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SEALY MAN AMONG TOURIST KILLED IN MISSISSIPPI BUS/TRAIN ACCIDENT

A Sealy man is among four tourists who were killed when a tour bus from Bastrop was struck by a train in Biloxi, Mississippi, Tuesday. 79-year old Clint Havran was…

POLICE INVESIGATING LOCAL BURGLARY

Brenham Police are investigating a burglary at a local business. Early Tuesday morning, Cpl. Terrence Johnson responded to the 2000 block of E. Tom Green St. Employees reported a large…

WOMAN ARRESTED ON HEMPSTEAD DRUG WARRANT

A Brenham woman is in custody after her arrest on an outstanding warrant. 26-year old Tanekquia Vonsha Edwards was pulled over by Brenham Police Officer Eddie Martinez on a traffic…

CHAMBER HOLDING CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION PICNIC

A special Centennial Celebration Picnic will be held to recognize the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce on Friday, March 24, from 11am until…

LIBRARY HOSTING FREE LEGAL ADVICE PROGRAM TODAY

The Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library is offering a legal advice question-and-answer seminar today (Wednesday). The program- which will begin at 5:30 p.m.- is free, but anyone planning to attend…

SENATE COMMITTEE APPROVES ‘BATHROOM BILL’

The Texas Senate Committee on State Affairs passed Senate Bill 6, commonly known as the “Bathroom Bill”, early this (Wednesday) morning, sending the bill to the full Senate for consideration….

LOBOS DISCOVERS $88,000, LEADS TO MONEY LAUNDERING ARREST

Fayette County K-9 Lobos helped seize over $85,000 on Friday, leading to an arrest for money laundering. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office reports Sgt. Randy Thumann and Lobos stopped a…

GRAND JURY CLEARS BRYAN OFFICER INVOLVED IN SHOOTING

A Bryan Police officer who shot and injured an unarmed man in February has been cleared of wrongdoing by a Brazos County grand jury. 27-year-old Steven Laughlin had been on…

RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY FOR ASSOCIATED CREDIT UNION TODAY

A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held today (Wednesday) to welcome the Associated Credit Union of Texas as a member of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce. The ceremony will…

DIXIE ROAD TO CLOSE BEGINNING WEDNESDAY

Dixie Road will close at the Highway 36 Loop for several days beginning tomorrow (Wednesday). The closure will allow the contractor to complete the last section of the concrete pavement…