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NINE LA VERNIA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ARRESTED FOR HAZING

Nine Texas high school students have been charged with sexual assault in a hazing scandal involving athletes. La Vernia Police say seven juveniles and two adults have been charged in…

HOT BATS LEAD BUCS OVER #3-McLENNAN, 19-8

Blinn has scored 35 runs in its last two games BRENHAM, Texas – The bats continued to stay hot for Blinn College baseball as the Buccaneers used a 13-run third…

PANTHERS ROLL PAST BLUEJAYS, 15-5

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL MONDAY BURTON PANTHERS (10-1/3-0) 15     SNOOK 5 WP-AARON KOHRING (2-1), 5 IP, 5 HITS, 5 RUNS, 3ER, 8 K, 4 BB CASH CALLAHAN, 2-3, 2b, 2 RUNS,…

TEN SENTENCED IN LOCAL COURT

    A College Station man has been sentenced to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to drug charge in 21st District Court in Brenham. 30-year old Joshua Ray…

VICTIM LIFE-FLIGHTED AFTER WASHINGTON CO. ACCIDENT

A medical helicopter transported a victim of a weekend accident in Washington County to a Houston hospital. Just after midnight Saturday, emergency crews were called out to the 8000 block…

CHAPPELL HILL HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO DISCUSS TEXAS/POLAND CONNECTION

The Texas-Poland connection will be the topic of discussion at tomorrow’s (Tuesday) meeting of the Chappell Hill Historical Society. Dr. Jim Mazurkiewicz will be the guest speaker at the March…

POSSIBLE TORNADO IN FAYETTE COUNTY

The Fayette County Sheriff’s office reports a possible tornado during Friday night’s storms that swept through the area. Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that just before 6:30 Friday evening, his office…

T.E.A. REVAMPS “STAAR” TESTS

Texas Education Agency officials say revamped efforts and nearly $20 million in improvements should help avoid glitches as standardized testing begins this week. The Dallas Morning News reports the upgrades…

TED POE LEAVES “FREEDOM CAUCUS”

A Texas member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus is resigning after the hard-line group helped scuttle the Republican health care overhaul. GOP congressman Ted Poe says in a statement…

BURLESON CO. TO DECIDE ON ARCHITECT FOR NEW CLINIC

The Burleson County Hospital District is looking at two firms to serve as the architect for the Somerville Clinic project. Last October, the Hospital District Board approved a $302,000 purchase…