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BLUEBONNET SELLS WASHINGTON COUNTY WATER SYSTEM

More than 1100 farms and ranches in northeast Washington County will soon begin receiving water services from Corix Industries, a water utility  operator that already  has a significant presence in…

Buerton School Supt. James Palmer says the QZAB funds will be used to upgrade the high school.

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO RECONSIDER A RESIGNATION

This is the time of year when school boards begin their hiring process as they accept resignations and reassignments for the next school year. That’s the case in Burton, when…

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PEARLAND WOMAN KILLED IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

A 65-year old passenger in a car traveling tbyhrough  Washington County was killed Saturday afternoon when the Honda Civic she was in crossed into the path a Buick just east…

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THREE INJURED IN ACCIDENT IN INDEPENDENCE

  Three people were taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bryan, after suffering injuries in a two-vehicle collision Saturday in Washington County. Authorities were called out just after 12:00-noon to…

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HUNDREDS TURN OUT FOR EASTER EGG HUNT

  A huge Easter Egg Hunt highlighted Saturday morning at a local auto dealership. Appel Ford General Manager Jon Hill says the dealership worked with Faith Mission for a massive…

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ANCHOR CLUB HOSTS “BIKE RODEO” SATURDAY

With spring time here and summer fast approaching, many youngsters will be climbing aboard their bicycles. While riding a bike is fun and healthy but can also be dangerous.  …

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ABBOTT SAYS ARMED SCHOOL EMPLOYEES “OK”

  Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott says Texas school districts that authorize employees to carry handguns are not violating state law. The Texas Legislature last year approved a measure allowing…

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ANOTHER “PERRY MAN” OUT AT A&M

  A man that Texas Governor Rick Perry backed to take over the top spot at Texas A&M has resigned. Perry lobbied hard to have Guy Diedrich, the system’s former…

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BRYAN PRISON CAMP EMPLOYEE SUSPENDED

  An employee of the Bryan Federal Prison Camp has been temporarily suspended after he allegedly had sexual relations with three inmates. A disciplinary panel of the Texas Physician Assistant…

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REMAINS OF NORTH TEXAS WOMAN FOUND–35 YEARS LATER

Authorities believe skeletal remains found inside a truck recovered from a North Texas lake are those of a woman missing for 35 years. A statement released by the Hood County…

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