Aiden Wallace, center, was awarded an honorary black belt Nov. 30 at Billy Smith American Karate Studio. BURLESON STAR/ALEXA BOEDEKER
Carl Edward Brewer, 17, was arrested Wednesday and charged with two counts of murder. BURLESON STAR/COURTESY PHOTO

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Crazy8 Ministries started serving the area five years ago and recently it celebrated in anniversary with banquet and program.

Aiden Wallace, center, was awarded an honorary black belt Nov. 30 at Billy Smith American Karate Studio. BURLESON STAR/ALEXA BOEDEKER

A special event took place Nov. 30 at Billy Smith American Karate Studio as the regular Wednesday night class honored an extraordinary warrior, Aiden Wallace.

Bears on Christmas trees will be just one of the things available at the Strutters 9th annual Craft Fair from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.  BURLESON STAR/COURTESY PHOTO

Burleson High School Strutters Dance Team will be holding their 9th annual Craft Fair from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the high school.

SPJST Lodge 180 Burleson recently presented to Jennifer Woods, Director of Burleson’s Harvest House, center, with a check for $3,000.

Carl Edward Brewer, 17, was arrested Wednesday and charged with two counts of murder. BURLESON STAR/COURTESY PHOTO

A press conference by the Crowley Police Department last Thursday brought out more information on deaths of Troy Brewer, 60, and his wife Mary Brewer, 63.

Sports

Centennial senior Jeanette McGrath was named the Defensive Player of the Year on the recently released District 9-5A volleyball team.  BURLESON STAR/CHRIS JASO

Throughout the season, Centennial senior Jeanette McGrath used her quickness and on-the-court smarts to make play after play while sacrificing her body.

Burleson’s Jailah Ivory, left, and Sarah Reid, right, garnered top honors on the recently released District 9-5A volleyball team.  BURLESON STAR/CHRIS JASO

Playing a new position is a difficult transition at times.

Centennial won the Silver Division Championship at the Granbury Lady Pirate Tournament.  BURLESON STAR/COURTESY PHOTO

The momentum from a Silver Bracket championship at the Granbury Tournament seemed carried over for Centennial’s girls basketball team Tuesday night in its District 9-5A opener.

Burleson’s Caitlyn Kirkham sends a pass down court during the Lady Elks’ District 9-5A opener loss Tuesday to Arlington Seguin.  BURLESON STAR/CHRIS JASO

It might be best for Burleson’s girls basketball team to erase all memories of Tuesday’s District 9-5A season-opener against Arlington Seguin.

Burleson’s boys basketball team won the championship of the Jerry Durant/Charlie Gilchrist Kangaroo Klassic in Weatherford over the weekend.  BURLESON STAR/COURTESY PHOTO

Depth was on display for Burleson’s boys basketball team over the weekend as they won Jerry Durant/Charlie Gilchrist Kangaroo Klassic in Weatherford.

Obituaries

NOV. 20 1930 – DEC. 3, 2016

Ralph passed at home quietly and peacefully, wrapped in the arms of family, on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016.

Marja Lee Hoffman, 88, went to be with her Lord on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016. 

Aaron Jason Singleton, 15, of Joshua, passed away Friday, Nov. 4, 2016.

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