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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO DISCUSS TAX RATE, BUDGET

The Burton School Board is set to host a public hearing on the proposed budget and tax rate when they meet Monday night. Trustees have indicated they will propose adopting…

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FEDERAL GRANT TO BE ANNOUNCED MONDAY

The amount of a federal grant for a Workforce and Technical Training Center in Brenham will be announced Monday morning. U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development, Jay Williams,…

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STARR URGES INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION IN UKWACHU CASE

Baylor University President Ken Starr is proposing an independent investigation of the athletic department’s handling of the sexual assault complaint against defensive end Sam Ukwuachu. Starr proposed the hiring of…

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LUFKIN TEEN CHARGED WITH KILLING 3-YEAR OLD

An East Texas teen has been charged with the murder of a 3-year old child. 17-year old Bobby W. Woods is accused of pushing a 3-year-old boy into a pond…

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MARIJUANA GROWING SITE SHUT DOWN IN AUSTIN COUNTY

A large marijuana growing operation was shut down and destroyed today (Friday) by the Austin County Sheriff’s Office.  The site was located on Brazos River Authority land off of FM…

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FAYETTE COUNTY SHERIFF DEPUTIES APPREHENDS FUGITIVE

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports a Fugitive that has been on the run since Sunday has been apprehended by Sheriff’s Deputies. Sheriff Korenek states the episode began in Gonzales…

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BRENHAM POLICE EMPHASIZE TRAFFIC SAFETY

It’s that time of year again – school is back in session, Friday night lights are on the horizon – time to get everyone back in the “safe driving” mode….

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BLINN COLLEGE DEAN EXPLORES NOVEL USE OF DNA

Blinn College’s interim dean of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics is exploring novel uses of DNA as interest in using the genetic material in computing continues to grow. Dr. Robert…

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UPDATE: BRENHAM MAN IN CUSTODY

  Update from the Brenham Police Department: Jason Wagner is now in custody in Houston. We would like to thank the Office of the Attorney General in Houston for their…

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TEN PERSONS PLEAD GUILTY TO FELONY OFFENSES IN DISTRICT COURT

Ten Person plead guilty to felony offenses and received terms ranging from probation to prison terms in the 21st Judicial District Court, with Judge Carson Campbell presiding. Vincent Thomas, Age…

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