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BREMOND POLISH DAYS COMING JUNE 23RD AND 24TH

Bremond will host their 30th annual Polish Festival Days with 2 days of celebration on June 23rd and 24th. Bremond, the Polish capitol of Texas, hosts the 2 days celebrating…

BRENHAM P.D. MAKES TWO DRUG ARRESTS

Brenham police arrested two people on separate drug possession charges. Thursday morning, around 9:00, Officer Kijan Mehlhorn pulled over a vehicle in the 1800 block of US Hwy 290 East….

BURLESON COUNTY ‘DAM’ LAKEFEST COMING JULY 15TH

The Burleson County Chamber of Commerce has announced their upcoming “Dam” Lakefest and State BBQ Cook-Off Championship, which will take place on July 15th at Lake Somerville in Welch Park,…

BRENHAM NATIONAL BANK CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY TODAY

The Brenham National Bank is hosting a Customer Appreciation Day today (Friday) from 11am to 1pm in their location, 2211 S. Day Street. They will have hot dogs, sausage dogs,…

GIDDING LIBRARY SUMMER PROGRAM

The Giddings Public Library is putting on a summer program beginning on June 14th. With the theme, “Build a Better World”, the library will have science experiments, community projects, teen…

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT AUCTIONS LAND UNDER LAKE SOMERVILLE

The federal Bureau of Land Management, auctioned acreage that spans underneath Lake Somerville, which is Brenham’s source for drinking water. The auction went on despite avid protests of the local…

GRIMES COUNTY FAIR PREMIER AUCTION RESULTS

There was a great turnout for the premier auction at the Grimes County Fair last (Thursday) night as buyers supported the youth of Grimes County.   Steven Gooch of the…

SITUATION AT WALLER JUNIOR HIGH CLARIFIED

The Waller Junior High School campus, formerly the High School campus, is under construction according to Waller County ISD officials.  Renovations will take place across the district for a 2…

LOCAL MAN WINS $1 MILLION IN TEXAS LOTTERY SCRATCHOFF

Local resident Matthew Brod claimed a $1 million prize recently from the Texas Lottery Commission after winning the instant millionaire scratchoff game. Purchasing his winning game in Pleasanton at their…

WASHINGTON COUNTY AWARDS SMALL BUSINESSES OF THE YEAR FOR 2017

At the Small Business Forum hosted in Brenham yesterday (Wednesday), two local businesses were selected as the “Small Business of the Year” for 2017. The Small Business Forum was hosted…