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AERIAL PHOTOS OF THE NATIONAL GUARD IN BRENHAM

Aerial photos of the National Guard deploying from Brenhams Firemen’s Training Center.  Photos courtesy of John Deans – Central Texas Drones.

COMMUNITY CORNER PROGRAM 8-29-2017

Guest: City of Brenham Emergency Management Coordinator Ricky Boeker

LEIGHTON SCHUBERT RELEASES STATEMENT ON HURRICANE AND HB 1774

  State Representative Leighton Schubert (R-Caldwell) today issued the following statement regarding Hurricane Harvey: “Brittany and I are heartbroken at the devastating loss of life and property caused by Hurricane…

TxDOT BRYAN DISTRICT ROAD CLOSURES UPDATE

TxDOT BRYAN DISTRICT FLOODING  Tuesday 8/29/2017 5:00 PM Link to TxDOT Road Closure Map GRIMES COUNTY FM 244 closed at Gibbons Creek FM 3090 at Rock Creek FM 362 at…

WASHINGTON COUNTY GIRL SCOUTS HOLDING DONATION DRIVE

  The Washington County Girl Scouts will be holding a community wide donation drive for the victims of Hurricane Harvey.  The drive is set for Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00…

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…