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Work is expected to resume next week on the Highway-36 overpass.

HIGHWAY 36 OVERPASS PROJECT EXPECTED TO GET BACK ON TRACK

The Texas Department of Transportation says work should resume next week on the 3.6-million dollar Highway 36 overpass project. Commuters in the area have been curious as to the lack…

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SCAM INTERRUPTED

Two young men apparently trying to run a scam were chased off from a local store. Police were called out around 5:30 last Thursday night to the local WalMart store,…

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BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON WARRANTS

A Brenham woman is behind bars after her arrest on outstanding warrants. Police were called out Thursday morning to a loud argument at a residence at the 600 block of…

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BRENHAM POLICE INVESTIGATING ASSAULT CASES

No charges have yet been filed in a possible case of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Brenham Police were called out to the WalMart parking lot just after midnight…

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AREA UNEMPLOYMENT UP SLIGHTLY IN JULY

Unemployment in the area was up slightly for the month of July according to numbers released today.  In Washington County, the rate for July was 4.8 percent, up from 4.6…

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BLINN NAMES DR. ROBERT BRICK INTERIM DEAN

Dr. Robert Brick has been named interim dean for the Division of Science, Engineering & Mathematics, Blinn College has announced. Brick first came to Blinn as a part-time instructor in…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF SEARCHING FOR WANTED FORMER INMATE

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Brenham woman they say made fraudulent accusations of sexual assault while in the county jail. On July 25th, 22-year old jail…

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SALE OF LANDFILL PROPERTY COULD BE NEAR

After 24 years, the City of Brenham’s tale of the landfill property may finally be coming to an end. The Brenham Banner Press is reporting that the city appears to…

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BSSLC TO GET NEW DIRECTOR

The Brenham State Supported Living Center will have a new leader by September first. Iva Benson has been chosen as the new director of the Center, the largest employer in…

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SEC AND LONGHORN NETWORKS ON SUDDENLINK

 Fans of the Aggies and the Longhorns can now get their fix on local cable. Suddenlink Cable in Brenham has added the Longhorn Network and the SEC Network to its…

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