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BCISD Trustees approve hiring new band directors  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Staff Writer Burnet Bulletin Two new band directors will make their home at Burnet CISD this coming school year. On Monday, June 17, the ...



Burnet CISD will adopt stricter consequences for vaping next year  KXAN.com

Superintendent Keith McBurnett posted on the district's Facebook page that the district will adopt stricter consequences next school year for possession or usage ...



New volleyball, assistant boys coaches at Burnet High School - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO. Crystal Shipley. Burnet Middle School Principal Steve Grant gave the campus's Gem of Appreciation award to AVID ...



Burnet CISD Trustees call for bond election  Burnet Bulletin

BCISD Superintendent Keith McBurnett Special to the Bulletin • The Burnet Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees voted unanimously to ...



Smokin' the competition! Burnet CISD brings home culinary gold  Burnet Bulletin

From staff reports The Burnet High School BBQ UnderDAWGS culinary team came home grand champions after they smoked the competition in the State of ...



Burnet CISD fall sports have arrived for 2019 season  Burnet Bulletin

By Wayne Craig Special to the Bulletin • While the temperatures are screaming it's still summertime take a quick drive around the BHS Campus and you will be ...



Lady Dawgs basketball team creates buzz in Burnet  KVUE.com

BURNET, Texas — Inside the Burnet High School gym, students circled around the varsity girls basketball team in the middle of the basketball court and began ...



Burnet HS Lady Bulldogs basketball team making history  FOX 7 Austin

BURNET, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) - The Burnet High School Lady Bulldogs girls basketball team is making history as it participates in its first state tournament ever!



Burnet CISD makes changes at head football coach, other district positions - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

FROM STAFF REPORTS. Kurt Jones will be turning over head football coaching duties to assistant Jerod Rye effective January 2019. Jones will remain the ...



BCISD approves alternative path for graduation  Burnet Bulletin

Savanna Gregg/Burnet Bulletin BCISD Superintendent Keith McBurnett presents RJ Richey Elementary School students Hannah Brooks, Rylan Dowd, and ...



Historic season for Burnet girls basketball ends with narrow loss in state semifinals  Austin American-Statesman

SAN ANTONIO — Even in the moments after their 49-44 loss to Hardin-Jefferson in a Class 4A state semifinal at the Alamodome, Burnet's players and their ...



BCISD Hall of Honor nominations open  Burnet Bulletin

Nominations for Burnet CISD's Hall of Honor are being accepted through Monday, Jan. 7. Individuals may be nominated in any of the four following categories:



Superintendent's letter addresses BCISD successes, changes  Burnet Bulletin

Dear Parents, Staff and Students, Spirit, Pride and Honor means a lot of things, including being the very best at everything we do in Burnet CISD. Last year ...



Citizens of Note: Mary Augusta (Ligon) Hampton  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet County Historical Commission will honor seven individuals for their contributions to Burnet County, at a Citizens of Note reception Tuesday, July 2.



Darrell Debo  Burnet Bulletin

Darrell Debo September 15, 1931 — April 21, 2019 Darrell Debo, 87, passed away on April 21, 2019. Darrell was born on Sept. 15, 1931 to William Clyde and ...



BCISD receives final 2018 TEA report card  Burnet Bulletin

By Lew K. Cohn Managing Editor Burnet Bulletin Final school district and campus accountability ratings for 2018 were released by the Texas Education Agency ...



Burnet girls basketball advances as boys' season ends - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO. Burnet sophomore shooting guard Cam Allison splits the Boerne High School defense of freshman point guard Rashawn ...



Citizens of Note: LaVonna Rea (Vonnie) Riddell Fox  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet County Historical Commission will honor seven individuals for their contributions to Burnet County, at a Citizens of Note reception Tuesday, July 2.



Little Free Library opens for BCISD youth  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Staff Writer Burnet Bulletin The minds of children are hungry for knowledge, and being exposed to literature at an early age has proven to be ...



BHS cheer team competes in regional championships  Burnet Bulletin

Over the Thanksgiving break, the Burnet High School cheer team competed at the UCA Southwest Regional Championships. The team placed third in Game ...



