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The newest member of the Burnet County Sheriff’s Department, David Walenta, left, receives congratulations from fellow officers during the Central Texas College Police Academy graduation ceremony.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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The Central Texas College (CTC) Police Academy held a graduation ceremony Saturday, Dec. 2, for 24 cadets completing the Basic Peace Officer course. All graduates passed the state licensing exam prior to graduation with an average score of 87 percent and are now eligible to become peace officers... + continue reading

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Tommy Puryear, local rodeo champion, sits down for interviews after learning of induction into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
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By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin December brings many different thoughts to mind — cold weather, Christmas, snow (for some), hot chocolate, lounging by the fireplace on Christmas Eve anticipating the arrival of Santa Claus. But for over 100,000 people every year, December also means... + continue reading
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As a service to our readers, we have loaded the TCEQ Response to Comments regarding Asphalt Inc.'s air quality permit 148112 on our website in its entirety. This is available for free as an e-edition to our readers. This is the official 58-page TCEQ response to public comments made about the air... + continue reading

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R.I.P. Ofcr. Bock. The Bertram Police Department’s K-9 died last week, due to cancer. 'Bock served Bertram until his last day of life,' said Bertram PD Chief JJ Wilson. “He was faithful ‘til the end.'

Thursday, November 30, 2017
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By Glynis Crawford Smith Burnet Bulletin Bock, the loyal K-9 of the Bertram Police Department (BPD) was laid to rest recently and the department is falling into step with his successor, Max. “Bock had cancer,” said BPD Chief James “JJ” Wilson. “He was losing weight. We had been to the vet... + continue reading

Main Street Bethlehem allows visitors to walk the streets of 1st Century Bethlehem on the night of the birth of Jesus. Burnet residents will have a free preview tonight before the opening the gates of the city to the world from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 1-3 and 8-10. Admission is always free.

Thursday, November 30, 2017
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This year, Main Street Bethlehem will have been a part of Burnet for 25 years. First Baptist Church of Burnet is celebrating this milestone with a great offer: In an effort to control crowds and shorten the usually long lines, Main Street Bethlehem will be open to Burnet residents only tonight,... + continue reading

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12/12/2017
by Bartee Haile This Week in Texas History Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar, second president of the Texas Republic, dropped dead of a heart attack at his Richmond home on Dec. 18, 1859. When he stepped down as the Lone Star chief executive in December 1842, Lamar was a physical and emotional... + continue reading
12/12/2017
By Lew K. Cohn Managing Editor Burnet Bulletin Burnet County commissioners agreed informally on Dec. 1 to establish a committee to draft an ordinance prohibiting solid waste disposal in the county. The committee will be comprised of Development Services Director Herb Darling, Precinct 1... + continue reading

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The newest member of the Burnet County Sheriff’s Department, David Walenta, left, receives congratulations from fellow officers during the Central Texas College Police Academy graduation ceremony.

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The Central Texas College (CTC) Police Academy held a graduation ceremony Saturday, Dec. 2, for 24 cadets completing the Basic Peace Officer course. All graduates passed the state licensing exam prior to graduation with an average score of 87 percent and are now eligible to become peace officers... + continue reading

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Tommy Puryear, local rodeo champion, sits down for interviews after learning of induction into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.

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By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin December brings many different thoughts to mind — cold weather, Christmas, snow (for some), hot chocolate, lounging by the fireplace on Christmas Eve anticipating the arrival of Santa Claus. But for over 100,000 people every year, December also means... + continue reading
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As a service to our readers, we have loaded the TCEQ Response to Comments regarding Asphalt Inc.'s air quality permit 148112 on our website in its entirety. This is available for free as an e-edition to our readers. This is the official 58-page TCEQ response to public comments made about the air... + continue reading

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Burnet senior defensive back Tanner Abbott slides under a tipped ball for a Bulldog interception during Friday night’s district opener. The Bulldogs fell short to the visiting China Spring Cougars and will travel to Gatesville for game two of 13-4A play this Friday.

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        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... + continue reading

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Following his first powerlifting competition, just 16 months after suffering a fractured back, Jeremy Stewart shows off two first place medals he earned at the Annual Texas Police Games.

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Burnet varsity 7 on 7 defender, Kaleb Alexander, tags down a Marble Falls receiver during recent league play games in Burnet. The Bulldogs are currently participating in league games on Monday’s in June at Georgetown High School and have one shot left to qualify for state coming on June 23 in Brownwood.

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Burnet senior Lexey Parker takes a quick toss and tries to avoid having her flag pulled by juniors Savannah McHam and Marissa Escamilla. Parker did a nice job running the ball for the Seniors in their 26-13 victory over the Juniors last Wednesday.

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Tommy Puryear, local rodeo champion, sits down for interviews after learning of induction into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.

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By Savanna Gregg Burnet Bulletin December brings many different thoughts to mind — cold weather, Christmas, snow (for some), hot chocolate, lounging by the fireplace on Christmas Eve... + continue reading

First State Bank of Burnet President Cary Johnson presents the Hill Country Community Foundation with a $165,000 check -- the proceeds from the most recent Suzanne Johnson Scholarship Endowment Fundraiser. Back row from left are David Bennett, Kyle Stripling, Danny Floyd, Phillip Thurman, Calvin Boyd, and TJ Reed. Front row are Earline Zimmerman, Ken Graham, Cary Johnson, Keith McBurnett and Sallye Long.

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Hunter Burnham, heir to a tradition of Hill Country hunting, displays a majestic herd bull was approximately eight years old. He says it took a team working in unison to bring him down. Read much more of interest to hunters in the 2017 Hunters' Guide from the Wednesday, Oct. 18, edition of The Burnet Bulletin, and now found here on BurnetBulletin.com: http://bit.ly/2yL9Xs6

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by Bartee Haile This Week in Texas History Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar, second president of the Texas Republic, dropped dead of a heart attack at his Richmond home on Dec. 18, 1859. When he... + continue reading

Managing Editor Lew K. Cohn and his wife Betty enjoyeda catered VIP cocktail party and reception before the show, which included a special commemorative 30th anniversary gift and a photo with this likeness of the band.

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