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TWO ARRESTED ON LOCAL WARRANTS

Two people from Brenham have been arrested on outstanding warrants. Thursday, around 1:15 pm, Investigator Edward Ortega observed 29-year old Jenna Zientek in the 1000 block of West Main St….

TWO ARRESTED IN LOCAL TRAFFIC STOP

Two people from Austin are in custody after a traffic stop late Thursday night. Just after 10:00 pm, Officer Eddie Martinez conducted a traffic stop in the 2800 block of…

GAS PRICES UP SLIGHTLY

The average price for a gallon of gas in Texas is now $2.29 for regular unleaded fuel. According to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch, the price is one cent…

AUSTIN CO. SHERIFF GETS TRAUMA KITS

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office received a donation to help in medical emergency situations. The office has received 55 QuikClot Belt Trauma Kits from the United States Deputy Sheriff’s Association. …

CUBS DROP TWO ON OPENING DAY OF ALUMNI TOURNEY

BRENHAM BASEBALL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION TOURNAMENT THURSDAY GAME-1, MORTON RANCH 4      BRENHAM CUBS (6-4) 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E MORTON RANCH 0 0 0 4…

BELLVILLE CAR STAMPEDE SET FOR SATURDAY

The 15th Annual Classic Car Stampede is set for this weekend in downtown Bellville. The event kicks off at 9:00 a.m., Saturday.  Event organizer Danny Jacob says this year there…

BURTON ‘RANGER DAY’ NEXT WEEK

The eighth annual Texas Ranger Day is set for the Burton Railroad Depot, next Saturday, March 17th . Events include: the re-enactment group, Legends of the Texas Rangers. George Higgins, a…

HEMPSTEAD MAN SENTENCED IN BRAZOS COUNTY

A Hempstead man has been sentenced to 26-years in prison after pleading guilty to theft of property and evading arrest. 48-year old Marlon Bryant received a 26-year sentence for each…

LOCALS SCHOOLS RECEIVE OIL & GAS TAX REVENUE

Washington County and its two school districts split nearly $2-million in tax revenue from oil and natural gas activity. According to the Texas Oil & Gas Association the Brenham and…

PUNISHMENT PHASE UNDERWAY IN DEATH OF BRYAN MAN

A drunk driver who killed a Bryan man and his unborn child in San Marcos in 2016 has pleaded guilty to intoxication manslaughter. 22-year old Shana Elliott entered a plea…