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JUVENILES APPREHENDED FOR DESTROYING MAILBOXES

Sheriff Otto Hanak reports that sheriff’s deputies, while patrolling the Bluebonnet Hills subdivision discovered criminal activity that resulted in the apprehension of juveniles destroying several mailboxes. Deputies Jose Perez and…

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BLINN AWARDED GRANT TO PROVIDE TEMPUR SEALY TRAINING

The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded Blinn College a $395,732 grant to provide an array of training programs for more than 200 employees at Tempur Sealy International, Inc. in Brenham….

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BRENHAM ISD TO AGAIN OFFER CREDIT BY EXAM

Brenham ISD offers Credit by Exam With or Without Instruction for students who are eligible for acceleration and/or course credit.  Dates for testing for the 2015-2016 school year are: August…

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BRENHAM ISD ANNOUNCES BACK TO SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE

Brenham ISD has announced its Open House Schedule for each of the schools in the District. The Open House for Brenham Middle School will be Wednesday, August 19th, from 4:00…

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BLINN EXPANDS COURSE OFFERINGS FOR FALL 2015

Blinn College has opened a slate of new course sections for high-demand subjects in an effort to meet growing student demand for the coming Fall semester. New course sections are…

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CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TO ADD “GEOCACHING” TO “GO LOCO” CAMPAIGN

The Washington County Chamber continues the summer Buy Local “Go Loco” campaign by offering cash prizes to those wishing to participate in a Geo-Loco Treasure Hunt which, through geocaching, also…

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CONSUMERS PUTTING OFF NEW CAR PURCHASES

The average age of vehicles in the U.S has risen, with consumers putting off new purchases of vehicles despite the end of the last recession. The average vehicle in the…

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ANNUAL “GUNS AND HOSES” BLOOD DRIVE DATE SET

The Fireman’s Training Center will once again host the annual “Guns and Hoses” Blood drive to help save lives. This year, the two-day event will be held Friday, August 14th,…

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FRIEDENS CHURCH OF WASHINGTON DONATE 100 CANS OF MEAT

In honor of the 125th. Anniversary of Friedens Church on October 12, 2015, members each month collect items for the food pantries in Brenham and Navasota with a goal of…

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CHAPPELL HILL CHAMBER TO HOST “BUSINESS AFTER HOURS” EVENT

The Chappell Hill Chamber of Commerce will host a “Business After Hours” this Thursday, July 30 from 5-7 P.M. at Bevers Kitchen, 5162 Main Street, in Chappell Hill. Bevers Kitchen…

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