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COMMUNITY WEIGHS IN ON HENDERSON PARK RENOVATION

Community members gathered at Henderson Park on Wednesday to give their input about the renovation of the park. Citizens suggested a number of improvements to the park including more playground…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER ACCESS AGREEMENT WITH FIRE DEPARTMENT

The Washington County commissioners will discuss an access agreement with the Meyersville Volunteer Fire Department during their meeting on Tuesday. The commissioners will consider approving an access agreement between the…

TEXAS GETS FIRST IMMIGRATION DETENTION CENTER BUILT UNDER TRUMP

The first new immigrant detention center under the Trump administration will be built in Texas. A private prison company announced on Thursday it had won a $110 million federal contract…

PETITION FOR NEW COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN BRAZOS CO. MOVES FORWARD

The Brazos County Talent Initiative Steering Committee will move forward with a petition to create a community college district in the county. The Research Valley Partnership’s committee made the announcement…

SITE FOR PAXTON TRIAL SET

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s new trial date on criminal securities fraud charges is set for September. The announcement comes after state District Judge George Gallagher moved the trial out…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER TRAFFIC STOP

A Brenham woman faces drug possession charges after her arrest Wednesday afternoon. 29-year old Freezia Fern Trevino of Brenham was pulled over on a traffic stop by Cpl. David Dudenhoeffer…

BLINN FRESHMAN NAMED TEXAS JUNIOR STUDENT GOVERNMENT SECRETARY

A Blinn College-Schulenburg Campus student will serve as the state secretary of the Texas Junior College Student Government Association (TJCSGA). The Blinn College-Schulenburg Campus Student Government Association (SGA) was elected…

WATER OUTAGE IN CHAPPELL HILL BEGINNING AT 10 AM

Some residents of Chappell Hill will be without water today (Thursday) beginning at 10 a.m. The Chappell Hill Water Supply Corporation notified their customers just after 8:00 this morning that…

LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICES TO CLOSE FRIDAY

Local government offices will be closed tomorrow (Friday) in observance of Good Friday. The Washington County Courthouse and Brenham City Hall are among the offices that will be closed. The…

EASTER BAKE SALE BENEFITING ADAM’S ANGELS HAPPENING TODAY

An Easter Charity Bake Sale is happening today (Thursday) and tomorrow to benefit Adam’s Angels Ministry. The bake sale will take place at Brenham National Bank today from 9 a.m. to 5…