Monthly Archives: November 2013

TxDOT SETS OPEN HOUSE FOR WORK ON SH36

An open house to discuss planned TxDOT work on Highway 36 is planned for Thursday, December 12th at Brenham Elementary School. TxDOT staff will display the plans that will affect…

SEARCH CONTINUES FOR TRIPLE MURDER SUSPECT

Investigators have disclosed the identities of the three people killed in a shooting at a suburban Houston apartment. Harris County’s medical examiner’s office identified the three as 21-year-old Yosselyn Alfaro,…

OIL BOOM PUMPS MONEY INTO UT/A&M

A major oil boom has helped pump dollars into an endowment that supports the University of Texas and Texas A&M University, helping it to hit a record $14.8 billion. In…

KATY CHEER COACH CHARGED WITH SEXUAL ASSAULT

A 40-year-old cheerleading coach at a Houston-area facility has been charged with sexually assaulting one of his students. The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office says that a girl made accusations…

SITES SET ON TOLL VIOLATORS

The State of Texas has is going after toll-road freeloaders by publishing a monthly list of habitual unpaid toll violators. A statement from the Texas Department of Transportation says TxDOT…

CUBETTE HOOPS ROLL OVER WALLER

FRIDAY BRENHAM CUBETTES (7-1/2-0) 65      WALLER 22 ALENCIA WOODBERRY, 14 pts.; ALICIA JACKSON, 12 pts. ANGEL DARCUS & SHAMERIA ARMSTEAD, 11 pts.each TUESDAY, CUBETTES @ AUSTIN CROCKETT, 8:00 MONDAY, BRENHAM…

PANTHERS’ SEASON ENDS IN BOERNE

The Burton Panthers’ 2013 season came to an end Friday night in the Area Round of the Region IV/A Division II playoffs. The LaPryor Bulldogs use a powerful ground attack…

BUCS IN NJCAA FINAL

Buccaneers clinch berth to tournament finals Blinn faces Tyler for an all-Texas national finale   CASPER, Wyo. – From the season’s opening practice, the Blinn volleyball team has set its…

WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN AGAIN

The Washington County unemployment dropped to 4.6 percent for the month of October.  The September rate had been 4.9 percent.  The county’s jobless rate matches the rate of unemployment from…

BUCS HALFWAY TO TITLE

Buccaneers advance to Final Four   CASPER, Wyo. – The Blinn Buccaneer volleyball team is in prime position at the NJCAA Division I Volleyball National Championship. Yet as the top-ranked…