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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO GRANT JAIL AUTHORITY TO SEEK BIDS FOR DETENTION CONTROL SYSTEM

The County Commissioners will grant the Sheriff’s Office and Jail the authority to advertise and seek sealed bids for a detention control system during their meeting on Monday, July 1st….

RAISE YOUR HAND SENDS 2 LOCAL BISD ADMIN TO HARVARD

Brenham High School Principal Joe Chandler and Brenham Junior High School Principal Bryan Bryant are 2 of the 110 school leaders that were selected by Raise Your Hand Texas, for…

FURY ON THE 8TH IN GIDDINGS

The City of Giddings will be carrying on their tradition of “Fury on the Fourth” when they hold their bull-riding event on Saturday the 8th. There will be Championship Bull…

WASHINGTON COUNTY LADY LIONS DONATE TO COMMUNITY

In celebration of the Lions Club International’s 100th Birthday, the Washington County Lady Lions have shown that there are lots of ways to celebrate a birthday by participating in four…

BLINN TO OFFER INFO SESSIONS FOR DENTAL HYGIENE PROGRAM

Blinn College is inviting prospective students who are considering careers as dental hygienists to attend one of their six upcoming July information sessions regarding the College’s Dental Hygiene Program. The…

CITY OF BRENHAM TO CLOSE ON JULY 4TH

The City of Brenham Offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th in observation of Independence Day. The closures will affect City Hall, Municipal Court, the Adoption and Animal Services…

UVALDE MAN WHO KILLED 13 IN CHURCH BUS CRASH INDICTED

The 20-year-old of a pickup, Jack Young, who crashed into a church van, killing 13 people, has been indicted by an Uvalde County jury. The charges were numerous, and include…

TIRE THIEVES REPORTED IN COLLEGE STATION AND SNOOK

Thieves have been striking during the night in both College Station and Snook, targeting tires of cars from residences off of County Road 269 in Snook and The Barracks in…

WEIKELS OPENING A NEW LOCATION IN BRENHAM

Anticipated to open this September, Weikel’s Bakery, which is known for its homemade authentic Czech kolaches and other pastries, is opening a new bakery in Brenham.The new bakery will be…

DISAGREEMENT OVER IN PRECINCT 3 CONSTABLE’S VEHICLE – UPDATED

When 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 David Blakey Jr.,…