Monthly Archives: February 2014

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FINAL ARGUMENTS TODAY IN TEXAS SCHOOLS SUIT

Closing arguments are Friday in the second phase of Texas’ school finance trial – however, a ruling isn’t expected until next month. State District Judge John Dietz declared more than…

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DR. THOMAS RANDLE TO SPEAK AT BLACK HISTORY BREAKFAST

Brenham High School graduate Thomas Randle will be guest speaker at Saturday’s Black History Breakfast at Blinn College. The program, being sponsored by the Brenham Activist Association, will be held…

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BRENHAM HOSTS REGION SPELLING BEE, SATURDAY

The Brenham ISD is getting ready to host the Zone 9 Regional Spelling Bee Saturday, beginning at 9:30 am in the Krause Elementary cafeteria.  Over thirty spellers from Brazos and…

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JOBS FOR LIFE CLASS BEING OFFERED IN BRENHAM

The Washington County Jobs for Life program begins its’ 34th class, Tuesday, at Redeemer Church in Brenham.   The program is described as a Christian-based “soft-skills” job training program with…

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BLINN PHI THETA KAPPA INDUCTS 40 NEW MEMBERS

Brenham’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, Beta Alpha, inducted 40 members into its organization Tuesday night in a ceremony at the College’s Student Center. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is recognized…

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ERCOT URGES ELECTRICITY CONSERVATION

The operator of the electric grid that lights most of the state is appealing to customers to use less electricity because of the extreme cold. The Electric Reliability Council of…

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WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ISSUED FOR FRIDAY

Another WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued for most of the Brazos Valley. That advisory is in effect until 10:00 this (Friday) morning in Washington, Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, and…

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CITIZENS VOICE CONCERNS OVER PROPOSED SENIOR HOUSING COMPLEX

A number of residents of the area where a proposed senior apartment housing complex would be constructed voiced their concerns Thursday afternoon at the Brenham City Council meeting. A public…

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BUC WOMEN & MEN WINNERS WEDNESDAY

Late trey lifts Buccaneers past Paris, 68-67  Sophomore guard Tayler Weiks buried a big 3-pointer in the game’s final minute to lift the Blinn Buccaneer women’s basketball team to a…

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HENRY MAGEE NO-BILLIED IN DEPUTY’S DEATH

A Somerville man, charged with killing a Burleson County Sheriff’s Deputy, has been no-billed by the Grand Jury. 28-year-old Henry Magee was charged with Capital Murder in the death of…

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