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PROPERTY PLAT TO BE CONSIDERED BY P&Z COMMISSION MONDAY

Brenham’s Planning and Zoning Commission should have a short meeting Monday evening.  Only one property is on the agenda.  Commissioners will consider the plat for the Highway 36 Business Park…

FAYETTE CO. WOMAN KILLED IN AUSTIN CO. ACCIDENT

A Fayette County woman is dead following a two-vehicle collision Thursday night in Austin County. According to the Department of Public Safety, a 2016 Jeep Patriot was north-bound on FM-109…

MAIFEST TICKETS ON SALE

Tickets for the 2018 Brenham Maifest are now on sale. Maifest tickets will be available for purchase, tomorrow (Saturday) from 10-to-11:30 a.m. at 401 Creative Group in the Atrium Building…

BLINN TO OFFER ‘QUICK BOOKS’ COURSE

The Blinn College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host a basic QuickBooks course in May, to teach small business owners to get the most out of their desktop accounting…

BLUEBONNET ELECTRIC TO CREDIT MEMBERS $3.39-MILLION

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s members will find something in their May electric bills – a credit for their share of $3.39 million. The money is in capital credits that Bluebonnet’s board…

BRENHAM WOMAN SENTENCED TO FOUR YEARS IN PRISON

A Brenham woman has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty in 21st District Court. 19-year old Kirbie Rogers of Brenham pleaded guilty to a charge of…

AUTHORITIES ISSUE GUIDELINES FOR VIEWING BARBARA BUSH PROCESSION

Law enforcement agencies are informing area residents ahead of time that no vehicles will be allowed to stop Saturday along Highway 290 or Highway 6 for the Barbara Bush motorcade….

HUNDREDS OF STUDENTS EXPLORE EXHIBITS AT STEM NIGHT

Hundreds of young students explored the different exhibits Thursday evening during STEM Night at Brenham Elementary School.  Numerous stations were set up that featured interactive Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics…

SCHOOL BOARD PASSES RESOLUTION OPPOSING BLUEBONNET HAVEN

The Brenham School Board passed a resolution Thursday evening opposing the opening of the Bluebonnet Haven Residential Treatment Facility.  The resolution also called on the state of Texas to deny…

SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES BIG UPGRADE FOR KRAUSE ELEMENTARY

Krause Elementary School will see a big upgrade this summer.  The Brenham School Board approved the Crain Group’s Guaranteed Maximum Proposal for the project Thursday evening.  Scotty Lewis with Project…