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“TORTOISE & HARE” PERFORMANCE TONIGHT

The Chappell Hill Historical Society has partnered with Gibbous Moon Productions to host the first theatrical production in over twenty years at the Museum’s newly refurbished stage. The “Tortoise &…

BRENHAM ISD HOLDS SPECIAL MEETING FOR TEAM TRAINING

The Brenham Independent School District Board of Trustees will meet today (Thursday) for a special meeting focusing on team building. Dr. Walter Jackson, the Superintendent for Brenham ISD, says that every…

CHET FRITSCH WINS GRAND CHAMPION STEER

Chet Fritsch won Grand Champion Steer at the Washington County Fair Wednesday,  He is a 6th grader at Burton Elementary and a member of the Burton 4H,  Chet is the…

WASHINGTON CO. FAIR LIVESTOCK JUDGING RESULTS

WASHINGTON CO. FAIR LIVESTOCK JUDGING BROILERS GRAND CHAMPION: BRAYLEE SCHOMBURG, 9TH GRADE, BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL, SANDY HILL 4H, PARENTS: BRADLEY & CINDY SCHOMBURG RESERVE CHAMPION: LANDON FLISOWSKI, 4TH GRADE, KRAUSE…

WASHINGTON CO. FAIR COMMERCIAL PEN HEIFERS JUDGING

2016  WCF COMMERCIAL PEN HEIFERS Grand Champion Pen Heifers Gracie Westerfeld Reserve Champion Pen Heifers Reid Aschenbeck Class 1 – Brahman/Hereford F1’s 1st Gracie Westerfeld 2nd Reid Aschenbeck 3rd Kysan…

2016 WASHINGTON CO. FAIR COUNTRY CREATIONS WINNERS

2016 COUNTRY CREATIONS FAIR WINNERS Award Name Adult High Premium Exhibitor Loretta Haren Youth High Premium Exhibitor Emma Gardner Total Exhibitors 309 Total Exhibits 1,481 Adult-Grand Champion Baked – Cakes…

NAVASOTA MAN SENTENCED TO 23 YEARS IN PRISON FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A CHILD

A Navasota man has been sentenced to twenty three years in prison for Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child. Jimmy Mathis, age 81, pleaded guilty to Aggravated Sexual Assault of a…

BLINN STUDENTS INDUCTED INTO PHI THETA KAPPA

The Blinn College – Brenham campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) inducted 38 new members Tuesday night during a brief ceremony in the Janis Snead Banquet Room. Phi Theta…

ROCKDALE WOMAN PLEADS GUILTY TO CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

A Rockdale woman who took nude photos of a 7-year-old girl and sent them to a man in Dubai pleaded guilty to child pornography charges on Tuesday. Charlotte Ann Horelica,…

FOUR BLINN GRADUATES HONORED WITH TERRY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Four recent Blinn College graduates have been awarded the Terry Foundation Scholarship in recognition of their leadership, character and scholastic ability. William Ferguson of Bellville, Juan Pablo Gomez  of Katy,…