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THREE PEOPLE SPEAK AT PUBLIC HEARING ON COUNTY BUDGET

Three people spoke this morning during the public hearing on the county budget.  Local funeral home director Clarence Gerke stated that he took issue with the county removing funding for…

STRAUSS CALLS FOR REMOVAL OF CONTROVERSIAL PLAQUE

Texas House Speaker Joe Strauss is asking members of the Texas State Preservation Board to remove a plaque at the State Capitol that he says “distorts the history of the…

LIVESTOCK MOVING IN TODAY–TEJANO MUSIC TONIGHT AT WC FAIR

Admission is free today to the 2017 Washington County Fair.  It is also Tejano Night at the Fairgrounds in Brenham. The Country Creations Building opened up at 10:00 this morning….

SCHOOL BOARD HONORS TWO FOR HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF EFFORTS

The Brenham School Board recognized two people for their efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.  Alton Elementary teacher Kaylee Roznovsky and Blake Brannon with Premier Metal Buyers were honored…

SECOND SUSPECT ARRESTED FOR BRYAN MURDER/THIRD PERSON SOUGHT

A Bryan teenager has been arrested and charged with murder. 18-year old Saul Lee Suarez is the second arrest in the death of 19-year old Johnathon Munoz, who was gunned…

CALDWELL WOMAN KILLED IN WEEKEND ACCIDENT

A Caldwell woman is dead following a one-vehicle auto accident in Brazos County, Sunday night. At around 10:30 p.m. police were called out to a single vehicle collision at the…

COUNCIL TO LOOK AT CITY MANAGER APPLICATIONS THURSDAY

Members of Brenham’s City Council will be taking a close look at the City Manager’s applications Thursday in executive session. Terry Roberts has served 17 years in that position and…

BHS TEACHER WINS V.F.W. TEACHER OF THE YEAR AWARD

Brenham High School teacher Chris Kenjura has been honored with the Smart/Maher VFW National CItizenship Education Teacher of the Year Award. Kenjura has been with Brenham ISD for nine years…

BLINN NAMES 2017 TEACHING EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS

Wagner, Lanfrey, Vrooman, and Vavra are recognized for their commitment to student success  Blinn College has recognized four instructors for their commitment to student success, and for the passion and…

BISD SUPERINTENDENT TO ATTEND ACADEMY

The Thompson Executive Leadership Institute in Austin, Texas has announced that Dr. Walter Jackson, Superintendent at Brenham ISD, is the recipient of a scholarship to attend the 25th annual Superintendent…