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DONALD RAY AHRENS AND NITA HYATT SELECTED AS MAN AND WOMAN OF THE YEAR.

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce and the Brenham Economic Foundation selected Nita Hyatt and Donald Ray Ahrens has the 2014 Man and Woman of the Year at their annual…

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PROPOSED SENIOR HOUSING CENTER RECEIVES FEDERAL TAX CREDIT

A Senior Housing project near downtown Brenham that appeared “dead in the water” last summer has been revived. The 76 unit Belle Towers Senior Housing Project, planned on North Market…

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TXDOT COMES UP WITH NEW PLAN TO DEAL WITH DANGEROUS PLANTERSVILLE INTERSECTION

TXDOT has come up with a plan to deal with the safety concerns at the intersection of Highway 105 and FM 1774 near Plantersville in the wake of two accidents this past…

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EXTENSION OFFICE TO HOST CEU CONFERENCE

The Washington County Extension Office will be hosting a Continuing Education Conference on Friday, February 6.  Extension Agent Kara Matheney says that the conference will earn attendees 5 CEUs.  Private…

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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS APPROVE CRESTVIEW LANE ROAD EXTENSION

The Washington County Commissioners met Tuesday morning to approve the one year maintenance period for a road extension on Crestview Lane in the Spring Creek Estates Subdivision. The road was extended…

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ONE PERSON INJURED IN SINGLE CAR ACCIDENT ON SATURDAY

One person was injured in a major one car- accident on Highway 50 near the Independence Firearms that had 50 closed in both directions. The accident occurred around 9:27 Saturday…

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BRENHAM P.D. LOOKING INTO STOLEN VEHICLE

Brenham Police are investigating a reported stolen car, found burning early Tuesday morning. At around 1:30 a.m., Officer Mark Pierce was called to the 1300 block of Washington Street in…

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SLOTS OPEN FOR BRENHAM PD’S C.P.A.

A few spots remain for the next class of the Brenham Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy. The next edition of the local CPA class starts Thursday Feb. 12. Anyone wishing…

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BLINN THEATRE ARTS STUDENTS RECOGNIZED AT USITT WINTER SYNPOSIUM

Three Blinn College students were recognized for their work to bring Blinn’s theatre productions to life at the U.S. Institute for Theatre Technology – Southwest (USITT-SW) Regional Winter Symposium at…

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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

The Brenham Fire Department responded to a call from 4001 State Highway 36 on Monday around 10:55am for an Automatic Alarm. The call was canceled due to the alarm company…

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