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CHARGES DROPPED AGAINST SUSPECT IN ROBBERY THAT LED TO OFFICER SHOOTING

Charges have been dropped against a man accused of being involved in a robbery that led to the shooting of Bryan Police Officer Joel Bravo. According to the Brazos County…

KOLKHORST NAMED SENATE ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE CHAIR

Lt. Governor Dan Patrick released his list of Senate Committee appointments for the 85th Legislative Session naming Senator Lois W. Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) as Chair of the powerful Senate Committee on…

MOSER TO RUN FOR BLINN POST

A member of Blinn College’s Board of Trustees has announced he’ll run in the May elections. Charles Moser has announced he will run for election to the At-Large post he…

NANCY CAROL ROBERTS LIBRARY THRIVING IN NEW FACILITY

It has been just over two months since the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library reopened in Brenham and librarian Andria Heiges says the new facility is thriving. Heiges says there…

REP. SCHUBERT FILES BILL TO REPEAL THE ‘MARGIN TAX’

On Tuesday, State Representative Leighton Schubert (R-Caldwell) filed House Bill 1052 to repeal the Texas Franchise Tax, or “margin tax,” as it is commonly known. The Franchise Tax, which was…

BRENHAM COUNCILMAN KEITH HERRING ANNOUNCES RE-ELECTION BID

Ward-One Brenham City Councilman Keith Herring is the first incumbent to officially announce his intentions to run for re-election. Herring has served on the Council since December 2004. Herring currently…

CUBS DOWN MUSTANGS, 65-40

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL TUESDAY BRENHAM CUBS (12-12/5-1) 65     MAGNOLIA WEST (0-6) 40 1 2 3 4 TOTAL MUSTANGS 12 9 4 15 40 CUBS 23 16 10 16 65 CUBS…

BRENHAM ISD EXTENDS JACKSON’S CONTRACT THROUGH 2020

The contract for Brenham ISD Superintendent Walter Jackson has been extended through 2020. The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees completed its annual performance review of Superintendent Dr. Walter Jackson at…

NAVASOTA TEACHER ON LEAVE AFTER DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENT

A Navasota teacher is on administrative leave after she was arrested for hitting multiple cars while driving drunk. According to authorities, Ashley Craft was driving down Cain Road on January…

BLINN BOARD ORDERS GENERAL ELECTION FOR THREE TRUSTEE POSITIONS

The Blinn College Board of Trustees ordered a May 6, 2017, general election for three trustee positions during its regular meeting Tuesday. The board ordered a May 6, 2017, general…