Two men lead Burnet County deputies on high-speed chase, crash Mini Cooper at high school - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

FROM STAFF REPORTS. Cody Landon Hobgood, 41, of Fort Worth. One man is behind bars and another in a Williamson County hospital after leading Burnet ...



Brandon Michael Jacque  Burnet Bulletin

Brandon Michael Jacque April 13, 1993 - March 27, 2019 On March 27, 2019, Brandon Michael Jacque, 25, left us and gained his angel wings. Brandon was ...



On the DownBeat: Gilleland making mark in music  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Staff Writer Burnet Bulletin Since he was a child, 16-year-old Burnet resident Trey Gilleland has recognized the greatness of traditional ...



Hard work brings stock show success to Schwausch  Burnet Bulletin

Contributed Left: BHS Senior Brandon Schwausch and his brother, Bryce, have both been showing broilers at the Burnet County Livestock Show for years.



Burnet hosts third state High School BBQ Cook Off  Burnet Bulletin

Burnet Iron Dawgs member Preston Reeves wraps up his brisket during last year's Texas High School BBQ Cook Off Championship at Burnet High School.



William Carroll Heffington  Burnet Bulletin

William Carroll Heffington October 10, 1930 – January 28, 2019 William Carroll Heffington, 88, passed away on January 28, 2019. A funeral *service* is planned ...



Charles "Ken" Kennedy Warden  Burnet Bulletin

Charles "Ken" Kennedy Warden January 11, 1935 — January 1, 2019 Charles "Ken" Kennedy Warden, 83, passed away on Jan. 1, 2019. His funeral *service* will ...



Burnet County sheriff's deputy pursuit locks down school, launches fugitive search  Burnet Bulletin

By Connie Swinney Staff Writer Two Fort Worth area suspects remained in custody Nov. 19 in connection with a Burnet County Sheriff's Office pursuit, which ...



Jason Jones Named Central High School Band Director  San Angelo LIVE!

SAN ANGELO, TX -- Central High School is pleased to announce the new Central High School Band Director, Mr. Jason Jones. Mr. Jones comes to San Angelo ...



State of Texas High School BBQ Cook-off returns to Burnet  The Picayune

State of Texas High School Barbecue Cook-off hosts about 50 of the best teams of student-cooks, including the Burnet Iron Dawgs.



Frady remembered for building tradition at BHS  Burnet Bulletin

Burnet CISD board member Robby Robertson presents the Distinguished Former Employee award to Coach Ray Frady in 2017 at the Burnet Chamber of ...



Billy Joe Burns  Burnet Bulletin

Billy Joe Burns September 22, 1964 — March 7, 2019 Billy Joe Burns, 54, of Burnet, passed away at home March 7, 2019. A memorial is scheduled for Thursday ...



Ex-Burnet police officer indicted on murder charge in shooting - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

EDITOR DANIEL CLIFTON. Former Burnet Police Sgt. Russell Butler was booked into the Llano County Jail after a Burnet County grand jury indicted him April ...



Burkhart takes reigns as BHS Principal  Burnet Bulletin

BY CHRISTI BERTELSON/BURNET BULLETIN Casey Burkhart is no stranger to the Burnet Consolidated Independent School District (BCISD) after he has ...



Mary Lee Graves  Burnet Bulletin

Mary Lee Graves March 19, 1934 — January 17, 2019 Mary Lee Graves, a near-lifelong resident of Burnet passed away peacefully on Jan. 17, 2019, at the age ...



School Registration starts Aug. 1  Burnet Bulletin

BY CHRISTI BERTELSON/BURNET BULLETIN With Burnet school summer ending, stores are gearing up with school supplies to start the 2016-17 school year ...



McBurnett named Citizen of the Year  Burnet Bulletin

Burnet Chamber of Commerce board member Ben Farmer, right, presents the Thomas C. Ferguson Outstanding Citizen of the Year Award to Burnet CISD ...



Camm Carrington Lary Jr.  Burnet Bulletin

Camm Carrington Lary, Jr. November 26, 1941 — July 25, 2019 Devoted husband, father, grandfather, and servant of Christ, Camm Carrington Lary Jr., went ...



Burnet CISD hires three new coaches for next season - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

BURNET — Three coaches are joining the Burnet Consolidated Independent School District staff in 2018-19. Shelly Jones. They are Shelly Jones as volleyball ...



