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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED AFTER ALTERCATION WITH WOMAN

A Brenham man faces multiple charges after his arrest late Tuesday night. 35-year old Larry Matthew Moore of Brenham was taken into custody after police were called to the 200…

TWO ARRESTED IN STOLEN VEHICLE

Two people are in custody after their arrests in Brenham, Tuesday afternoon on stolen vehicle charges. Tuesday afternoon, around 1:30, Officer Eddie Martinez and other assisting officers located a stolen…

MAN ARRESTED AFTER ALLEGEDLY EATING MARIJUANA

An Austin man has been arrested after a traffic stop in Brenham. 20-year old Zachary Baekelandt was pulled over late Tuesday night by Brenham Police Cpl. Jonathan Phipps. According to…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON TRESPASS CHARGE

A Brenham woman faces a Criminal Trespass charge after her arrest Tuesday morning. According to Brenham Police Detective Jared Campbell, he saw 51-year old Lisa Yvonne Watkins in an area…

CHAMBER NETWORKING BREAKFAST, AUGUST 8TH

The next “Wake up, Washington County!” Chamber Networking breakfast is set for next month. The event is for Chamber members is set for Tuesday morning, August 8th, at Citizens State…

CAREER EXPO, THURSDAY AT BLINN STUDENT CENTER

Blinn College is hosting the Western Dairy Transport Career Expo, Thursday at the Blinn Student Center in Brenham. The event features not only the dairy transportation industry, but other local…

BATHROOM BILL PASSES SENATE VOTE

After more than eight hours of debate and a series of late-adopted changes, a sharply divided Texas Senate gave initial approval Tuesday to a bill cracking down on transgender-friendly bathroom…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD INTRODUCED TO NEW STAFF

The Burton School Board was introduced to 5 new staff members during their meeting Tuesday evening.  Starting with the district for the upcoming school year: Laurie Gurka as a Pre-K…

ARREST MADE IN FAYETTE COUNTY MURDER

Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies have made an arrest in a Schulenburg-area murder. Tuesday morning, the Sheriff’s Office reeceived a phone call from an individual requested a welfare check on a…

EVELYN ANN KRUSE, DAUGHTER OF E.F. AND BERTHA KRUSE DIES AT 83

A member of the Kruse family that founded Blue Bell Ice Cream has died. Evelyn Ann Kruse, the daughter of Blue Bell founders E.F. and Bertha Kruse and the sister…