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AUSTIN CO. GO-TEXAN EVENTS THIS WEEKEND

This Saturday and Sunday the Austin County Fairgrounds in Bellville will be hosting the annual Go Texan Day. Marsha Siptak, an ambassador with the Austin County Go Texan Committee, says…

BRENHAM’S SUTHERLANDS STORE CLOSING

The Sutherlands store in Brenham is closing.  Store manager Jason Butler said that the company has decided to close the Brenham store and that everything in stock is now 25…

NAVASOTA P.D. MAKES BURGLARY ARREST

Navasota Police have arrested a suspect after a pair of break-ins at businesses in Downtown Navasota. Chief Justin Leeth says the suspect has confessed to breaking into Prosperity Bank and…

BURTON COUNCIL HEARS REPORT ON “WELCOME” SIGN

The Burton Chamber of Commerce updated the City Council on the plans for a “Welcome to Burton” monument. Chamber member Mike Thomas told the council that the structure will be…

WHERE IS DELLA THIS MONTH IN WASHINGTON COUNTY?

Peggy Bland was the winner of the Where’s Della contest in January.  She correctly guessed that Della was at Burton’s historic Cotton Gin.  Each month, the Washington County Visitors Bureau…

NORTH PARK BRIDGE IN BRENHAM CLOSED FOR REPAIRS

The North Park Street bridge over Little Sandy Creek in Brenham,  closed as of 8:00 Wednesday morning. TxDOT had planned to close North Park Street near Hohlt Park and make…

BRENHAM SETS SPRING CLEANUP EVENT DATES

Brenham has set the dates for the annual Spring Cleanup Event at the Citizens Collection Station.  City residents can bring in their refuse Thursday through Saturday, March 22nd through 24th. …

TxDOT ISSUES GUIDELINES FOR POLITICAL SIGNS

The Texas Department of Transportation is reminding candidates for public office in the March primaries that the state has rules and regulations in place concerning campaign signs. TxDOT reminds candidates…

200 STUDENTS COMPETE AT REGIONAL HISTORY FAIR

Intrigued by her grandfather’s participation in the Vietnam War, Brenham Junior High School student Aidan Hord jumped at the opportunity to use her school’s annual history fair to dive deeper…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON WARRANT

A Brenham woman is in custody on a warrant out of Brazos County. This morning, just after midnight, Corporal David Dudenhoeffer conducted a traffic stop in the 2500 block of…