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SEVERAL CONTESTED RACES ON REPUBLICAN PRIMARY BALLOT

The deadline for filing for the March primaries has passed with several contested races on the local Republican ballot. The Washington County Judge race will pit Judge John Brieden against…

FIVE REPUBLICANS – ONE DEMOCRAT FILE FOR SCHUBERT’S STATE REP SEAT

Six people have announced plans to run for the District 13 State Representative seat currently held by Leighton Schubert. Friday, Grimes County Judge Ben Leman announced his resignation to run for…

CHARETTE TO FACE BERG FOR JUDGE POST

A Brenham attorney has filed to run for Washingtton County Court at Law Judge against the incumbent in the March primary. Robbie Gail Charette has filed face Judge Eric Berg…

UPDATE – SHERIFF’S OFFICE PHONE LINES WORKING AGAIN

Update: At 3:45 PM Monday, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office reported that their phone lines were working again.  There is no report of what the problem was. The Washington County…

BRENHAM BAND STUDENTS MAKE ALL REGION BAND

This weekend, Cub Band students competed for an opportunity to perform with one of the TMEA Region 27 All-Region Bands.  Brenham band students were competing with students from 12 Cy-Fair…

TWO MORE FILE FOR DISTRICT 13 STATE REPRESENTATIVE RACE

Two more Republicans have filed for the District 13 State Representative’s race in the March Primary. Marc S. Young of Sealy, a retired oil and gas engineer, filed Friday for…

ONE PERSON SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT MONDAY

One person pled guilty and was sentenced today (Monday) by Judge Carson Campbell in District Court. Demarcus Lakeith Moore, 42 of Brenham was sentenced to 5 years probation for Unlawful…

KRAUSE KINDERGARTEN CLASS HONORS KWHI

A Brenham kindergarten class has honored KWHI with special recognition. Krystal Phipps’ Kindergarten class at Krause Elementary studied Core Values of Gratitude during November. Principal Courtney Mason challenged each class…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON ASSAULT CHARGE

A Brenham man is in custody after his arrest on an assault charge. 42-year old Nathan Wellman of Brenham was arrested after an incident that allegedly involved a gun. Sunday,…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON TRESPASSING CHARGE

A Bryan woman is in custody after her arrest in Brenham, Saturday night. Around 9:00 p.m., Corporal Joseph Merkley was dispatched to the 700 Block of Rebecca Circle in reference…