Lakeview and Central welcome new band directors  ConchoValleyHomepage.com

Both Central and Lakeview will start the upcoming school year with new band directors. Both have years of experience teaching music and directing high school ...



Mary Margaret Fry  Burnet Bulletin

Mary Margaret Fry Sepember 4, 1930 — September 25, 2018 Mary Margaret Fry of Burnet passed away peacefully in Georgetown on Sept. 25, 2018, at the age ...



Smoking the competition: How Glenn High School's BBQ team won a state title for its brisket  Hillcountrynews

Facing 67 other high schools from across the state, and their own team's adversity, Glenn High School's competition BBQ team smoked the competition to win a ...



High school competition teaches important Texas life skill — barbecue  Dallas News

Forget Friday night lights. How about Saturday morning smoke? Earlier this month, high school teams from across the state competed for the crown of best ...



Burnet, Bertram yearbooks from 1952 up online thanks to Hill Country Community Foundation - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO. Yearbooks from Burnet and Bertram high schools can now be found online. BURNET — When looking back on your high ...



BCISD board sets tax ratification election  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin At their regular monthly meeting held on Wednesday, July 11, the Burnet CISD Board of Trustees approved the order of a Tax ...



Simpson named special programs coordinator  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin The Burnet Conslidated Independent School District has a new coordinator of special programs after trustees approved ...



BHS freshman basketball dominates at tournament  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet High School freshman basketball team brought home the gold after a tournament in Jarrell on Saturday, Dec. 8. The team placed first in front of ...



Burnet Bulldogs in must-win matchup against Fredericksburg - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

Two games remain for the Burnet High School football team. And for the Bulldogs to have a shot at making the playoffs, they must win them both. It won't be easy ...



Highlandette Spring Show starts tonight  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet High School Highlandette 37th Annual Spring Show will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 28-30, with nightly performances at 7 p.m. at ...



Kincaid announces retirement from Burnet High School  Burnet Bulletin

BY CHRISTI BERTELSON/BURNET BULLETIN After four years of serving as principal of Burnet High School and with 32 years of *service* in public education, ...



Saying 'adios' to the Burnet Class of 2016  Burnet Bulletin

BY CHRISTI BERTELSON/BURNET BULLETIN Both the Burnet High School Class of 2016 and the graduating seniors of Quest High school will walk to stage to ...



New Marble Falls housing development closer to construction - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JARED FIELDS. Gregg Ranch development. Aerial rendering of the Gregg Ranch development. Courtesy of Harvard Investments. Financing for ...



Former Burnet standout Jordan Shipley's goal is to not be known for football - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

HORSESHOE BAY — Jordan Shipley attributes his success in football to two unlikeliest objects: couch cushions. He recounted this story as a guest speaker ...



Burnet's Esprit de Corps headed to competitive Bands of Americas contest - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

EDITOR DANIEL CLIFTON. The Burnet High School Esprit de Corps is taking its show, 'The Darkness of Shadows,' to the Bands of America's regional ...



Cheers for a Top 20 finish  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet High School cheerleaders placed 19th overall in Class 4A at the UIL Spirit Championships in Fort Worth on Friday, Jan. 18, for their second straight ...



Burnet CISD lowers tax rate by four cents  Burnet Bulletin

Monday, Aug. 21, was a busy day for the Burnet Consolidated Independent School District, and not just because it was the first day of school. After holding a ...



Exciting district play happening in soccer  Burnet Bulletin

By Wayne Craig Bulletin Sports District competition is warming up for Burnet's soccer teams and last week had some exciting matches for both the boys and the ...



Burnet Chamber ready for Awards Banquet Saturday night  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin The Burnet community is built on a foundation of philanthropic values, hard working citizens, dedicated volunteers, and ...



Crafting the Future: Classes prep students for employment  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin Burnet High School has made it a mission to “Craft the future” of its students, to prepare them for college, employment, and ...



Burnet Homecoming festivities slated for Thursday and Friday  Burnet Bulletin

By Christi Bertelson Burnet Bulletin Burnet is gearing up this week for its homecoming game against Austin Crockett on Friday, Sept. 16. This week is full of ...



