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BLUEBONNET ELECTRIC TO CREDIT MEMBERS $3.39-MILLION

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s members will find something in their May electric bills – a credit for their share of $3.39 million. The money is in capital credits that Bluebonnet’s board…

BRENHAM WOMAN SENTENCED TO FOUR YEARS IN PRISON

A Brenham woman has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty in 21st District Court. 19-year old Kirbie Rogers of Brenham pleaded guilty to a charge of…

AUTHORITIES ISSUE GUIDELINES FOR VIEWING BARBARA BUSH PROCESSION

Law enforcement agencies are informing area residents ahead of time that no vehicles will be allowed to stop Saturday along Highway 290 or Highway 6 for the Barbara Bush motorcade….

HUNDREDS OF STUDENTS EXPLORE EXHIBITS AT STEM NIGHT

Hundreds of young students explored the different exhibits Thursday evening during STEM Night at Brenham Elementary School.  Numerous stations were set up that featured interactive Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics…

CUBS & CUBETTES TRACKSTERS ADVANCE TO REGIONALS

HIGH SCHOOL TRACK & FIELD, THURSDAY AREA 19-20/5A MEET @ CUBS STADIUM TOP FOUR FINISHERS ADVANCE TO REGION MEET, NEXT FRI & SAT. @ HUMBLE CUBS 1600 M CASH KUNKEL,…

SCHOOL BOARD PASSES RESOLUTION OPPOSING BLUEBONNET HAVEN

The Brenham School Board passed a resolution Thursday evening opposing the opening of the Bluebonnet Haven Residential Treatment Facility.  The resolution also called on the state of Texas to deny…

SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES BIG UPGRADE FOR KRAUSE ELEMENTARY

Krause Elementary School will see a big upgrade this summer.  The Brenham School Board approved the Crain Group’s Guaranteed Maximum Proposal for the project Thursday evening.  Scotty Lewis with Project…

WASHINGTON COUNTY WELCOMES TANDEM BIKE RIDERS

200 tandem bicycle riders will be in Washington County this weekend for the annual Southwest Tandem Rally.  The Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau says that tandem bike riders will…

CITY COUNCIL DISCUSSES BLUEBONNET HAVEN FACILITY

  The Brenham City Council discussed the proposed Bluebonnet Haven Residential Treatment Facility during their meeting today (Thursday).  The Treatment Facility is being built just outside the city limits on…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL APPROVES TAX PHASE-IN AGREEMENT

The Brenham City Council approved a Tax Phase-In Agreement with D Bar B Sausage and Meats also known as Kountry Boys Sausage for their expanded manufacturing facility.  Kountry Boys is…