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AUSTIN MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM FOR MONEY LAUNDERING

An Austin man remains in the Washington County Jail on felony charges of money laundering and related crimes. Brenham police arrested the man on Thursday following a traffic stop along US 290…

WHEEL THEFTS FEATURE

TIRE & RIMS THEFT THWARTED

An early-morning theft of tires was averted Monday, when a Brenham man started his vehicle by remote. Just after 5 a.m., Officer Jonathan Phipps responded to the 200 block of…

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HOUSE CONSTRUCTION SITE HIT BY THIEVES

A home construction site in Brenham attracted thieves over the weekend. Monday morning around 9:30, Officer Heather Sowders responded to the 1900 block of Maize Court. The caller said someone…

KEVIN BRADY FEATURE

BRADY OPPOSES BULLET TRAIN

Eighth District U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady is challenging the authority to condemn land under eminent domain for the proposed route for a $12 billion Texas high-speed rail project plan, Texas…

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SEBESTA DISBARRMENT UPHELD

A disciplinary board of the State Bar of Texas has affirmed the Bar’s decision to disbar the former prosecutor in the Anthony Graves case. The agency determined Charles Sebesta withheld…

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BLINN, BLUE BELL AND STANPAC RECEIVE TRAINING GRANT FROM TWC

The Texas Workforce Commission presented Blinn College, Blue Bell Creameries and Stanpac USA a grant for more than $500,000 Monday to provide safety and skills training for approximately 800 local…

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BLACK HISTORY MONTH PANEL DISCUSSION

The Citizens for Community Progress and the Brenham Activist Association are hosting a panel discussion tonight (Monday) in honor of Black History Month. Reverend, Randy Wells explains the discussion panel…

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WOMAN CHARGED WITH D.W.I. WITH CHILD IN VEHICLE

A Lee Co. woman faces a DWI charge after her arrest this weekend. Sunday morning around 3:30, Cpl. Steven Eilert conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Highway 36…

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VEHICLE STOLEN IN BRENHAM

Brenham Police are investigating a burglary and auto theft. Friday morning, just before 8:30, Cpl. Chris Jackson responded to the 300 block of Bryan Street. The caller said someone had…

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WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS JAIL WORK

Construction work of the Washington County Jail tops the agenda for tomorrow’s (Tuesday) meeting of the Washington County Commissioners Court. Commissioners are expected to approve an agreement between the county…

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