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TEXAS CITY MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM ON PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT

A Texas City man is in custody on an outstanding warrant, following a Brenham traffic stop. Saturday morning, just before 1:00 a.m., Cpl. Jonathan Phipps stopped a vehicle in the…

BRENHAM POLICE ARREST INDIANA MAN ON POSSESSION CHARGE

An Indiana man has been arrested on a marijuana possession charge after a Brenham traffic stop, Saturday night. Around 11 p.m., Brenham Police conducted a traffic stop in the 2100…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON 13 WARRANTS

A Brenham woman faces several charges after he arrest on 13 outstanding warrants. 27-year old Gloria Dean Ray of Brenham was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over on a…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON MULTIPLE TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS

A Brenham woman faces several charges after a traffic stop Saturday evening. 32-year old Ashley Nicole Flores was pulled over just after 11:00 p.m. by Officer Eddie Martinez, in the…

SALES TAX REBATES UP THIS MONTH

Sales tax rebates for Brenham, Burton and Washington County were all up last month. The City of Brenham received $520,398—an increase of 4.8-percent over last year ($496,622). So far this…

BLINN BOARD TO HOLD HEARING ON TAX RATE, TUESDAY

The Blinn College Board of Trustees will hold their second public meeting Tuesday on the proposed tax rate. A special meeting of the Blinn Board is set for noon on…

ABBOTT EXTENDS HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX SUSPENSION

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has extended the suspension of collecting all state and local hotel occupancy taxes, following Hurricane Harvey. Any victims of the hurricane, or personnel participating in hurricane…

CHAPPELL HILL FUNDRAISER TODAY

A fundraiser for a pair of LaMarque businesses devastated by Hurricane Harvey is being held today (Saturday) in Chappell Hill. The Chappell Hill Chamber of Commerce is hosting the fundraiser…

CUBS ROLL TO SEASON OPENING WIN, 48-7

The Benham Cubs scored every time they had the ball as they rolled over Elgin, 48-7 in the season opener, Friday night at Cubs Stadium. The Cubs took advantage of…

GROUND-BREAKING, SEPT. 14 FOR NEW OMALLY/STRAND ACCOC. OFFICES

Strand Associates, Inc. engineering firm is breaking ground on construction of a new, multi-million dollar office building at 1906 Niebuhr Street. Officials with the company say they are expanding to…