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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT CAUSING BODILY INJURY

Police arrested a Brenham man Thursday for assault causing bodily injury. Thursday evening at 8:45, Officer Jason Kasprowicz responded to the 300 block of Shepard Lane in reference to an…

UPDATE – AGGIELAND HUMANE SOCIETY RESCHEDULES “WIENER FEST 2017”

UPDATED 2:45 PM FRIDAY  Aggieland Humane Society announced this (Friday) afternoon that due to expected threatening weather, “Wiener Fest” has been rescheduled to next Sunday, October 29th. The popular festival…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO CALLS THURSDAY

The Brenham Fire Department responded to a couple of minor calls Thursday. At 12:57 p.m. Thursday, firemen were dispatched for a report of smoke in the area of 2201 East…

WASHINGTON CO. READ AUTHOR MAKES SURPRISE ANNOUNCEMENT

The author of the novel chosen as the Washington County READ made a surprise announcement at last (Thursday) night’s reception and dramatic reading at Unity Theater in Brenham. Paulette Jiles…

CITY COUNCIL HAS LENGTHY EXECUTIVE SESSION THURSDAY

Brenham City Council members went into a lengthy executive session after their open meeting today (Thursday).  On the agenda for the executive session was consideration of a lease of the…

HUGE DOWNTOWN MURAL SET TO BEGIN FRIDAY

Mural artist Jeff Soto will begin painting a huge mural on the back of the Faske Building in downtown Brenham tomorrow (Friday).  The mural painting is part of the weekend…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL HAS SHORT AGENDA THURSDAY

Brenham City Council had a relatively short agenda today (Thursday). Council members approved giving notice of issuing Combination Tax and Revenue Certificates of Obligation for the city.  The certificates would…

NEW DOWNTOWN BRENHAM WEBSITE SHOWN TO COUNCIL

Brenham City Council got a look at the new DowntownBrenham.com website at their meeting Thursday.  Wende Ragonis, Director of Community Services and Technical Specialist Kevin Boggus showed off the new…

COUNCIL APPROVES PURCHASE OF 4 VEHICLES FOR POLICE DEPT.

Brenham City Council approved the purchase of 4 new vehicles for the Police Department this afternoon (Thursday).  Two will be patrol units, one will be a new K9 vehicle, and…

BRENHAM POLICE ARREST TWO FOR CRIMINAL TRESPASS

Brenham Police arrested two individuals last night for criminal trespass. Wednesday evening at 8:00 PM, Officer Alex Saenz responded to the 700 Block of West Second Street in reference to…