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“POT FARM” DISCOVERED IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

A marijuana growing operation has been discovered in Washington County. Sheriff Otto Hanak says an observant property owner led deputies to the marijuana farm in northeast Washington County. Sheriff’s Deputies…

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HOUSE FIRE KILLS ONE IN SOUTH COLLEGE STATION

A College Station woman is dead after an early morning house fire in College Station. The fire broke out around 5:30 this (Thursday) morning at a home on Eagle Avenue…

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BRENHAM POLICE CHIEF FOR A DAY

Brenham Police Chief Rex Phelps stepped aside Wednesday as the police department swore in a ‘Chief for a Day.’ Eleven year old Traelan Nickerson headed up the Brenham police department…

The Matchmaker Band will have you dancing in the streets of downtown Brenham Saturday night at Hot Nights, Cool Tunes.

MATCHMAKER BAND AT HOT NIGHTS, COOL TUNES

The Matchmaker Band is a 10 piece show band who will bring the sounds of Motown, soul, funk and dance to the 10th annual Hot Nights, Cool Tunes, in downtown…

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THEFT AT SUBWAY

No sandwiches were taken but an estimated $250 was in a burglary reported at the Subway Sandwich Shop in the 1900 block of South Market, early Wednesday. Brenham Police Officer…

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LEADERSHIP WASHINGTON COUNTY

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce is once again offering the opportunity to learn the skills of leadership in the Leadership Washington County class. Chamber of Commerce President Page Michel…

This could be a regular sight over south Texas as SpaceX builds a spaceport.

SPACEX COULD SOON LAUNCH FROM SOUTH TEXAS

Spacecraft could soon be launched in south Texas after the Federal Aviation Administration approved the construction of a space port for Space X. The agency allows the California based private…

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SALES TAX REBATES MIXED FOR LOCAL AREA

Brenham had a decline in sales tax rebates from this time last year in the latest report from the State Comptroller’s office. Burton also showed a slight decline but Washington…

Ronald Lee Haskell allegedly killed six family members execution style in Spring.

SUSPECT SURRENDERS IN THE MURDER OF SIX SPRING FAMILY MEMBERS

  Authorities say a gunman disguised as a delivery man forced his way into his sister-in-law’s home in Spring, killing two adults and four children, and critically wounding a fifth…

A Robertson County oil field blast injured at least one worker.

OIL FIELD BLAST INJURES WORKER IN ROBERTSON COUNTY

An afternoon oil field blast could be felt for miles around Robertson County after two tanks erupted into flames when a well was being capped. At least one worker was…

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