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TEXAS DEMOCRATS BEGIN STATE CONVENTION

For over a hundred years every statewide office in Texas, including the Governor were held by Democrats.  The Democrats also held both houses of the state legislature. All that began…

UNITY TO PRESENT THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES

You have a chance to ‘laugh your socks off’ later this summer as the Unity Theater’s Summer Theater Program for Children,  presents the Hans Christian Anderson classic ‘The Emperor’s New…

BLINN PRESIDENT NOLTE FACING FURTHER SCRUTINY

Blinn College President Harold Nolte’s relatively short tenure at  the College will be up for review when the Blinn College Board meets in special session Monday evening on the Brenham…

BLINN LOOKING FOR A FEW GOOD INSTRUCTORS

Blinn College is looking for exceptional instructors for the fall semester. In response to rapid enrollment growth, Blinn will hold a faculty hiring fair from 9am to noon, Saturday, July…

FIREWORK WARNINGS FROM STATE INSURANCE AND FIRE MARSHAL

A week from now, the skies will light up with wonder as Americans celebrate their nation’s birthday with fireworks.  There are several major shows set for the surrounding area, including…

DATE NIGHT AT THE CANNERY KITCHEN SATURDAY

The Covenant of Praise Center, along with the Rev. Randy Wells, is sponsoring another ‘Date Night and Dinner’ at the Cannery Kitchen this Saturday. In February, in the spirit of…

SEX ASSAULT SUSPECT ARRESTED IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

Washington County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 33-year old former Austin and Katy ISD school teacher for two warrants of indecency with a child. Chief Deputy Jay Petrash said the deputies…

FIREARM STOLEN AND RECOVERED

Brenham police recovered a handgun stolen from a Lee County Sheriff’s deputy and arrested a 17-year old suspect in the pre-dawn hours today (Monday). Brenham police officer Casey Thuemann responded…

THOUSAND DOLLAR WALLET STOLEN

A woman is reporting to Brenham police that a designer wallet worth $1000 was stolen when she left it unattended while attending a sporting event at Hohlt Park on Saturday….

TRAIN DERAILMENT IN GRIMES COUNTY SHUTS DOWN HIGHWAY

A tank car carrying a hazardous but non-toxic chemical derailed at 6:13 this (Monday) morning,  about a mile south of Navasota causing the overpass on highway 6, over highway 105…