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WASHINGTON COUNTY TAX ASSESSOR COLLECTOR’S OFFICE CLOSED AUG. 18TH

The Washington County Tax Assessor Collector’s Office located in the Washington County Courthouse in Brenham will be closed on Thursday, August 18th. The office is closing for state training. The training…

BLINN COLLEGE APPOINTS NEW VOCAL INSTRUCTOR

Blinn College has appointed a new vocal instructor to its Brenham Campus. The college named Dr. Soo Yeon Kim as the new addition. Kim has an impressive resume of experience….

FLASH FLOOD WATCH ISSUED

This morning The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for Grimes, Washington, and Burleson counties. The flash flood watch, which lasts until 7 p.m. tonight, comes just 2 ½ months…

RAY WYLIE HUBBARD COMES TO BRENHAM SATURDAY

After his original concert in May was postponed, Ray Wylie Hubbard will hold a live concert at the Historic Simon Theatre in downtown Brenham this Saturday. Patrons that purchased tickets…

BRENHAM POLICE INVESTIGATE LAWNMOWER THEFT

The Brenham Police Department is investigating the theft of a lawnmower. A caller reported a stolen lawnmower to authorities on Friday. The caller said the mower was taken sometime between…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE

A Brenham man was arrested for possession of a controlled substance Saturday morning. A caller notified police that someone appeared to be sleeping in a truck at Prairie Lea Cemetery….

80-YEAR-OLD SOMERVILLE WOMAN SCAMMED OUT OF $600

A grandmother from Somerville has fallen victim to a sinister cash scheme. Sylveria De Leon thought she was helping a family member in need, but instead ending up losing $600. Three weeks…

WATERMELON RUN FOR THE FALLEN THIS WEEKEND

The Watermelon Run for the Fallen is set for this Saturday, August 20th. The event is held every year to remember each individual who gave his or her life serving…

BLINN COLLEGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES TO DISCUSS LEASE FOR EDUCATION CENTER

The Board of Trustees for Blinn College will meet Tuesday evening to discuss the approval of a 20-year tenancy lease for the A.W. Hodde, Jr. Technical Education Center and a…

FREE TRASH CLEANUP EVENT TOMORROW

A free cleanup event is happening for those in Precinct- 3 in Washington County. The county is conducting a waste collection event tomorrow, August 16th. Residents are encouraged to take…