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GIDDINGS EDC ANNOUNCES SEVERAL LARGE PROJECTS

The Giddings Economic Development Corporation has been busy recently with several large projects.  The Dime Box Distillery has signed a contract to utilize part of the railroad freight station in…

AQUATIC CENTER TO CLOSE AT 1:00 TODAY TO REPAIR LEAK

The Blue Bell Aquatic Center will be closed from 1:00 PM today until 7:00 PM to repair a growing leak in the center’s hot water system.  They plan on reopening…

BISD ROUNDTABLE PROGRAM 2-15-2018

Guest: Jessica Johnston – Director of Communications & Special Projects

RETIRED FBI AGENT TO SPEAK AT LIFETIME LEARNING LUNCHEON

Retired FBI agent Zack Shelton in will be speaking again at a Washington County Lifetime Learning Luncheon.  Friday, March 2, former Special Agent Zack Shelton will be speaking about several…

MONEY MAKEOVER SHOW 2-14-2018

Hosts: Jamie Keys, Toni Navarre, and Doug Neal Topics: Interest Rates and Volatility

BRENHAM’S SUTHERLANDS STORE CLOSING

The Sutherlands store in Brenham is closing.  Store manager Jason Butler said that the company has decided to close the Brenham store and that everything in stock is now 25…

WHERE IS DELLA THIS MONTH IN WASHINGTON COUNTY?

Peggy Bland was the winner of the Where’s Della contest in January.  She correctly guessed that Della was at Burton’s historic Cotton Gin.  Each month, the Washington County Visitors Bureau…

BRENHAM SETS SPRING CLEANUP EVENT DATES

Brenham has set the dates for the annual Spring Cleanup Event at the Citizens Collection Station.  City residents can bring in their refuse Thursday through Saturday, March 22nd through 24th. …

200 STUDENTS COMPETE AT REGIONAL HISTORY FAIR

Intrigued by her grandfather’s participation in the Vietnam War, Brenham Junior High School student Aidan Hord jumped at the opportunity to use her school’s annual history fair to dive deeper…

COMMUNITY CORNER PROGRAM 2-13-2018

Guest: Shae Janner – Washington County Chamber of Commerce Topics: Live to Lead, Connect after 5, State of the Community