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CONTROVERSY ON BLINN RESTRUCTURING PLAN CONTINUES

. There was another spirited discussion on the Blinn College restructuring plan at last (Tuesday) night’s meeting of the Board of Trustees, with the Board President answering concerns and conflicts…

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BLINN PROFESSOR OUTLINES QUALITY ENHANCEMENT PLAN

Mary Barnes Tilley, the Social Sciences Department Chair at Blinn College that often students, in addition to taking basic courses, need to learn how to go to college itself. She…

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ARMED ROBBERY AT BELLVILLE STORE

  For the second time in two weeks, the Bellville Police Department is investigating an armed robbery. Monday night, Police say two black males entered Robbie’s Store on East Main…

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MEETINGS ABOUT PARKS AND MASTER PLANS FOR THEM

The Brenham Parks Advisory Board has begun a series of meetings with community groups and the general public about a parks master plan. Wendy Ragonis, the city’s Administrative Services Director…

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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AGREE TO ANOTHER JUSTICE OF THE PEACE COMPUTER PURCHASE

Justice  of the Peace Doug Cone requested and received the authority to acquire a new desktop computer, monitor an keyboard at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the Washington County Commissioners. The…

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BRENHAM FCCLA ATTENDS STATE LEADERSHIP MEETING

Brenham FCCLA participated in the State Leadership Meeting and STAR event competition (Students Taking Action with Recognition) in Corpus Christi, Texas on April 9-12. Lundy Porter, Elizabeth Schulze, and Olivia…

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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD HIRES KAREN STEEKEN AS HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL AGAIN

Karen Steeken will return as the Principal of Burton High School after Monday’s meeting. Burton School Supt. Jim Palmer says Steeken had already submitted her resignation in order to become…

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SPRING EGG ART WALK

The winners for this year’s Spring Egg Art Walk have been announced.                             Most Artistic went to…

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BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO APPROVE SUBDIVSION CHANGES

Brenham City Manager Terry Roberts says the Ralston Subdivision continues to grow and build but they need to make some changes.  Those changes are among the many items on the…

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BRENHAM ISD HIRES NEW JUNIOR HIGH PRINCIPAL

After a lengthy executive session and a split vote, the Brenham School Board hired Bryan Bryant as the new principal at Brenham Junior High School at last (Monday) night’s meeting….

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