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WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN IN SEPTEMBER

The percentage of unemployed in Washington and adjacent counties fell across the board during the month of September. The Texas Workforce Commission reports that Washington County’s September unemployment rate of…

TEXAS ARTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL GOING ON TODAY

Downtown Brenham is a busy place today (Saturday) as the 2nd Annual Texas Arts and Music Festival brings a variety of events downtown. World-renowned artist Jeff Soto will continue painting…

BRENHAM ISD BLOCK PARTY SATURDAY AT LIBRARY PARKING LOT

The parking lot of the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library in Brenham will be filled with happy kids and teachers today (Saturday). The second annual Brenham ISD Block Party will…

HURRICANE RELIEF CONCERT AT REED ARENA TONIGHT

College Station will never be more presidential than it is tonight (Saturday). All five living former U.S. Presidents will appear tonight (Saturday) at a hurricane relief concert at Reed Arena…

MINI CHEER AND MASCOT CAMP SATURDAY AFTERNOON

Little cheerleaders and mascots will fill the Brenham High School Gym this afternoon at the 2017 Mini Cheer and Mascot Camp. From 1:00 to 4:00 today (Saturday), kids from pre-K…

EARLY VOTING BEGINS MONDAY FOR CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS

Washington County Clerk Beth Rothermel reminds everyone that there is an election coming up in November, and early voting begins Monday. Rothermel says the State Constitutional Amendment Election is set…

BARNHILL CENTER HOSTING “THE LIBERATORS” SATURDAY

The Barnhill Center in the Historic Simon Theater will host the Brenham premier of “The Liberators” this (Saturday) afternoon as part of the Texas Arts and Music Festival. “The Liberators”…

STAR OF THE REPUBLIC HOSTS “NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM” TONIGHT

The Star of the Republic Museum at Washington on the Brazos will host its own version of “Night at the Museum” tonight (Saturday). Just like the movie version of “Night…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO AWARD LEASES TUESDAY

Washington County Commissioners appear to be ready to award the leases for four tracks of land in Tom Green County.  The property is part of the Washington County School Land…

TWO BLUE BELL SHAREHOLDERS FILE LAWSUITS

The Houston Chronicle is reporting that a pair of Blue Bell Creameries shareholders have filed lawsuits alleging mismanagement by Blue Bell executives and the company’s board of directors. Mary Giddings…