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No one was injured in this house fire in Clay. Photo KBTX.

FIRE DESTROYS HOME IN BURLESON COUNTY

Fire destroyed a home near Clay, in Burleson County Sunday evening The fire broke out at about 7:30pm in the 300 block of Folz Street. Witnesses say they could see…

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MORE CHANGES AT BLINN

Blinn College President Harold Nolte is continuing his re-organization of the Colllege. Dr. Nolte three new assistant deans for the Division of Science, Engineering and Math. With these new hires,…

Family and friends sang a hundred rounds of Happy Birthday to Melvin Kelm on Sunday. photo KBTX,

BRENHAM MAN CELEBRATES 100TH BIRTHDAY

A man in Brenham celebrated 100 years of life Sunday. Friends of family sang ‘Happy Birthday’ for Melvin Kelm Sunday. Kelm’s wife Ruby gathered to wish Melvin a happy remarkable…

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FAYETTE COUNTY TOURS

Cathy Chaloupka of Rural Texas Tours, says they specialize in helping people make day vacation trips to see all manner of historic sites in and around Fayette County. She says…

The oilfield explosion in Robertson County sent a worker to Hermann Hospital in critical condition.

RAILROAD COMMISSION INVESTIGATING OIL FIELD EXPLOSION

The Texas Railroad Commission is continuing its investigation into the oil tank explosion in Robertson County Wednesday, that sent an oil field worker to Houston’s Hermann Hospital in critical condition….

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CHAPPELL HILL GARAGE SALE

A big garage sale is continuing through Saturday in Chappell Hill. It’s the Chappell Hill Chamber of Commerce annual Community Garage and Sidewalk Sale. The sale continues today (Friday), and…

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HEARINGS SET FOR ALLEGED SUBSTANDARD BUILDINGS

The Brenham Building Standards Commission will holding hearings on 10 complaints about the structures in the city when they meet Tuesday at city hall. The commission will hold hearings on…

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LCRA NAMES NEW PLANT MANAGER FOR FPP

There is a new plant manager for the Fayette Power Plant in Jeff Kickert. The Lower Colorado River Authority says Kickert will begin his new duties on July 21st. Kickert…

The Blinn Baseball team and Adams Angels celebrate over $1200 in donations to the local program.

ADAM’S ANGELS REMEMBERS C.J. RICHARDSON

The community of Brenham is remembering C.J. Richardson, a 13-year old student at Brenham Junior High School who succumbed to acute myeloid leukemia Wednesday, ten months after getting the diagnosis….

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THEFT WARNINGS

Brenham police Lt. Billy Rich is reminding people to secure and hide their belongings when they are in public places. He says police are investigating the theft of two purses…