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UNITY SEASON KICKS OFF WITH MUSICAL, THURSDAY

The new season at Unity Theater in Brenham is about to get underway. The first of Unity Theatre’s four main stage shows is set to open Thursday evening. First up…

MURDER TRIAL UNDERWAY IN BRAZOS CO.

Jury selection began Monday in Brazos County for an Anderson County man accused of killing six people at a campsite in November 2015. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for…

BURTON TRUSTEES REVIEW CAMPUS AND DISTRICT IMPROVEMENT REPORTS

The Burton School Board met at their regular monthly meeting Monday evening.  Trustees reviewed and approved a number of reports including the Elementary Campus, the Secondary Campus and the District…

WASHINGTON CO. FAIR ATTENDANCE UP OVER LAST YEAR

Over 5,000 more people attended the Washington County Fair this year than last. The 2017 edition of the fair came to a rousing end, Saturday night as a huge crowd…

BRENHAM JUNIOR HIGH NAMES DUKE AND DUCHESS NOMINEES

Brenham Junior High students have named their nominees for this this year’s Duke and Duchess. Nominees for Duchess this year are: Caroline Murphy, Kaylen Kruse, Moli Ragonis, Nicole Soto, Emily…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR D.W.I. FOLLOWING ACCIDENT

A Brenham man faces charges after an accident over the weekend. Saturday morning, just after midnight, Corporal Jonathan Phipps responded to an accident in the 1400 block of E. Blue…

LOCAL POLICE MAKE NUMBER OF POSSESSION ARRESTS

Four people face charges after a trio of arrests for drug possession. Friday morning, Officer Ashley Burns responded to the 2500 block of Ryan Street, where a subject was sleeping…

COMMISSIONERS PROCLAIM OCT 2-7 AS NATIONAL 4-H WEEK

Washington County Commissioners had a relatively short agenda at their meeting this (Monday) morning.  The meeting was moved up a day due to most of the commissioners attending the County…

BRENHAM POLICE MAKE FAMILY VIOLENCE WARRANT ARREST

A Bryan man has been arrested on an outstanding warrant in Brenham. Friday afternoon, Brenham Police Officer Jose Perez responded to the 600 Block of East Blue Bell Rd in…

FAYETTE CO. NAMES ‘DEPUTY OF THE QUARTER’

Fayette County Deputy Marc Bennett has been chosen by his supervisors as Deputy of the 3rd Quarter of 2017. The award is presented to a Deputy each quarter for outstanding…