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Alvarado coach named AISD secondary teacher of the year  Cleburne Times-Review

Whether it's instructing quarterbacks on the practice field or teaching his students about world history in the classroom, Alvarado's Scott Svendsen approaches ...

(VIDEO) Back in Texas | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Andrew Sevener of Alvarado is back in Texas after winning fourth place in "The Voice."

Band booster steals nearly $50000 from Alvarado High School club, police say  Dallas News

Over the last two years, a woman appointed to keep track of the money for a North Texas high school band booster club stole nearly $50000, police...

UPDATE: Alvarado's Andrew Sevener takes 4th place on 'The Voice'  Cleburne Times-Review

After performing with Grammy award-winning country music artist Travis Tritt Tuesday night, Alvarado's Andrew Sevener was named fourth place of season 16 of ...

One killed in Sunday traffic accident | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

A 17-year-old Alvarado resident died Sunday morning following a one-vehicle traffic accident.

Cleburne ISD announces hirings of 3 new head coaches  Cleburne Times-Review

The Cleburne ISD board of trustees approved the hirings of three new head coaches Monday.

(VIDEO) The real deal | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Local residents predicted Andrew Sevener would be nationally recognized while he was growing up in Alvarado.

Alvarado's Dixon inducted into Katy Athletic Hall of Honor  Cleburne Times-Review

Alvarado Head Coach Jeff Dixon was inducted into the Katy Athletic Hall of Honor as a player and coach for the Tigers on Saturday.

Alvarado High School senior garnered Texas-sized mum for homecoming  Cleburne Times-Review

During Alvarado High School's homecoming, one student stood out.Senior Brittany Eicker wore a Texas-sized mum, literally, to the Sept. 22 game. The 5-foot tall ...

(VIDEO) Anderson speaks to Alvarado chamber about safety  Cleburne Times-Review

Alvarado Police Chief Brad Anderson said their department's slogan is they are “one community with one goal,” which is to keep residents safe.

Alvarado mom says dress code discriminatory against religion  Cleburne Times-Review

One local mom says her daughter's school dress code is discriminatory against her daughter's religion.

North Texas senior spends $600 on her Texas-sized mum  WFAA

ALVARADO, Texas -- Homecoming at Alvarado High School typically means hundred of senior girls decked out in colorful mums. But the five-foot, purple and ...

(VIDEO) AISD winterguards raise $3K for inclusive park  Cleburne Times-Review

Alvarado will soon have an inclusive park all children can use regardless of their abilities.

Sevener advances to 'The Voice' semi-finals | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

With less than 10 contestants remaining on NBC's “The Voice,” Andrew Sevener of Alvarado wowed fans on Monday with his live performance of Luke Combs' ...

Texas School Districts Enhance Security Measures  Government Technology

All outside doors will be locked throughout the district, and visitors will 'have to be buzzed in at the front doors.'

Alvarado High School trio graduates as Eagle Scouts  Cleburne Times-Review

Three high school seniors received not only their diplomas last week, but also Eagle Scout honors in their troop. Alvarado High School graduates Kyle Brown, ...

Alvarado's Adam Oviedo begins TCU career with high expectations  Cleburne Times-Review

When No. 7-ranked TCU opens its 2018 season Friday in Phoenix at Grand Canyon University, Alvarado's Adam Oviedo is expected to be in the Horned Frogs' ...

Former AISD coach arraigned for improper relationship | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

18th District Judge John Neill arraigned former Alvarado High School teacher and coach Nathan Benjamin Nicholas, 23, Tuesday on a charge of improper ...

Sevener advances | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Alvarado High School graduate Andrew Sevener wowed the judges during the Battle Rounds of NBC's “The Voice” on Monday, advancing him to the Knockout ...

20 Alvarado Seniors Face Criminal Charges in Prank  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

About 20 Alvarado High School seniors did not receive their diplomas and face criminal charges -- all over what they call a class prank.

