Burnet County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 5800 block of CR 340 when two young men were fatally shot Tuesday morning.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
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By Alexandria Randolph.   The son of a Burnet County Constable arrested Tuesday morning in connection with the shooting deaths of two young men. Garrett James Ballard, 21, the son of Constable Jimmy Ballard (Precinct 3,) was booked into the Burnet County Jail on the charge of... + continue reading

The Bertram city council chose to promote Doug Wall from sergeant to police chief Tuesday evening.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula.   After more than half an hour of internal deliberation, the Bertram city council voted unanimously to promote a current sergeant and interim police chief to the fulltime position, which has been vacant since its last police chief left in June.... + continue reading

Pictured above are some of the Bertram Friends of the Library who made the Second Annual Library Games Day a success. The event netted nearly $2,000, to be used for updating the library’s computer system.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
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By Marcie Masterson.   Monday morning, bright and early, there will be excited teachers waiting for equally excited children at Bertram Elementary. We have a wonderful school and staff, and the whole community supports them. Please keep in mind that there are children who... + continue reading

Senior Taylor Barksdale gives a Llano defender the stiff-arm on his way to a 70-plus yard rushing score at last Friday night’s scrimmage in Llano. The Bulldogs have one scrimmage left before the regular season begins on Aug. 27 in Marble Falls.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
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By Wayne Craig.   It was only the first scrimmage but Bulldog fans were liking what they saw in all three BHS football teams in Llano last Friday. There were no official scores kept, but the freshman boys pretty much had their way with the Yellow Jackets. It’s hard to keep... + continue reading

The Lady Bulldogs are suiting up five seniors this season including (front row) Danielle Lindley and Megan Schmidt, (back row) Sarah Poe, Lillie Roberts, and Robyn Hall.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
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By Wayne Craig.   It’s still very early in the season for Burnet’s Lady Bulldog volleyball teams but their play in week one has many people talking and taking notice. The Lady Dawgs welcomed Marble Falls to town last week for their very first match of the season.... + continue reading

Burnet County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 5800 block of CR 340 when two young men were fatally shot Tuesday morning.

The Bertram city council chose to promote Doug Wall from sergeant to police chief Tuesday evening.

Pictured above are some of the Bertram Friends of the Library who made the Second Annual Library Games Day a success. The event netted nearly $2,000, to be used for updating the library’s computer system.

Senior Taylor Barksdale gives a Llano defender the stiff-arm on his way to a 70-plus yard rushing score at last Friday night’s scrimmage in Llano. The Bulldogs have one scrimmage left before the regular season begins on Aug. 27 in Marble Falls.

The Lady Bulldogs are suiting up five seniors this season including (front row) Danielle Lindley and Megan Schmidt, (back row) Sarah Poe, Lillie Roberts, and Robyn Hall.

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Burnet County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 5800 block of CR 340 when two young men were fatally shot Tuesday morning.
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By Alexandria Randolph.   The son of a Burnet County Constable arrested Tuesday morning in connection with the shooting deaths of two young men. Garrett James Ballard, 21, the son of Constable Jimmy Ballard (Precinct 3,) was booked into the Burnet County Jail on the charge of... + continue reading

The Bertram city council chose to promote Doug Wall from sergeant to police chief Tuesday evening.
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula.   After more than half an hour of internal deliberation, the Bertram city council voted unanimously to promote a current sergeant and interim police chief to the fulltime position, which has been vacant since its last police chief left in June.... + continue reading

Pictured above are some of the Bertram Friends of the Library who made the Second Annual Library Games Day a success. The event netted nearly $2,000, to be used for updating the library’s computer system.
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By Marcie Masterson.   Monday morning, bright and early, there will be excited teachers waiting for equally excited children at Bertram Elementary. We have a wonderful school and staff, and the whole community supports them. Please keep in mind that there are children who... + continue reading
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Funeral services for Jesse Edwin Abernathy, who was the head coach at Burnet High School for 15 years and took his Bulldogs team to the state championship game in 1992, will be Saturday in... + continue reading

Michael Maxwell and coach Jesse Edwin Abernathy share a moment together. Abernathy coached 15 years at Burnet and led the athletic program to plenty of success. He passed away last weekend.
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Pictured above are some of the Bertram Friends of the Library who made the Second Annual Library Games Day a success. The event netted nearly $2,000, to be used for updating the library’s computer system.
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By Keith McBurnett.   In just a few days, the 2014- 2015 school year will be kicking off. We are excited to welcome new and returning students back to class on Monday, Aug.... + continue reading