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POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS

POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS Brenham schools will be closed Monday, August 28th. Giddings schools will be closed Monday, August 28th. LaGrange schools will be closed Monday, August 28th. The Senior Center…

ST. JOHN’S CANCELS SUNDAY SERVICE

St. John’s United Church of Christ in Burton has cancelled services scheduled for Sunday.

LOCAL OFFICIALS URGE EXTREME CAUTION

Emergency officials with the City of Brenham and Washington County have issued a plea to local citizens to exercise caution with the arrival this weekend of Hurricane Harvey. Officials says…

INDUSTRY STATE BANK TO CLOSE SATURDAY

Due to Hurricane Harvey, Industry State Bank will be closed Saturday. Bank officials will continue to monitor the situation and will resume normal  business hours as soon as possible. Industry…

NAVASOTA ISD CANCELS MONDAY CLASSES

Due to weather concerns and possible road closures, Navasota ISD has made the decision to CANCEL all classes for Monday, August 28 for the safety of all students and staff. Navasota…

BLUEBONNET ELECTRIC COOP PREPARED FOR HARVEY

UPDATE: At 1 p.m. Saturday, Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative reported 54 outages affecting 1,067 members. The largest single outage was west of Lockhart, along TX 130 and TX 142, affecting 508…

TAILGATE 2017 A BIG SUCCESS

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce held its major fundraiser last night, as “Tailgate ‘17” kicked off the football season. Hundreds of tailgaters gathered at Silver Wings Ballroom in Brenham…

SAN BERNARD ELECTRIC COOP ISSUES HURRICANE WARNING

San Bernard Electric Cooperative would like to inform our membership that due to the impending landfall of Hurricane Harvey, SBEC members could experience outages for an extended period of time….

BLINN CLOSES SCHULENBURG & SEALY CAMPUSES

Blinn College has closed operations on its Schulenburg and Sealy campuses Friday, Aug. 25, due to the approach of Hurricane Harvey. The Blinn-Bryan and Blinn-Brenham campuses remain open. The College…

WILDLIFE SOCIETY DINNER POSTPONED

The annual fundraising dinner for the Washington County Wildlife Society, scheduled for tonight at the Washington County Fairgrounds, has been postponed due to Hurricane Harvey. The free-will donation dinner and…