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EIGHT PLEAD GUILTY TO FELONY OFFENSES IN 21ST DISTRICT COURT

Four persons plead guilty to felony offenses and received terms ranging from probation to prison terms in the 21st Judicial District Court of Washington County, according to Julie Renken, District…

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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED AFTER FLEEING POLICE

A Brenham man is in custody after trying to flee police early Friday morning. Just after midnight, Sgt. Jason Derrick attempted to make a traffic stop on a vehicle travelling…

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BURTON MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGE

A Burton man is in custody after he was arrested on a drug charge during a traffic stop. Thursday afternoon, just after 1:30 p.m. Brenham Police Officer Kevin Mertz conducted…

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BLINN ALUMNI AND FRIENDS, LETTERMANS ASSN. HOST CLAY SHOOTOUT

The Blinn College Alumni & Friends and the Buccaneer Alumni Lettermen Association will host the Blinn College Clay Shootout Friday, April 24, to raise money for academic scholarships and athletic…

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IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN…TIME TO “SPRING FORWARD”

It’s that time again…time to “spring forward” on Sunday, March 8, which means losing an hour of much- needed sleep for most people. Your clocks need to be set forward…

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LA GRANGE POLICE DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATING BONES DISCOVERY

The La Grange Police Department says that more bones have been found at the site where an infant skull was found last month. La Grange Police Sgt. Travis Anderson, the…

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BRENHAM ISD BOARD TO CONTINUE SUPERINTENDENT INTERVIEW PROCESS

The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees last week completed their interviews of six candidates for superintendent, reducing the list to three candidates. Next week, the Board of Trustees will meet…

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USDA COMMUNITY FACILITY FUNDS AVAILABLE

USDA Rural Development has recently been awarded over $60 million in funding to be dispersed for community facility projects throughout Texas.  Funding is authorized through the Department’s Community Facilities Direct…

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CITY COUNCIL DISCUSSES PUBLIC EVENTS POLICY

Two items on today’s city council addenda drew a considerable amount of discussion.  The first was for a noise variance for the Maifest Royalty Run on Sunday morning, May 3rd. …

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CHIEF PHELPS UPDATES COUNCIL ON ANIMAL SHELTER

  Brenham Police Chief Rex Phelps reported to the City Council today that negotiations are still ongoing with the low bidder for the new Pet Adoption and Animal Care Facility.  …

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