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BRENHAM COUPLE CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF MUSIC

Longtime Brenham residents and pianists will celebrate 40 years of playing the organ and piano together this year with a concert for the community. Robert and Martha Haydon will hold…

BIG AL’S VAUDEVILLE SHOW COMING THIS SATURDAY

The “Big Al’s Historical, Almost Authentic, Electrified Vaudeville Show” will bring vaudeville back to the Simon Theatre stage this Saturday, August 27th. The show debuts at The Barnhill Center at…

LADY LIONS DONATE BLANKETS TO SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

The Washington County Lady Lions Club donated blankets to the Washington County Sheriff’s Department on Friday as part of their continuing mission of providing blankets for children in need. Members…

ONE DEAD, FOUR ARRESTED AT TEXAS A&M FRATERNITY

Police are investigating the death of a 19-year-old student on Saturday at the Sigma Nu house on Fraternity Row at Texas A&M University. In a preliminary investigation, police believe the…

CALDWELL CITY COUNCIL LOOKING AT NEW CITY HALL

The City of Caldwell could be getting a new city hall. At their meeting earlier this week, the city council discussed replacing the current 33-year-old building. Caldwell Mayor Norris McManus…

AGGIE LINEBACKER ARRESTED ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CHARGE

Texas A&M linebacker Josh Walker, a potential starter on the Aggies defense this year, has been arrested on domestic violence charges. According to the Houston Chronicle and Brazos County Sheriff’s office records,…

JUDGES RULE ON LINDSEY CASE

A former Brenham veterinarian, who shot a cat with a bow and arrow and bragged about it on Facebook, could return to practicing in one year. This week, two administrative…

BLINN NAMES VP FOR INSTRUCTION; DIRECTOR OF BRYAN CAMPUS

Lee and Byrd bring combined 45 years of higher education leadership experience Blinn College has named Dr. Crystal Lee its new Vice President for Instruction and Dr. Jimmy Byrd the…

MEMORIAL SERVICE THIS MORNING FOR CALDWELL CITY EMPLOYEE

A memorial service will be held this morning for a long-time Caldwell city employee who died in a work-related accident, Wednesday morning. 66-year old Gary Lambert was on the side…

TRAIN DERAILS IN LEE COUNTY

A train derailed near Dime Box in Lee County this morning. According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, the train went off the tracks at the Union Pacific bridge over…