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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO WATER RESCUE

The Brenham Fire Department responded to a water rescue on Monday. The call came in from 4000 Salem Road in Brenham. When the fire department arrived, they found a Dodge…

COLUMBUS CLUB GUN SHOW SET FOR SEPT. 17TH AND 18TH

The Columbus Club Gun Show will be held on Sep 17th – 18th this year in Hempstead. The gun show will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall located…

RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR DAVIDSON CREEK

A river flood warning that was issued on Monday by the National Weather Service continues through this morning. The National Weather Service says that moderate flooding is occurring and minor flooding…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS PROPERTY TAX RATE TODAY

The Washington County Commissioners Court will meet this morning to discuss the 2016 property tax rate. After the discussion, the Commissioners will schedule two public hearings on the proposed property…

UNITY THEATRE SET TO OPEN SEASON WITH “BLITHE SPIRIT”

Unity Theatre in Brenham will open the 2016-2017 season with the show Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward. The story revolves around a fussy, and often cantankerous novelist, Charles Condomine, who is…

ROTHERMEL: BURTON BOND ISSUE ON SEPARATE BALLOT

Washington County Clerk Beth Rothermel is reminding voters in the Burton school district that the proposed $18-million school bond issue will be on a separate ballot in November. Rothermel says…

BRENHAM POLICE INVESTIGATE BURGLARY

Brenham Police are investigating a local burglary. Friday afternoon around 4:30, Officer Kejan Mehlhorn responded to the 500 block of E. Main to the burglary of a motor vehicle. The…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON POSSESSION CHARGES

A Brenham man has been charged with Possession of Marijuana. 19-year old Michael Anthony O’Riley was arrested during a traffic stop early Saturday morning. Just after 12:30 a.m., Officer Kejan…

DECEASED TEXAS A&M STUDENT IDENTIFIED

The 19-year-old that died Saturday at a Texas A&M fraternity has been identified as Anton Gridnev, from Frisco, Texas. Gridnev was a student at Texas A&M and a member of…

LONGHORN BAND WELCOMES BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI

Four Brenham High School graduates have been selected to be a part of the University of Texas Longhorn Band. The former students of the class of 2016 include Darion Ho, Addie…