiliary are presenting all Burleson County high school brochures for the Patriotic Art contest which contain contest information and entry forms. The contest is open to all students in grades 9-12 who are enrolled at public, private,…
The Campbell-Williams VFW Post 4458 and Auxiliary in Caldwell have Voice of Democracy and Patriots Pen Essay brochures available which contain entry forms and information about the 2019-2020 contests. All Burleson County high school, secondary school, private school, and home-schooled children are…
Lunch, Elementary, Intermediate: Mon., 9/16: Grilled Cheese Sandwich, Meatball Sub, Ham and Cheese Wrap. Tues., 9/17: Chicken and Waffles, Meat Loaf, Turkey and Cheese Sandwich. Wed., 9/18: Beef Quesadilla, Beef and Bean Burrito, Chicken Wrap. Thurs., 9/19: Beefy Ravioli, Cheesy Broccoli Baked…
Caldwell’s Karla Avalos placed fourth and Somerville’s Ra-Maya Carter placed fifth at the Lexington Small School Showdown Cross Country Meet in the girls junior varsity division. Avalos ran the race with a time of 16:08.62, and Carter had a time of 16:12.86 in the 2-mile race. Thrall’s Trew…
The Lady Hornet junior varsity volleyball team added another two wins to their season total this past week, improving to 8-2 for the season. On Tuesday, Caldwell traveled to Lexington and defeated the Lady Eagles in a two set match 25-16, 25-10. The Lady Hornets had consistent offense and good…
The Lady Yeguas put up a good fight last Tuesday night, Sept. 3, against Giddings, but fell short -- losing in straight sets. No score was available at press time. Somerville never gave up, even though the Lady Buffs had more depth on the bench and could rest their starters at times. The Lady…
The following is the menu for the Snook Independent School District for Sept. 16-20: Mon., 9/16: Mandarin Chicken or Egg Roll, Stir Fry Vegetables, Asian Brown Rice, Fruit Variety. Tues., 9/17: Chicken Fried Steak and Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Bread, Fruit Variety. Wed., 9/18:…
The Snook Bluejays’ defense gave up some long passes last Friday against Brazos Christian, and it proved too costly in a 48-38 loss. Snook, who trailed 28-8 in the second and 35-14 in the third, rallied impressively in the second half, eventually cutting the Eagles’ lead to 42-38. And Snook…
In a battle of Burleson County, the Class 4A Number 7 Lady Hornets took down Snook in straight sets 25-10, 25-11, 25-18. With the Lady Jays developing a strong reputation of volleyball success, with Caldwell’s volleyball dynasty and with both teams originally having open dates on Friday, the…
Caldwell’s Joel Skrabanek placed third out of over 177 runners in the 1Å-4A boys division at the Region III Cross Country Preview. The meet was held at Kate-Barr Ross Park in Huntsville, hosted by Sam Houston State University. Skrabanek ran the 5000-meter race with a time of 17:58.70. Alexander…
Thanks to some grant writing by Somerville Police Chief Craig Wise, the department has some much…
Cooks Point resident Patricia Price on Monday raised some concerns to Burleson County commissioners…
Snook High School recently announced its 2019 Homecoming Court. The Homecoming queen and king will…
A fire gutted the inside of Club 166 early Thursday, Sept. 5, off F.M. 166 in Tunis, and a Somerville man has been charged with arson and burglary of a building. Orenthal Jerod Lauderdale, 40,…
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Burleson County will host a Walk Across Texas! kickoff event beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5, on…
The Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District’s board was to hold a public hearing on Tuesday, Sept. 10, on an amendment to operating permits for…
The Somerville School Board was scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11, to discuss the district’s plans for its facilities. The board will also…
The Methodist Men of First United Methodist Church of Somerville will hold their annual hamburger lunch fund-raiser at noon on Sunday, Sept. 29, at the church’…
The Second Annual Melodie Hope Jones Memorial Scholarship Fund Sunflower Run/ Walk will be held on Saturday, Sept. 28, at Davidson Creek Park in Caldwell.…
The Burleson County Democratic Party held a Taco Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at the Caldwell Civic Center, featuring remarks by Rick Kennedy…
The Lady Hornet junior varsity volleyball team added another two wins to their season total this past week, improving to 8-2 for the season. On Tuesday,…
Caldwell’s Karla Avalos placed fourth and Somerville’s Ra-Maya Carter placed fifth at the Lexington Small School Showdown Cross Country Meet in the girls…
JUST LIKE I SAID -- The #1 Clemson Tigers totally dominated and embarrassed the overrated #12 Texas A&M Aggies to the tune of 24-10, but the final score…
Funeral services for Rosetta Jean Newhart, 87, of Somerville were held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at Strickland Funeral Home in Somerville. Burial…
Funeral services for Curtis Dean Kornegay, age 88, of Forth Worth, will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home…
Donald “Don” Ray Hubenak, 73, of Alvin, peacefully passed away surrounded by his family on Saturday, August 31, 2019, after a long battle with bladder cancer.…