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TCU FEATURE

$30-MILLION GIFT FOR TCU

Texas Christian University has received a $30 million gift toward a $100 million expansion of its business school. TCU officials have announced the gift from Spencer and Marlene Hays of…

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BURGLARY UNDER INVESTIGATION

A lawn mower and an air conditioner are missing after a daytime burglary in Brenham. Police say someone took a push mower and an A/C unit from a home at…

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POLICE INVESTIGATE GRAFFITI ON CITY WAREHOUSE

Brenham Police are looking into who spray-painted graffiti all over the City of Brenham’s Electric Warehouse. City workers say the warehouse, at the 400 block of West Second St., was…

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NEW CHAPPELL STORE MAKES DONATION TO BSSLC

A new convenience store in Chappell Hill is celebrating its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting and a donation to a local charity. The Corner Store, at the corner of Highway…

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BREAD PARTNERS NEEDS VOLUNTEERS

A local all-volunteer organization is looking for help. Bread Partners of Washington County officials say they are in need to more volunteers–including a treasurer, a secretary and an assistant. The…

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FAYETTE CO. DEPUTY HONORED

A Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputy has received some prestigious recognition. Sheriff Keith Korenek has announced that an investigator assigned to the Fayette County Narcotics Unit received Narcotics Officer of the…

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TEXAS GETS RECORD-INTEREST ON SHORT-TERM NOTES

The State of Texas has announced a record-low interest rate for its short-term notes. State Comptroller Susan Combs announced Tuesday’s sale of $5.4 billion in Texas Tax and Revenue Anticipation…

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LONGTIME 12TH MAN EDITOR DIES AT 49

A fixture of Aggieland athletics died unexpectedly, Tuesday. Longtime 12th Man Magazine editor Homer Jacobs died Tuesday morning. The cause of death is unknown and an autopsy has been ordered. The 1987…

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BLINN RECEIVES TEXAS WORKFORCE COMMISSION GRANT

The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded Blinn College a grant worth $115,145 to provide safety and skills training for almost 200 employees at a new pipe mill located in Bryan….

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FIRST DAY OF CLASSES GO SMOOTH FOR BISD

The 2014-15 school year has kicked off in Brenham, Monday. Over 4600 students made their way to class on opening day on the district’s eight campuses. BISD Superintendent Sam Bell…

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