Burnet senior Cory Cavender sweeps the left corner after a handoff and picks up good yards for the Dawgs on a solid run. Burnet dropped their home opener Friday night to Abilene Wylie which brought each team’s record even at 1-1. The Bulldogs defeated Marble Falls in week one play, while Wylie came up just short to Argyle, last year’s 3A state champion.
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By Wayne Craig. Friday night was a great battle between two quality teams as highly ranked Abilene Wylie came to Burnet for some gridiron action. If you weren’t at the game the score doesn’t necessarily indicate how close things could have been. To view more please log in or... + continue reading

The Burnet Esprit de Corp put on a great halftime show for the hometown crowd on Friday night which featured some high-flying Highlandettes. Pictured above Cierra Macaluso displays a perfect leap during the home opening performance.
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By Wayne Craig. All three Lady Bulldog volleyball teams defeated both Bangs and Rockdale last week and the JV girls also picked up a tournament win in the bronze division.   Varsity The varsity Lady Bulldogs battled back from a big deficit in set one against Bangs to... + continue reading

Brailey Hall, left, Vanessa Escamilla and Hannah Smith visited with five-year-old Jordan Johnson Sunday, Sept. 7, at Dell Children’s Hospital in Austin after they came to her aid when she stopped breathing and had no pulse Saturday evening in Burnet.
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By James Walker. Thanks to the quick and cool-headed actions of three undaunted Burnet teenage girls, five-year-old Jordan Johnson is alive and happily able to laugh and play with her two younger siblings. Hannah Smith, Vanessa Escamilla and Brailey Hall were able to revive Jordan after she... + continue reading

The eagle pair get comfortable in their Llano nest in January, 2014. The photographer, Jess Thompson, has been observing the eagle pair for more than 10 years.
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By Emily Hilley-Sierzchula. The well-known eagle pair who had a nest along Texas 29 near the Llano River will be building a new home this fall after their nest collapsed about a month ago because of a combination of a rotted tree trunk, a heavy nest and a windy day, a Texas Parks &... + continue reading

The Oatmeal Festival’s Mrs. Groaty Oats competition featured a bevy of “beauties” in fierce rivalry for the cherished prize. Front and center is winner Jay (aka Jaylene) Everett. In the back row are Chad Collier, Royce Arhlett, Bobby Crawford, Evan Milliorn and Clint Collier.
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By Marcie Masterson. The “new” Oatmeal Festival in downtown Bertram was considered a success by all, and the fest’s games and competitions were a big hit. There were a lot of participants who enjoyed some fun rivalries! Chosen to serve as Miss Oatmeal royalty during the... + continue reading

Burnet senior Cory Cavender sweeps the left corner after a handoff and picks up good yards for the Dawgs on a solid run. Burnet dropped their home opener Friday night to Abilene Wylie which brought each team’s record even at 1-1. The Bulldogs defeated Marble Falls in week one play, while Wylie came up just short to Argyle, last year’s 3A state champion.

The Burnet Esprit de Corp put on a great halftime show for the hometown crowd on Friday night which featured some high-flying Highlandettes. Pictured above Cierra Macaluso displays a perfect leap during the home opening performance.

Brailey Hall, left, Vanessa Escamilla and Hannah Smith visited with five-year-old Jordan Johnson Sunday, Sept. 7, at Dell Children’s Hospital in Austin after they came to her aid when she stopped breathing and had no pulse Saturday evening in Burnet.

The eagle pair get comfortable in their Llano nest in January, 2014. The photographer, Jess Thompson, has been observing the eagle pair for more than 10 years.

The Oatmeal Festival’s Mrs. Groaty Oats competition featured a bevy of “beauties” in fierce rivalry for the cherished prize. Front and center is winner Jay (aka Jaylene) Everett. In the back row are Chad Collier, Royce Arhlett, Bobby Crawford, Evan Milliorn and Clint Collier.

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The Burnet Esprit de Corp put on a great halftime show for the hometown crowd on Friday night which featured some high-flying Highlandettes. Pictured above Cierra Macaluso displays a perfect leap during the home opening performance.
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By Wayne Craig. All three Lady Bulldog volleyball teams defeated both Bangs and Rockdale last week and the JV girls also picked up a tournament win in the bronze division.   Varsity The varsity Lady Bulldogs battled back from a big deficit in set one against Bangs to... + continue reading

Burnet senior Cory Cavender sweeps the left corner after a handoff and picks up good yards for the Dawgs on a solid run. Burnet dropped their home opener Friday night to Abilene Wylie which brought each team’s record even at 1-1. The Bulldogs defeated Marble Falls in week one play, while Wylie came up just short to Argyle, last year’s 3A state champion.
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By Wayne Craig. Friday night was a great battle between two quality teams as highly ranked Abilene Wylie came to Burnet for some gridiron action. If you weren’t at the game the score doesn’t necessarily indicate how close things could have been. To view more please log in or... + continue reading

The Oatmeal Festival’s Mrs. Groaty Oats competition featured a bevy of “beauties” in fierce rivalry for the cherished prize. Front and center is winner Jay (aka Jaylene) Everett. In the back row are Chad Collier, Royce Arhlett, Bobby Crawford, Evan Milliorn and Clint Collier.
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By Marcie Masterson. The “new” Oatmeal Festival in downtown Bertram was considered a success by all, and the fest’s games and competitions were a big hit. There were a lot of participants who enjoyed some fun rivalries! Chosen to serve as Miss Oatmeal royalty during the... + continue reading
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The Burnet Esprit de Corp put on a great halftime show for the hometown crowd on Friday night which featured some high-flying Highlandettes. Pictured above Cierra Macaluso displays a perfect leap during the home opening performance.
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By Wayne Craig. All three Lady Bulldog volleyball teams defeated both Bangs and Rockdale last week and the JV girls also picked up a tournament win in the bronze division.  ... + continue reading

Burnet senior Cory Cavender sweeps the left corner after a handoff and picks up good yards for the Dawgs on a solid run. Burnet dropped their home opener Friday night to Abilene Wylie which brought each team’s record even at 1-1. The Bulldogs defeated Marble Falls in week one play, while Wylie came up just short to Argyle, last year’s 3A state champion.
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Burnet RB Eric Walker leaps into the endzone at 12:27 a.m. for the game winning overtime touchdown against Marble Falls in the season opener on Friday night. The Bulldogs won the contest 51-45.
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Burnet senior Danielle Lindley puts a serve in play for the Lady Bulldogs. Lindley had a good week at the service line with four aces in Ingram and four aces against Waco.
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The Oatmeal Festival’s Mrs. Groaty Oats competition featured a bevy of “beauties” in fierce rivalry for the cherished prize. Front and center is winner Jay (aka Jaylene) Everett. In the back row are Chad Collier, Royce Arhlett, Bobby Crawford, Evan Milliorn and Clint Collier.
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By Marcie Masterson. The “new” Oatmeal Festival in downtown Bertram was considered a success by all, and the fest’s games and competitions were a big hit. There were a lot... + continue reading

Cooks and servers from First United Methodist Church hosted a very successful “Back to School Hamburger Dinner” last Wednesday, Aug. 20. Pastor Roberta Goodman (front and center) holds the “money jar” containing nearly $1,000, which will be donated to Bertram Elementary.
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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 Ed Sterling. United States District Judge Lee Yeakel on Aug. 29 struck down two provisions in House Bill 2, legislation passed by the Texas Legislature in the second special session of... + continue reading