Bertram man dies in home accident  Burnet Bulletin

By Glynis Crawford Smith Burnet Bulletin Justin Battles, 26, a graduate of Burnet High School, died at his home Saturday night, Feb. 10, in an accident that left ...



Burkhart named new HS Principal  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet Consolidated Independent School District (BCISD) Board of Trustees approved the recommendation of the new principal for Burnet High School at ...



Make tracks to Burnet Snow Day, Dec. 9  Burnet Bulletin

Sleigh bells ring; are you listening? In the lane, snow is glistening. A beautiful sight, we're happy tonight, walking in a winter wonderland!” This catchy tune will ...



Burnet High School graduate dies in US 281 collision - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

FROM STAFF REPORTS. JAMAL BROWN. BURNET — Loved ones are mourning the death of a 21-year-old Burnet High School graduate killed in a two-vehicle ...



'Big Eddy' back in Burnet; line coach and wife return to alma mater - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

BURNET — Even as he sat down to pour glasses of chocolate milk for Burnet student-athletes after a morning of strength-and-conditioning workouts, it's hard to ...



'Shattered Dreams' teaches teens consequences  Burnet Bulletin

Burnet High School senior Lexey Parker sits stunnd in a vehicle as emergency personnel declare her passenger "dead" during a mick fatality in the "Shattered ...



Burnet makes coaching hires, including one from way up north - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO. BURNET — Burnet school district officials had to tap the Garden State for one of the four coaching hires recently ...



Castillo's artwork earns her national acclaim  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Staff Writer Burnet Bulletin This spring, Burnet High School student Jazmine Castillo's artwork was chosen by U.S. Rep. Roger Williams ...



Burnet High School class closes chapter, ready for new summits  Burnet Bulletin

BY CHRISTI BERTELSON BURNET BULLETIN Burnet High School's 2015 Commencement Program saw a total of 183 students receive their diplomas and turn ...



Burnet's Seth Carpenter to play football for Mary Hardin-Baylor - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO. Burnet High School senior defensive lineman Seth Carpenter (left) signs his National Letter of Intent on Feb. 16 to play ...



Dan Ernest Ulrich  Burnet Bulletin

Dan Ernest Ulrich March 29, 1930 — February 14, 2018 Dan Ernest Ulrich passed peacefully on February 14, 2018, surrounded by his loving family and friends.



Llano throwers out-heave competition at district meet; Burnet athletes also advance - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

BURNET — Burnet and Llano high school distance runners, hurdlers, and throwers highlighted the District 19-4A track-and-field meet April 11-12 at Bulldog ...



Former Burnet football player and coach Bob Shipley retiring - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

JENNIFER FIERRO • STAFF WRITER. Former Burnet High School football coach and athletic director Bob Shipley announced his retirement Jan. 6. He was in ...



FORMER TEXAS RANGER WILL SPEAK TO DRT  Burnet Bulletin

Former Texas Ranger Ramiro “Ray” Martinez will be the featured speaker for the local chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) at their first ...



Richard Doak “Rick” Field  Burnet Bulletin

Richard Doak “Rick” Field died peacefully in his sleep on April 20, 2018, at the age of 83. Rick was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Beverly. Beverly ...



Highland Lakes Youth Sports and Clubs  The Picayune

National studies show an overall decline in youth sports participation, but a look at any Highland Lakes court or field will show that local club and sports ...



Ballard found guilty, sentenced to life without parole  Burnet Bulletin

By Glynis Crawford Smith Highland Lakes Newspapers (Updated with comments from the defense.) Garrett James Ballard was found guilty on two counts of ...



BHS Class of 2014 grad killed in Milam County accident  Burnet Bulletin

A Burnet High School graduate attending Texas A&M University was killed on the Fourth of July in a two-vehicle accident and car fire near Gause in Milam ...



Highlandettes wins first place  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet High School Highlandettes gather at the Westwood Dance Classic on Saturday, Feb. 13. The team brought home first place in the categories of kick, ...



Playoff memories for Bulldog Basketball  Burnet Bulletin

By Wayne Craig Bulletin Sports It was another memorable season for Bulldog basketball and also a season that many will look back on with a smile.



