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LOCAL MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANTS

A Brenham man faces charges after his arrest this weekend on outstanding warrants. 30-year old Justin Michael Krueger was spotted by Brenham Police Saturday morning as he walked along the…

AUTHORITIES CONTINUE SEARCH FOR MISSING HOUSTON WOMAN

The search continues for a Houston woman that has been missing since Thursday, May 12th and her family is asking for help in locating her.  The Houston Police Department has…

BLINN TRUSTEES TO HOLD SPECIAL MEETING

Blinn trustees will be talking land behind closed doors at a special meeting this afternoon (Monday). The board will be meeting at noon today (Monday) in special session. Blinn officials…

LELA KELLY–LONGTIME LOCAL CHOREOGRAPHER DIES

Funeral services were held Saturday in Houston for the long-time choreographer for the Brenham Maifest coronations. Lela Ann Kelly died Monday after a long battle with Lymphoma.  She was 64….

MAN SENTENCED TO 50 YEARS FOR MILAM CO. DEATH

A Belton man who struck and killed a pedestrian while leading police on a high speed chase through Milam County has been sentenced to 50-years in prison. 26-year old John…

BRENHAM MAN SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS ON CHILD PORN CHARGES

A Brenham man has been sentenced to ten years in prison on Child Pornography charges. 52-year old Christopher Reyes of Brenham has received two 10-year sentences in 21st District Court…

412 CAST EARLY VOTES IN WASHINGTON CO. RUNOFF

Early voting has ended for Tuesday’s Runoff Election in Washington County. According to County Clerk Beth Rothermel, 412 total early votes were cast in person – 382 Republican and 30…

7th GRADE STUDENTS TAKE PART IN LOCAL HISTORY DAY

Hundreds of 7th grade students are in Downtown Brenham today (Friday) taking part in the Fourth Annual Local History Day.  Groups of students are touring several historical locations and learning…

COUNTY ROAD CLOSURES DUE TO HIGH WATER

As of 2:30 pm today (Friday), the following Washington County roads were closed due to high water: Copelyn Springs Road at New Years Creek Earlywine Road at New Years Creek…

CO. COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS AFFORDABLE CARE ACT REPORTING/TRACKING SERVICE

The Washington County Commissioners Court will face a fairly normal agenda at their meeting on Tuesday.  The court will discuss the Affordable Care Act Reporting and Tracking Service (ARTS) 2016…