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REDUCED PRICE GLASSES STILL AVAILABLE FOR ‘SUMMER SIP’

Time is running out to purchase your glasses at a reduced price for the “2018 Summer Sip: 80’s Style”. Billed as a “Rad wine stroll through historic downtown Brenham”, Summer…

SIEGEL TO TAKE ON McCAUL IN NOVEMBER; VALDEZ TO FACE ABBOT

There were a pair of races of regional and state-wide significance on Tuesday’s ballots. In the District-10 U.S. Congressional Democratic primary, Mike Siegel defeated Tawana Walter-Cadian, 12,274 to 5,285, or…

RUNOFFS DECIDED IN FAYETTE AND WALLER COUNTIES

There were several local runoff elections Tuesday in Fayette County. In the Republican races: For County Judge, Joe Webber defeated Sharon Muzny, 2509 to 1588. For County Clerk, Brenda Fietsam…

GRIMES CO. SCHOOL CONSIDER ARMING TEACHERS

Two Grimes County school districts say they are working on plans to arm some of their teachers and staff. The Navasota ISD and Anderson-Shiro CISD are examining possible implementation of…

TV REPORT CLAIMS GOODMAN RESIGNATION “AMID CONTROVERSY”

KBTX-TV in Bryan is reporting that former Brenham Police Chief, Craig Goodman, may have resigned amid controversy. Goodman submitted his sudden resignation late last year, citing personal reasons.  But KBTX…

BLUEBONNET ELECTRIC OFFICES TO CLOSE NEXT MONDAY

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s offices will be closed Monday,  in observance of Memorial Day. Bluebonnet members can access their account information and make payments during Memorial Day through the co-op’s website…

STUDENTS RECEIVE SCHOLARSHIPS FROM HLSR

Seventy-nine students in the Houston area—including one from Washington County—received nearly $1.6 million in scholarships from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™, presented during the Area Go Texan Scholarship Banquet,…

SOMERVILLE WOMAN ARRESTED FOR BRENHAM D.W.I.

A Somerville woman faces a DWI charge after her arrest in Brenham. Monday, around 12:00 noon, Officers with the Brenham Police Department and Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a…

TWO LOCAL ATHLETES TO COMPETE IN ASTROS PH&R FINALS

Two young Brenham athletes will be competing for a chance to compete on the national stage. Bailey Bolcerek, a 4th grader at Brenham Elementary School, and Jacob Mabie, a 7th grader…

NINE PANTHERS NAMED ALL-DISTRICT

ALL-DISTRICT 26/2A BURTON PANTHERS  MVP – Cash Callahan (Unanimous) Offensive MVP – Aaron Kohring (Unanimous) Defensive MVP – Bailey Deramus (Unanimous) 1st Team Infielder – Jackson Kalkhake 1st Team Outfielder…