AISD keeps Indians mascot despite controversy | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Despite the controversy over school districts employing mascots and logos connected to Native Americans, Alvarado ISD will remain with the Alvarado Indians.

Authorities: Ex-Alvarado coach found dead in Aledo hanged himself  Fort Worth Star Telegram

A former Alvarado assistant football coach who pleaded guilty in 2005 to having sex with a student was found dead Saturday morning in a shed, the Parker ...

Alvarado's Adam Oviedo signs with TCU baseball | Sports  Cleburne Times-Review

ALVARADO — After verbally committing to TCU after his sophomore year, Alvarado's Adam Oviedo followed through with that pledge when he officially signed ...

Alvarado softball MVP signs with Arkansas Tech University  Cleburne Times-Review

Alvarado's Kaitlynn Woodlee, the 2018 All-Johnson County MVP, signed with Arkansas Tech University on Wednesday to continue her stellar softball career at ...

AISD teacher arrested for sexual relations | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

A third-grade Alvarado Elementary South teacher, Cameron Elizabeth Crist Mitchell, 27, was arrested last week for alledgedly having improper relationships with ...

Alvarado Elementary Teacher Arrested for Improper Relationship  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A former Alvarado elementary teacher was arrested Friday on one count of having an improper relationship with a student, police say.

Keene joins United Premier Soccer League, to hold tryouts Jan. 27 at Alvarado High School  Burleson Star

Keene may be the only Johnson County school district that doesn't play American football, but it's now the only one to host a professional soccer team.

Alvarado expecting growth in coming years | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

I don't know if you've driven around the community and have seen some of the new developments, but man, things are happening.”

Indian Tears | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Students at Alvarado High School learned why it's important not to drink and drive with the help of their fellow classmates.

Alvarado Police Department searching for robbery suspect | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Law enforcement officers are searching for a man who recently robbed a bank in Alvarado.

Rio Vista promotes from within for head baseball, volleyball positions  Cleburne Times-Review

RIO VISTA — Rio Vista Athletic Director Kasey Black recently announced the promotions of two assistant coaches to head up the baseball and volleyball ...

11/28 Cleburne police reports | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The following is a list of arrests — except for minor traffic violations — based on public records at the Cleburne Police Department. October 11. 11:22 p.m., 2200 ...

Alvarado ISD honors top faculty, staff and retirees  Cleburne Times-Review

Alvarado ISD honored its teachers and staff at an awards breakfast on Monday, which marked the end of the 2011-12 school year. Each campus' Teacher of the ...

In Texas, You Don’t Wear a Corsage to Homecoming. It Wears You  The Wall Street Journal.

Traditional decorations known as 'mums' started as simple chrysanthemums, but today's Lone Star high-school students are fastening bows, bells, and boas.

Picaboo Yearbooks Awards $1000 Grant to Alvarado, Texas Alvarado High School  PR Web

Redwood City, CA and Alvarado, TX (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 -- Picaboo Yearbooks is proud to announce that it has awarded a $1000 grant to Alvarado ...

TCU Baseball’s Adam Oviedo, Andrew Keefer enter transfer portal  Frogs O' War

TCU has been hit hard by the transfer portal in 2019, with basketball taking the biggest hit to this point. But on Tuesday, two TCU Baseball starters joined the list ...

Alvarado's Adam Oviedo awaits MLB Draft as he decides baseball path  Cleburne Times-Review

ALVARADO — With the 2017 MLB Draft set to take place this week, many in Alvarado will be tuned in with interest to see when the Indians' Adam Oviedo is.

(VIDEO) AHS student discusses Texas Boys State with Lions  Cleburne Times-Review

For some people, discussing politics can be troublesome. For one local student, he not only loves to discuss the subject but he also likes to participate in the ...

(VIDEO) Gov. Abbott signs bills on school finance, teacher raises  Cleburne Times-Review

House Bill 3 addresses the public school finance system, increases teacher pay and provides property tax relief, according to a press release from the ...

