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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON FELONY WARRANT

A Brenham man is behind bars after his arrest on an outstanding warrant. 24-year old Jarvis Hightower was arrested Saturday morning at around 1:30. Officer Mickey Gressman was called to…

HEMPSTEAD PAIR FACE CHARGES IN BRENHAM

Two people from Hempstead face charges after a theft investigation, Friday night. 34-year old Lorina Quintero and 31-year old Jared Dominguez were arrested at around 7:00 p.m., Friday at the…

POLISH GOVERNOR VISITS CHAPPELL HILL

A foreign dignitary spent some time this weekend in Washington County. Piotr Całbecki, who serves as one of the Governors of Poland, visited Chappell Hill, Saturday. Calbecki, his wife and…

BRAZOS CO. ACCIDENT CLAIMS MAN’S LIFE

A Bryan man is dead following an accident in Brazos County over the weekend. Scott Everett Johnson was killed after his pickup struck a tree on East Villa Maria Road…

SUEDE CLOSES OUT HOT NIGHTS/COOL TUNES

A huge crowd marked the finale of Brenham’s Hot Nights/Cool Tunes, Saturday night. Video courtesy of Central Texas Drones A crowd in the thousands turned out in the hot temperatures…

BODY OF MISSING WOMAN FOUND IN SAM HOUSTON FOREST

Authorities have confirmed the discovery of the body of a woman who went missing Friday morning in Sam Houston National Forest. The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed the death of 55-year-old…

SOMERVILLE CONTINUES CITY ADMINISTRATOR SEARCH

A finalist has been selected for the city administrator’s post in Somerville. City mayor Ken Tharp Jr., however, is not releasing the name of the candidate pending their background check….

CALDWELL SCHOOL BOARD HEARS REPORT ON ELEMENTARY HVAC

Problems with the HVAC systems in the Caldwell Elementary and Intermediate schools may have been solved. At the latest school board meeting, Director of Maintenance Brady Beavers presented the board…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS LAND LEASES

Leases on land Washington County owns in Tom Green County is on the agenda for Tuesday’s meeting of the county commissioners’ court. The county leases out the land mostly for…

UNEMPLOYMENT UP IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

Washington County’s unemployment rate increased during the month of June, after showing a decline in each of the past two months. The county jobless rate for June was 4.8 percent,…