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NEW STATE-WIDE TEXTING LAW TAKES EFFECT

Effective as of today (Friday) texting while driving is illegal across the state of Texas. The move comes as the result of a new texting-while-driving ban passed during the 85th…

BRENHAM MAN SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS FOR MULTIPLE CHARGES

Eight people have pleaded guilty in the latest session of 21st Judicial District Court, in Washington County: 27-year old Anthony Wayne Burns, Jr. of Brenham, plead guilty ot two charges:…

BRAZOS RIVER EXPECTED TO CREST FRIDAY

Water from the Brazos River is projected to continue rising through today (Friday). The previous top crest was set during the Memorial Day floods of 2016, which was surpassed late…

CUBS SCRIMMAGE IN FRONT OF HUGE CROWD

The Brenham Cubs took to the field Thursday night for a Green-White scrimmage, en lieu of their season opener with Houston Westside, which was cancelled due to Hurricane Harvey. A…

BLINN AIDS IN HURRICANE RECOVERY EFFORTS

Donation sites have been established at Bryan’s Tejas Center and Health Science Center, and the Brenham Campus Student Center Blinn College is partnering with the community to assist with Hurricane…

A&M ECONOMIST: “NO LONG TERM EFFECTS ON COMMODITIES”

A Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist.says he believes there will be no significant disruptions of agricultural commodities to Houston’s main shipping ports after Hurricane Harvey dropped historic amounts of…

BISD HONORS LUNCHEON TODAY

The Brenham ISD is once again celebrating its history and achievements at a special luncheon and recognition event today (Friday) at the Blinn College Student Center Banquet Room. The event…

FAYETTE COUNTY FAIR QUEEN CROWNED

2017 Fayette Co. Fair Queen, Connor Menefee, 1st runner up, Sarah Vecera, 2nd runner up, Kristyn Schramm 3rd runner up, Ashley Elias.   2017 Little Mister, Hunter Blaha, Little Miss,…

OFFICIALS ASKING PUBLIC TO HOLD OFF ON DONATIONS TO GUARDSMEN

Washington County and City of Brenham officials say they greatly appreciate the outpouring of hospitality the public is displaying to the National Guard members stationed out of the Firemen’s Training…

WOLF CREEK BRIDGE WORK TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK

Storm damage from Hurricane Harvey has been repaired on the Wolf Creek Bridge on Highway 36, and work to repair damage from last year’s flood will begin next week. According…