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A British Army WAH-64 'Apache' attack helicopter prior to firing its underslung 30mm cannon at range targets.  The cannon is directed either manually or slaved to the gunners helmet (gunner seated at front).
Army Air Corps Apache pilots from 651 (AHF) Squadron based in Middle Wallop, Hampshire attended a two-day live firing exercise at Lulworth Ranges/Bovington Camp in Dorset.  The aim of the exercise was to qualify the pilots as instructors so they can teach future pilots in core Apache skills.

HELICOPTER MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING IN GRIMES COUNTY

Yesterday (Thursday) evening an Army Apache helicopter had to make an emergency landing in Grimes County. According to Grimes County Sheriff, Don Sowell, after leaving from a Bryan location Thursday…

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BLINN-SCHULENBURG TO DEBUT NEW TELESCOPE

The Blinn College-Schulenburg campus will unveil a new telescope at two star parties scheduled for this spring. Blinn will debut the Bushnell Northstar 900x114mm Motorized “To Go” Reflector Telescope at…

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BRENHAM E.D.F. HOPES HODDE CENTER EXPANSION BEGINS BY SUMMER

Officials with the Brenham Economic Development Foundation say the expansion at Blinn College’s Hodde Center could begin in a few months. Foundation Projects Manager Clint Colby says the $1.8-million expansion…

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ECKERMANN ADDRESSES QUESTIONS ABOUT SIMON THEATRE FUNDING

With Sunday’s Grand Opening of the renovated Barnhill Center at the Historic Simon Theatre, questions have arisen concerning tax payer dollars and the theatre renovation project. Jennifer Eckermann, Manager of…

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ARREST DURING WALK TO WORK

A Brenham man was arrested yesterday (Wednesday) morning after being found pacing in a bar ditch. Cpl. David Dudenhoeffer was patrolling in the 2000 block of US 290 West yesterday…

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SEVEN INDICTED IN WASHINGTON CO. GRAND JURY THIS WEEK

A Brenham man has been indicted after allegedly stabbing his son. 65-year old Michael McReynolds was arrested back in November after an argument with his son turned violent. McReynolds is…

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SENTENCE OVERTURNED FOR CONVICTED KILLER IN BRAZOS CO.

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has thrown out the death sentence of a Brazos County man, convicted of killing a woman at her College Station home in 2010. Texas’…

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NAVASOTA WOMAN CHARGED WITH ATTACKING E.R. NURSES

A Navasota woman has been charged with assaulting a number of ER nurses at a Bryan hospital. 29-year old Roxanne Morales was taken by friends to the Emergency Room at…

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KOLKHORST: RECENT OIL & GAS PRICES AFFECTING BUDGET

The Texas State Senate is in the midst of its interim hearings, and one of the most talked-about topics is the recent down-turn in oil and gas prices. State Comptroller…

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BURGER TO BRING LOCOMOTIVE TO BRENHAM FOR FILM SHOOT

A replica of American history could be coming to Brenham in the months ahead. Film maker Roy Burger, who last week was granted a lease of 109 acres of land…

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