Missile base in Alvarado a Cold War reminder  Cleburne Times-Review

If one date sticks out in U.S. history this time of year, it's Nov. 22, 1963, the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas.

Alvarado HS seniors participate in Texas Boys State  Cleburne Times-Review

Two students from Alvarado High School had the chance to see how the government works this past summer when they took part in the Texas Boys State ...

Mikala Grady wins grand, reserve for her steers  Cleburne Times-Review

For the fifth time in a row, Mikala Grady of Grandview 4-H won grand champion for her steer during the 83rd Johnson County Junior Livestock Show and Youth ...

TEA disapproves Irving's accountability rating appeal | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The Texas Education Agency released the final 2018 state academic accountability ratings on Wednesday for school districts, charter schools and individual ...

Couple arrested for sex assault of a child  Cleburne Times-Review

Officers on June 11 and Wednesday arrested a husband and wife on charges of aggravated sexual assault of a child.

CISD STAAR scores improve | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The Texas Education Agency released the spring 2018 administrations of the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness tests on Thursday for math, ...

Task force recovers trucks stolen from Burleson business  Cleburne Times-Review

The Tri County Auto Theft Task Force has recovered four of the five trucks stolen from a Burleson business on June 11.

RVISD names AD, head football coach | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The Rio Vista ISD board of trustees approved Kasey Black of Godley as the district's new athletic director and head football coach during tonight's special called ...

Couple arrested on burglary charges | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Johnson County Sheriff's Office detectives executed a warrant and arrested a couple Monday on charges of burglary. The arrest occurred at their home in the ...

Back to school fairs throughout county | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The Johnson County APPLES Coalition is hosting its annual Back-to-School Fair on Saturday for families who need a little extra help with school supplies.

Keene ISD PD hires reserve officers | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The Keene ISD Police Department was created in August 2015 with only one chief running the show. When Ronny Potts was named chief a year later, he said ...

Walraven, Lucus to kick off Holy Week services  Cleburne Times-Review

Five days of worship as a community will begin Monday as the Cleburne Christian Business Club hosts morning Holy Week Services at the Cleburne ...

CHS students advancing to national competition in forensic science  Cleburne Times-Review

Two Cleburne High School graduates will be representing the CHS chapter of Technology Student Association in forensic science competition at the National ...

Cain stresses local control at tax town hall  Cleburne Times-Review

Cleburne Mayor Scott Cain recently held a town hall at Cleburne City Hall to discuss rising property taxes.

Grandview visits Maypearl in rivalry game with Zebras' playoff seeding at stake  Cleburne Times-Review

When Grandview visits Maypearl on Friday, the Zebras will be looking to take care of a number of things, most importantly trying to lock up a No. 1 playoff seed.

Golfing for Gabe | Living  Cleburne Times-Review

Wagner-Smith Equipment Co. will host a golf tournament in memory of the late Cleburne High School junior Gabriel Campos on April 27 at Hidden Creek Golf ...

County addresses tax hike concerns | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Blame rising property valuations on Austin, not counties, cities or school districts. So said members of the Johnson County Commissioners Court during their ...

VanWinkle named CISD transportation director | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

There are some new hands on the wheel driving Cleburne ISD's transportation department.

Several Indians sign letters of intent | Sports  Cleburne Times-Review

Several Alvarado High School seniors signed letters of intent recently to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level.

7. Grants, growth transform downtown Cleburne | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Several factors transformed downtown Cleburne to a degree not seen in decades and 2018 appears just to be the start.

County opens new Alvarado sub-courthouse building | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Officials celebrated Alvarado's new Johnson County Precinct 3 Sub-Courthouse on College Avenue during grand opening ceremonies on Thursday. The facility ...

Academic Excellence Awards to honor 277 CHS students, grads  Cleburne Times-Review

The annual Academic Excellence Awards Ceremony, sponsored by St. Mark United Methodist Church and this year recognizing 277 Cleburne High School ...

