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BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL APPROVES HOUSING AUTHORITY BOARD EXPANSION

The Brenham City Council approved a request from the Brenham Housing Authority to increase its number of board members during their meeting today (Thursday). The Brenham Housing Authority oversees public…

BHS ROBOTICS TEAM WINS AWARD AT COMPETITION

The Brenham High School Robotics team won an award this week at a competition in Huntsville. The robotics team consists of students Thang Nguyen, Kaden Miller and Thomas Potter. On…

FAITH MISSION CANDLELIT CHRISTMAS HAPPENING NEXT WEEK

There’s just one week left until Faith Mission Candlelit Christmas kicks off the Advent season in Brenham. The annual tradition is the primary fundraising activity for Faith Mission and Help…

BHS TO HOST MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER JON PETERS

Brenham High School will host motivational speaker and Brenham High School graduate Jon Peters on November 16th. Peters graduated from Brenham High School in 1989 as the United States’ record…

WASHINGTON CO. PRECINCT THREE CANDIDATES PREPARE FOR ELECTION DAY

As election day nears, local candidates are gearing up for the final week of their campaigns. One of the local contested races is for Washington County Commissioner for Precinct Three. Republican incumbent…

FIVE OAKS ONE OF THREE FACILITIES TO BE SUED BY FEDS

New Ulm’s Five Oaks Achievement Center is one of three for-profit residential group homes that is being sued by the federal government. The U.S. Department of Labor is suing the…

WALLER COUNTY COMMISSION FILES SUIT AGAINST TXDOT OVER HIGH-SPEED RAIL

A Waller County planning commission has filed suit against TxDOT concerning the proposed high-speed rail between Dallas and Houston. Earlier this week, the Waller County Sub-Regional Planning Commission filed suit…

WASHINGTON COUNTY EARLY VOTING REACHES OVER 8,200

Early voting in Washington County stayed consistent on Wednesday, seeing 655 people come out to cast their ballots. The total number of early voters in Washington County has now reached…

SANDRA BLAND WRONGFUL DEATH CASE RESOLVED

The mother of Sandra Bland has reached a final settlement in the lawsuit over her daughter’s arrest and suicide at the Waller County Jail. This week, a federal judge dismissed…

OWNERSHIP AT KRUSE VILLAGE CHANGING

Brenham’s Kruse Village retirement is being sold to its current operator/manager. Health Dimensions Group, which has operated Kruse Villiage since December of last year, will receive full ownership Dec. 2nd…