Burnet FFA brings home blue and gold  Burnet Bulletin

Jason Edmondson-Texas FFA State President stands with Burnet High School FFA students Matilyn Bachmeyer, Audra Hoefelmeyer, Audrey Anderson, Toni ...



Burnet pitcher Makenzie Carpenter signs with Louisiana-Lafayette  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

JENNIFER FIERRO • STAFF WRITER. Burnet High School senior softball pitcher Makenzie Carpenter (seated) signs her national letter of intent to play for the ...



Burnet's Christmas on the Square packs in snow  The Picayune

If you're near the southeast corner of the historic courthouse square in Burnet Dec. 9, you might want to duck to avoid getting hit by a snowball.



'Bachelorette' rumored to have Burnet beau  Burnet Bulletin

BY ALEXANDRIA RANDOLPH/BURNET BULLETIN Rumors are floating in the reality TV circuit that 2016 Bachelorette JoJo has a Burnet beau. JoJo Fletcher, a ...



Shipley named Director of High School Relations  TexasSports.com

Shipley spent the previous three seasons as head coach and athletic director at Belton High School and has 17 years of high school head coaching experience.



Three Burnet cheerleaders will perform in London New Year's Day  Burnet Bulletin

Malory Alvarez, Avri Stieler and Kailee Hair from Burnet High School in Burnet, Texas are three of more than 650 high school cheerleaders and dancers from ...



Burnet Bluebonnet Festival is April 6-9  The Picayune

BURNET — In 1981, the Texas Legislature officially designated Burnet the “Bluebonnet Capital of Texas.” Two years later, taking advantage of the new moniker ...



Burnet husband-wife coaching duo leaving for East Texas - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

David Schubert, who is the Burnet High School girls athletics coordinator and head girls basketball coach, will become the Avinger boys athletics coordinator ...



There's no place like home! 'Bachelorette' star Pell returns for Saturday concert  Burnet Bulletin

By Lew K. Cohn Managing Editor Burnet Bulletin He may be better known to millions of viewers for his stint on the reality TV show, “The Bachelorette,” but ...



2018 Highland Lakes Summer and 4th of July events schedule  Burnet Bulletin

Check out these events and other fun aspects of the Highland Lakes in our Summer Fun Guide in the June 27 edition of the Burnet Bulletin! Independence Day ...



BHS Esprit de Corps again earns first-division marks  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet High School Esprit de Corps earned a 1st Division “Superior” rating for the 28th consecutive year at the UIL Region 32 Marching Contest in Cedar ...



STATE-BOUND!  Burnet Bulletin

The Burnet High School Esprit de Corps faces a challenging and intense schedule in its attempt to win a championship Monday, Nov. 3, at the University ...



Hall of Fame profile: Jordan Shipley stands tall among Texas’ top wideouts  Waco Tribune-Herald

You'll find it hard to find a more humble, appreciative yet freakishly gifted athlete than Burnet's Jordan Shipley.



Longtime Burnet leader Claude Ramsey Clinton Sr. dies May 24  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

Ramsey Clinton was born Feb. 24, 1925, in Waco, Texas – a fourth-generation Texan. Ramsey served his country in the Navy during World War II in the Pacific ...



BATTLE OF BURNET COUNTY: Once-bitter rivalry now fun game for Burnet  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF. BURNET — Burnet's location makes the high school a natural rivalry for its neighbors on all four sides. But Bulldog ...



2018: Locals Love Us: Best of the Highland Lakes  The Picayune

Here are the best businesses, organizations, places, and people in the Highland Lakes as voted on by The Picayune and 101HighlandLakes.com readers and ...



Burnet's Travis Freeman back in game  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF. Incoming Burnet High School senior and football player Travis Freeman has the past two years recovering from ...



One last Goodbye to Mally  Burnet Bulletin

BY CHRISTI BERTELSON/BURNET BULLETIN Friends and family will lay Jamal “Mally” Nicholas Brown to rest this Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Lakeland Hills ...



Open Door Recovery House receives new vehicle donation - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO. Open Door Recovery House director Paula Mays-Hall (second from right) and administrator Tillie Harmon accept the keys ...



Burnet and community remembers shooting victim  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

FROM STAFF REPORTS. BURNET — The family, friends and community will gather Aug. 23 to remember a teenager who died after an 21-year-old allegedly ...



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