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UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DIPS IN WASHINGTON CO.

The unemployment rate in Washington County’s dropped slightly in November, falling one-tenth of a percent. According to Texas Workforce Commission figures, the unemployment rate last month was 3.7 percent, down…

GAS PUMPS FEATURE

GAS PRICES CONTINUE TO FALL

The average retail price for a gallon of gasoline is at its lowest level in more than five years. According to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch, the statewide average…

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FORMER BRYAN OFFICER INDICTED FOR CHILD PORN

A former reserve officer with the Bryan Police Department has been indicted on child pornography charges. 61-year old Dennis Fraley of Wixon Valley, has been indicted by a Brazos County…

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NEW STOP SIGNS TAKE EFFECT SATURDAY

The City of Brenham is reminding motorists that new stop signs at the intersection of South Day and Charles Lewis streets will take effect today (Saturday). The new signs were…

SXSW FEATURE

FIRST SXSW LAWSUITS FILED

The initial wave of victim lawsuits since four people were killed at the South by Southwest music festival, accuse organizers of safety lapses after a driver struck a crowd of…

CHRISTMAS SAFETY FEATURE

CITY POLICE ISSUE HOLIDAY SAFETY TIPS

Christmas is the season of giving and getting together with friends and family. The Brenham Police Department wants to make sure the holidays aren’t spoiled by criminals taking rather than…

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ANDY SMITH PASSES AWAY AT 95

A long-time voice of the local farming community has died. Former Radio Central program host Andy Smith has died Thursday at a Giddings nursing home. In 1973 Smith began hosting…

GABRIEL HALL FEATURE

HALL MURDER TRIAL DELAYED AGAIN

A judge has agreed to once-again delay the trial of a College Station man charged with killing a former professor at Texas A&M. 20-year old Gabriel Hall is accused of…

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WAYFINDER PROJECT WORKING TO HELP SHOW THE WAY AROUND TOWN

The Brenham City Council met Thursday afternoon to present and give an update on the Wayfinding Signage Program, which will make it easier for locals and visitors to find their…

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SEALY JUNIOR HIGH RECEIVES EARLY CHRISTMAS GIFT

Sealy Junior High School received an early Christmas gift last Friday, as a Gallery Furniture delivery truck with $10,000 worth of furniture drove up to the school. Back in August,…

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