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BLINN BOARD PROPOSES KEEPING THE SAME TAX RATE

The Blinn College Board of Trustees will consider a 2017 tax rate of $0.0601 per $100 of property value during its regular September meeting. This rate, which remains the lowest…

RONNIE HOHLT RESIGNS – JEFF HARMEL APPOINTED TO BURTON BOARD

Burton School Board member Ronnie Hohlt officially resigned his position on the board last night saying that a business opportunity came up that would require him working for the district. …

SUANNA TUMLINSON RESIGNS FROM BEC BOARD

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative Director Suanna Tumlinson resigned from the co-op’s board of directors. Tumlinson, who represents District 2, Travis County, on the 11-member board of directors, will continue to serve…

BUSTLES AND BOW TIES BOUTIQUE HOLDS RIBBON CUTTING

The Bustles and Bow Ties Boutique held their ribbon cutting Tuesday afternoon.  The new store is located at 212 East Main Street, just off the Courthouse Square in downtown Brenham. …

BRAZOS COUNTY ORDERS BURN BAN

With the continuing hot, dry weather, calls for grass fires have increased to the local volunteer fire departments.  Brazos County has now joined Lee and Fayette Counties in instituting an…

COMMUNITY CORNER PROGRAM 8-15-2017

Guest: Lloyd Schwarze – Holy Open Golf Classic

COMMISSIONERS TABLE DETENTION CONTROL SYSTEM BID AWARD

The Washington County Commissioners decided to table awarding the bid for a new Detention Control System for the jail.  They wanted to allow time for the 4 bidding companies to…

SPORTSLINE PROGRAM 8-14-2017

Guests: Brenham Cubette Volleyball and Kyle Van Hook

CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER HERITAGE MUSEUM LEASE

The Brenham City Council will consider what to do about the problems at the Brenham Heritage Museum Thursday.  The museum was ruled unsafe by the city two weeks ago, after…

PUBLIC HEARING ON TAX RATE INCREASE THURSDAY

A public hearing on the proposed increase the property tax rate is scheduled during this week’s City Council meeting.  The council raised the proposed tax rate one cent during their…