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BLUEBONNET ELECTRIC TO CLOSE FOR LABOR DAY

The Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 5, in observance of Labor Day. Bluebonnet members can access their account information and make payments while the offices are…

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ANOTHER COKE BUST IN FAYETTE COUNTY

Two Laredo men are in custody in Fayette County after a Monday afternoon traffic stop turns up cocaine. Deputy David Smith conducted a traffic stop on Highway-10 around 3:30 pm….

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STATE FINES TEST ADMINISTRATORS $5.7 MILLION

The State of Texas has fined the company that administers statewide standardized tests $5.7 million – and ordering it to invest $15 million in future safeguards – after computer glitches…

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LOCAL BANK NAMED AMONG THE NATION’S ‘HEALTHIEST’

A Brenham bank has been names one of the ‘healthiest’ in the nation. Bank of Brenham was recognized as one of the top 200 healthiest banks in America by Depositaccounts.com….

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FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL A SUCCESS FOR BRENHAM AND BURTON ISD

Monday was first day of school for Brenham and Burton Independent School Districts. Brenham Superintendent, Dr. Walter Jackson, said it was a day filled with excitement. Kids, teachers, and parents…

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WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS PROPOSE PROPERTY TAX INCREASE

The Washington County Commissioners Court proposed to increase the property tax rate to the effective rate during their meeting today (Tuesday). The current property tax rate is 52.11- cents per…

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FIFTY POUNDS OF POT CONFISCATED BY FAYETTE CO. K-9 LOBOS

Fayette County authorities have made another major drug bust with the help of K9 Officer Lobos. Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that on Friday the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Canine…

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UPDATED ROAD CLOSURES

Four Washington County roads have been closed. According to the Washington County Road and Bridge Department the closures include: Meyersville Rd. – North and South at New Years Creek Old Gay…

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SECOND TEEN ARRESTED IN STOLEN ‘AIR JORDANS’

A second Brenham teen has been arrested in the theft of a pair of basketball shoes. Brenham Police report that 17-year old Kyle Anthony Kleiber of Brenham has also been…

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BRENHAM HOME BURGLARIZED

Brenham Police are investigating a burglary at a local home. Monday night, just before 9:00, Officer Eddie Martinez responded to the 1900 block of Northview Circle in reference to a…

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