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“IN THE HEIGHTS” PERFORMANCES SATURDAY AT BHS

The latest production of the Brenham High School Drama Department continues today (Saturday) and tonight. The musical “In the Heights” will be performed this (Saturday) afternoon at 2 o’clock, and…

“SQUEEZEBOX” SUNDAY AT ROUND TOP RIFLE HALL

Round Top Rifle Hall is hosting a special event this weekend. “Squeezebox”, featuring Mollie B and Ted Lange, will be performing Sunday afternoon at Round Top Rifle Hall in Round…

HOUSE FIRE NEAR COOKS POINT THURSDAY NIGHT

Firemen from Caldwell, Deanville and Cooks Point were unable to save a Burleson County home from fire Thursday night. The unoccupied house in the 9600 block of County Road 343…

THREE VEHICLE ACCIDENT FRIDAY ON BLUE BELL ROAD

The Brenham Fire Department was dispatched to a 3 vehicle wreck with entrapment just before 5:00 PM Friday.  The accident occurred at the intersection of Old Independence Road and Blue…

DPS URGES DRIVERS TO MOVE OVER OR SLOW DOWN

Officials with the Texas Department of Public Safety say they will be placing special enforcement emphasis on the law requiring motorists to move over or slow down when passing vehicles…

NEW CLASSES OFFERED AT BLUE BELL AQUATIC CENTER

The Blue Bell Aquatic Center in Brenham has some new programs they are offering to the public. “Aquatics for Arthritis” and “Beginning Wellness” will begin Monday, in the center’s warm…

BURTON TO GET NEW POLICE CAR

The Burton Police Department will be getting a new patrol unit. The city council approved the purchase of a new Chevy Tahoe, as an “emergency purchase” for the department. The…

CUBS GET FIRST DISTRICT HOOPS WIN

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL LAST NIGHT BRENHAM CUBS (6-16/1-5) 61     MAGNOLIA WEST (2-4) 59 YANN TOUSSOM, BUZZER BEATER, 24 pts. (6-3’s) ANTHONY WALTON, 15 pts.; BRAELIN JACKSON, 11 pts. TONIGHT, WALLER…

BRYAN POLICE SAY DEATHS WERE MURDER/SUICIDE

According to Bryan Police, a preliminary autopsy indicates 54-year old Melvin Benefield shot and killed his wife, then his neighbor before turning the gun on himself. Police discovered the bodies…

HIGH-SPEED RAIL UNVEILS PLANS FOR STATION IN GRIMES CO.

The developers of a proposed high speed rail have released new details on their planned passenger station in Roans Prairie, which would service Brazos Valley residents. Texas Central hopes the…