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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO DISCUSS 2017-2018 CALENDAR

The Burton School Board will discuss the 2017-2018 school calendar during their meeting today (Thursday). The regular school board meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Burton ISD…

BURLESON COUNTY CHAMBER HOSTING ‘BUSINESS AFTER HOURS’

The Burleson County Chamber of Commerce is hosting “Business After Hours” tonight (Thursday). The event is happening at Rockin MC Rustic Furniture from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. It’s an…

FERAL HOG “APOCALYPSE” DELAYED

There will be an apparent delay in the “feral hog apocalypse” that had been planned by Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller. The delay comes after the maker of poisoned hog…

MS150 RIDE COMING THROUGH AUSTIN COUNTY THIS WEEKEND

Over 13,000 cyclists will bike from Houston to Austin this weekend for the 2017 BP MS 150. The two-day fundraising bike ride, organized by the National MS Society, South Central…

NEW WOMEN’S HEALTH PRACTICE OPENING IN BRENHAM

A new Women’s Health private practice is opening in Brenham. Dr. Aaron Campbell is opening Brenham Women’s Health, a private practice committed to providing quality, compassionate women’s healthcare serving Brenham…

WALLER CO. OFFICIALS CONSIDER BUILDING NEW JAIL

Waller County officials may soon replace the jail that has come under scrutiny since the 2015 death of Sandra Bland. The county commissioners plan on talking about hiring an architect…

BRENHAM MAIFEST KICK-OFF PICNIC SET FOR NEXT WEDNESDAY

In just one week, the 2017 Brenham Maifest President’s Kickoff Picnic will usher in the Maifest celebrations. The picnic, which honors the sponsors and volunteers who make Maifest possible, will…

CHAMBER CELEBRATES NATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS’ DAY WITH LUNCHEON

Today is National Administrative Professionals’ Day and the Washington County Chamber of Commerce is holding a special luncheon to celebrate. Shae Janner, Business Programs Manager at the Chamber, says it’s…

BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL MCJROTC TEAM EARNS NATIONAL RECOGNITION

The Brenham High School MCJROTC Drill Team earned national recognition on Saturday, placing third overall at the 2017 National Championships. A total of 15 schools from throughout the US attended…

LOBOS FINDS DRUGS, MOONSHINE, AND PISTOLS DURING TRAFFIC STOP

Fayette County’s star K-9 Lobos made another bust Monday, sniffing out contraband including cocaine, marijuana, and moonshine during a traffic stop. According to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately…