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HEARING SET FOR PROPOSED RACE TRACK LAWSUIT

A hearing date has been set later this month in the 21st District Court of Washington County in the lawsuit over a proposed race track near Chappell Hill. Judge Caron…

The Brenham School Board voted 4 to 3 to hire a new principal at the junior high school.

BISD BOARD FINISHES ROUND-ONE OF SUPERINTENDENT INTERVIEWS

And now there are three… The Brenham School Board trimmed its list of six finalists down to three after concluding a series of interviews this week behind closed doors. The…

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VALMONT TO REQUEST TAX PHASE-IN FOR NEW PLANT

Brenham’s Valmont Plant plans to add a galvanizing plant on 34 acres adjacent to its current location.  At today’s City Council meeting, they will request the creation of a reinvestment…

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FAYETTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT

The Fayette County Sheriff reports that on Wednesday morning around 9:39 am, the Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a house on fire in Carmine on Jacob Lane. The…

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BRENHAM POLICE REPORT

Officer Kevin Mertz observed a female subject slumped over her steering wheel in the parking lot of 1100 block of Green St. Mertz made contact with the driver, who appeared…

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BRENHAM POLICE DEPARTMENT WILL AGAIN PARTICIPATE IN STEP WAVE PROGRAM

Underage drinking presents an enormous public health issue. Alcohol is the drug of choice among children and adolescents. Annually, about 5,000 youth under age 21 die from motor vehicle crashes,…

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RINGLING BROTHERS CIRCUS TO ELIMINATE ELEPHANT ACTS BY 2018

The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus has announced Thursday that it will no longer feature elephant acts, which they say will be phased out by 2018 Feld Entertainment,…

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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

On Wednesday around 8:32 pm, the Brenham Fire Department was called to the Brenham State Supported Living Center located at 4001 STATE HIGH 36 S, at Apt. 519 for a…

ICY WEATHER

TXDOT URGES DRIVER CAUTION DURING TODAYS BAD WEATHER

Bryan District TXDOT crews have been out pretreating for this icy event with only scatted locations with icy conditions in Freestone and Leon County. They are asking all motorists in…

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BRENHAM ISD TO BEGIN SCHOOL ON TIME – OTHER SCHOOLS ANNOUNCES DELAYS

Brenham ISD has announced that school will begin on time today, and buses will also be running on time However, the following school in the area have announced that they…

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