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CULVERT COLLAPSE IN BURLESON CO.

A Burleson County culvert collapse, has led to a road closure expected to last until at least Wednesday night. According to TxDOT spokesman Bobby Colwell, employees shut down a portion…

RANEY TO RUN FOR REELECTION TO TEXAS HOUSE

The man who once tried to get funding for Blinn College routed primarily to College Station is running for reelection to the State House. State Representative John Raney announced that…

BURTON CITY COUNCIL APPROVES UTILITY RATE INCREASE

The Burton City Council has approved an increase in the city utility rates. The minimum rate will increase from $63.79 to $69.  The water increase $4 to $32, while sewer…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS DISCUS ROAD & BRIDGE MOVE

Washington County commissioners will continue their discussions on a new facility for the county’s Road and Bridge Department. At Tuesday’s Comissioners’ Court meeting, members reviewed County Engineer Don Werth’s concept,…

NAVASOTA TO GET NEW SCOTT & WHITE CLINIC

The city of Navasota is getting a new healthcare clinic. Baylor Scott and White is set to build a new clinic in Navasota at the Highway 6 loop and Stacey…

COLLEGE STATION MAN SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS

A College Station man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after entering a plea of guilty to Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Unlawful Possession of a…

LADY PANTHERS FALL IN STATE SEMI-FINALS

2017 U.I.L. STATE VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT THE CULLWELL CENTER, GARLAND WEDNESDAY 2A SEMIFINALS IOLA (39-2) def. BURTON LADY PANTHERS (31-12) 3-0 (25-14, 25-20, 25-15) CRAWFORD def. ARCHER CITY, 3-1 (29-27, 23-25, 25-21,…

BLINN LINEMAN NAMED CONFERENCE M.V.P.

After one season with the Blinn Buccaneers, defensive lineman Antwuan Jackson Jr. (Ellenwood, Ga.) was named the most valuable player in the Southwest Junior College Football Conference. “It is a…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR 9-1-1 ABUSE CALL

The abuse of the local 9-1-1 service has led to the arrest of a Brenham man. Monday night, just after 7:30, Officer Jose Perez, was dispatched to the 700 block…

BRENHAM POLICE MAKE NARCOTICS ARREST

A Brenham man has been arrested on a narcotics charge. Brenham Police responded to the 1000 block of Thiel St., Monday at noon, in reference to a welfare concern. During…