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2015 Fair Queen Candidates feature

WASHINGTON COUNTY FAIR QUEEN CANDIDATES ANNOUNCED

The Washington County Fair Queen candidates were introduced Monday evening at a ceremony at the Fairgrounds.  The five candidates will be selling season tickets to this year’s Fair as part…

Money MakeOver feature

MONEY MAKEOVER SHOW 8-3-2015

Hosts: Jamie Keys, Toni Navarre, and Doug Neal Topics: Disability Coverage and Retirement Plans

School Board feature

SCHOOL BOARD LOOKS AT BUDGET / SETS TAX RATE

The Brenham School Board voted at their noon meeting today (Monday) to maintain the same tax rate at 1.135 per $100 valuation.  That has been the tax rate set by…

pecans feature

LOCAL EXHIBITORS PLACE AT STATE PECAN SHOW

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, with sponsorship from the Texas Pecan Growers Association, hosted the 94th Annual Pecan Conference and Trade Show, July 12-15, 2015 in Frisco, Texas. As…

ODonnell Arts Center Blinn feature

BLINN THEATRE ARTS PROGRAM ANNOUNCES SEASON SCHEDULE

The Blinn College Theatre Arts Program will celebrate plays written during the 1980s throughout its upcoming 2015-16 season. “We want to celebrate the 1980s with some great plays that were…

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GAMBLING MACHINES SEIZED IN FLATONIA

Several 8 liner gambling machines were seized in a raid on a Flatonia business Friday. Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that the Fayette County Narcotics Unit, with assistance from…

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PET ADOPTION CENTER LEADS JULY BUILDING PERMITS

The City of Brenham’s Pet Adoption Center lead the list of building permits issued in July.  The new 2.9 million dollar Pet Adoption Center is being constructed next to the…

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JUVENILES APPREHENDED FOR DESTROYING MAILBOXES

Sheriff Otto Hanak reports that sheriff’s deputies, while patrolling the Bluebonnet Hills subdivision discovered criminal activity that resulted in the apprehension of juveniles destroying several mailboxes. Deputies Jose Perez and…

Money MakeOver feature

MONEY MAKEOVER SHOW 7-29-2015

Hosts: Jamie Keys, Toni Navarre, and Doug Neal Topics: Growth vs. Value Investing and 401K loans.

Workforce grant feature

BLINN AWARDED GRANT TO PROVIDE TEMPUR SEALY TRAINING

The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded Blinn College a $395,732 grant to provide an array of training programs for more than 200 employees at Tempur Sealy International, Inc. in Brenham….

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