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MILL CREEK WATERSHED PARTNERSHIP TO HOLD SECOND MEETING

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board will holding the second meeting of the Mill Creek Watershed Partnership to continue development of a…

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SMALL FARMS AND VEGETABLE CONFERENCE SCHEDULED

The Horticulture Committee of Austin County will be sponsoring a Small Farms and Vegetable Conference on Friday, February 27 at Cat Spring Ag Society Hall.  Registration will take place from…

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PLANS STILL BEING MADE FOR ‘ROCK ON THE SQUARE IN BELLVILLE

Plans are continuing for plans to bring the “Rock on the Square’ Texas music festival to downtown Bellville, which is scheduled for March 28th. The event is being put together…

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LOCAL TAX REBATES REPORTED MUCH HIGHER

Local sales tax rebates were all much higher for Brenham, Burton and Washington Counties for December, according to Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar. The reports come from quarterly business filers from…

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BRENHAM ACTIVIST ASSOCIATION HOLDS BLACK HISTORY BREAKFAST

  The Brenham Activist Association held their 29th Annual Black History Breakfast on Saturday, with the guest speaker being Dr. Cherry Ross-Gooden being the featured speaker. Ross-Gooden is an Associate…

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SNOOK SCHOOL BOARD TO CONSIDER FOOTBALL STADIUM

The Snook School Board is considering using district land across the street from the schools to possibly build a football stadium. Snook ISD owns 40 acres of land across from…

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TRS HEALTHCARE AND OPEN CARRY BIG ISSUES IN SENATE ACCORDING TO KOLKHORST

Senator Lois Kolkhorst says the Texas Legislature is in full swing, and gives us an update on some of the items currently moving through the Senate. One of the topics…

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BILSKI AND SCHUBERT REACT TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT

Carolyn Bilski and Leighton Schubert, both candidates for the District 13 Representatives seat, are eagerly awaiting Tuesday election to see which one of them will be the next District 13…

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KWHI WILL HELP CELEBRATE FFA WEEK WITH SPECIAL PROGRAMS

KWHI 1280 will celebrate Nation FFA Week with special recorded programs by Washington County FFA members February 23rd through the 27th. Local FFA members will be discussing their accomplishment, and…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARREST ONE FOR CHILD SEXUAL ASSAULT

Sheriff Hanak reports that on August 8, 2015, Washington County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigator Sergeant Mark Whidden initiated an investigation into allegations of Sexual Assault of a Child. Information provided…

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