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FATAL CRASH NEAR BURTON

A Ledbetter man is dead after an early-morning accident on Highway 290 near Burton. The Texas Department of Public Safety says 27-year old Misael Garza III was killed when his…

LANDFILL PROPERTY DEAL FINALIZED

After purchasing the land 24 years ago, the City of Brenham has finalized a deal to sell the property once earmarked for use as a city landfill. The property, located…

SALES TAX REBATES RUNNING AHEAD

Sales tax rebates for Brenham, Burton and Washington County have increased this past month. According to the Texas Comptroller’s Office, Brenham received $511,868, up 7.4 percent from a year ago…

CUBS DROP FIRST DISTRICT GAME SINCE 2009

The Brenham Cubs’ run of 32 consecutive district wins came to an end at Tully Stadium, Friday night, as Stratford upended the Cubs, 56-31. Stratford’s offense riddled the Cubs’ defense…

CUBETTES FALL/LADY PANTHERS WIN VOLLEYBALL MATCHES

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL FRIDAY NIGHT STRATFORD (4-5) def. BRENHAM CUBETTES (23-14/5-4), 3-0 (25-12, 25-22, 25-18) HADLEY WEBB, 9 kills ASHLEY HOMAN, 8 kills AVERY SCHROEDER, 11 digs; KACI PECHT, 8 assists…

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD

2014 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD    (WEEK 7, OCTOBER 10)   STRATFORD (3-3/3-0) 56    BRENHAM CUBS (3-3/2-1) 31    19/5A:     MAGNOLIA (1-5/1-2) 35    TOMBALL (2-4/0-3) 24    MAGNOLIA WEST (2-4/1-2) 62     SPRING WOODS…

BRENHAM OPENS SWIM SEASON WITH WINS

HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING THURSDAY @ BLUE BELL AQUATIC CENTER GIRLS CUBETTES 135     LaGRANGE 27 CUBETTES 136     GIDDINGS 9 BOYS CUBS 90     LaGRANGE 57 CUBS 94     GIDDINGS 35 CUBETTES Hannah Buls…

WASHINGTON COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE, FRIDAY

Tonight hundreds of local citizens will gather at Firemen’s Park to honor the survivors and remember those who lost their battles with Cancer. The 2014 Washington County Relay for Life gets…

COUPLE SENTENCED FOR RASH OF MAIL THEFTS

A federal Judge in Waco has sentenced s Central Texas couple who stole mail from more than 80 cities, including several in Washington County. 39-year-old Charles Hattenbach received six years…

SHERIFF HANAK WARNS OF ANOTHER PHONE SCAM

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak is warning citizens about yet another phone scam. Sheriff Hanak says some people have fallen for a con where they’re told they’ve won the Publishers’…