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TUESDAY UPDATE FROM THE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER

  Updated at 8-29-17 @ 11:00 A.M. CST Weather Update for Washington County: Harvey is still categorized as a tropical storm and is currently off the gulf coast near Matagorda…

MULTIPLE LOCATIONS SET UP FOR DONATIONS

  Multiple locations are now being set up to accept donations for victims of Hurricane Harvey.  A planning team at Faith Mission working closely with City, County and State officials to…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WORK THROUGH LENGTHY AGENDA

  Washington County Commissioners had a lengthy agenda at their meeting this (Tuesday) morning.  Commissioners voted to put forward a $.5171 property tax rate.  That rate is 1 cent less…

PHOTOS OF FLOODING IN LA GRANGE

  These photos were taken Monday afternoon in La Grange by Shannon Hemmitt.  She was with a group from Brenham and Round Top who delivered blankets, pillows, and drinking water…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD ADOPTS TAX RATE AND BUDGET

  The Burton School Board reviewed their proposed budget and tax rate and listened to comments from the public at their meeting Monday evening.  One resident asked several questions about…

BRENHAM ISD HOLDING DONATION DRIVE FOR HURRICANE VICTIMS

  Brenham ISD is hosting a Brenham Community Donation Drive to benefit the victims of Hurricane Harvey. A collection trailer will be located in the back parking lot of Alton…

MONDAY EVENING UPDATE FROM THE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER

Updated at 8-28-17 @ 6:00 P.M. CST Weather Update for Washington County: Harvey is still categorized as a tropical storm and is currently moving toward the waters of the gulf…

ROAD CLOSURES FROM TxDOT BRYAN DISTRICT MONDAY EVENING

BRYAN DISTRICT FLOODING 8/28/2017 5:30PM GRIMES COUNTY FM 1774 closed at Caney Creek (Bufflake Bottom) FM 1227 closed from CR 421 to Wallace Pack Unit FM 244 closed at Gibbons…

MONDAY UPDATE FROM THE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER

Updated at 8-28-17 @ 11:00 A.M. CST Weather Update for Washington County: Harvey is still categorized as a tropical storm and is currently moving toward the waters of the gulf…

FAITH MISSION’S CANNERY KITCHEN FEEDS FIRST RESPONDERS

This (Monday) morning some 120 First Responders gathered for breakfast at the Cannery Kitchen. Many had worked all night and others were about to begin their shift. Approximately 25 volunteers,…