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ROUND TOP TO CELEBRATE FOURTH FOR 165TH TIME

  The oldest continuous Fourth of July celebration west of the Mississippi River takes place once-again, this Monday in Round Top. The Round Top Fourth of July celebration commences at…

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LCRA AWARDING GRANTS THURSDAY

Two area organizations – including one local fire department – have been chosen to receive LCRA community grants, Thursday. The LCRA and Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative will present a $10,342 grant…

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APPLICATIONS FOR LEADERSHIP WASHINGTON CO. BEING ACCEPTED

Applications for the Class of 2017 for Leadership Washington County are now being accepted. Applications are availble at the Chamber office and on the website www.BrenhamTexas.com. According to Chamber President Page…

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BRENHAM MEN ARRESTED ON MARIJUANA CHARGES

Brenham police have made two arrests for marijuana possession. 19-year old Carlos Manuel Torres and 25-year old Lawrence Matthew Daye, both of Brenham, were arrested in separate incidents. Wednesday morning,…

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BRENHAM THEFT UNDER INVESTIGATION

Nearly three-thousand dollars in tools are missing following a theft in Brenham. Wednesday morning, around 7 a.m., Cpl. Tommy Kurie responded to the 2400 block of Airline in reference to…

4H FEATURE

4H DAIRY JUDGING TEAM TO RAISE FUNDS ON THE FOURTH

The Washington County 4-H Dairy Judging Team will be raising funds for their team at the Independence Fourth of July celebration. Members will have their Food Stand set up at…

FLOODING FEATURE

RESIDENTS WITH FLOOD DAMAGE ENCOURAGED TO FILE WITH FEMA

Individuals affected by the flooding on May 27th are encouraged to file a report with FEMA.  The local FEMA center located at the commercial exhibits building at the county fairgrounds. …

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LOCAL TEACHER RECEIVES STATE WIDE AWARD

Diana Kohring, science teacher at Brenham Junior High School was presented with a 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award at the Texas Regional Collaboratives (TRC) Annual Meeting in Austin, June 21….

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BLINN STUDENTS USE PROJECT TO AFFECT CHANGE IN EDUCATION SYSTEM

Students establish interest group, make presentation to State Board of Education on college readiness  Four Blinn College students have taken a course project outside the classroom to affect change in…

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WASHINGTON-ON-THE-BRAZOS SET FOR FOURTH CELEBRATION

Preparations continue at the Birthplace of Texas, as once again, H-E-B is sponsoring Fireworks on the Brazos, the Fourth of July at Washington-on-the-Brazos. The celebration at the birthplace of Texas…

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