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WASHINGTON CO. SHERIFF/JAIL MAKE 2014-15 BUDGET REQUESTS

Washington County commissioners have heard requests from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and the County Jail for increases in their budgets for 2014-15. The Sheriff’s Department is requesting two new…

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BLINN ENCOURAGING STUDENTS TO APPLY FOR GRANT

Blinn College is encouraging eligible Applied Sciences majors to apply for funds made available through the Carl D. Perkins Basic Grant. The Perkins Grant is a federally-funded program that provides community…

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BRENHAM POLICE ARREST TWO MEN WHILE SERVING WARRANT

Two Washington County men face charges after one was arrested on an outstanding warrant and the other tried to interfere with officers trying to serve that warrant. Wednesday night officers…

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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

A Brenham man is in custody after his arrest on family violence charges. Brenham Police arrested 20-year old Robert Lee Jones III after a disturbance call during the noon hour,…

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BPD FUSION UNIT MAKES NUMEROUS ARRESTS

  The Brenham Police Department’s Fusion Unit has made a number of arrests in recent weeks. Among those arrested: 25-year old Ernest James Deaver, who was arrested in the 2000…

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LOCAL POLICE INVESTIGATING BURGLARIES, CAR THEFTS AND STOLEN BIKES

Brenham Police are asking the public to take precautions to avoid becoming a victim of an auto burglary. Police say they’re investigating a number of burglaries where the owners made…

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BRENHAM PHONE SCAM WARNING

Brenham Police are warning the public about yet another phone scam that’s going around. Detective Todd Ashorn is warning citizens about a scam that uses a Brenham phone number. Ashorn…

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BRENHAM POLICE SEARCH FOR ASSAULT SUSPECT

Authorities are looking for a man they say pulled a fun on someone Tuesday night. A man says he was walking in the 1500 block of Simon Avenue, near FM-105…

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GLEN WEST ELECTED COACHES ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT

Long time Brenham High School athletic director and head football coach Glen West has been elected the new president of the Texas High School Coaches Association. West was elected over…

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COWBOY LEGEND ROBERT NEWHOUSE DIES AT 64

Robert Newhouse, one of the most beloved players in Dallas Cowboys history, died Tuesday after a long illness. He was 64. Rodd Newhouse says his father was surrounded by his wife and…