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County Commissioners

COUNTY LOOKING TO PURCHASE LAND FOR ROAD AND BRIDGE

The County is looking to purchase property to relocate the Road and Bridge Department away from the heavily trafficked Blue Bell Road.  On the agenda for next Tuesday’s County Commissioners…

Truck fire feature

DUALLY TRUCK FIRE ON HIGHWAY 36 SOUTH

The Brenham Fire Department was dispatched just before 3pm today (Friday) to a report of a vehicle fire on Highway 36 South in front of Walmart.  They arrived to find…

St Pauls scarecrow feature

ST. PAUL’S CRUSADER SCARECROW JUDGED BEST OVERALL

The St. Paul’s CRUSADER Mascot scarecrow was the Best Overall winner in the Scarecrow Extravaganza in downtown Brenham. The scarecrow was created by students at St. Paul’s Christian Day School…

Cow-Calf feature

SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS COW-CALF CLINIC FRIDAY

The 43rd annual South Central Texas Cow-Calf Clinic and Trade Show will take place tomorrow at the Washington County Fairgrounds sales facility in Brenham.  Kara Matheney, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service…

Burton School Board Palmer feature

BURTON ISD SUPERINTENDENT RETIRING

Burton ISD Superintendent Jim Palmer says that he is ready to retire after serving as superintendent for the past twelve years.  The agenda for next Monday’s meeting of the Burton…

Donation feature

KWHI – KTEX DONATE FUNDS FOR SENIOR CENTER

Radio Stations KWHI and KTEX presented a check this morning to Toy Kurtz, The Director of The Washington County Healthy Living Association.  WCHLA currently has a fundraising campaign underway to…

Shelina & Billy feature

BLINN’S CHILD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM HELPS STUDENT WITH SON

When Shelina Washington-Jordan learned she was pregnant with her son, she promised to be the best mother she could be. When Billy Jordan was diagnosed with autism, her vow took…

Blinn election feature

MIDTERM ELECTION FORCASTERS SPEAK AT BLINN

After more than a decade predicting election outcomes, a pair of University of St. Thomas political science professors predicted that Republicans will win five seats apiece in the U.S. Senate…

House Fire feature

FIREMEN RESPOND TO HOUSE FIRE ON LAURAINE ST.

  Brenham Firemen were dispatched to  structure fire just before 1pm Friday in the 1200 block of Laraine St.  When they arrived about half of the home was fully involved…

Harold Nolte feature

NOLTE NAMED SEMI-FINALIST AT WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY

Blinn College President Dr. Harold Nolte, who last month announced his retirement, is a semi-finalist for the Presidency of a West Virginia University. According to an article in Thursday’s  Banner…

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