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BRENHAM SUBDIVISION EXPECTED HAVE WATER BY LATE THIS AFTEROON

Residents of a Brenham subdivision are without running water today (Monday), and have been since Sunday afternoon. Over 150 homes in the Oak Hill Acres subdivision, three miles north of…

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CITY COUNCIL VOTES AGAINST PROHIBITING OPEN OR CONCEALED CARRY IN CITY MEETINGS

Brenham’s City Council has voted against prohibiting licensed open carry or concealed handguns in City meetings. After an hour of presentation and discussion this (Thursday) afternoon, the Brenham City Council…

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE EXPERIENCING TELEPHONE PROBLEMS

The Washington County Sheriff’s Department is experiencing telephone problems due to the installation of a new phone system. During the changeover from the old phone system to a new one,…

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KWHI HALLOWEEN PARTY CARDS GOING OUT TO STUDENTS

Washington County school kids will get a chance to win a flat screen TV, a remote control helicopter, a bicycle and many other prizes during KWHI’s annual Halloween Party on…

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THE SPECTATOR – THE WASHINGTON COUNTY FAIR

Another year of the Washington County Fair has come and gone…the 147th and oldest in Texas….but the second guessing and social commentary linger on.  Some people are complaining about the…

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SCARECROWS TAKE OVER DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

Crows will be avoiding downtown Brenham for the next few weeks as the scarecrow population has grown considerably. Twenty scarecrows are displayed throughout downtown as part of Main Street Brenham’s…

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LOCAL SOFTBALL TEAM GOES UNBEATEN AT STATE TOURNEY

The Brenham Spirit Gold girls 14U fastpitch softball team was one of only four unbeaten teams remaining in the VTD Texas State Championship this past weekend in College Station when…

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BRENHAM COMMUNITY CHANNELS PULLED BY SUDDENLINK

Update: As of Thursday morning, the Community channels 95 and 96 have returned to Suddenlink Cable.   Cable television subscribers in Brenham have lost their community channels on Suddenlink Cable….

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WATER RISING FAST AT LAKE SOMERVILLE

The level of Lake Somerville is rising rapidly due to recent heavy rains, and water is expected to flow over the spillway by this weekend. As of noon Thursday, Lake…

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TOUGH TIMES IN BRENHAM

Just when I thought things couldn’t get worse in Brenham, they did.  Although it wasn’t unexpected, the announcement Friday that Blue Bell Creameries was laying off 250 local workers, and…

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