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BLUEBONNET COOP SAYS EXPECT HIGHER TEMPS TO INCREASE BILLS

A spate of above-normal temperatures in June and July has resulted in increased energy consumption for Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s members, which means higher electric bills. The forecast calls for even…

BRENHAM TEAM WINS WEEKEND TOURNEY

The Brenham Jr Elite basketball team won another tournament championship in Austin over the weekend. The Elite defeated San Antonio Impact 52-0, The Express 42-16, Central Texas Impact Stars 26-20….

KOLKHORST AUTHORS MATERNAL MORTALITY BILL IN SPECIAL SESSION

State Senator Lois W. Kolkhorst of Brenham has authored Senate Bill 17 to extend the Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force and other policies to improve maternal health in Texas….

FAYETTE CO. ELECTRIC COOP TO MEET, WEDNESDAY

Members of the Fayette Electric Cooperative are invited to the co-op’s annual membership meeting Wednesday, in La Grange. This year’s annual meeting will be a tribute to the co-op’s upcoming…

BRAZOS VALLEY FAIR & RODEO SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

The Brazos Valley Fair & Rodeo has announced their updated scholarship program applications are now available for interested students. The applications are available online at BrazosValleyFair.com. The Brazos Valley Fair…

TxDOT TO SHIFT TRAFFIC ON SH-36 BEGINNING WEDNESDAY

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced that this Wednesday, weather permitting, their contractor will move traffic on State Highway 36 to the newly constructed pavement and bridge between Business…

BRAZOS CO. MURDER SUSPECT ACCUSED OF ASSAULTING JAILER

A Brazos County man, already accused of killing a College Station convenience store clerk, is accused of assaulting a Brazos County Detention Center employee. Officials say Nathaniel Tillery reportedly refused to comply…

FAYETTE CO. FAIR ANNOUNCES QUEEN CANDIDATES

Ten young ladies will be vying for Fayette Co. Fair Queen. The ten contestants have begun selling tickets to the 2017 edition of the fair to be held, August 31st…

BIG CROWDS CELEBRATE WATERMELON FESTIVAL IN HEMPSTEAD

2017 HEMPSTEAD WATERMELON FESTIVAL        

BLINN SEEKS WELDING, PLUMBING AND CARPENTRY INSTRUCTORS

  Blinn College seeks experienced welders, plumbers, and carpenters to serve as part-time instructors and train the next generation of local trades professionals. “We are desperate for instructors,” said Dickie…