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Burnet school district officials worked with the company installing artificial turf at Bulldog field so graduation ceremonies could be held at the stadium. Staff photo by Jared Fields

Burnet High School graduation ceremony returning to Bulldog Field

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Two days after Burnet school district officials announced the 2015 Burnet High School graduation was moving from Bulldog Field to the high school gym, they found a way to return it to the traditional outdoor venue. (more…)

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Burnet graduation moved to gym due to field renovations

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Upcoming renovations of the turf and track at Bulldog Field have forced officials to move the 2015 Burnet High School graduation, set for May 29, to the school’s gymnasium. Officials at Burnet Consolidated Independent School District released a statement on the decision March 25. (more…)

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Burnet High School getting artificial turf, new track in April

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — The Burnet school district will contract with Symmetry Turf to install artificial turf and a track at Bulldog Field. Burnet Consolidated Independent School District board members approved the contract at a regular meeting March 23. (more…)

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BCISD garage and bake sale raising money for scholarships

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — The Burnet school district is holding its annual garage and bake sale to raise money for scholarships to be awarded to Burnet High School seniors who have parents working for the district. (more…)

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Burnet Middle School interim principal officially takes position

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Burnet Consolidated Independent School District board members have dropped the interim in Steve Grant’s title. They now simply refer to him as Burnet Middle School Principal Steve Grant. The board approved his hire during its regular meeting March 23. (more…)

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Burnet CISD celebrating public schools with several events

FROM STAFF REPORTS BURNET — During the 2013-2014 academic year, more than 5.1 million students attended Texas public schools, making it one of the largest school systems in the nation. That’s something worth celebrating. (more…)

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The Burnet High School Highlandettes' Spring Show was voted favorite Burnet-area theater production by The Picayune readers and KBEY 103.9 FM Radio Picayune listeners in the 2015 Locals Love Us awards. Staff photo by Jared Fields

LOCALS LOVE US: Highlandettes put on a great show

JARED FIELDS • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Caity Clinton said people kept telling her last year’s Highlandette Spring Show was the best one they had seen. That could be why The Picayune readers and KBEY 103.9 FM Radio Picayune listeners voted it as their favorite Burnet-area theater production in the 2015 Locals Love Us awards. (more…)

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LOCALS LOVE US: Darlene Denton keeps Burnet CISD parents, community involved

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR BURNET — Darlene Denton loves to keep things interesting at the Burnet Consolidated Independent School District Parent Resource Center. She has held programs that highlighted Japanese culture, invited a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game warden to demonstrate cooking a pumpkin roll, had the mayor and other local community leaders […]

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City, school district team up for Burnet’s State of the Community

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — In another event that further illustrates the relationship between the city of Burnet and Burnet Consolidated Independent School District, officials are inviting citizens to a State of the Community address. (more…)

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BCISD celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday with book readings

FROM STAFF REPORTS BURNET — I read, you read, you and I read. If you feel a little Dr. Seuss coming on, why not let it happen? Don a red-and-white Cat-in-the-Hat hat and head for Burnet Consolidated Independent School District Parent Resource Center on March 4-6 to let your inner Theodore Seuss Geisel come out. […]

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Burnet CISD forum to focus on bond, state education news

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Burnet Consolidated Independent School District Superintendent Keith McBurnett is hosting a Spring Community Forum on Feb. 12. The event is 6:30 p.m. at the BCISD Central Office board room, 208 E. Brier St. (more…)

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Marble Falls, Burnet school districts see fuel cost savings

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Burnet and Marble Falls school districts are enjoying the benefits of lower fuel costs, but where the savings goes depends on the needs of students. (more…)

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Upgraded bond rating saves money for BCISD, taxpayers

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Burnet Consolidated Independent School District officials informed the board of trustees they’ll save some bond money, which means a saving for taxpayers. “Our bond rating was upgraded,” business manager Sarah Cervi said. “The result is we’ll get better interest rates.” (more…)

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Burnet school district accepting nominations for its Hall of Honor

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BURNET — Nominations for the 2015 class of the Burnet Consolidated Independent School District’s Hall of Honor are being accepted until Jan. 9. “We have people who’ve come before us who’ve made the school district what it is,” said Shelley Reavis, BCISD elementary curriculum director. “We’re honoring the contributions they’ve […]

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