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RECORDS FALL AT JUNIOR LIVESTOCK AUCTION

Seven records fell in the Grand and Reserve Champion portions of the Washington County Fair’s Junior Livestock Auction. The Grand Champions went for a total of $61,000, with three records…

NEW SHOPPING CENTER LOOKING TO LOCATE IN BRENHAM

The Brenham City Council heard a presentation this (Thursday) afternoon on a new shopping center looking to locate in Brenham. Brad Combs with Hutton Real Estate said his company is…

CITY COUNCIL HEARS UPDATE ON EMERGENCY STREET REPAIRS

At their Thursday meeting, Brenham City Council heard an update on emergency street repairs at three locations in the city.  Water crossings on Burleson, Jefferson, and Barbee streets received damage…

BLINN NURSING PROGRAM TO HOST INFORMATION SESSIONS

Blinn’s Brenham, Bryan campuses each offer face-to-face and online information sessions The vocational nursing programs on Blinn College’s Brenham and Bryan campuses invite prospective students to face-to-face and online information…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT CALLED TO JR. HIGH SCHOOL

The Brenham Fire Department was dispatched to the Junior High School Thursday afternoon at 2:30.  School personnel had detected a burnt smell in a portable building adjacent to the practice…

BHS HOMECOMING KING AND QUEEN NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

Brenham High School has announced the student nominations for Homecoming King and Queen.  The Homecoming Queen nominees are: Devyn Hagemann, Robyn Gaertner, Ke’auna Bimage, Kennedy Altman, Peyton Blalock, Destiny Morgan,…

INDIANA MAN KILLED IN 290 ACCIDENT THURSDAY

An Indiana man is dead after a two-vehicle accident early this (Thursday) morning, about a-mile-and-a-half west of Brenham. Authorities were called out shortly after 6:30 this morning to the 4100…

CHAPPELL HILL SCARECROW CONTEST BEGINS OCTOBER 9TH

The Chappell Hill Historical Society is once again hosting the Annual Scarecrow Contest in preparation for the 2017 Scarecrow Festival. Residents of Chappell Hill are encouraged to take part in…

FAYETTE CO. DEPUTIES MAKE TWO MAJOR COKE BUSTS

Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies report two more major drug busts along I-10. Monday morning, Investigator David Smith stopped a pickup for a traffic violation.  Conflicting stories led Smith to believe…

AUCTION TODAY–LITTLE MR/MISS CROWNED LAST NIGHT AT WC FAIR

Months of hard work pays off this afternoon at the Washington County Fair. Thousands of dollars will be spent as the Junior Livestock Sale takes place at 2:00 this afternoon…