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BLINN NAMES NEW ALUMNI RELATIONS DIRECTOR

Blinn College has named a former student and seven-year veteran of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service its alumni relations director, the College announced today. Dr. Kyle Merten joins the…

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BLINN THEATRE STUDENTS TOUR CANADA

Ten Blinn College students learned there’s no teacher quite like experience on their recent two-week theatre tour across Canada. Accompanied by Bryan campus Theatre Director Greg Wise, the students packed…

Washington County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 33-year old Aflredo Andrade Gaytan for idencency with a child warrants.

SEX ASSAULT SUSPECT ARRESTED IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

Washington County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 33-year old former Austin and Katy ISD school teacher for two warrants of indecency with a child. Chief Deputy Jay Petrash said the deputies…

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FIREARM STOLEN AND RECOVERED

Brenham police recovered a handgun stolen from a Lee County Sheriff’s deputy and arrested a 17-year old suspect in the pre-dawn hours today (Monday). Brenham police officer Casey Thuemann responded…

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THOUSAND DOLLAR WALLET STOLEN

A woman is reporting to Brenham police that a designer wallet worth $1000 was stolen when she left it unattended while attending a sporting event at Hohlt Park on Saturday….

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TRAIN DERAILMENT IN GRIMES COUNTY SHUTS DOWN HIGHWAY

A tank car carrying a hazardous but non-toxic chemical derailed at 6:13 this (Monday) morning,  about a mile south of Navasota causing the overpass on highway 6, over highway 105…

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BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO GET UPDATE ON NEW SCHOOLS AND GET STAAR RESULTS

The Brenham school board should get a much clearer idea on how well students in the district did on the State of Texas Assessment of Readiness test in the recently…

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GIDDINGS LOOKING FOR NEW SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT

The Giddings School Board is on the lookout for a new superintendent after Allen Law announced his retirement this month. Law told the Board he had been on this job…

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AUSTIN COUNTY FINDING WAYS TO TRANSPORT MILITARY VEHICLES.

Austin County Judge Carolyn Bilski says the County Commissioners have made arrangements to transport the left over military vehicles from the now closed BAE plant in Sealy to a military…

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MCCAUL SAYS TEXAS HAS A CRISIS IN IMMIGRATION

District 10 U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul said on Sunday’s edition of NBC’s Meet the Press that there is: “a  crisis” in Texas.  The local congressional representative said that the flood…

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