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UPDATED ROAD CLOSURES LIST (FRIDAY 5:00PM)

LATEST UPDATE FROM WASHINGTON CO. ROAD & BRIDGE DEPARTMENT Bredthauer Ln – High Water Closure – North side of FM 2780 Christian Cemetery Rd  **Closed for thru traffic- Passable Condition**…

THREE SENTENCED IN 21ST DISTRICT COURT

A Brenham man has been sentenced to 12 months in jail after his probation was revoked for a 2014 charge of Burglary of a Building. 29-year old Andre Shamon Harris…

STORM DAMAGE ASSESSMENT UPDATE

Almost three weeks has passed since the historic flood event in Brenham and Washington County. The damage assessments are still being made, emergency repairs are underway and the total financial…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL APPROVES GENERATOR PURCHASE

The Brenham City Council has approved the purchase of a generator for the Lake Somerville Pump Station to Moeller Electric Co. for a total of $123,250. The previous generator had…

GRIMES CO. AUTHORITIES CATCH C.S. BANK ROBBERS

Authorities in Grimes County have apprehended two Houston men for an early-morning bank robbery Thursday in College Station. According to authorities, two armed men robbed the Commerce National Bank on…

WASHINGTON CO. DEPUTIES INVESTIGATING EARLY-MORNING ROBBERY

Washington County Sheriff’s deputies, continue their search for the suspect in an aggravated robbery, early Thursday morning on Highway 36 North. According to Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak, a man walked into…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER GRANTING SPECIFIC USE PERMIT

Up for discussion at the Brenham City Council meeting this afternoon (Thursday) is the ratification of a contract related to the emergency purchase of a generator for the Lake Somerville…

TEMPORARY DOG PARK TO OPEN SOON

A temporary dog park could be opened in Washington County by the end of this week. Animal Friends of Washington County say fencing at their park on Highway 36 north…

MAN ARRESTED AFTER RUNNING FROM BRENHAM POLICE

A Brenham man has been arrested on numerous charges after trying to elude police. Tuesday afternoon, around 1:00, Cpl. Todd Ashorn and Officer Colin Godmintz were on foot patrol in…

BRENHAM MAN FACES CHARGES AFTER HIT-AND-RUN ACCIDENT

A Brenham man is behind bars after his arrest on multiple charges. 23-year old Blake Edward Robinson was arrested after a hit-and-run accident Tuesday night in the 1000 block of…