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BRENHAM HEALTH CARE FACILITY GETS NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED

A health care facility in Brenham has been nationally recognized for its quality of service. Brenham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center received a bronze “commitment to quality” award from the American…

EZRA CHARLES COMING TO BRENHAM TO PERFORM “STORY OF BOOGIE WOOGIE”

A popular performer is returning to the Simon Theater next week. Famed pianist Ezra Charles will perform “The Story of Boogie Woogie” at the Barnhill Performance Center on Saturday, June…

TEXAS AWARDED “GOLD SHOVEL” AWARD FOR JOB CREATION

Texas has been awarded the Gold Shovel Award for promoting new job growth and business investment. The annual award, given out by Area Development Magazine, recognizes states that drive job…

WASHINGTON CO. OFFERING $10,000 REWARD FOR ARREST OF BURTON BANK ROBBER

Washington County authorities are now offering a $10,000 reward for the arrest of the Burton bank robber suspect. Police and investigators are still tracking down the man who robbed Burton…

IOLA MAN ARRESTED FOR SETTING HAY BALES ABLAZE

The Grimes County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man for setting bales of hay on fire, following a land dispute. The Sheriff’s Office reported 40-year-old Christopher Barnett, from Iola, set…

CHURCH YOUTH FROM HOUSTON VOLUNTEER IN BRENHAM

A youth church group from Houston spent part of last week volunteering with Faith Mission. The youth of Champion Fellowship Baptist Church (CFBC) of Houston helped conduct Vacation Bible School…

BURTON BOARD OF TRUSTEES TO LOOK AT NEW DIRECTOR FOR SPECIAL SERVICES COOPERATIVE

Burton ISD’s Board of Trustees will consider a new director for Burton’s Special Services Cooperative at next Monday’s meeting. In addition to the director, the Board will look at diagnostician…

SMOKED SAUSAGE PRODUCT RECALLED FROM H-E-B

A Texas company has issued a recall on over 205 tons of beef brisket smoked sausage, because of an ingredient issue. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says J Bar B…

HOUSTON MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM FOR TRESPASSING

A man was arrested on a warrant for trespassing. Yesterday (Tuesday), just before 1 p.m., Officer Alex Saenz of the Brenham Police Department was called to a disturbance on the…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION

A Brenham man has been charged with public intoxication. Yesterday (Tuesday), at around 3:30 p.m., Brenham Police Officer Alex Saenz responded to reports of an intoxicated person around Prairie Lea…