Category Archives: News

Albert Nahas feature

RETIRED COLONEL NAHAS TO BE KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT WEDNESDAY’S VETERAN’S DAY PROGRAM

The Washington County Veterans Association will be holding its annual 2015 Veteran Day Program tomorrow at the American Legion Hall at Fireman’s Park. The program will honor those individuals who…

Leighton Schubert feature

OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULED FOR REPRESENTATIVE SCHUBERT’S NEW OFFICE

Representative Leighton Schubert will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening for the new House District 13 Office on Thursday, November 12th at 4pm at the Atrium Building at…

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STATE REPRESENTATIVE RANEY WANTS BLINN FUNDING STUDY

State Representative John Raney of Bryan is asking for an interim study on Blinn College funding after a heated debate during this year’s legislative session. Fifty state-supported community college will…

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COMMISSIONERS APPROVE PURCHASE OF EMS POLICE INTERCEPTOR

The Washington County Commissioners met on Tuesday morning and approved the acceptance of a Bluebonnet Community Grants, awarded to the County, for the purchase of a 2015 Ford Explorer Police…

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2015 “WARRANT ROUND UP” BEGINS TODAY

Washington County Attorney Renee Mueller announced during Tuesday morning’s Washington County Commissioners meeting that the 2015 Warrant Round Up is beginning  today (Tuesday), and will give persons who have warrants…

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WOMAN ARRESTED FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION

A Fayette Co. woman faces a marijuana possession charge after her arrest Monday afternoon. Officer Hunter Andras conducted a traffic stop around 2:30 Monday afternoon at W. Fifth St. Andras…

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POLICE INVESTIGATE LOCAL BURGLARY

Brenham Police are investigating a theft at a local business. Monday afternoon, Cpl. Seth Klehm was called out to Cici’s Pizza in the 100 block of US 290 West in…

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FRIEDENS CHURCH GIVES MONTHLY FOOD BANK DONATION

Friedens Church of Washington is continuing their recognition efforts for their 125th. Anniversary in October with their monthly donations to the local food banks. The members of Friedens each month…

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CITY OF BRENHAM PET ADOPTION CENTER RECEIVES DONATION

Bob Davis, chair of the Animal Friends of Washington County, presents a check for $5,000 to Rex Phelps, assistant city manager, to be used for the Brenham Pet Adoption Center….

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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

The Brenham Fire Department on Monday responded to four call for service, the first one being around 7:30am, with Chappell Hill VFD to 11950 FM 1371 for a reported Structure…

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