Alvarado's Oviedo chosen to try out for USA Baseball National Team  Cleburne Times-Review

ALVARADO — Alvarado shortstop Adam Oviedo will be one of 108 prep players from across the nation competing for a spot on USA Baseball's 2015 18-Under ...

Commissioners commemorate Moore's 30 years | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Members of the Johnson County Commissioners Court, during their Monday meeting, distributed length of *service* pins to 21 employees including seven ...

CPD cops, civilians celebrated | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Cleburne Police Department officers, staff, volunteers and family members lunched on Babe's Chicken Wednesday at the Cleburne Conference Center as they ...

Rabbits galore | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

From perfect symmetry to teeth that don't overlap, judging the rabbit show on Tuesday during the 83rd annual Johnson County Livestock Show and Youth Fair ...

Lady Owls pull away late for win over Cleburne  Cleburne Times-Review

After four scoreless innings, the Joshua Lady Owls broke the ice with three runs in the fifth then took control with a five-run sixth inning en route to an 11-1 win ...

2018-19 back-to-school events | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Aug. 9 will be a busy one for Cleburne ISD students, with a variety of back to school events scheduled on all campuses.

Portion of I-35W named in honor of JCSO Deputy Clifton Taylor  Cleburne Times-Review

Rebecca Taylor placed her head in her hands to cover the tears streaming down her face when the bagpipes began to play “Amazing Grace.”The song brought ...

Hall patrol | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The school bell rings signaling the end of a class period at Smith Middle School in Cleburne ISD.Cleburne Police Officer Keith Fox stands in one of his usual ...

Lamar HS Football Booster Club member arrested for taking $20,000  The Texas Monitor

An Arlington woman was arrested Tuesday for taking almost $20000 from the Lamar High School Football Booster Club. She was apparently on the lam; Shelly ...

Walraven no stranger to Grandview | Sports  Cleburne Times-Review

GRANDVIEW — Casey Walraven is no stranger to Grandview football.

Country music soul | Living  Cleburne Times-Review

As her instructor droned on, music notes and lyrics flew through Brittany Oviedo's head. As she tapped her foot and hummed to herself, the Alvarado native ...

LIVE UPDATES: High school football playoff games from around DFW and the rest of Texas  Star-Telegram

The high school football playoffs are here with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...

New boat ramp planned for Lake Pat Cleburne  Cleburne Times-Review

The process of improving Lake Pat Cleburne began Tuesday night. The Cleburne City Council accepted a $500000 grant to construct a deepwater ramp and ...

Alvarado's Bates adjusting to speed of minor league baseball in Arizona League  Cleburne Times-Review

Alvarado's Tyler Bates is 20 games into his professional baseball career with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim minor-league rookie team, and he's certainly ...

Stewart's building fined once again | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The Cleburne Building and Standards Commission on Wednesday once again imposed fines against a downtown property owned by Cleburne resident Nate ...

Joshua middle schooler headed to Junior Olympics | Sports  Cleburne Times-Review

JOSHUA — When the 2018 AAU Junior Olympic Games begin, Johnson County will be represented among the nation's best young athletes by Joshua's Lance ...

Krieger leaving Keene PD | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

After 10 years of *service* with the Keene Police Department, Lt. Chip Krieger will serve his last day with the department on today.

Lady Zebras, Lady Chargers pace All-Johnson County girls hoops  Cleburne Times-Review

Playoff teams are heavily featured in the Cleburne Ford 2017-18 All-Johnson County girls basketball teams, led by Grandview and Keene.

No. 22 Life Waxahachie beats No. 10 Midlothian Heritage with Daniel Nguyen late-game heroics  Waxahachie Daily Light

WAXAHACHIE — In the basketball universe — more so than any sport other than baseball — one shot (or hit) can win a game or change the momentum of a ...

Cattleguard Steakhouse confirmed to fill Caddo Street Grill restaurant  Cleburne Times-Review

When Caddo Street Grill closed its doors in March, Cleburne residents wondered what restaurant would be coming next.

