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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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Lady Dawgs basketball team creates buzz in Burnet  KVUE.com

Burnet will play in their first ever UIL Girl's State Basketball Tournament starting Friday afternoon.



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:



Burnet County historian Darrell Debo remembered  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Staff Writer Burnet Bulletin Burnet County is mourning the loss of well-known historian and community figure Darrell Debo, who passed away ...



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 ...



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 ...



High School BBQ Cook Off Regional at Texas Tech  News/Talk 790 KFYO

Competitive cooking, specifically barbecue cook offs, have now spread to the high school level across Texas. Saturday, March 30, in Lubbock, a regional for the ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Lady Dawgs heading to State  Burnet Bulletin

By Wayne Craig Bulletin Sports The Burnet Lady Bulldog basketball team couldn't have picked a better time to get sweet revenge over their HWY 29 rivals, ...



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 ...



UnderDAWGS bring culinary craft to cook off  Burnet Bulletin

Burnet High School UnderDAWGS members Caden Hart (left) and Brandon Schwausch saturate their brisket slices to give judges the perfect juicy bite at the ...



Burnet student places third in Congressional art competition  FOX 7 Austin

WASHINGTON (FOX 7 Austin) - A Burnet High School student has been named a winner of Congressman Roger Williams' 2019 Congressional Art Competition.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Texas Cop Charged with Murder for Shooting, Killing Man who Ran Over his Foot  Indian Country Today Media Network

A police officer in Burnet Texas has been indicted after shooting a driver who ran over his foot on March 27, 2019. X-rays showed no injuries to the officer's foot.



Donate blood for Thiago  Burnet Bulletin

A few hours remain to visit Burnet High School and donate blood to help Thiago Paxtor, the son of a BHS teacher who was diagnosed with Leukemia several ...



Lady Dawgs beat 5A Rouse and Hutto  Burnet Bulletin

By Wayne Craig Bulletin Sports The varsity Lady Dawgs improved their overall record to 10-3 last week with two wins over quality 5A opponents. Burnet hosted ...



Suzanne Johnson Endowment makes final HCCF donation  Burnet Bulletin

Savanna Gregg/Burnet Bulletin The family of Suzanne Johnson present a check in the amount of $217,588.41 to Hill Country Community Foundation Board ...



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 ...



Johnson fundraiser returns for finale  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Staff Writer Burnet Bulletin For the past six years, one of the most anticipated events in the community has been making a difference for the ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Teamwork makes the dream work: Football players volunteer to help clean flood victim's yard  KVUE.com

KINGSLAND, Texas — Head coach Jarod Rye said the yard looked daunting as he and his players walked up to their work on Monday. Rye's team is used to ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 7-on-7 football team returning to state tournament after strong qualifier - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

BURNET — After a one-year hiatus, the Burnet High School 7-on-7 football team is back at the Division II state tournament thanks to a strong showing during the ...



Hullums celebrate 70th wedding anniversary  Burnet Bulletin

Thomas and Berniece Hullum celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. They met at and graduated from Burnet High School.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Having a blast preserving the past  Burnet Bulletin

Frank Shubert/Burnet Bulletin A Texas Green Blast crew member sandblasts the current coats of paint off the Highland Lakes Squadron of the Commemorative ...



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 ...



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 quarterback, girls soccer standout sign with respective schools - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

JENNIFER FIERRO • STAFF WRITER. Burnet High School senior quarterback Koby Edwards (center) signs his letter of intent to play for the University of Texas ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Burnet hurdler Ian Carter wins gold at Texas Relays - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

AUSTIN — From the first hurdle to the last, Burnet High School senior Ian Carter left no doubt he was the best high school 110-meter high hurdler at the Texas ...



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 ...



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 ...



Former Burnet coach pleads guilty to having relationship with student  KXAN.com

KXAN News - BURNET, Texas (KXAN) -- A former baseball coach at Burnet High School pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of having an improper relationship ...



'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 ...



PEC awards scholarship to Burnet graduate following in his late father's footsteps as lineman - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

FROM STAFF REPORTS. Burnet High School graduate Trey Foster (second from right) accepts a $15,750 scholarship from Pedernales Electric Cooperative's ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Burnet High School graduation ceremony returning to Bulldog Field  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF. Burnet school district officials worked with the company installing artificial turf at Bulldog field so graduation ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



No.7 Cougars dissect Dawgs, 42-16  Burnet Bulletin

By Wayne Craig Bulletin Sports The score to last Friday's district opener between Burnet and China Spring may appear to be a runaway at first sight, but in fact it ...



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 ...



Austin Student Raises $5,700 (and Counting!) to Help Youngsters Pay Off School Lunch Debt  southernliving.com

St. Andrew's Episcopal School middle schooler raises money for school lunch debt.



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 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 ...



'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 ...



Burnet's Jordan Shipley in Texas High School Football Hall  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF. Jordan Shipley (left) played varsity football for Burnet High School in the early 2000s. He was recently elected to the ...



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 ...



Shipley named Director of High School Relations - University of  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.



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 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 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 community reacts to hometown 'Bachelorette' contestant  KVUE.com

Bachelorette contestant Luke Pell, from Burnet, is helping put the town on the national map.



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 ...



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 ...



This Texas Police Officer's Pursuit of an Escaped Cow is the Funniest Thing You’ll See Today  southernliving.com

Fort Worth police officer Damon Cole is no stranger to adversity. When he's not working to keep his community safe, the veteran cop is traveling the country ...



BACK TO SCHOOL: District information and important dates  The River Cities Sunday Tribune

Burnet Consolidated Independent School District. Central Office. 208 E. Brier, Burnet. First Day of School: Aug. 25. • Bertram Elementary School. 315 Main St.



Students learn 'Manners Matter'  Burnet Bulletin

Ever so careful of their manners, students taking part in the 'Manners Matter Spaghetti Etiquette Meal' are, from left, Zoe Ward, 9, Nyla Brown, 11, Taylor ...



'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 ...



Marble Falls Youth Football registering kids to play in May 7-on-7 league - DailyTrib.com - Your Hill Country online news authority  DailyTrib.com

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO. MARBLE FALLS — In Texas, anytime is a great time to play football, no matter its version, and that includes 7-on-7.



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.



Suzanne Johnson Endowment raises $165K for HCCF  Burnet Bulletin

By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin The Suzanne Johnson Scholarship Endowment Fundraiser always brings in a substantial amount of money for the Hill ...



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 ...



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