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BLUEBONNET COOP AWARDS COMMUNITY GRANTS

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s Board of Directors unanimously voted to award $1.2 million in Bluebonnet Community Grants to 42 area nonprofit organizations. Public safety organizations received nearly half of the grants…

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SHERIFF OTTO HANAK WARNS MOTORISTS–ESPECIALLY ON 36 NORTH

Washington Co. Sheriff Otto Hanak is reporting that Highway 36 north of Pledger Rd. has multiple areas of high water running across the roadway. Sheriff Hanak says, “the further north…

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CHAPPELL HILL CULTURAL HERITAGE GROUP HOSTS MEMORIAL DAY PROGRAM

The community of Chappell Hill will be honoring those that have sacrificed their lives during active military duty.  “As our nation honors those individuals that have given the ultimate sacrifice,…

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BURTON ISD CHANGES GRADUATION LOCATION

Due to inclement weather Burton ISD has chosen to move their graduation location. Tomorrow (Friday) evening Burton High School will hold their graduation at the Burton Community Center at 8:00pm….

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U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION OFFERING LOW-INTEREST DISASTER LOANS

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest disaster loans to businesses, most private nonprofits, homeowners, and renters for severe storms and flooding incidents occurring April 17th through the…

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BISD CENTRAL OFFICE RELOCATED FOR RENOVATIONS

The front portion of the Brenham Central Office located on Mansfield has relocated to the “old” Alton Elementary School at 304 Kerr St. During an April BISD Board meeting the…

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS TORCH RUN MAKES ITS WAY THROUGH BRENHAM

The Gulf Coast leg of the Texas Law Enforcement Torch Run made its way across Brenham this (Thursday) morning. The group of Law Enforcement Officers annually runs the torch for…

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BLINN ALUMNI AND FRIENDS ASSOCIATION DONATES $1,000 TO STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS

The Blinn College Alumni & Friends Association has donated $1,000 to the Blinn College Veterinary Technology Student Association and the Emergency Medical Services Student Association in appreciation of their assistance…

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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO TWO CALLS WEDNESDAY

On Wednesday just before 3:30pm the Brenham Fire Department responded to 1700 E Stone, Kruse Village for a report of someone stuck in an elevator. Once the Fire Department had…

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80TH ANNUAL ELLINGER TOMATO FESTIVAL SET FOR THIS WEEKEND

The 80th annual Tomato Festival is set this weekend at the Ellinger Chamber of Commerce Community Center. Festivities will begin tomorrow (Friday) evening with a chef’s choice competition. Early Saturday…

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