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CITY CONTINUES TO ASSESS STORM DAMAGE

Brenham City officials continue to assess the progress of the city’s recovery from last week’s record rainfall and massive flooding. City Manager Terry Roberts says it may be some time…

NORTH PARK FEATURE

NORTH PARK COULD RE-OPEN BY SUNDAY

Slowly and steadily the roads of Washington County are being repaired. Mark Shafer, TxDOT Area Engineer, says work on the roads throughout the district is progressing. Shafer says TxDOT and…

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FOUR SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

Four people have been sentenced in the latest session of 21st District Court. 22-year old Corey Wayne Watson of Mineral Wells had his 2014 probation for Possession of Controlled Substance…

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EQUIPMENT STOLEN FROM BRENHAM WORK SITE

Over $2,000 in equipment is missing after a Brenham theft. Thursday night, around 6:45, Officer Terrence Johnson responded to the 2600 block of Highway 36. The caller said he was…

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FORMER SNOOK HIGH SCHOOL AIDE INDICTED

A former Snook High School teacher’s aide has been indicted on charges of the alleged sexual assault of students. 32-year old Deanna Lara was arrested back in December for an…

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CUBETTES’ INGLEHART SIGNS WITH XAVIER UNIVERSITY

Thursday, Cesili Inglehart signed a national letter-of-intent to run cross country and track for Xavier University in New Orleans. Inglehart qualified for the Region III/5A meet in the 800 Meter…

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BRENHAM WOMAN CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF ECSTASY

A Brenham woman faces a drug possession charge after a traffic stop Wednesday morning. 26-year old Cebrina Ann Midkiff of Brenham was charged after a vehicle was riding in was…

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GOVERNOR DECLARES ‘STATE OF DISASTER’

Governor Greg Abbott has declared a state of disaster for 31 Texas counties, including Washington County and much of the Brazos Valley. The declaration, stemming from last week’s storms, also…

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CITY COUNCIL TO DISCUSS CHURCH PERMIT

The Brenham City Council will hold a public hearing and discuss a zoning special use permit for a church when it meets today (Thursday).   Grady Hardeman Jr. is asking…

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BRENHAM BUILDING PERMITS REMAIN AHEAD OF 2015 PACE

Brenham building permits continue to run well ahead of last year’s pace. In May, 29 permits were issued for a total of just over $2.9-million dollars.  That is well ahead…

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