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National Night Out feature

THIS YEAR’S NATIONAL NIGHT OUT TO HAVE BLUE BELL THEME

This year’s National Night Out will have a tasty theme. This year’s National Night Out theme echoes the community’s backing of law enforcement and Blue Bell. “Neighbors Celebrating Blue Bell”…

Special Drive feature

CHAMPIONS DRIVE HELD AT WASHINGTON CO. FAIR

The Washington County Fair has once-again featured the “Champions Drive,” an event new to last year’s fair, in which special needs students to take part in a livestock show.  This…

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CHILDREN’S DAY AT THE WASHINGTON COUNTY FAIR

Friday was Children’s Day at the Washington County Fair. Students from all over the area came to the fairgrounds to have lunch and see all the exhibits, speak with the…

First Baptist Church School honors local law enforcement during Chapel Friday morning

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH SCHOOL HONORS LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT

The First Baptist Church School honored local law enforcement during Chapel Friday morning, in which the officers were presented with drawings and prayer cards. During the group picture taken, the children…

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POLICE INVESTIGATE BURGLARY OF HABITATION

Brenham Police are investigating a burglary of a habitation. On Thursday around 6pm, Officer Ashley Burns responded to the 1900 block of S. Baylor in reference to a burglary. The…

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UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FOR AREA COUNTIES SHOW DECLINE

The unemployment rate for area counties, with Washington County’s rate dropping to 5.3 percent in August, compared to 5.5 percent in July. That rate is still up 4 tenths of…

County Commissioners 2015 feature

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SET TO HEAR PUBLIC COMMENT ON 2016 BUDGET

The Washington County Commissioner are set to hear public comment concerning the proposed 2016 Budget for Washington County when they meet Tuesday morning. The budget will raise more total property…

2015 homecoming queens feature

HOMECOMING QUEEN CANDIDATES ANNOUNCED

Ten young women and ten young men are vying for the honor of Brenham High School’s Homecoming Queen and King for 2015. This year’s Queen candidates include: Whitney Blalock, Alli…

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RECORDS SET THURSDAY AT 2015 JUNIOR LIVESTOCK SALE

The 2015 Junior Livestock Sale Grand and Reserve Champions Livestock Sale broke and tied several records on Thursday afternoon. There was a total of $810,350 worth of sales, with eight…

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2015 COMMERCIAL HALTER HEIFER RESULTS

The Washington County 2015 Commercial Halter Heifer results are as follows:   Grand Champion                                                      Cori Kaminski Reserve Grand Champion                                      Courtney Koehne Spring Born Champion                                           Cori Kaminski Spring Born…

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