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DR. THOMAS RANDLE TO SPEAK AT BRENHAM ISD CONVOCATION

Dr. Thomas Randle, Lamar CISD’s Superintendent of Schools and Brenham High School graduate, will speak to Brenham ISD staff on Tuesday, August 8 at 1:00 p.m. at the district’s opening…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON D.W.I. WARRANT

A Brenham man has been arrested on an outstanding warrant. Saturday night, around 6:30 police were advised that 46-year old Randy Christopher Robinson was in the 2700 block of Highway…

BLINN COLLEGE RECEIVES GRANT TO PROVIDE TRAINING

The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded Blinn College and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Texas, LLC a $289,395 grant to provide safety and skills training for FUJIFILM employees. “Blinn College is proud…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON ASSAULT CHARGE

A Brenham man faces an assault charge following a disturbance, Friday night. 26-year old Zachary Edward Toner of Brenham was arrested after police were called to the area of Gay…

BLINN TO OFFER INTRO TO ENGINEERING CLASS

Students who enjoy using mathematics, science, and creativity to overcome challenges will enjoy Blinn College’s Introduction to Engineering course this Fall. Available on both the Brenham and Bryan campuses this…

WASHINGTON CO. FAIR QUEEN CANDIDATES TO BE ANNOUNCED TONIGHT

The Washington County Fair will announce the 2017 Queen candidates tonight at the Events Center at the Fairgrounds. The announcement of this year’s candidates is set for 6:00. Season tickets for…

GRIMES CO. MURDER UNDER INVESTIGATION

A 26-year old Grimes Co. man is dead following a shooting Sunday evening. The Grimes County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting death of 26 year-old Henry Mayen of Shiro….

SNOOK BOARD DISCUSSES FACILITIES

The Snook School Board is expected to make a decision soon on moving forward with a bond election. The board has heard recommendations from the district’s Facility Committee, and is…

FORMER AUSTIN CO. TAX ASSESSOR APPEARS IN COURT

Former Austin County Tax Assessor-Collector Marcus Peña faced a district judge on charges of first-degree felony theft by a public servant. Attorneys agreed that a pre-trial hearing will be held…

TEXAS TAX HOLIDAY: AUGUST 11-13

The annual Texas Sales Tax Holiday is set for next weekend across the state. The three-day holiday, scheduled for next Friday-Sunday (8/11-13), exempts many school-related items from state and local…