Earthquake shakes Johnson County | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Just as the sun was beginning to set Friday night, Johnson County residents were rattled by a sudden rumble in the ground.

Mansfield Lake Ridge proves too much for Lady Elks  Burleson Star

ALVARADO - A year ago, Centennial learned how good a volleyball team Mansfield Lake Ridge has. Monday night, Burleson's volleyball team found out the ...

JCSO releases new top 10 most wanted list | Archives  Cleburne Times-Review

Cody Wayne Ledbetter was a heralded football player in two states and two countries, quarterbacking Stephenville High School, New Mexico State and the ...

Jurors send message, sentence Martinez to life in prison  Cleburne Times-Review

Johnson County Assistant District Attorney Matt Smid asked jurors in the 413th District Court to, “Do everything you can to assure that [Fort Worth resident ...

Cleburne woman charged with continuous sexual abuse of child  Cleburne Times-Review

A 28-year-old Cleburne woman faces charges of continuous sexual abuse of a child and possession and/or promotion of child pornography. The Times-Review ...

New Bill Could Bring CS Programs to 500K JROTC Students—and Diversify the Future Workforce  EdSurge

Congress is proposing an innovative approach to building the federal technology talent pipeline for computer science roles, one that should be exciting ...

Marti Foundation has much to offer | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

But for a Marti Foundation Scholarship, Johnson County Judge Roger Harmon said, a family member on his wife's side would likely have not been able to attend ...

Egan enters the burger wars; burgers and beyond at the Barn  Cleburne Times-Review

Best Burgers in Texas!” the sign in Best Burger Barn's parking lot proclaims. That's a debate for the ages, on par with divining the Lone Star State's best ...

Cleburne's Kurt White reaches 600 career wins | Sports  Cleburne Times-Review

In the Yellow Jackets' 58-52 win over Odessa in the Decatur Invitational on Friday, Cleburne Head Coach Kurt White reached a major milestone in his coaching ...

Prosper jumps out to insurmountable lead for game 3 win over Cleburne  Cleburne Times-Review

A memorable 2018 season for the Cleburne Yellow Jackets came crashing to a halt in disappointing fashion Saturday night in a 17-2 loss in five innings to ...

New Cleburne head football coach settling in | Sports  Cleburne Times-Review

Since Casey Walraven was named the new Cleburne head football coach on April 13, it's been a quick turnaround for the former Grandview head coach.

Two Lady Jacket soccer players sign to join Hill College Lady Rebel soccer program  Cleburne Times-Review

The Cleburne Lady Jacket soccer program saw two more players sign on to continue their careers at the next level when Cheyanne Moore and Cynthia Maurer ...

Lady Elks finish in tie for third place  Burleson Star

Trailing 10-6 in a winner-take-all fifth game with Granbury Tuesday night, Burleson volleyball coach D'Anna Newton wasn't sure how much her team had left in ...

Nonprofit helps local animal shelters decrease kill rate  Cleburne Times-Review

A nonprofit organization in the Metroplex is helping bring down local rural animal shelters' kill rates.

Cleburne ISD names Grandview's Casey Walraven as new head football coach  Cleburne Times-Review

After going through more than 50 applications, in the end Cleburne ISD didn't have to go far to find its new head football coach. The district has named ...

Volleyball playoffs gearing up as 5 Johnson County teams qualify  Cleburne Times-Review

Five teams from Johnson County qualified for the UIL state volleyball playoffs this season, and postseason action begins Monday.

Rio Vista police chief resigns; Parties mum on investigation  Cleburne Times-Review

The omega of Perry Curry's career as Rio Vista police chief occurred swiftly and uneventfully.

Cleburne mom formally charged with attempted murder | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

A Cleburne mom who was arrested in August for allegedly causing serious bodily injury to her 13-year-old son was formally indicted in Tarrant County on Friday.

Kris Brown dealership sells | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Kris Brown-Burroughs announced Sunday that she's sold Kris Brown Chevrolet Buick GMC in Cleburne to the Classic Group.

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