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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS DISCUSS GROUP MEDICAL INSURANCE RATES

Discussion of group medical insurance rates brought sharp disagreements to the County Commissioners meeting this (Tuesday) morning.  The discussions actually began last Friday during a budget workshop meeting concerning employee…

LINEUP ANNOUNCED FOR BRAZOS VALLEY FAIR

The entertainment lineup for the 2017 Brazos Valley Fair & Rodeo has been announced. Kicking off the Fair on Friday, October 20th is popular Texas country music artist Kevin Fowler….

THREE ARRESTED FOR BRENHAM ASSAULT

Three Washington County teens face charges after their arrests for Assault, Monday evening. The suspects were identified as Edward Daniels of Burton, Jarred Hubert of Brenham and Darion Washington of…

LADY LIONS NAME LION/ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

The Washington County Lady Lions Club named its award winners at their meeting, Monday afternoon. Lori Balusek was named the 2017 Lion of the Year, and Donna Clay with name…

ROAD WORK TO CLOSE BLUE BELL AQUATIC CENTER

Scheduled road work on East Tom Green Street will force the Blue Bell Aquatic Center to close during the day from Monday August 7th till Friday August 11th. The City…

BRENHAM BUSINESSMAN WALT SCHOENVOGEL DIES UNEXPECTEDLY

Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning for a Brenham businessman and community leader. Walt Schoenvogel, President of Chappell Hill Construction Company and a partner in R & S Leasing,…

HOUSTON MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANT

A Houston man has been arrested on an outstanding warrant after a weekend traffic stop in Brenham. Sunday afternoon, Cpl. Tommy Kurie conducted a traffic stop in the 800 block…

BRENHAM TEEN ARRESTED FOR VIOLATING PROTECTIVE ORDER

A Brenham teen faces charges after her arrest Sunday evening. According to police, they were called out to Carrington Lane for a Criminal Trespass complaint. At the scene, Officer Jason…

BRENHAM TEEN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING OFFICER

A Brenham teen faces charges after allegedly assaulting an officer while trying to run away. Saturday night, Sergeant Steven Eilert and Officer Sierra Newell responded to a disturbance in 500…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON MULTIPLE CHARGES

A Brenham woman has been arrested on several charges following a traffic stop Friday. 26-year old Nikki Lee Spitzer was a passenger in a car pulled over on a traffic…