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FUNERAL SERVICES FOR ODELL LUECKEMEYER TO BE HELD TODAY

Funeral services will be held today for Odell Lueckemeyer, a prominent Brenham businessman and supporter of local civic organizations, who died peacefully on March 20, 2015. Lueckemeyer was 87 He…

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BIDS FOR NEW LIBRARY RENOVATIONS BEING ACCEPTED BEGINNING TODAY

 Bids for the expansion and renovation of the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library in Brenham will be opened today at City Hall at 2pm in Conference Room 2A. The City…

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THE SPECTATOR: BLINN UNDER ATTACK

Blinn College in Brenham is under attack.  This is no joke.  Several members of the Texas Legislature are attacking Blinn College with bills that could severely cripple its future.  After…

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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

Around 10:00 am on Sunday, the Brenham Fire Department  responded to the 300 block of Lott Ln. for a smoke investigation.  Upon arriving on location, BFD found the owner burning…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO HOST FORUM

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak will speak at the Washington County Sheriff’s forum on Thursday, March 26th, at 6pm, at the Gay Hill Sons of Hermann Lodge #193. Hanak’s topic…

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PUBLIC HEARING ON BLINN FUNDING TO BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY IN AUSTIN

A public hearing will be held Wednesday in Austin to discuss two bills by District 14 Representative John Raney that could affect funding to the Blinn Brenham campus. Raney believes…

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REPUBLICAN CLUB OF WASHINGTON COUNTY TO HOST TEXAS SUPREME COURT JUSTICE

The Washington County Republican Club will host Texas Supreme Court Justice Jeff Brown, who will be the guest speaker at the Republican Club of Washington County on Tuesday, March 24,…

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WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY CELEBRATION CANCELED

The World Down Syndrome Day celebration schedule for today at Fireman’s Park has been canceled due to rain, according to organizer Patsy Brending.  

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TEXAS RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL TO AWARD SCHOLARSHIPS

 The Texas Renaissance Festival will award three $1500 scholarships to graduating high school seniors this year, one award being given to a candidate majoring in Fine Arts, Education, or history,…

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WASHINGTON COUNTY EXPERIENCING HIGH WATER IN MANY AREAS

The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood watch that is in effect until Sunday at 12am, with a watch meaning there is potential for high water over roadways, similar…

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