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Jason Segner, a founder of Healing Faith, shares information about malaria with Ugandan children.

BLINN NURSING STUDENT RAISES FUNDS AND AWARENESS AS PART OF A WORLD-WIDE CAMPAIGN

Jason Segner fueled his passion of helping people in crisis for a decade as Blinn College’s Emergency Medical Services Program director. Three years ago, that same passion pulled Segner more…

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BLINN STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION EARNS TOP HONORS

Students from Blinn College’s Brenham, Bryan, Schulenburg and Sealy student government associations were elected to regional leadership positions and earned top awards at the Texas Junior College Student Government Association…

Officers as pictures from left to right: front- Reporter, Taylor Goerlitz; Secretary, Mallory McCulley; Historian, Haley McAdams; Sentinel, Maegan Walton; Chaplin, Madalyn Krueger; back- Treasurer, Cori Kaminski; Vice-President, Caylee Rocka; President, Shane Bentke; Advisor, Joshua Ruemke.

BRENHAM FFA ELECTS OFFICERS FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR

 Brenham FFA elected officers for the 2015-2016 school year on March 10. The officers will be installed after the banquet on April 9 and will be busy this summer preparing for the…

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FAYETTE COUNTY SHERIFF DEPARTMENT REPORT FOR FEBRUARY

Sheriff Keith Korenek reports activities of Fayette County Sheriff Deputies for the month of February 2015. Deputy Rick Bohlmann responded to a suspicious vehicle in the ditch of a county…

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NAVASOTA ISD INSTRUCTOR CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE “20 TO WATCH” HONOREE

A teacher from Navasota, Aaron Marvel, has been announced as one of the “20 to Watch” honorees for 2014-2015 by the National School Boards Associations’ Technology Leadership Network. Marvel is…

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AUSTIN COUNTY TO INTRODUCE MIRACLE LEAGUE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN

 Austin County now has a Miracle League in the Austin County community. The Miracle League is a national organization that specializes in baseball leagues for children with special needs, and…

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BRENHAM HERITAGE MUEUM TO PRESENT TEXAS “HISTORY THROUGH THE BARREL OF A GUN”

Phil Coe,and Veterans of the Second Texas Regiment will receive a 21 gun and cannon salute to honor their military service in the Civil War on Saturday, April 25th beginning…

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TEXAS WORKFORCE COMMISSIONER TO PRESENT BLINN SKILL DEVELOPMENT GRANT

Texas Workforce Commissioner Ronald G. Congleton will present Blinn College with a grant for $115,145 to provide safety and skills training for almost 200 employees at a new pipe mill…

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BISD BOARD TO VOTE ON SCHOOL CALENDAR THURSDAY

The Brenham School Board will vote on a proposed instructional calendar for next year very similar to this year’s when they meet Thursday night. Interim Brenham School Superintendent Paul Aschenbeck…

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WASHINGTON CO. ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE

The following roads will remain closed throughout the evening.   Washington County Road and Bridge will be checking these roads again in the morning to see if the water has receded….

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