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Jefferson street fire feature

FIREMEN RESPOND TO EARLY MORNING APARTMENT FIRE

Brenham Firefighters responded to a fire call overnight at 801 West Jefferson Street. Fire was coming through the roof of a single story 2 bedroom apartment at the Jefferson Square…

BISD school board feature

SPECIAL BISD SCHOOL BOARD MEETING MONDAY

The Brenham Independent School Board will have a special meeting of the Board of Trustees Monday at Noon. The Board will set the 2014 proposed tax rate and the 2014-15…

planning and zoning feature

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION TO MEET MONDAY

The City of Brenham will have it’s regular meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission Monday at 5:15 in the Council Chambers at City Hall. The Commission will be discussing…

Galveston National Laboratory feature

GALVESTON LABORATORY WORKING ON EBOLA OUTBREAK

The Galveston National Laboratory received  $6 million  from the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Department of Defense to help find a cure for the Ebola and Marburg Viruses….

oil spill cleanup feature

SLIPPERY SUBSTANCE SPILLED ON CALDWELL HIGHWAYS

Road crews in Caldwell were putting sand on an oil like substance left on Highways 21 and 36 overnight. The slippery trail  appeared to have been spilled from a tanker…

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McCAUL COMMENTS ON BORDER SECURITY BILL

With no deal insight on the Texas border crisis, House Republicans passed a symbolic hastily assembled border security bill that gets tough on illegal immigrants but which Senate Democrats are…

Simon work feature

JULY BUILDING PERMIT TOTALS DOWN SLIGHTLY

The City of Brenham released the July Building Permit totals today.  A total of 25 building permits were issued in July for a total of $516,310.  That is down about…

Mark Kramer feature

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEAR BUDGET INCREASE REQUEST

At this morning’s County Commissioner’s budget workshop meeting, Precinct 4 Constable Mark Kramer asked for an increase in salary and for the county to supply the Constables with vehicles.  He…

Joe Paschal feature

TEXAS A&M OFFERS BEEF CATTLE SHORT COURSE

The 60th Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course is scheduled Aug. 4-6 on the campus of Texas A&M University. Multiple sessions throughout the three-day event will focus on beef cattle…

mosquito feature

TWO MORE CASES OF WEST NILE VIRUS REPORTED

Montgomery County health officials have reported 2 more cases of West Nile virus have been confirmed. One man in his 70’s and another in his 30’s brings to 3 the…

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