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$25-MILLION IN FEDERAL AID AVAILABLE

The U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao has directed Federal Highway Administration officials to make $25 million in Emergency Relief funds immediately available to help Texas with repairs…

THE LATEST UPDATE FROM WASHINGTON CO. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

The Office of Emergency Management for Washington County and The City of Brenham has issued the latest update on the catastrophic devastation of Hurricane Harvey. The Washington County area is…

FSA ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FOR FARMERS AND RANCHERS

The USDA Farm Service Agency is reminding farmers and ranchers that disaster assistance programs are available. Farmers and ranchers are reminded to contact the local F.S.A. office as they evaluate…

LAWYERS URGE STORM VICTIMS TO QUICKLY FILE ‘HARVEY’ CLAIMS

Attorneys are urging homeowners to file claims for property damage inflicted by Hurricane Harvey before Friday, when a new insurance law goes into effect. The new law requires plaintiffs’ attorneys…

COUNTY COURT AT LAW TRIAL, WEDNESDAY, CANCELLED

The jury trial Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. in the County Court a Law Courtroom for Judge Eric Berg has been cancelled. If you have been summoned for this jury, your…

BLINN POSTPONES TUESDAY BOARD MEETING

Blinn College has postponed its Board of Trustees meeting scheduled for tonight (Tuesday). All of Blinn’s campuses are closed through Tuesday due to local road conditions. Tuesday’s meeting was scheduled…

LaGRANGE NURSING HOMES EVACUATE

Two nursing homes in La Grange were evacuated Monday morning as the flooding threat along the Colorado River continued to grow. Around 5:30 a.m., Monday, emergency crews started evacuating the…

HARVEY CONTINUES TO PLAGUE LOCAL AREA

Harvey is still categorized as a tropical storm and is currently off the gulf coast near Matagorda Bay. It is anticipated to begin a northeast track Tuesday and will make…

CANCELLATIONS FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 29

  Brenham schools will be closed Tuesday St. Paul’s Christian Day School in Brenham will be closed Tuesday Grace Lutheran School and Day Care will be closed Tuesday First Baptist…

CUBS SEASON OPENING FOOTBALL GAME CANCELLED

The Brenham Cubs season opener football game at Houston Westside has been cancelled. According to Cubs’ Head Coach Glen West, all athletics for Houston, Katy and Cypress ISD’s have been…