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BRENHAM TO HOLD HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL MARCH

Yom HaShoa is the newest of the Jewish Holidays. It commemorates the millions who died in the Nazi holocaust in the 1930s and 40s. This year, Brenham and Washington County…

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BLINN COLLEGE TO MAKE BIG EXPANSION IN BRAZOS COUNTY

The Brazos County  campus of Blinn College has seen such a big boost in enrollment the college’s Board of Trustees say they need more room. At Tuesday night’s meeting of…

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WOMAN SENTENCED FOR MAKING NEARLY $9300 IN FRAUDLENT CREDIT CARD CHARGES

A 37-year old Bellville woman who made nearly $9300 worth of fraudulent charges on a family member’s credit card, then posted the illegal purchases on facebook, was sentenced in this…

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THEIVES TAKE OVER $1400 IN ITEMS FROM BRENHAM WAL MART

Brenham police reports say two women and a man went on a $1400 shopping trip at the Wal Mart, but did not pay for the items. Security cameras recorded two…

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CONTROVERSY ON BLINN RESTRUCTURING PLAN CONTINUES

There was another spirited discussion on the Blinn College restructuring plan at last (Tuesday) night’s meeting of the Board of Trustees, with the Board President answering concerns and conflicts and…

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BLINN PROFESSOR OUTLINES QUALITY ENHANCEMENT PLAN

Mary Barnes Tilley, the Social Sciences Department Chair at Blinn College that often students, in addition to taking basic courses, need to learn how to go to college itself. She…

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ARMED ROBBERY AT BELLVILLE STORE

  For the second time in two weeks, the Bellville Police Department is investigating an armed robbery. Monday night, Police say two black males entered Robbie’s Store on East Main…

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MEETINGS ABOUT PARKS AND MASTER PLANS FOR THEM

The Brenham Parks Advisory Board has begun a series of meetings with community groups and the general public about a parks master plan. Wendy Ragonis, the city’s Administrative Services Director…

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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AGREE TO ANOTHER JUSTICE OF THE PEACE COMPUTER PURCHASE

Justice  of the Peace Doug Cone requested and received the authority to acquire a new desktop computer, monitor an keyboard at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the Washington County Commissioners. The…

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BRENHAM FCCLA ATTENDS STATE LEADERSHIP MEETING

Brenham FCCLA participated in the State Leadership Meeting and STAR event competition (Students Taking Action with Recognition) in Corpus Christi, Texas on April 9-12. Lundy Porter, Elizabeth Schulze, and Olivia…