Category Archives: News

BLINN ALUMNI RINGS FEATURE

BLINN ALUMNI DONATE TOWARD DANCE/CHEER RINGS

Blinn cheer and dance teams each won their third consecutive title in 2016 The Blinn College Alumni & Friends Association and Alumni Lettermen Association have donated $1,000 to support the…

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BRENHAM P.D. INVESTIGATES ATTEMPTED BREAK IN

Brenham police are investigating an attempted break-in at a local business. Sunday morning, just after 11:00, Officer Jose Perez responded to Ranch Antiques in the 100 Block of West Commerce…

Deandrea Phillips
(Washington Co. Jail)

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED AFTER DISTURBANCE

A Brenham man faces several charges after his arrest during a disturbance early Saturday morning. Just after 6:30, Officer Terrence Johnson responded to the 1000 Block of West Main St.,…

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BRENHAM ISD CENTRAL OFFICE RE-OPENS

Administrators with the Brenham Independent School District are back in their usual surroundings. Renovations have been completed at the BISD Central Office. Last April, the BISD Board of Trustees approved…

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FEMA DISTRIBUTES OVER $90M FOR APRIL/MAY STORMS

  FEMA reports that over $90-million in assistance has been distributed to victims of flooding in April and in May. According to the latest information released by FEMA, 5,157 applications…

SEALY BRIDGE FEATURE

INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO SEALY OVERPASS CRASH

Sealy Police and the Austin County District Attorney continue their probe of the fatal accident over two weeks ago that took the life of 12-year old Bre’in Bullock. Back on…

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NAVASOTA ISD BOARD TO DISCUSS INTERIM SUPERINTENDENT, MONDAY

The Navasota School Board will hold a special meeting Monday night. The board is expected to discuss the resignation of Superintendent Rory Gesch’s and possibly select an interim superintendent. Gesch…

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BURTON SCHOOL BUDGET WORKSHOP, MONDAY

The Burton School Board is ready to begin budget discussions when they meet Monday evening. The Budget Workshop is set to get underway Monday at 5:00 at the administration offices…

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UNEMPLOYMENT AT HIGHEST LEVEL SINCE JANUARY 2013

The unemployment rate in Washington County has increased to 5.6-percent this past month – the highest the rate has been in three-and-a-half years, June’s jobless rate was the highest since…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS BURN BAN

A possible burn ban in Washington County will be discusses Tuesday morning at the next meeting of the Washington County Commissioners Court. County fire departments responded to three grass fire…

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