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WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF OFFICE EMPLOYEE BALLARD RECEIVED DPS COMMENDATION

A Washington County Sheriff Office employee has received a commendation from the Texas Department of Public Safety’s Uniform Crime Reporting Program. Becky Ballard, assigned as the Patrol/CID Administrative Assistant, has…

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FUTURE NURSES RECOGNIZED AT BLINN PINNING CEREMONY

Thirty-nine future nursing professionals were recognized with their nursing pins after completing Blinn College’s highly-regarded Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program. The two-year program prepares students for a nursing career and…

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BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL BAND STUDENTS EARN PLACE IN REGION 23 BAND

Brenham High school students this past week competed at the Region 23 All-Region band tryouts, and five freshman earned spons in the Region 23 Freshman Band. Nineteen students from Brenham…

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PLANS FOR 5TH ANNUAL UPTOWN SWIRL UNDERWAY

The 5th Annual Brenham Uptown Swirl will kick off 2016 on Saturday, January 16 from 3pm to 7pm in Brenham’s Downtown District. Jennifer Eckermann, with Downtown Brenham, tells some more about…

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BLUE BELL PHASE THREE RETURN TO MARKET BEGINS TODAY

Blue Bell Ice Cream began Phase Three on their five phase return to market on Monday. Phase Three include more stores in Texas as well as central and southern Alabama….

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BRENHAM P.D. MAKES MARIJUANA ARREST

  Brenham Police have arrested a 19-year old man on a marijuana possession charge. Saturday, just after midnight, Officer Sierra Newell saw a vehicle parked in the parking lot at…

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AUTO BREAK-IN UNDER INVESTIGATION

  Brenham Police are investigating a burglary of a motor vehicle. Friday morning Cpl. Edward Ortega responded to the 2300 block of S. Market in reference to auto break-in. The…

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FAYETTE ELECTRIC COOP TO HOLD 2016 YOUTH TOUR CONTEST

All sophomore, junior and senior high school students residing in the Fayette Electric Cooperative area may qualify for the 2016 Youth Tour to Washington DC next summer. The all-expense paid…

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BLINN TO RECOGNIZE MORE THAN 450 GRADUATES DURING FALL COMMENCEMENT

Blinn College will recognize more than 450 graduates during its Fall commencement ceremony Thursday, Dec. 17, at the Brazos Center. The graduating class includes 93 honors graduates – 47 of…

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CALDWELL VOTERS DECIDE AGAINST TAX INCREASE

The tax increase Caldwell voters were asked to approve on Saturday was narrowly voted down. The proposed tax increase was defeated by only 84 votes. The increase would have added…

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