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SPECIAL RUNOFF ELECTION VOTING RESULTS

Voting totals for the Special Runoff Election for the Texas House District 13 Representative:   Final Results: District wide total: Carolyn Bilski            4763    43% Leighton Schubert    6350    57%   Washington County Carolyn Bilski           …

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BRENHAM’S MASONIC LODGE MAKES DONATION TO CLASS

Brenham’s Graham Masonic Lodge made a donation today to Trenton Hall’s Computer Science class at Brenham High School.  That class is responsible for producing a functioning prosthetic hand for two…

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BRENHAM MAN EATS MARIJUANA TO AVOID ARREST

A Brenham man found out the hard way that trying to eat marijuana during a traffic stop just gets you into more trouble. At 8 o’clock last night, Cpl. Justin…

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PART OF SEEKER ROAD CLOSED WEDNESDAY

The Washington County Road and Bridge Department will be closing a section of Seeker Road Wednesday for repairs.  Seeker Road between Old Independence Road and FM 390 is scheduled to…

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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES 2015-2016 CALENDAR

The Burton School Board approved the calendar for the 2015-2016 school year at their meeting last night.  The next school year in Burton will begin on Monday, August 24th and…

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FORMER ASSISTANT SEC. OF DEFENSE TO SPEAK AT ROTARY THURSDAY

James Clad former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asia will speak on Oil Prices and National Security at the Rotary Club of Washington County Thursday at noon. The public…

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STUDENTS COMPETE AT REGIONAL HISTORY FAIR

As a seventh grader at North Zulch High School, Lilly Long was inspired by the story of Lilly Ledbetter and the women’s suffrage movement. On Friday, Long brought Ledbetter’s story…

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PPE HOLDS RIBBON CUTTING AT NEW FACILITY

Precision Polymer Engineering held a ribbon cutting this afternoon at their new manufacturing facility in the Brenham Business Park.  PPE is based in England, and this is their first US…

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STANDING ROOM ONLY CROWD HEARS RACE TRACK OPPOSITION PLANS

Over 300 local residents crowed into the St. Stanislaus Catholic Church Community Center in Chappell Hill last night to hear what could be done to stop Club Track Holdings from…

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SPRING TURF GRASS SEMINAR TUESDAY

If you want to have a better looking yard this summer, you may want to attend the Spring Turf Grass Seminar Tuesday.  The Washington County Horticulture Committee is hosting the…

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