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BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO DISCUSS OPPOSITION TO LAKE SOMERVILLE LEASE AUCTION

The Brenham City Council will discuss a resolution opposing the auction of federal property around Lake Somerville for petroleum drilling during their meeting on Thursday. The Bureau of Land Management is planning…

THREE ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES

Three people face charges after their arrests by Brenham Police on possession charges. Monday night around 10:00, 73-year old John Robert Scott was pulled over on a traffic stop for…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON THEFT WARRANT

A Brenham women has been arrested for theft and an outstanding warrant for theft. 56-year old Belinda Gonzalez of Brenham was arrested late Monday morning by Brenham Police. Just before…

VIDEO – MOCK JOB INTERVIEWS AT BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL

Brenham High School, Brenham Game Changers and Career and Technical Education have teamed up to provide students with some real world job seeking experience.  Monday, members of the Sam Houston…

LLOYD SAUNDERS MEMORIAL COOK-OFF HAPPENING SATURDAY

The Lloyd Saunders Memorial Chili Cook-off is happening this Saturday at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The fundraising event will feature chili, margaritas, and bloody mary competitions from 11 a.m. to…

BLUEBONNET FESTIVAL SET FOR THIS WEEKEND IN CHAPPELL HILL

The state’s official Bluebonnet Festival is happening this weekend in Chappell Hill. “Our community of Chappell Hill has been preparing for what we expect to be one of the largest crowds…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS APPROVE SHERIFF’S VAN PURCHASE

The purchase of a new cargo van for the sheriff’s office was approved by the Washington County Commissioners during their meeting today (Tuesday). Captain Jerry Green says the 2017 Chevrolet…

BLINN LIVESTOCK JUDGING TEAM EARNS RESERVE CHAMPION HONORS

The Blinn College livestock judging team was named reserve champion at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. Landon Eldridge placed third overall in Houston and joined teammate Sierra Martin in…

PORTION OF CANEY CREEK ROAD TO CLOSE WEDNESDAY

A portion of Caney Creek Road will be closed tomorrow (Wednesday) for road work. The Washington County Road and Bridge Department says Caney Creek Road will be closed between Chadwick…

TEXAS HOUSE COMMITTEE PASSES MARIJUANA DECRIMINALIZATION BILL

A bill that would effectively decriminalize possession of a small amount of pot in Texas cleared its first major hurdle on Monday. The House Criminal Jurisprudence committee approved House Bill…