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LOCAL TEACHER RECEIVES STATE WIDE AWARD

Diana Kohring, science teacher at Brenham Junior High School was presented with a 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award at the Texas Regional Collaboratives (TRC) Annual Meeting in Austin, June 21….

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BLINN STUDENTS USE PROJECT TO AFFECT CHANGE IN EDUCATION SYSTEM

Students establish interest group, make presentation to State Board of Education on college readiness  Four Blinn College students have taken a course project outside the classroom to affect change in…

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WASHINGTON-ON-THE-BRAZOS SET FOR FOURTH CELEBRATION

Preparations continue at the Birthplace of Texas, as once again, H-E-B is sponsoring Fireworks on the Brazos, the Fourth of July at Washington-on-the-Brazos. The celebration at the birthplace of Texas…

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CHAPPELL HILL PREPARES FOR CELEBRATION OF THE FOURTH

Folks in Chappell Hill are preparing to celebrate their 40th Annual Independence Day Parade, Monday. Joel Romo, Parade Chairman, says the parade plans to live up to its national recognition,…

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LOCAL PLAYWRIGHT WINS NATIONAL AWARD

A Brenham High School graduate has received national recognition for her playwriting skills. Back in December, Alyssa Faykus was one of only two students in the State of Texas to…

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TWO ARRESTED ON MARIJUANA CHARGE

Two Houston-area men face marijuana possession charges after a traffic stop Tuesday night. Just before 10:00 p.m., officer Jonathan Phipps conducted a traffic stop in the 2000 block of Highway…

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ARREST MADE IN JUNE 16 ROBBERY

A Dallas-area man faces charges in Washington County, after his arrest for a robbery at a local store. According to Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak 32-year old Dikari Kernard Blacklock…

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PIERCE ACCEPTS LONGHORN COACHING OFFER

The University of Texas has hired Tulane’s David Pierce to be its next baseball coach. Pierce accepted the job Wednesday morning – one month days Augie Garrido was fired. Before taking…

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FEMA: OVER 3500 CLAIMS FILED

According to FEMA officials, over 3,500 claims for damages have been filed in the wake of last month’s floods. FEMA also reports paying out nearly $23 million in 19 counties…

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GRIMES CO. AUTHORITIES SEARCH FOR MISSING MADISONVILLE MAN

Grimes County authorities are searching for a missing Madisonville man who has not been seen since Saturday. According to the Grimes County Sheriff’s office, Jason Currie disappeared Saturday.  Currie is…

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