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WCHLA HOPING FOR $800K IN DONATIONS BEFORE OCT. 1

Officials with the Washington County Healthy Living Association say they need a dramatic increase in contributions for their new senior center if they’re to qualify for a major foundation grant….

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SALES TAX HOLIDAY UNDERWAY

Texas’ annual tax-free weekend is underway. Texas Comptroller Susan Combs is reminding back-to-school shoppers that the annual sales tax holiday runs through this Sunday. The law exempts most clothing, footwear,…

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BLINN HOSTS INAUGURAL LIVESTOCK JUDGING CAMP

Teens from as far as Oregon, Indiana and Illinois didn’t let distance to stop them from learning from some of the nation’s leaders in agriculture. Blinn College’s Division of Agricultural…

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KOLKHORST TO RUN FOR STATE SENATE

District-13 State Representative Lois Kolkhorst has announced her plans to run for State Senator. Kolkhorst confirmed her plans to run for the District-18 State Senate seat currently held by Glen…

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CITY APPROVES ROAD PLAN, CARDBOARD BALER & LIBRARY GRANT

The Brenham City Council has approved a plan to combine the extension of Chappell Hill St. with the construction of Chappell Hill south of Highway 290 to future a city…

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CITY HEARS PLAN FOR 290 FEEDER EXTENSION

City engineer Grant Lishka told the Brenham City Council Thursday that a preliminary layout of potential lots in the old railroad right-of-way along Old Mill Creek Rd., could be best…

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HOUSTON MAN SURVIVES GLIDER CRASH NEAR BRENHAM

A Houston man avoided injury after crashing a glider Wednesday night near Brenham. 64-year old Travis LaGrone of Houston suffered just minor cuts and scrapes after crashing his glider about…

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LOCAL ROTARY CLUB & HORSESHOE JUNCTION HOST ADOPTION FAIR

The Rotary Club of Washington County helped bring together adoptable children and prospective families at Horseshoe Junction Wednesday. The Club along with the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services…

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HEMPTEAD MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM ON WARRANT

A Hempstead man has been arrested in Brenham on an outstanding warrant from Waller County. Brenham officer Heather Sowders was called out to a disturbance Wednesday morning in the 2400…

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TWO ARRESTED IN PLOT TO KILL COLLEGE STATION POLICE OFFICER

College Station Police say they have arrested two people accused in a plot to kill a police officer. 46-year old Louisa Navarro and 22-year old Ronnie James Lott are charged…

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