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KWHI COUNTRY STORE MONDAY 08-15-16 Items are not accepted from e-mail, fax or comments section!                                                   NO MORE THAN 4 ITEMS! PLEASE! WRITTEN ITEMS, $3 A DAY: For Sale: ‘For…

NAVASOTA ISD SELECTS INTERIM SUPERINTENDENT

The Navasota school board has appoint Ernest Ray Matthews interim superintendent. Former superintendent Rory Gesch turned in his resignation July 15th after he accepted an assistant superintendent position with the…

FAYETTE CO. OFFERING REWARD FOR BURGLARY INFO

A $2500 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in the burglary of three storage buildings in Fayette County. According to Sheriff Keith Korenek, the burglary occurred…

AUGUST SALES TAX REBATES UP IN COUNTY — DOWN IN CITY

August sales tax rebates for Washington County and Burton were up; while the rebate for the City of Brenham dropped. Washington County’s refund was $250,279, up 3.3 percent from a…

CITY OPENS FOUR BIDS FOR WALKING TRAIL REPAIRS

Repairs to the City of Brenham’s walking trail at Hohlt Park could cost the city about $36,000. The City Council is expected to approve the low bid of $144,200 to…

GRIMES CO. OFFICIALS WANT PROOF OF ‘EMINENT DOMAIN’

The Grimes County Commissioners Court is demanding proof of eminent domain authority from high-speed rail developers before constructing a rail line over county roads. State Sen. Charles Schwertner says similar…

HODDE PLEASED WITH PANTHER SCRIMMAGE

The Burton Panthers football team took to the field for the first time this year as they traveled to Hempstead for a scrimmage with the Bobcats, Friday night. Panthers Head…

CUBETTES VOLLEYBALL WINS TWO MORE AT COLUMBUS

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL YESTERDAY-SATURDAY BRENHAM CUBETTES (5-0) @ COLUMBUS TOURNAMENT CUBETTES def. LULING, 2-0 (25-16, 25-12) JORDYN WILLIAMS, 6 kills KATHRYN WITTNER, 5 kills AVERY SCHROEDER, 12 digs KELLY JURDEN…

CUBS FIRST SCRIMMAGE HAS MIXED RESULTS

The 2016 edition of the Brenham Cubs football team got its first taste of competition Friday morning as they faced fourth-ranked Manvel in their first scrimmage of the year. Cubs…

HEMPSTEAD MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR WASHINGTON CO. FORGERY

A Hempstead man has been sentenced to prison for his part in a counterfeiting ring. 26-year old Brian McDade was arrested by Washington County Sheriff’s deputies in June of 2015,…