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BRENHAM SCHOOLS ANNOUNCE TIMES FOR VETERAN’S DAY PROGRAMS

  The schools in the Brenham Independent School District will be holding their annual Veteran’s Day programs on Tuesday, November 11th The times of the programs are as follows: Alton…

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SOMERVILLE SCHOOL BOND ISSUE A DISAPPOINTMENT TO SOME

Strong reactions are coming in from Somerville residents who are disappointed in the failure of the 12.5 million dollar school bond election, which was defeated in Tuesday’s elections. Had it…

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MORNING RESIDENCE FIRE

The Brenham Fire Department (BFD) responded to a residential structure fire at 1605 North Park Street at 4:30am this morning.. All occupants exited the residence without injury before BFD responders…

36 DESTRUCTION FEATURE

HIGHWAY 36 OVERPASS COMING DOWN

Workers are beginning to tear down the overpass at Highway 36 and Business 36 just north of Brenham. The work is part of a 3.6-million dollar project that TxDOT claims…

Jeffery Hopes feature

BRENHAM MAN SENTENCED FOR MANSLAUGHTER

A Brenham man has been sentenced to 15 year in prison on a charge of manslaughter from 2012. 30-year old Jeffery Landon Hopes was convicted of manslaughter and was sentenced…

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ANOTHER BURGLARY ON SOUTH MARKET STREET INVESTIGATED

Brenham Police are investigating a burglary at a business just blocks from where a number of other burglaries occurred recently. Police were called out Tuesday morning to Integrity Works, in…

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TEXANS APPROVE TRANSPORTATION FUNDING

Voters in Texas yesterday sent a clear message that road improvements are very important for economic development, safety and quality of life. By voting in support of Proposition 1, voters…

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TWO ARRESTED ON WARRANTS

Brenham Police have arrested two men on separate warrant cases. During a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon, Officer Heather Sowders discovered the man in a vehicle she’d pulled over at the…

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BLINN CLAIMS CHAMPIONSHIP AT AMERICAN ROYAL LIVESTOCK JUDGING COMPETITION

The Blinn College livestock judging team defeated 26 other colleges to capture the championship at the first national competition of the season Saturday in Kansas City, Mo. The victory marked…

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BRENHAM BUILDING PERMITS CONTINUE BRISK PACE

Building permits issued by the city of Brenham increased by nearly 700-thouand dollars in the month of October. During the month, the city issued 40 permits valued at 2.4-million dollars—an…

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