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NAVASOTA CANCER SURVIVOR TO SPEAK AT RELAY FOR LIFE EVENT

A Navasota cancer survivor will be the keynote speaker at the Grimes County Relay for Life Survivor/Caregiver Dinner, Thursday night at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Navasota….

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MARCH BUILDING PERMITS SEE DRAMATIC INCREASE

A permit for a new motel in Brenham led a drastic increase in building permits for March. The city issued a permit for a new Holiday Inn Express at 2685…

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CHARGES IN WACO DROPPED AGAINST BRENHAM COUPLE

A Brenham couple, arrested amid a deadly shootout at a Waco restaurant last May, have been cleared of all charges. Attorneys representing William and Morgan English say the the grand…

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TWO BROTHERS ARRESTED FOR WASHINGTON CO. BURGLARY

Two brothers are in custody in Sulpher Springs, charged with a burglary in Washington County. According to Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak, 33-year old Dustin Kyle Garcia and 32-year old…

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OVER $16,000 RAISED AT ARTS AND APPETIZERS EVENT

Over $16,000 was raised at last night’s Arts and Appetizers event hosted by the Brenham ISD Education Foundation. The annual fund-raising event was held in the Brenham National Bank lobby,…

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AUSTIN COUNTY INDICTS MAN ON ASSAULT FAMILY VIOLENT CHARGES

A man is currently being held in the Austin County jail after being indicted in this week’s 155th Judicial District Court. 31 year old, Emeal Andrus III has been charged…

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LCRA EMPLOYEES VOLUNTEER TO BUILD BAT RACKS IN BRENHAM

Employees with LCRA were busy this (Friday) morning building bat racks at the Brenham Parks Department shop.  The employees donated their time as part of LCRA’s second annual Steps Forward…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER GRANT APPLICATION

The Washington County Commissioners will hear a request from the Road and Bridge Department to apply for a grant in order to purchase safety equipment during their meeting on Tuesday….

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ELLISON FAMILY GIFTS $30,000 TO BLINN FOUNDATION

Jim and Ellen Ellison of Brenham recently gifted $30,000 to support Blinn College’s Kruse Recreation Center, A.W. Hodde, Jr. Technical Education Center and the Star of the Republic Museum. “This…

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BRENHAM TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO HOUSTON MAN’S ARREST

A Houston man faces drug charges after a traffic stop Thursday night in Brenham. 26-year old Christopher Cody Deckard of Houston is charged with two counts of Possession of a…

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