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GAS PRICES UP A PENNY

The statewide gas price in Texas rose a penny this past week to $2.19 a gallon of regular unleaded fuel According to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch, that price…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS RAILROAD OFFER

Washington County commissioners will consider an agreement with the railroad over damages to a county road when they meet Tuesday morning. The commissioners court will consider an agreement with Burlington-Northern-Santa…

McCAUL OPPOSED TO LAKE LEASES

The office of U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul says the congressman is concerned with the petroleum lease auction of federal property on Lake Somerville. McCaul’s office says he has contacted the…

CUBS SWEEP COUGARS DOUBLEHEADER TO TAKE SEMIFINAL SERIES

The Brenham Cubs could only extend the 2017 season if they swept Crosby in a doubleheader Friday night at Firemen’s Park – and they did exactly that. The Cubs (26-9)…

BLINN NAMES 84 STUDENTS TO ATHLETIC DIRECTOR’S HONOR ROLL

Eight student athletes achieve perfect 4.0 grade point average Blinn College has named 84 student athletes to the Spring 2017 Don Wilhelm Athletic Director’s Honor Roll. To be eligible, student…

HOUSTON MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM ON MARIJUANA CHARGE

A Houston man faces charges after his arrest Thursday afternoon. Brenham Police Cpl. Tommy Kurie stopped a vehicle in the 2200 block of Highway 290 East, just after 1:00 p.m….

POST-SEASON TOURNEYS CONTINUE

COLLEGE BASEBALL TOURNAMENTS BIG-12 TOURNAMENT @ OKLAHOMA CITY THURSDAY TEXAS TECH 4     BAYLOR 1 TCU 9     OKLAHOMA 4 TEXAS 5    KANSAS 4 TODAY  TEXAS TECH vs. WEST , VIRGINIA, 3:15…

CROSBY ROLLS PAST CUBS IN SEMIFINAL OPENER, 14-4

A fast start for the Crosby Cougars propelled them to a 14-4, opening game win over the Brenham Cubs in the Region III/5A Semifinals, Thursday night in Crosby. The Cougars…

BRYAN MAN SENTENCED TO LIFE FOR DOUBLE HOMICIDE

A Bryan man has been sentenced to life in prison after a plea hearing for the brutal murders of two women in Brazos County two years ago. Danny Diaz was…

McELREATH/ANDERSON CO-WINNERS OF LeROY DREYER AWARD

Blinn College baseball sophomore infielders Sam McElreath (Brenham) and Jay Anderson (Humble) were named co-winners of the 2017 Leroy Dreyer MVP Diamond Award. The award was named after former Blinn…