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WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO MEET TO DISCUSS HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX FUNDS

The Washington County Commissioners Court will meet Tuesday morning to discuss the possibility of amending the 2015-2016 Hotel Occupancy Tax Board budget to allow for an allocation of funds. In…

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HEMPSTEAD MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR WASHINGTON CO. FORGERY

A Hempstead man has been sentenced to prison for his part in a counterfeiting ring. 26-year old Brian McDade was arrested by Washington County Sheriff’s deputies in June of 2015,…

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RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONIES NEXT WEEK

There are several ribbon cutting ceremonies next week. This Monday, August 15th, the Edvance Academy School of Beauty will hold its grand opening ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m. in Sutherland’s…

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CUB BAND MARCHES ACROSS BRENHAM

The Brenham Cub Band held their March Across Brenham this morning (Friday). The band stopped in front of Brenham Municipal Courthouse for a performance. The event is held annually, and showcases the…

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BLINN COLLEGE CELEBRATES 50 YEARS IN THEATRE THIS SEASON

The Blinn College-Brenham campus Theatre Arts Program will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year with a five-performance season that includes three plays with connections to the 1960s. The season will…

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LANDOWNERS SERIES TALKS WEED AND BRUSH AUGUST 19TH

The Multi-County New Landowners Educational Series will resume on Friday, August 19th, in Brenham. The program will be an overview of weed and brush control for small acreage land. The program is…

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CALDWELL ISD’s SUPERINTENDENT RESIGNS

With just two weeks before the start of the school year, Caldwell ISD’s superintendent has resigned. In a special Thursday, August 4th meeting, Dr. Tim Cuff submitted his resignation, effective…

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BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO ADOPT BUDGET AND TAX RATE ON MONDAY

The Brenham School Board is expected to adopt the 2016-2017 budget and tax rate during their meeting Monday evening. The total budget has a one percent increase over last year…

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CAPITAL MURDER CHARGES FILES IN GIDDINGS MAN’S DEATH

Capital murder charges have been filed against a man believed to be responsible for death of Christian Salas. The body of 22-year-old Salas, of Giddings, was found in the Colorado…

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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO DISCUSS BUDGET

The Burton School Board is set to continue budget discussions when they meet Monday evening. The Budget Workshop is will get underway Monday, August 15th at 6:00 at the administration…

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