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TWO LOCAL MEN CHARGED WITH FORGERY

Two Washington County men have been charged with forgery after their arrests by sheriff’s deputies. 28-year old Roderick Nolan and 29-year old Brandon Andrews, both of Old Washington, are each…

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HODDE CENTER OFFERING JULY WORKFORCE CLASSES

Classes range from blueprint reading/sketching to pharmacy technician   Blinn College’s A.W. Hodde, Jr. Technical Education Center is hosting a variety of July workforce and career courses that cover blueprint…

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CHAPPELL HILL MAN ARRESTED FOR DRUG POSSESSION

A Chappell Hill man faces a drug charge after his arrest, Thursday night. Around 9 p.m., Officer Sierra Newell responded to the 600 block of West Alamo in reference to…

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GRIMES CO. RESIDENTS VOICE OPPOSITION TO “AGGIE HIGHWAY”

A number of Grimes County residents turned out Thursday night to voice their opposition to an extension of Highway 249 from Houston to the Brazos Valley. TxDOT hosted a public…

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BLUEBONNET ELECTRIC COOP OFFICES CLOSED MONDAY

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s offices will be closed Monday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. Bluebonnet members can access their account information and make payments while the offices are closed…

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READING OF DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE SET FOR THIS MORNING

In celebration of Independence Day, the Washington County Bar Association is holding its 2nd annual reading of the Declaration of Independence.  This morning at 7:45, members of the Washington County Bar…

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FEMA OPENS CENTER IN SOMERVILLE

FEMA has opened a Disaster Recovery Center in Somerville to assist those affected by May’s massive storms. The Burleson County center is located at the Yegua Center on Eighth St….

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BERG SWEARING-IN SET FOR FRIDAY AFTERNOON

Interim Washington County Court-at-Law Judge Eric Berg will be sworn-in at a ceremony Friday afternoon at the Washington County courthouse. Berg will be administered the oath of office at 1:30…

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WASHINGTON CO. EDUCATION FORUM SET FOR AUGUST THIRD

Education is the topic up for discussion at the next Washington County Forum, set for Wednesday, August 3rd at Blinn College. The forum will will feature Brenham ISD Superintendent Walter…

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BLINN TO OFFER FREE TAXPAYER BUSINESS SEMINAR

State enforcement officer explains record requirements and taxpayer responsibilities   The Blinn College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering a free seminar to help business owners unlock the secrets…

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