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BLINN INVITES PUBLIC TO INAUGURAL HEALTH SCIENCE SHOWCASE

March 8 event includes student-led tours, hands-on demonstrations, and an AirMed 12 helicopter visit   Blinn College invites the community to learn more about its renowned healthcare programs during the…

FARMS & VEGETABLE CONFERENCE, FRIDAY

The Horticulture Committee of Austin County is sponsoring a Small Farms and Vegetable Conference Friday in Cat Spring. The event is set for the Cat Spring Ag Society Hall, with…

BHS BAND TO HOST PANCAKE SUPPER, FRIDAY

The Brenham Cub Band is urging everyone who is planning on attending tomorrow (Friday) night’s pancake supper to plan ahead. The parents and band students are hosting their annual pancake…

EARLY VOTING PACE AHEAD OF LAST TWO ELECTIONS

Early voting continues at the Washington County Courthouse Annex for the March primary. Washington County Clerk Beth Rothermel says Wednesday’s turnout included 162 Republicans and 19 Democrats casting ballots. So…

GRIMES CO. COMMISSIONER GARY HUSFELD DIES SUDDENLY

A Grimes County commissioner has died, suddenly. Precinct Four Commissioner Gary Husfeld reportedly died of a sudden heart attack, Tuesday. Grimes County Sheriff Don Sowell said Husfeld had been attending…

LOCAL MAN GETTING READY FOR ANNUAL MS-150

A local man is beginning preparations for his yearly run in the BPMS-150, to raise funds to battle Multiple Sclerosis. Michael Brinkmeyer says due to the colder-than-usual winter, he has…

TEXIAN RALLY WORKSHOP IN BRENHAM

  A group of tourism leaders and historians are attending a conference in Brenham yesterday and today (Wednesday).  The Texian Rally Workshop is being hosted by Texas Independence Trail Region…

HEMPSTEAD MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANTS

A Hempstead man is in custody after his arrest in Brenham on outstanding warrants. Tuesday afternoon, Corporal Jonathan Phipps conducted a traffic stop in the 2900 block of Highway 290…

BLINN BOARD AUTHORIZES HEALTH SCIENCE SPACE AT RELLIS CAMPUS

The Blinn College Board of Trustees has authorized an agreement to provide instructional space for Blinn health science students at Texas A&M’s RELLIS Campus. The board has authorized College officials…

LADY LIONS CLUB DELIVERS SUPPLIES TO 5TH WARD IN HOUSTON

Last Sunday, members of the Washington County Lady Lions Club traveled to the 5th Ward in Houston to deliver supplies to families still working to recover from the flooding of…