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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON GUN/DRUG CHARGES

A Brenham man faces drug and weapon charges after his arrest Thursday night. 20-year old Kevin Paul Bledsoe Jr., was arrested following a reported disturbance Thursday morning. Officer Alex Saenz…

TEXAS ARTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL MAKES DONATIONS

The Texas Arts and Music Festival presented the Brenham High School Art Program and The Blinn College Foundation each with a donation of $1000 (Friday) morning.  The donations were presented…

BRENHAM MAN SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS ON CRIMINAL CHARGES

A Brenham man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to two charges in the latest session of 21st District Court. 19-year old Zachary Charles Moerbe,…

SEARS IN BRENHAM HOLDING REMODEL CELEBRATION

The Sears Hometown Store in Brenham is holding a grand re-opening event Saturday. The locally owned and operated store is celebrating their recent remodel. There will be food and door…

TEXAS SENATE OKs STATE FUNDING FOR CHARTER SCHOOL FACILITIES

The Texas Senate has approved public charter schools receiving state funding to cover facilities costs for the first time. Senate Bill 457, by New Braunfels Republican Senator Donna Campbell, passed in a 20…

18-WHEELER OVERTURNS ON STATE HIGHWAY 36

A one-vehicle accident involving an 18-wheeler slowed down traffic Thursday morning on Highway 36. According to DPS, an 18-wheeler overturned on Highway 36 North and US Highway 290 just before…

TXDOT URGES DRIVERS TO SHARE ROAD WITH MOTORCYCLISTS

In an effort to curb an increase in motorcycle fatalities on Texas roads, the Texas Department of Transportation is launching its “Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles” campaign as…

TRUMP RALLY HAPPENING AT LAKE SOMERVILLE SUNDAY

President Trump supporters will gather at Lake Somerville on Sunday to celebrate his 100th day in office. The Houston area chapter of Texans for Trump is organizing the rally, which…

BURLESON COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE TONIGHT IN SOMERVILLE

The Burleson County Relay for Life is set for tonight (Friday) in Somerville. The event includes the Survivors Lap, the Caregivers Lap, and the Luminaria Ceremony. In addition, each team…

LEDBETTER MAN ARRESTED FOR BURTON BURGLARY

A Ledbetter man who allegedly burglarized a home in Burton has been arrested after an investigation by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. 50-year-old Ronnie Lee Mathis is charged with burglary of a…