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BLINN STUDENTS DEMONSTRATE ENGINEERING PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS

Students enrolled in the Texas A&M Engineering Academy at Blinn-Brenham recently demonstrated a variety of problem-solving strategies during a final project. The project asked them to simulate the sorting and delivery…

MAIFEST COLOR RUN HAPPENING SATURDAY

The Brenham Maifest will include a color run this year. “The last two years we’ve called it the ‘Royalty Run’ and it was a 5K” says Heather Thielemann, President of…

SOMERVILLE ISD BREAKING GROUND ON NEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Somerville Independent School District is breaking ground on their new elementary school today (Thursday). The groundbreaking ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. at the future location of the school-…

TEXAS HOUSE OKs ‘SANCTUARY CITY’ BAN

The Texas House approved a strict ban on “sanctuary cities” early this (Thursday) morning. The 93-54 vote followed more than 15 hours of emotional debate. Senate Bill 4, authored by…

KTEX 106 ‘BIRTHDAY BASH’ HAPPENING SUNDAY

KTEX 106’s huge ‘Birthday Bash’ celebration is just around the corner. The 25th anniversary party will be Sunday from 12 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Zapp Hall in Warrenton, located…

TEXAS A&M FOOTBALL PLAYER ACCUSED OF INDECENT EXPOSURE REMOVED FROM TEAM

Texas A&M has removed a member of its football team after allegations he exposed himself to two female tutors on separate occasions in 2016. This is the second time wide…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO DISCUSS 2017-2018 CALENDAR

The Burton School Board will discuss the 2017-2018 school calendar during their meeting today (Thursday). The regular school board meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Burton ISD…

BURLESON COUNTY CHAMBER HOSTING ‘BUSINESS AFTER HOURS’

The Burleson County Chamber of Commerce is hosting “Business After Hours” tonight (Thursday). The event is happening at Rockin MC Rustic Furniture from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. It’s an…

FERAL HOG “APOCALYPSE” DELAYED

There will be an apparent delay in the “feral hog apocalypse” that had been planned by Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller. The delay comes after the maker of poisoned hog…

MS150 RIDE COMING THROUGH AUSTIN COUNTY THIS WEEKEND

Over 13,000 cyclists will bike from Houston to Austin this weekend for the 2017 BP MS 150. The two-day fundraising bike ride, organized by the National MS Society, South Central…