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ANIMAL FRIENDS MAKE DONATION TO NEW SHELTER

A new state-of-the-art animal shelter in Brenham got a big boost recently, with a donation from the Animal Friends of Washington County. The organization held a fundraiser in September and…

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WALLER MAN ARRESTED FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION

A Waller man faces a drug possession charge after his arrest Monday night. 27-year old Charlie Shundale Frazier was pulled over by Brenham Police on a traffic stop around 9:00…

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FIRST DAY OF EARLY VOTING GOES WELL

The first day of early voting went very well, according Beth Rothermel, Washington County Clerk. 377 votes were cast in person on Monday, the first day of early voting. Early…

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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS APPROVE AMBULANCE MODULE PURCHASE

Washington County Commissioners met this morning to discuss the process of equipping the local EMS with a new ambulance. The Commissioners approved the purchase of a new ambulance module from…

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BISD BOARD AGREES TO BUY OUT BELL’S CONTRACT

The Brenham ISD school board met Monday evening to discuss a broad agenda of topics, the main one was the resignation of Superintendent Sam Bell. The board, after a 45…

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TEXANS TO CONSIDER AMENDMENT NOVEMBER 4

. Texans will be asked to vote yes or no on one statewide proposal on November 4th.  The amendment, if approved, would mean that the Texas Constitution would allow up…

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GIDDINGS MOVIE PRODUCTION PLANS UNDER WAY

A film project about the story of the early development of Texas will be focusing on the areas of Brenham, Giddings and San Antonio. Film producer Roy Burger has been…

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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS AMBULANCE

  Washington County Commissioners will continue the process of equipping the local EMS with a new ambulance, when they meet this morning. At their meeting last month the commissioners approved…

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BLINN TRUSTEES TO BEGIN PRESIDENT’S SEARCH

The first step in finding a new president for Blinn College will be taken tonight when the board of trustees meets. The board is expected to begin taking proposals for an…

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BFD BATTLING GRASS FIRE

The Brenham Fire Department and fire fighters from the Salem Volunteer Fire Department are at the scene of a large grass fire. The fire was reported just after 2:00 this…

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