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BRYAN POLICE SAY DEATHS WERE MURDER/SUICIDE

According to Bryan Police, a preliminary autopsy indicates 54-year old Melvin Benefield shot and killed his wife, then his neighbor before turning the gun on himself. Police discovered the bodies…

HIGH-SPEED RAIL UNVEILS PLANS FOR STATION IN GRIMES CO.

The developers of a proposed high speed rail have released new details on their planned passenger station in Roans Prairie, which would service Brazos Valley residents. Texas Central hopes the…

BURTON MAN ARRESTED ON LONG LIST OF CHARGES

A Burton man has been arrested on a slew of felony warrants. 47-year old William White was arrested by Washington Co. Sheriff’s deputies, Thursday. According to Sheriff Otto Hanak, deputies…

NFIB-TEXAS PRAISES KOLKHORST FOR SMALL BUSINESS RECORD

The Texas Chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business has cited State Senator Lois Kolkhorst of Brenham for her support for local businesses. According to the group, Kolkhrost earned…

EXECUTION OF “TOURNIQUET KILLER” SET FOR TONIGHT

A man who became known as Houston’s “Tourniquet Killer” is set to become the nation’s first prisoner executed in 2018. Texas prison officials are scheduled to give 55-year-old Anthony Allen…

THREE FOUND DEAD IN BRYAN APARTMENT–UPDATE

Bryan Police have identified three people who were found dead at an apartment complex Wednesday morning, and say they believe the public isn’t in any danger. The victims have been…

FRIENDS OF BLUEBONNET OPRY, THURSDAY NIGHT IN BRENHAM

The Friends of the Bluebonnet Opry will host their first show of 2018, tomorrow (Thursday) night at the Silverwings Ballroom. Performers include: Sister Sue, Frank Cavitt, Sean Orr and the…

FRIENDS OF GOLF TOURNAMENT COMING UP

Entries are being accepted for a fund-raiser golf tournament for the Brenham High School Golf team. The Friends of Golf tournament is set for Sunday, January 28th at the Brenham…

OVER 2,000 BLINN STUDENTS EARN ACADEMIC HONORS

Blinn names 908 students to its prestigious President’s Scholar’s List More than 2,000 Blinn College students earned academic honors during the Fall 2017 semester, the College announced today. Blinn named…

ASHLEE FRAZIER WEDDING SHOWCASE IN ROUND TOP SUNDAY

Prospective brides and grooms are going to be flocking to Round Top this weekend for a big event. The Destination Round Top Wedding Showcase Bed and Breakfast Tour and Runway…