Incumbent Burnet CISD trustee Mark Kincaid easily won re-election to his Place 7 seat Tuesday night in complete but unofficial returns. Meanwhile, it appears a very tight race for Bertram City Council will end in the top three candidates — Kim Allen Klose, Stephanie Fitzsimmons and Allen…
Three more COVID-19 fatalities have been reported in Burnet County in the past two weeks, bringing to 15 the total number of county residents believed to have succumbed to the illness. More information was not available Tuesday on the ages of those individuals or their cities of residence.…
Burnet Boy Scout Troop #289 advanced one of their own to Eagle Scout for the first time in several years on Oct. 17. Friends and family gathered at 700 Janet Drive to recognize the accomplishments of Addison Nicholas Bieze in a ceremony held in accordance with Gov. Greg Abbott’s health guidelines…
During its October meeting, the Board of Trustees discussed three significant challenges, 1. The state is facing a $4.6 billion deficit as it enters the next Legislative Session in January, which will likely impact future school funding, 2. The district is facing a $300,000 current year deficit due…
The Tow Volunteer Fire Department is looking for a new home after being evicted from the Tow Community Center. In a certified letter dated Oct. 15, Tow Community Center President Stan Lawler gave the fire department 30 days to remove any equipment and vacate the building. The letter says the fire…
Nearly half of all registered voters in Burnet County have already cast their ballots either by absentee or by voting in-person during the first 10 days of early voting. “Considering the volatility of the political picture today, I am not really surprised at the turnout, even with everything going…
Two men are suspected of robbing a Marble Falls convenience store Oct. 18 by threatening the clerk with a large knife, according to police. The incident, captured on surveillance video inside the Exxon Kwik Check, was reported to have occurred around 12:30 a.m. that night. The store is located at…
A burglary suspect remains at-large after stealing thousands of dollars in cash at a Kingsland golf course, according to the Burnet County Sheriff’s Office report. The theft, which occurred just after midnight on Monday, Oct. 5, was reported at the Legends Golf Course Pro Shop, 600 Legends…
Jeanne Louise (Nobles) Field, was born May 9, 1940, in the crystalline air and vibrant sun of Clovis, New Mexico. Jeanne passed and joined her heavenly father on October 18, 2020. She was the daughter of Tony and Louise (Watson) Nobles of Clovis, New Mexico. A beloved mother, she is survived by…
The BMS football program played in two pick-up games last Tuesday night after Taylor cancelled their scheduled district games. The Pups welcomed San Antonio Cornerstone Christian to town for one seventh-grade and eighth-grade game. Burnet’s seventh-grade team earned a big 52-8 victory but…
Despite having their district games cancelled this week the freshman and JV Dawgs managed to each get in a game with reschedules against Liberty Hill and Georgetown East View. The undefeated Burnet freshman team kicked things off first hosting a large Liberty Hill Panther squad. Burnet jumped out…
Three more COVID-19 fatalities have been reported in Burnet County in the past two weeks, bringing…
During its October meeting, the Board of Trustees discussed three significant challenges, 1. The…
The Tow Volunteer Fire Department is looking for a new home after being evicted from the Tow…
  Incumbent Burnet CISD trustee Mark Kincaid easily won re-election to his Place 7 seat Tuesday night in complete but unofficial returns.
Burnet Boy Scout Troop #289 advanced one of their own to Eagle Scout for the first time in several years on Oct. 17. Friends and family gathered at 700 Janet…
Nearly half of all registered voters in Burnet County have already cast their ballots either by absentee or by voting in-person during the first 10 days of…
Two men are suspected of robbing a Marble Falls convenience store Oct. 18 by threatening the clerk with a large knife, according to police. The incident,…
This week’s editorial starts with a big shout-out to the varsity boys’ cross country team. The Burnet boys team finished the district race in second place…
For the first time in a dozen years the Burnet boy’s cross country team combined to qualify for a team spot at Regionals with a second place finish in district…
The Lady Bulldog volleyball program earned some exciting wins last Tuesday night at their final home games of the 2020 season. The freshman girls kept their…
Jeanne Louise (Nobles) Field, was born May 9, 1940, in the crystalline air and vibrant sun of Clovis, New Mexico. Jeanne passed and joined her heavenly father…
Alvin Woods was born on July 1, 1935 in Liberty Hill, TX to Emmen Preston and Myrtle Freddie Woods. He was raised with his brother and two sisters in Burnet,…
J.U. “Jay” Dedear, age 83 of Burnet, passed away on October 17, 2020. Jay was born on December 12, 1936 in Bebe, TX to Steve and Ida Dedear. Jay was a…
Theresa J. Brewton, 62 of Marble Falls passed away October 13, 2020 at home with her family after a long battle with cancer. Born in Crestview, Florida October…
Fred J. Crooks passed away on October 4, 2020 at the age of 88. Fred was born in Bertram, Texas, on September 25, 1932. He is survived by his two children…