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REVIEW AND MEMORIAL SERVICE PLANNED FOR FORT HOOD

A full safety review of Fort Hood and a memorial service for the fallen are being planned after Tuesday’s deadly shooting at the base. U.S. Senator John Cornyn visited the…

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CALDWELL ELEMENTARY STUDENTS TO BE OUT FOR THE REST OF THE SCHOOL YEAR

Caldwell Elementary School students began going to school in four local churches on Wednesday because the school needed to be cleaned of mold.   Classes were cancelled Monday and Tuesday because…

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A TON OF MARIJUANA SEIZED IN FAYETTE COUNTY TRAFFIC STOP

There was more than a load of watermelons on the bed of an 18-wheeler going through Fayette County on Interstate 10 during the early morning hours today (Thursday). Fayette County…

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PUBLIC DISCUSSIONS ON PARKS MASTER PLAN

Wendy Ragonis, the Administrative Services Manager for the City of Brenham, told the City Council at today’s (Thursday’s) meeting that  the parks advisory board has begun to develop a parks…

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CITY FINANCES IN GOOD ORDER TO BEGIN THE YEAR

The finances for the city of Brenham started off strong according to the city’s chief finance officer Carolyn Miller. Miller reported to the City Council at today’s (Thursday’s) meeting ,…

Juneteenth, the Celebration of the end of slavery, will be this weekend.

CITY COUNCIL CLEARS THE WAY FOR JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION

  The Brenham City Council cleared the way for the celebration of ‘Emancipation Day,’ at today’s (Thursday’s) meeting, by granting a noise ordinance variation. Darron Smith of the Washington County…

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BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL ISSUES BONDS FOR FD, ANIMAL SHELTER AND LIBRARY. DELAYS SIMON THEATER DISCUSSIONS

The Brenham City Council intends to issue $4.1 million in certificates of obligation to pay for the acquisition of land for a fire station, the purchase of two fire trucks…

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SPRING CLEANUP BEGINS THURSDAY

The Annual Spring Open Collection Days begin today(Thursday) as the City of Brenham Collection Station, in the 2000 block of Old Chappell Hill Roads, opens up for city residents to…

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CONGRESSMAN MCCAUL REACTS TO FORT HOOD DEADLY SHOOTING

District 10 U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul reacted to Wednesday’s deadly shooting at Ft. Hood by saying that while it was a  horrible incident  he remembers the heroes who came to…

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TXDOT WARNS ABOUT DISTRACTED DRIVING

The Texas Department of Transportation says distracted driving  continues to rise but they are urging  motorist too put away their mobile devices and other distractions and drive safely.  Ed Pothul…

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