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KWHI INVESTIGATING BLINN BRYAN BOOKSTORE BIDS

As part of an investigative report, KWHI News has asked Blinn College for the names of the companies or individuals who bid on the bookstore contract for the Bryan campus….

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BUYERS OF ERNIE’S RESTAURANT PROPOSE PARKLET IDEA

Downtown Brenham will soon have a new restaurant with outdoor seating. Tami Redshaw and Edward Smith III have purchased the former “Ernie’s Restaurant” on Baylor Street and plan to open…

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THE SPECTATOR – SHOULD BLINN COMPROMISE?

Should Blinn College compromise with Bryan State Representative John Raney?  My gut reaction is a resounding “No!”.  I don’t believe it’s the place of the Texas Legislature to stick its…

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THE SPECTATOR: BLINN UNDER ATTACK

Blinn College in Brenham is under attack.  This is no joke.  Several members of the Texas Legislature are attacking Blinn College with bills that could severely cripple its future.  After…

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BISD BOARD TO VOTE ON SCHOOL CALENDAR THURSDAY

The Brenham School Board will vote on a proposed instructional calendar for next year very similar to this year’s when they meet Thursday night. Interim Brenham School Superintendent Paul Aschenbeck…

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HEARING SET FOR PROPOSED RACE TRACK LAWSUIT

A hearing date has been set later this month in the 21st District Court of Washington County in the lawsuit over a proposed race track near Chappell Hill. Judge Caron…

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BELLE SHOUSE IN ABC DRAMA “SECRETS & LIES”

A former Brenham resident is starring in the new ABC drama series called “Secrets & Lies”. 15 year old Belle Shouse, the daughter of John and Leslie Shouse, has an…

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CITY COUNCIL TO TAKE ANOTHER LOOK AT ANIMAL SHELTER BIDS

Negotiations are ongoing this week between the City of Brenham and the low bidder for a new Pet Adoption and Animal Care Facility.  And if enough can be cut from…

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HIGH SPEED RAIL CORRIDOR SELECTED

The proposed High-Speed Railway between Houston and Dallas now has a specific route. The Texas Central High-Speed Railway today (Tuesday) informed the Federal Railroad Administration that it recommends choosing the…

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TEXAS HOUSE DISTRICT 13 ELECTION

Tomorrow is Election Day in Texas House District 13.  The voters in Washington, Burleson, Grimes, Austin, Fayette, Colorado and Lavaca counties will decide who will represent them in the Texas…

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