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BLINN AND HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY PARTNERING UP

In a new agreement signed Monday, Blinn will provide a seamless pathway for their students to earn their bachelor’s degrees at Hardin-Simmons University (HSU), a private university located in Abilene….

BRENHAM HIGH STUDENT ATTENDS FCCLA AT CAMP ALLEN

Brenham High School student Chelsie Chavez attended the FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) June Leadership program held at Camp Allen in Navasota from June 5-9. Chelsie is…

APPROXIMATELY 850 RAPE KITS IN EVIDENCE STORAGE FOUND WITH MOLD IN AUSTIN

Just under 850 forensic rape kits from the Austin Police evidence storage were discovered to have mold growing on the outside on their outside, which lead to officials reaching out…

FESTIVAL HILL TO HOST PATRIOTIC CONCERT ON JULY 2ND

Festival Hill is inviting folks to join them this Sunday, July 2, at 3:00 PM for the popular Patriotic Concert. They encourage folks to make the impressive lineup of music…

UNITY THEATRE TO PRESENT SLEEPING BEAUTY ON JULY 27

Coming July 27th to July 30th, Unity Theatre will proudly present their Children’s Musical, Sleeping Beauty. This Prince St. Players Musical by Jim Eiler and Jeanne Bargy, is full of…

COMMISSIONERS RENEW AFFORDABLE CARE ACT REPORTING AND TRACKING SERVICE

The Commissioners unanimously approved to renew their Affordable Care Acting Reporting and Tracking Service, which costs the county $1.47 per employee. With approximately 247 employees, the cost comes out to…

COMMISSIONERS GRANT AN INTERN TO COUNTY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE

The Commissioners granted the County Attorney’s Office an intern during their meeting this (Tuesday) morning. Gunner Smith, an honor grad of Brenham High School who will soon attend Blinn before…

COMMISSIONERS APPROVE VEHICLE FOR CONSTABLE IN SPLIT VOTE

The Commissioners of Washington County voted to allow for the transfer of an unused Chevy Tahoe from the Sheriff’s Office to the Constable of Precinct 3. Commissioner Joy Fuchs made…

FAITH MISSION TEAMS WITH SALVATION ARMY FOR LOCAL KIDS

For over a decade now, Faith Mission, the service unit for Salvation Army, has provided an opportunity for youth ages 10-12 to attend a spectacular Christian camp known as Camp…

CHAPPELL HILL CHAMBER SEEKING BIDS FOR OFFICIAL PARADE GUNNER

The Chappell Hill Chamber of Commerce is seeking an “Official Parade Gunner”, a position that will be reserved for the highest bidder for this year’s 41st Annual Independence Day parade….