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FOUR SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

A Houston woman has been sentenced to three years behind bars after probation was revoked for Exploitation of the Elderly in 21st District Court. 32-year old Ashley Nicole Wilson, of…

“CLEAR THE SHELTER” SATURDAY AT BRENHAM PET ADOPTION CENTER

Officials with the City of Brenham will be looking to Clear the Shelter, tomorrow (Saturday). As part of national “Clear the Shelter” day, the Brenham Pet Adoption Center on Longwood…

TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO ARRESTS

A late night traffic stop in Brenham, Thursday led to several arrests. Officer Sierra Newell pulled over a vehicle at the 1800 Block of State Hwy 105. Newell reports she…

BRENHAM I.S.D. TO HOST ECLIPSE VIEWING ACTIVITIES

Monday will be the first time since 1918 a solar eclipse will be visible across the entire continental United States. Planning is underway in the Brenham Independent School District to…

BRENHAM F.D. PUTS OUT DUMPSTER FIRE

The Brenham Fire Department was called out at around 8:30 last (Thursday) night to extinguish a dumpster fire. The fire was next to a building at D.R. Metals at 1307…

UNEMPLOYMNET DOWN IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

Unemployment in Washington County was down in the month of July according to numbers released today (Friday) by the Texas Workforce Commission.  Unemployment fell to 4.6 percent in Washington County…

HOUSTON MAYOR SIGNS BULLET TRAIN AGREEMENT

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Texas Central signed an agreement Thursday regarding development of a high speed train that would connect Houston and Dallas with a stop in the Brazos Valley. Turner…

SUSPECT ARRESTED AFTER STAND OFF IN FAYETTE CO.

The suspect from Sunday’s multi-county pursuit has been apprehended after a lengthy standoff with law enforcement in Fayette County. A property owner made contact with the suspect on her property…

FAIRGROUNDS TO HOST WILDLIFE SOCIETY FUNDRAISING DINNER

The annual fundraising dinner for the Washington County Wildlife Society is set for next Friday at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The free-will donation dinner and meeting is set for 6:15…

CITY COUNCIL LOOKS AT OPTIONS ON MUSEUM REPAIRS

Brenham City Council went into Executive Session at the conclusion of their meeting today (Thursday) to discuss the lease with the Brenham Heritage Museum.  The museum was ruled unsafe by…