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SBDC BLINN FEATURE

BLINN OFFERS ONE-DAY BASIC QUICK BOOKS COURSE

Blinn College’s Small Business Development Center is hosting a one-day, basic QuickBooks class designed to teach small business owners how to get the most out of their accounting software. The…

The Brenham School Board voted 4 to 3 to hire a new principal at the junior high school.

BISD BOARD TO ADOPT TAX RATE AND BUDGET MONDAY NIGHT

The Brenham School Board is expected to adopt the 2014-15 budget and tax rate when they meet Monday night. Two weeks ago, the board voted unanimously to keep the District’s…

brenham isd

BRENHAM ISD TO HONOR DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI SEPTEMBER 5TH

On September 5, 2014 the Brenham Public Schools will be celebrating their 139th anniversary.  The oldest public school system in the state of Texas is proud of its history and…

Kanna Mikolaczjak (3) and Hadley Webb (10) get ready to recieve a Mustang serve.
(Courtesy: Yvonne Tomlinson)

CUBETTES WIN ONE; LOSE TWO ON SECOND DAY OF TOURNEY

The Brenham Cubettes beat Calhoun, but fell to LaGrange and Columbus on day two of the Columbus Varsity Classic. To start the day, LaGrange downed the Cubettes (4-3), 2-1 (25-19,…

Fire Department night feature

SALEM HOME HEAVILY DAMAGED BY FIRE

A home in Salem suffered major damage after it caught fire early Friday evening. Salem and Brenham firefighters were called out to the one story home in the 4000 block…

GOLD STAR AWARD WINNERS:
Forrest Kohring, Heather Ruemke and Chesley Rudasil

2014 4H AWARD WINNERS HONORED

Washington County 4H honored its best and brightest  last night (Friday) at the annual 4H Family Night and Awards Banquet at the Events Center at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The…

PERRY FEATURE

PERRY INDICTED

A Travis County grand jury has indicted Governor Rick Perry on two felony counts of abuse of power for making good on a veto threat. The indictments came late Friday….

CHAPPELL HILL MUSEUM FEATURE

CHAPPELL HILL HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO HOST OPEN HOUSE

A longtime fixture of local history is celebrating a special anniversary. The Chappell Hill Historical Society is celebrating their 50th Anniversary this year and is hosting an “Open House” tomorrow…

Football scrimmage feature

CUBS’ SCRIMMAGE GOES “AS EXPECTED”

For the first time in 2014, the Brenham Cubs football team took to the field as they hosted 6A powerhouse Manvel in the first scrimmage of the new season, Friday…

SOFTBALL

CHARITY SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT SATURDAY AT HOHLT PARK

Teams representing emergency responders in Washington County will play in a “for fun” softball tournament Saturday at Hohlt Park. The tourney begins at 9 a.m. with the Brenham Police Department…