Category Archives: News

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NEW COMPANY COULD BRING 60 JOBS TO BRENHAM

Brenham City Manager Terry Roberts says a a  company is looking at Brenham to build a new operation that would employ as many as 60 workers within five years and…

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TWO BODIES FOUND IN BURLESON COUNTY HOUSEFIRE

Two bodies were found after a house fire in Burleson County Tuesday afternoon. The bodies were discovered at the home Deanville, after the firefighters quelled the blaze.  Investigators cannot say…

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2014 WASHINGTON CO. SPELLING BEE, JAN. 14

  The 59th Annual Washington County Spelling Bee is set for next Tuesday at Krause Elementary School. Twenty-four of Washington County’s top spellers will be vying for the crow of…

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SHERIFF FORUM

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak working with the Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Burton and Chappell will be presenting a forum at the St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, Thursday January 23rd…

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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TURN INSPECTIONS OVER TO THE STATE

A state inspector will begin doing health inspections for food service in the rural parts of Washington County and the city of Burton on March first after the County Commissioners…

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$400,000 AVAILABLE FOR LOW INCOME HOUSING FOR A SHORT WHILE

Paul Turney of the Brazos Valley Affordable Housing Corporation says there is still $400,000 left from the Community Housing Development Organization even after federal funding for the program ended. Turney…

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SCOTT AND WHITE CHANGES TAKING AFFECT

The Brenham Scott and White announced they were downgrading from a level three to a level four, late last year. The downgrade is leading to several changes, the most notable…

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CITY COUNCIL POSSIBLY PICKING AN ARCHITECT FOR ANIMAL SHELTER

The Brenham City Council will continue efforts to build a new animal shelter when they meet for the first time this year, Thursday at city hall.  They will possibly pick…

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ANOTHER HARD FREEZE BUT A WARMING TREND COMING

The record breaking, bone chilling hard freeze continued overnight in Brenham, Washington County and the entire Brazos Valley. The morning low for Brenham was just below 20 degrees.  The thermometer…

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ERCOT CALLS FOR POWER REDUCTIONS DURING COLD SNAP

ERCOT, the power grid for Texas, is asking customers to reduce their electric power usage during this extreme cold spell. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas sent out a message…

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