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FLASH FLOOD ADVISORY/WATCH IN EFFECT FOR AREA COUNTIES

A FLOOD ADVISORY is in effect for N. Waller & SE Grimes counties until 8:15am. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect for Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Montgomery, Washington, and…

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BLUEBONNET REPORTS OUTAGES IN SERVICE AREA

At 6:30 a.m. Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative reported 247 outages affecting 2,033 members. We have 20 two-man crews replacing the crews that worked through the night to restore power. Closed roads…

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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

On Monday, around 2:00pm, the Brenham Fire Department responded to 2777 US Highway 290 E for a Transportation Incident with entrapment. BFD used extrication equipment to remove the door to…

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BUSINESSES ANNOUNCE DELAYED OPENINGS

So far, the following businesses have announced delayed openings. The Burton Food Pantry has announced they will start at 10am at the Burton Fire Department #2.  

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DAM AT BASTOP LAKE BREACHED

Water that overflowed after the Bastrop State Park dam broke Monday afternoon has drained into the river, leaving a 7-acre lake completely empty, the Bastrop County Office of Emergency Management…

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MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE AT FIREMAN’S PARK HONOR FALLEN SERVICEMEN

  The VFW Memorial Day Program at Fireman’s Park on Monday was well attended, with several guest speakers in attendance, including C “Norm” Brawner, who served as guest speaker. Brawner…

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NANCY CAROL ROBERTS LIBRARY BEGINS ITS INTERIOR RENOVATIONS

The Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library has begun its interior renovations. During this relocation period, library services such as computer access, weekly children’s programming and book access all will be…

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HOT NIGHTS, COOL TUNES THIS SUMMER TO FEATURE OLD AND NEW BANDS

  The wildly popular “Hot Nights, Cool Tunes” concert series returns to Historic Downtown Brenham this summer with two old favorites and one new band. “Suede”, one of Texas’ premier…

Pictured: Brianna Jasinski, Gracie Blankenburg, Amanda Little, Alyssa Nichols, Vanessa Montes and Andrea Rubio.

BRENHAM JUNIOR HIGH FCCLA PREPARE HYGIENE KITS FOR THOSE IN NEED

 The Brenham Junior High Chapter of FCCLA met last Wednesday to prepare hygiene kits for Church World Services. A total of 14 kits were made, consisting of items such as…

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BLUE BELL AQUATICS CENTER CELEBRATES SUMMER SEASON OPENING

The Blue Bell Aquatic Center celebrated its Opening Day on Saturday, with the pool opening at 10:00am, to help ring in the summer season. Admission for Saturday is $1.00 until…

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