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WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER HISTORICAL COMMISSION CANDIDATES

The Washington County Commissioners Court will consider approving candidates for the Washington County Historical Commission during their meeting next Tuesday. The court will consider two new appointments to the Washington…

HOSPICE BRAZOS VALLEY WREATH SALE DEC. 1

Hospice Brazos Valley will hold a one-day wreath sale Thursday, December 1st to raise money for the organization. Fund Development Supervisor, Lizett Hawkins, says they will have an array of…

TEXAS AGRILIFE OFFERS TURKEY FRYING SAFETY TIPS

While the holidays should be a time of joy, there are many potential fire hazards that could ruin them if people don’t take adequate precautions, says Texas A&M AgriLife Extension…

LAST LIFETIME LEARNING LECTURE FOR 2016 SET

Washington County Lifetime Learning’s last lecture for 2016 will feature Blinn teacher Doug Cason. The lecture, titled “The Rise of the Ugly & the Breaking of the Renaissance Window”, will…

BLINN COLLEGE THEATRE ARTS PROGRAM HONORED

Mayor Milton Y. Tate and the Brenham City Council recognized the Blinn College Theatre Arts Program last Thursday for 50 years of success during its recent meeting. The proclamation, read…

GIDDINGS CHURCH TO HOST THANKSGIVING MEAL

Anyone who is in need of a Thanksgiving meal in Giddings tomorrow (Thursday) is invited to First Presbyterian Church for a community dinner. First Presbyterian is hosting the meal from…

BLINN’S AGRICULTURAL PROGRAM HOSTS RECRUITING EVENT

It was a busy week for the Blinn College Agricultural Sciences Program, as more than 1,400 high school students saw what Blinn has to offer during a recruiting event and…

STATE SENATOR FILES TUITION PROPOSAL

A state senator whose district includes part of the Brazos Valley, is continuing his call for changes to Texas college tuition. Republican Sen. Charles Schwertner of Georgetown, who represents a large…

“TOP TECH TOOLS” SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOP SET FOR NOV. 30TH

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a “Top Tech Tools and Apps for Small Business” Workshop in Brenham on November 30th. Toni Harris Taylor from Constant Contact will…

SECTION OF COLVIN ROAD TO BE CLOSED WEDNESDAY

The Washington County Road and Bridge Department will be closing a section of Colvin Road for repairs on Wednesday. The department says the area of Colvin Road between Iron Bridge…