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WINDOW A/C UNIT STOLEN IN BRENHAM BURGLARY

A Brenham man is a victim of a home burglary for the second time—and the thieves stole the same thing—again. Wednesday afternoon Brenham Police Officer Jonathan Phipps was dispatched to…

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BISD: SCHOOLS WILL BE READY “ON TIME”

Progress continues right down to the wire on two major construction projects for the Brenham School District. Workers at the new Alton Elementary School and at the renovation project at…

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BURLESON COUNTY UNDERCOVER DRUG OPERATION NETS FOUR

A Caldwell undercover investigation into crack cocaine has led to the arrest of three people—while another is being sought. Undercover DPS agents have charged all four with Engaging in Organized…

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BRAZOS CO. MOSQUITOES TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS

Mosquitoes in nearby Brazos County have tested positive for West Nile Virus. The Brazos County Health Department says the mosquitoes were collected at the Texas A&M Golf Course last week….

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DPS SAYS GRIMES COUNTY MAN DRUNK AT TIME OF FATAL ACCIDENT

A Plantersville man has been identified as the victim of a fatal head-on collision Tuesday night in Grimes County. The Department of Public Safety reports that 33-year-old Aquiles Castro-Hernandez was…

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GRIMES COUNTY TRIAL COULD END IN HUNG JURY

Jurors continue to deliberate in the case of a Grimes County man accused of sexual abuse of a young child. 24-year old Jose-Luis Perez Tamez of Plantersville is on trial…

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BLINN RECOGNIZES 20 FUTURE NURSES

Twenty Blinn College Licensed Vocational Nursing graduates were recently welcomed into the profession during the program’s 52nd pinning ceremony at the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center on the College’s…

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GUNS & HOSES BLOOD DRIVE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

Brenham police and firefighters are asking for the public to join them in rolling up their sleeves and giving the gift of life. The Annual Brenham Guns and Hoses Blood…

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LCRA ACCEPTING REGION COUNCIL APPLICATIONS

  The Lower Colorado River Authority is accepting applications through August for membership on its four regional councils, including one in Washington County. Members of the councils include volunteers who…

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CALDWELL MAN SENTENCED FOR WASHINGTON CO. THEFT

A Caldwell man could spend the next three years in jail after his conviction on charges of stealing oilfield equipment. 36-year old Jarvis DeShawn Burns was sentenced Tuesday in district…

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