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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO DISCUSS BONDS FOR IMPROVEMENTS

The Burton School Board is set to discuss a possible bond issue that would fund improvements to some of the district’s facilities, when they meet Monday night. At issue are:…

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BLINN EXTENDS HENSLEY’S CONTRACT

The Blinn College Board of Trustees have approved a one-year contract extension for Dr. Mary Hensley, District President/CEO. Hensley’s original three-year contract has been extended, and will now run through…

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INMATES WIN SUIT OVER WATER AT NAVASOTA PRISON UNIT

Officials with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice says the agency plans to appeal a ruling ordering the water supply at a Navasota prison unit be replaced. Inmates recently won…

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ALL LANES OPEN AT BRIARCREST OVERPASS AT HIGHWAY SIX

TxDOT officials say all lanes of the Briarcrest overpass over Highway 6 in Bryan have been reopened. Friday, TxDOT said its bridge division has examined the damage caused Monday when…

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BRYAN POLICE ARREST THREE ON MURDER CHARGE

Bryan Police have made three arrests in an April murder. 30-year old Brandon Reed, 26-year old Robert Jones and 19-year old  Zaquarius Glover, all of Bryan, are all in custody….

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H-E-B PRESENTS FIREWORKS ON THE BRAZOS ON THE FOURTH

Once again, H-E-B is sponsoring Fireworks on the Brazos, the Fourth of July at Washington-on-the-Brazos. The celebration at the birthplace of Texas begins at 10:00 a.m. on Monday the 4th…

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COLUMBUS MAN KILLED AFTER THREATENING AUSTIN CO. AUTHORITIES WITH GUN

A Columbus man is dead after threatening Austin County peace officers Wednesday near Bellville. 31-year old Shaun Trevor Walke of Columbus was shot and killed when he pointed a handgun…

Devun Cooksey
(Washington Co. Jail)

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR EVADING ARREST

A Brenham man has been charged with Evading Arrest in a Motor Vehicle. According to police, 18-year old Devun Roberts Cooksey of Brenham turned himself in after a warrant was…

Jonathan Arredondo 
(Brazos Co. Jail)

SOMERVILLE MAN ARRESTED AFTER BRIEF STANDOFF

A Somerville man has been arrested after a brief standoff at a home Wednesday. Jonathan Arredondo was put on Brazos County’s Most Wanted fugitive list Tuesday on a motion to…

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BURLESON, LEE COUNTIES ADDED TO DISASTER LIST

Burleson and Lee counties are among several additions to the federal disaster declaration. According to Gov. Greg Abbott’s office, those in Burleson, Lee, Bastrop, Eastland, Liberty, Stephens and Tyler counties…

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