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BISD BOARD MAKES PURCHASE ORDERS FOR NEW SCHOOL

The Brenham School Board made some important purchases for the renovated Middle School and the new Alton Elementary School at last (Monday) night’s meeting. The Brenham School Board agreed with…

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CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH LUNCH AND LEARN

Child Abuse Prevention Month continues today  as the Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA For Kids, and Scott and White Hospital will have a free Lunch and Learn at noon…

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STUDENT ORIENTED BLINN BOARD MEETING

Cathy Boeker, the Blinn College Director of Student Affairs says to expect a ‘very student oriented meeting’ of the Blinn College Board of Trustees Tuesday night. Boeker says the Board…

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WOMAN LAUGHS WHILE BEING BUSTED FOR POT

A Brenham woman apparently thought being caught with marijuana was  a laughing matter during her arrest Sunday night. Brenham police officer Jonathan Phipps stopped a pickup truck that drove in…

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TWO WEEKEND DWI BUSTS WITH TWISTS

Brenham police made two arrests for  driving while intoxicated  over the holiday weekend. Both  of them had some unusual twists. Brenham Police Officer Justin Schiller was patrolling in downtown Brenham…

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BRENHAM MAN CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT WITH STOLEN HANDGUN

A 19-year old Brenham man who allegedly threatened the mother of his child with a stolen handgun, was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon Friday afternoon. The woman…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY HAS THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN OVER FIVE YEARS

Washington County recorded the lowest unemployment rate in March since the beginning of the economic crisis at the end of 2008, over five and half years ago. The Texas Workforce…

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BLUEBONNET SELLS WASHINGTON COUNTY WATER SYSTEM

More than 1100 farms and ranches in northeast Washington County will soon begin receiving water services from Corix Industries, a water utility  operator that already  has a significant presence in…

Buerton School Supt. James Palmer says the QZAB funds will be used to upgrade the high school.

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO RECONSIDER A RESIGNATION

This is the time of year when school boards begin their hiring process as they accept resignations and reassignments for the next school year. That’s the case in Burton, when…

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PEARLAND WOMAN KILLED IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

A 65-year old passenger in a car traveling tbyhrough  Washington County was killed Saturday afternoon when the Honda Civic she was in crossed into the path a Buick just east…

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