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AUSTIN COUNTY FAIR QUEEN CROWNED THURSDAY NIGHT

Austin County crowned the queen for its 90th Fair last (Thursday) night at the fairgrounds in Bellville. Aunnika Wittner was announced as 2017 Austin County Fair Queen, and Meghan Hein…

BRENHAM FIREMAN JOSH SEBASTIAN PROMOTED TO CAPTAIN

Brenham Firemen filled the City Council chambers today (Thursday) to witness the promotion of one of their own.  Brenham Fireman Josh Sebastian was promoted to the rank of Captain during…

CITY COUNCIL HAD A FULL AGENDA THURSDAY

Brenham City Council approved a number of routine items on their agenda Thursday. Council approved a bid from Kustom Clean Janitorial Services for the cleaning of 9 city owned buildings. …

CITY COUNCIL APPROVES ZONING CHANGES

Brenham City Council approved the first reading of several zoning changes Thursday. The three zoning changes dealt with a new business that is looking at locating at 3201 Highway 36…

COUNCIL APPROVES BIDS FOR EMERGENCY STREET REPAIRS

Brenham City Council approved bids totaling $1.18 million for emergency road repairs to the Brenham streets at their meeting Thursday.  The Burleson Street and Jefferson Street crossings of Higgins Branch…

BLINN LIVESTOCK JUDGING TEAM WINS TOP HONORS

The Blinn College livestock judging team recently earned top honors at the Tulsa and Texas state fairs. Blinn won the sophomore title in the Tulsa State Fair Livestock Judging Contest…

PRODUCER ROY BURGER RELEASES STATEMENT ON “BURNING OF BRENHAM” MOVIE

Film producer Roy Burger released a statement today about the long awaited “Burning of Brenham” movie.  Burger said that they have had many setbacks in making the feature length film,…

OKTOBIERFEST COMING TO ROUND TOP RIFLE HALL

The grounds of historic Round Top Rifle Hall will be filled with German music, German food and German soda water later this month. On Saturday, October 28th, the 5th Annual…

THREE PROPERTIES ACTED ON BY BUILDING AND STANDARDS COMMISSION

The Brenham Building and Standards Commission took action on three properties during their meeting Wednesday evening.  The owner of the old Polar Ice building at 312/314 South Park Street was…

LOCAL HOPE MOMMIES CHAPTER HOSTING AWARENESS EVENT SUNDAY

The local Hope Mommies organization will be hosting an awareness event this Sunday evening at Center Church in Brenham.  The event is part of National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness…