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CITY CLOSINGS ANNOUNCED FOR VETERAN’S DAY

 Local government entities have announced their closings for Veteran’s Day The Washington County Courthouse and Brenham City Hall will be closed, as will most of their non-emergency operations. This also…

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VOLUNTEER FAIR TO BE HELD AT BLINN COLLEGE

A Volunteer Fair will be held at Blinn College, Brenham Campus, on Thursday, November 13 from 11:30am to 1:30 at the Student Center. This fair will promote opportunities for Blinn…

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CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HOST ANOTHER “BUSINESS AFTER HOURS” EVENT

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a “Business after Hours” event on Thursday, November 13th from 5:00-7:00 at The ARTEX GROUP LLC at 6351 Highway 36 South. Come…

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TPSOA ENDORSES LOIS KOLKHORST FOR TEXAS SENATE

The Texas Department of Public Safety Officers Association has endorsed Lois Kolkhorst in her bid for the Texas Senate. Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) had announced that she would run for state Sen….

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COLLEGE STATION MAN WHO PULLED GUN BEING SOUGHT

College Station Police are looking for a white, college-aged man who reportedly produced a gun while trying to leave the scene of an accident early Friday. Officers responded to a…

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BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU WARNS OF IRS SCAM

The Better Business Bureau is warning about scammers posing as employees of the Internal Revenue Service in recent phone calls to people in the Brazos Valley. According to the BBB…

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AUSTIN COUNTY ESCAPEE CAPTURED

A man who escaped from the Austin County Courthouse has been captured. Twenty-three year old Jose Haro escaped on foot on October 30 after appearing in Judge Dan Leedy’s misdemeanor…

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K2 USE ON THE RISE IN BRAZOS COUNTY

ER’s in the Brazos Valley have seen a rise in visits to the emergency room due a rise in the use of the drug K2. In the past two months,…

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HEMPSTEAD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT COMMENDED

Pedro Garza, a Hempstead High School junior is a happy kid these days. While working at a McDonald’s in Hempstead, Garza found a wallet filled with $7000 cash, along with…

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CHARLES ROLAND CONVICTED

Fifty-six year old Charles Roland was convicted by a jury on Thursday after a 2 day trial for Theft of Property $1,500 or More But Less Than $20,000, a State…

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