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PETROLEUM LEASES ISSUED FOR LAKE SOMERVILLE LAND

The Bureau of Land Management has issued controversial petroleum leases for land at Lake Somerville. The Bureau has issued leases on nearly 1,400 acres of land at or under the…

TICKETS ON SALE FOR JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION

Tickets are now on sale for a local Juneteenth celebration. The A.R. Pickard High School Reunion Association will hold its Juneteenth celebration, Saturday, June 16th. The celebration will follow the…

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTS FACES SHORT AGENDA MONDAY

The Brenham Board of Adjustments faces a short agenda when they meet Monday evening. The board will consider a request for a front yard setback variance for a home at…

LONGTIME CIVIC LEADER/EDUCATOR HENRY PETTIE DIES

Funeral services will be held next Saturday for long-time Brenham civic leader Dr. Henry Pettie Jr. Pettie died Thursday at the age of 94. Pettie served 17 years on the…

CUBS SUFFER TOUGH LOSS AT HOME

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL FRIDAY NIGHT 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E MAGNOLIA 1 1 3 0 3 0 0 8 13 2 CUBS 3 0 1…

CUBETTES SOFTBALL FALLS AT TOMBALL MEMORIAL

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL FRIDAY NIGHT 1 2 3 4 5 R H E CUBETTES 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 4 TOMBALL MEMORIAL 2 1 0 4 4 11…

TxDOT TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARNING MONDAY IN BRYAN

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold a public hearing to discuss the planning and development of Active Transportation (bicycle and pedestrian facilities) in all the ten county Bryan…

BLINN ALUMNI ‘EAT DRINK & JOIN’ EVENT SET FOR APRIL 19 IN BRENHAM

The Blinn College Alumni and Friends Association will host its second annual Eat, Drink, & Join recruiting event Thursday, April 19, to celebrate the organization and the College. The event will be held…

FISHING/HUNTING CHANGES UPCOMING IN SOME AREAS

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopted a number of changes to this year’s hunting and fishing regulations. Beginning this fall, there will be an early opening for dove season…

MAN GETS 25 YEAR SENTENCES IN WASHINGTON CO. COURT

A College Station man has been sentenced to 25 years after pleading guilty to five separate charges in 21st District Court in Washington County. 30-year old Cory Daniel Martinez of…