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BRENHAM HOME SUSTAINS DAMAGE AFTER KITCHEN FIRE

A Brenham house sustained heavy fire damage Thursday morning. According to the Brenham Fire Department, they responded to the structure fire at 201 Lockett Street just after 9 a.m. A…

LAST DAY TO NOMINATE ‘SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR’

Today (Friday) is the last day to submit nominations for Washington County’s 2017 “Small Business of the Year Award”. Criteria for the award include: The business participates in multiple ways…

WASHINGTON-ON-THE-BRAZOS SUNDOWN SOCIAL HAPPENING THIS SATURDAY

The Washington on the Brazos State Park Association will host its annual Sundown Social on Saturday. This fundraising event starts with cocktails and appetizers, followed by a gourmet chuck wagon…

H-E-B ISSUES VOLUNTARY RECALL OF SANDWICH BREAD

H-E-B issued a voluntary and precautionary recall Thursday evening due to the possibility of a piece of rubber in their product. The recall covers H-E-B and Hill Country Fare sandwich…

BRENHAM COLLECTION STATION CLOSED MONDAY

The City of Brenham Collection and Transfer Station will be closed to the public on Monday. Officials with the Sanitation Department say the closure will allow for the collection station…

MONDAY JURY DUTY CANCELED

The jury trial for Monday, April 24th at 9 a.m. before Judge Reva Towslee Corbett has been canceled. District Clerk Tammy Brauner says anyone called to be a jury member…

RIBBON CUTTING FOR CITIZENS STATE BANK’S REMODEL

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held today (Friday) to welcome Citizens State Bank to their remodeled facility. The Washington County Chamber of Commerce held the ribbon cutting ceremony at 10:30 a.m. The…

VIDEO – STEM NIGHT AT BRENHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

  Brenham Elementary School was filled with curious students and parents Thursday evening for the annual BISD STEM night.  Inside the gymnasium, numerous hands on exhibits were set up to…

DONATION MADE IN HONOR OF BRENHAM LEUKEMIA SURVIVOR

  A $50,000 donation has been given to Texas Children’s Hospital in honor of a Brenham Leukemia survivor.  Riley Mika, a 7th grader at Brenham Jr. High, says that a…

REP. SCHUBERT VOTES TO APPROVE SCHOOL FINANCE PROPOSAL

Today, State Representative Leighton Schubert (R-Caldwell) voted to pass House Bill 21, a major school finance proposal. The Texas House of Representatives voted 132-15 to send the measure to the…