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LEIGHTON SCHUBERT RE-ELECTED AS STATE REP. DISTRICT 13

Republican State Representative Leighton Schubert defeated his Democratic opponent by a crushing margin to win a second term to represent Texas House District 13. Schubert brought in 54,969 votes total,…

THREE FAYETTEVILLE ISD PROPOSITIONS PASS

All three bond propositions in the Fayetteville Independent School District passed yesterday (Tuesday). The largest of the bond propositions, Proposition 3 for $4.95 million in bonds including a new gymnasium…

“WE LOVE OUR TROOPS” DONATION EVENT TODAY

Brenham Nursing and Rehab will be hosting a “We Love Our Troops” event today (Wednesday). Items Brenham Nursing and Rehab are looking for include: granola bars, boxed raisins, Skittles, Strawberry…

HOSPICE BRAZOS VALLEY GRAND RE-OPENING TODAY

Hospice Brazos Valley’s Brenham Boutique is holding a grand re-opening event today (Wednesday) to celebrate the new location of the store. For today only, Hospice Brazos Valley Boutique is offering…

ELECTION RESULTS

Washington County Totals   County Commissioner Precinct 1 (final) Don Koester  (Rep.)      1,710 – Winner Lewis Houser  (Dem.)   1,300   County Commissioner Precinct 3 (final) Kirk Hanath  (Rep.)           3189 – Winner…

AMBER ALERT ISSUED FOR KRISTIN FRITCH

An amber alert has been issued for 16-year-old Kristin Fritch after her mother and a 13-year-old girl were found shot to death in a Baytown home. Police found the bodies…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS APPROVE AMENDMENT TO FEMA GRANTS

The Washington County Commissioners Court approved amending the terms of a federal grant for storm cleanup during their meeting today (Tuesday). The Texas Division of Emergency Management has awarded several…

SNOWDEN NAMED DIRECTOR OF ANIMAL SERVICES FOR BRENHAM

Cpl. John Snowden has been named as the permanent director of Animal Services for the City of Brenham. Chief Craig Goodman made the announcement during the ribbon cutting ceremony of…

ELECTION MONITORS TO COME TO THREE TEXAS COUNTIES

The U.S. Department of Justice announced Monday that it would be placing election monitors in three Texas counties- including Waller County. The department will monitor the polls in Harris, Dallas,…

FAYETTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ANNOUNCES DEPUTY SANTA PROGRAM DATES

The Fayette County Office has announced the dates for this year’s Deputy Santa Program: November 28 – December 22, 2016. Toys will be handed out to participants at three different…