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“VISITING MR. GREEN” BEGINS THURSDAY AT UNITY THEATRE

Unity Theater’s latest production, “Visiting Mr. Green”, opens this week for a two-week run. “Visiting Mr. Green” is part of Unity Theater’s Studio Series, and will be performed on the…

CODY RHODES AT BLUEBONNET OPRY THURSDAY

The Friends of the Bluebonnet Opry will feature the music of Cody Rhodes of Cypress this Thursday night at Silver Wings Ballroom in Brenham. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m….

NEW SEALY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TO OFFER BILINGUAL LEARNING

Sealy I.S.D.’s new elementary school is scheduled to open this August with a new concept in language learning. Sealy Elementary School, being built on FM 2187 on the northwest side…

NEW LANDOWNER EDUCATION SERIES IN LAGRANGE

A multi-county New Landowner Educational Series continues this week in Fayette County. New landowners in Washington, Austin, Fayette and Colorado counties are invited to take advantage of this series of…

WASHINGTON COUNTY READ ANNOUNCEMENT TODAY

Lifetime Learning will announce the 2018 Washington County Read book today (Monday). A special ribbon cutting will be held at the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library in Brenham at 11:30…

“FIRE AND ICE COOKOFF” SET FOR APRIL 13-14

Independence Community Events has set the date for this year’s “Fire & Ice Cookoff”. On Friday and Saturday, April 13th and 14th, Independence Community Events will host the “Fire &…

SALES TAX REBATE UP FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY THIS MONTH

Sales tax rebates received during the month of March were up for Washington County, but slightly down for the cities of Brenham and Burton. Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reports that…

UNEMPLOYMENT UP SLIGHTLY IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

The unemployment rate in Washington County climbed slightly in the month of January, but was still considerably lower than one year ago. January’s unemployment rate for Washington County was 4…

COTTON GIN FESTIVAL ITEMS ON BURTON CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

The City of Burton is making plans for this year’s Cotton Gin Festival. During Monday afternoon’s meeting of the Burton City Council they will consider approving the closure of several…

PROCESS BEGINS FOR REPLACING GRIMES CO. COMMISSIONER

Grimes County has begun the process of replacing a County Commissioner who died suddenly three weeks ago. Gary Husfeld, the Commissioner for Grimes County Precinct #4, died unexpectantly on February…