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SNOOK ISD PLACED ON T.E.A. PROBATION

The Snook ISD could lose accreditation if they don’t improve their test scores. The Texas Education Agency has placed the district on Accredited-Probation Status and is on notice to turn…

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COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS PLACEMENT OF ADVANCED COMMUNITY PARAMEDIC IN BURTON AREA

An interlocal Agreement between the City of Burton and Washington County for the Comprehensive Exchange of Services for the enhancement of EMS by means of placement of an advanced community…

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SIMON THEATRE HOLDS THEATRE RENOVATION FUNDRAISER

The Simon Theatre is slowly but surely on its way to becoming an economic engine for the local community, and last night, a fundraising event was held to show donors…

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REPRESENTATIVE SCHUBERT BELIEVES LEGISLATION HARMS BLINN COLLEGE

Representative Leighton Schubert (R-Caldwell) in his first action as a State Representative is fighting legislation aimed at fundamentally harming the Blinn College system. “Blinn College is vital to the interest…

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AUSTIN COUNTY GRAND JURY RETURN 15 INDICTMENTS

The Austin County Grand Jury returned indictments on fifteen suspects that were presented to the Grand Jury on March 25th by Austin County District Clerk Sue Murphy. The following names…

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1970’s KWHI ANNOUNCER / HPD SERGEANT R.P. MOODY REMEMBERED

A Brenham native and one time KWHI announcer has died.  R.P. Moody died last Friday at his home in Spicewood Texas.  He worked as an announcer at KWHI from 1973…

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BRENHAM P.D. TAKES PART IN “WAVE” PROGRAM

Brenham Police recently completed participating in their second “WAVE” grant funded by the Texas Department of Transportation. The grant provides funding for officers to work overtime to focus on reducing…

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BRENHAM P.D. LOOKING FOR STOLEN CAR

Brenham Police are looking for a stolen vehicle. Friday morning at 6 a.m., Cpl. Tommy Kurie responded to the 2400 block of S. Chappell Hill St. in reference to a…

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BLINN LIONS TO HOST EASTER EGG HUNT

The Blinn College Lions Club will host its second annual Easter egg hunt next Tuesday, on the Blinn College Band practice field. The hunt begins at 5:30 and is free…

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BURTON HIGH SCHOOL TO HOST FRESHMAN AND SOPHOMORE CLASS 5K RUN

Burton High School Freshman and Sophomore Classes will be hosting 5K Run on Saturday, April 18th. Registration will begin at 7:30 A.M. Race will start at 8:30 A.M.  Registration includes…

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