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Burton School Board 2015

TWO BURTON SCHOOL BOARD POSITIONS ON MAY BALLOT

There will be two positions on the ballot for the Burton School Board in the May 9th Election. The positions held by Burton School Board President Marcus Broesche and Vice…

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BISD CONSIDERING END OF SCHOOL YEAR DATE

Classes at Brenham schools will have an unusual way of ending at the close of this school year…..and BISD is considering doing it again next year. The last day of…

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SPORTS DIRECTOR ED POTHUL RECOVERING

Long-time KWHI Sports Director Ed Pothul is recovering from a stroke at College Station’s Scott & White Hospital. Pothul began experiencing numbness on his left side last Friday, and drove…

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THE SPECTATOR: THANKSGIVING AND SCOTT & WHITE

This past weekend, I celebrated Thanksgiving with family and friends as I’ve done in the past.  But this year, spending time with those I love was a lot more special…

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MAINSTREET BRENHAM CELEBRATES 15 YEARS

Brenham celebrated 15 years in the Texas Mainstreet program at a special dinner in downtown Tuesday night. Board and committee members, supporters and volunteers of Brenham Mainstreet gathered at the…

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ALL PROPERTY TAX RATES SET FOR 2014

Property owners in the Oak Hill Acres subdivision just north of Brenham will see the largest increase in Washington County in their property tax bills this fall. Willy Dilworth, Chief…

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BISD’S PRIDE ACADEMY SUCCESSFUL

Brenham ISD’s “Pride Academy” graduated 14 of its students this past school year, something that probably wouldn’t have happened without the Academy. Administrator Kay Domel spoke to the Brenham School…

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BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD SETS TAX RATE

Homeowners in the Brenham Independent School District will see a slight increase in their taxes this year, even though the tax rate will remain the same. The Brenham School Board…

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FAIR QUEEN CANDIDATES RECEPTION MONDAY

The queen candidates for the 146th Washington County Fair will be officially introduced at a reception Monday. The official poster for the Washington County Fair will also be unveiled during…

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BISD RECEIVES TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE GRANT

The Brenham School District has been awarded a grant from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to help Texas children reconnect with nature. Texas Parks and Wildlife has announced that…

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