Category Archives: News

Schubert-Bilski feature

SPECIAL RUNOFF ELECTION VOTING RESULTS

Voting totals for the Special Runoff Election for the Texas House District 13 Representative:   Final Results: District wide total: Carolyn Bilski            4763    43% Leighton Schubert    6350    57%   Washington County Carolyn Bilski           …

SBDC BLINN FEATURE

BLINN SBDC HELPED CLIENTS OBTAIN ALMOST $8 MILLION IN LOANS

The Blinn College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) helped its clients obtain almost $8 million in loans and generated 91 new jobs during the last fiscal year, Director Matthew Wehring…

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BRENHAM’S MASONIC LODGE MAKES DONATION TO CLASS

Brenham’s Graham Masonic Lodge made a donation today to Trenton Hall’s Computer Science class at Brenham High School.  That class is responsible for producing a functioning prosthetic hand for two…

High Speed Rail feature

HIGH SPEED RAIL CORRIDOR SELECTED

The proposed High-Speed Railway between Houston and Dallas now has a specific route. The Texas Central High-Speed Railway today (Tuesday) informed the Federal Railroad Administration that it recommends choosing the…

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BRENHAM MAN EATS MARIJUANA TO AVOID ARREST

A Brenham man found out the hard way that trying to eat marijuana during a traffic stop just gets you into more trouble. At 8 o’clock last night, Cpl. Justin…

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FAYETTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT

  Sheriff Keith Korenek reports activities of Fayette County Sheriff Deputies for the month of January 2015. Deputy Rick Bohlmann responded to a residence in the Flatonia area where a…

County Commissioners

COMMISSIONERS NOMINATE VOTING MEMBER FOR REGIONAL WATER PLANNING GROUP

  The Washington County Commissioners nominated Lowell Ogle of the City of Brenham as a voting member position in the Brazos G Regional Water Planning group during their meeting Tuesday morning….

Road Closed feature

PART OF SEEKER ROAD CLOSED WEDNESDAY

The Washington County Road and Bridge Department will be closing a section of Seeker Road Wednesday for repairs.  Seeker Road between Old Independence Road and FM 390 is scheduled to…

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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES 2015-2016 CALENDAR

The Burton School Board approved the calendar for the 2015-2016 school year at their meeting last night.  The next school year in Burton will begin on Monday, August 24th and…

James Clad feature

FORMER ASSISTANT SEC. OF DEFENSE TO SPEAK AT ROTARY THURSDAY

James Clad former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asia will speak on Oil Prices and National Security at the Rotary Club of Washington County Thursday at noon. The public…

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