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BLINN BOARD APPROVES BRYAN CAMPUS RENOVATION FUNDS

The Blinn College Board of Trustees meet this (Thursday) morning and approved an expenditure of 4.5 million dollars for renovations on the Bryan campus.  In January the board authorized Collier…

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EXTENSION OFFICE TO HOST CEU CONFERENCE

The Washington County Extension Office will be hosting a Continuing Education Conference on Friday, February 6.  Extension Agent Kara Matheney says that the conference will earn attendees 5 CEUs.  Private…

Burton School Board 2015

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD HEARS AUDIT REPORT

The Burton School Board approved the 2013-2014 Audit Report of the District’s finances at their meeting last night.  The audit found no discrepancies, although it pointed to two areas the…

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BURTON NAMES SUPERINTENDENT FINALIST

    The Burton School Board named a finalist for the superintendent position at a special called meeting Tuesday evening.  The sole finalist is Edna Kennedy, the current superintendent of the…

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125th MAIFEST ROYALITY ANNOUNCED

The 2015 Maifest Royalty were announced Sunday under a sunny sky at the Dr. Bobbie Dietrich Memorial Amphitheater. The Junior Maifest this year will have twin Kings, Benjamin and Grant…

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NINE PERSONS SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

Nine people plead guilty and were sentenced in District court Thursday. Patrick Darnell Bennett Jr. age 22 of Brenham had his probation revoked and was sentenced to 5 years in…

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FIRE DEPARTMENT QUICKLY EXTINGUISHES STRUCTURE FIRE

The Brenham Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 1pm today (Thursday) in the 200 block of Rippetoe Street.  They were able to quickly extinguish the fire in a…

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BHS STUDENTS TEAM UP TO BUILD TABLES

 Members of the Brenham High School’s FCCLA have teamed up with the BHS Construction Technology Class to build picnic table for Camp for All. Camp for All is a unique,…

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SPECIAL ELECTION FINAL VOTING RESULTS

Voting totals for the Special Election for the Texas House District 13 Representative: Final results – All Counties Reporting   District totals Becky Berger – 1133          11.2% Carolyn Bilski – 4411          43.5% Leighton Schubert…

2015 Spelling Bee feature

TANNER DAVID WINS WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE AGAIN

For the second year in a row, Tanner David is the champion of the Washington County Spelling Bee.  Twenty-four competitors representing eight Washington County Schools began last night’s Spelling Bee…

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