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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER CONTRACT WITH KOLKHORST PETROLEUM

The Washington County Commissioners will consider amendment 1 of the existing contract between Washington County and Kolkhorst Petroleum Co. Inc. for providing liquid fuel at the fleet-station/pump in order to…

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TXDOT SETS PUBLIC MEETING

TxDOT has scheduled a public meeting for this afternoon (Tuesday) in order to receive comments on the FY 2017-2020 Rural Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for the Bryan District. The TIP…

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AUSTIN COUNTY INVESTIGATES BURGLARY

Last Thursday just after at 8:45am, a burglary occurred at 635 Bob White Lane, in Wallis where the victim had been shot. On arrival, authorities found a female victim who…

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STATEWIDE TESTING PROBLEMS DELAY RESULTS TO DISTRICT

The Brenham School Board would normally be reviewing the standardized test scores of students this time of year, but with the statewide problems with the testing, those results have not…

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FEMA OPENS RECOVERY CENTER IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

FEMA has opened up a recovery center in Washington County. FEMA has set up their recovery center at the Washington County Fairgrounds Commercial Exhibit building behind the Washington County Event…

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WEBSTER ELECTED TO STATEWIDE VETERANS POST

Cecil R. Webster of Carmine in Fayette County has been elected as chairperson of the Texas Democratic Veterans.  The election was held during the state Democratic convention in San Antonio…

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LOCAL TEEN CITED FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION

A Washington County teen faces a marijuana possession charge after a Saturday morning traffic stop. 17-year old Kyle Anthony Kleiber of Chappell admitted to having marijuana in a car that…

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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT — INJURY TO A CHILD

A Brenham man faces charges including: Assault Family Violence and injury to a Child. 39-year old Eddie Dorsey Jr., was arrested Friday afternoon by Brenham Police. Around 4:00 pm, Cpl….

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THREE FIRE DEPARTMENTS BATTLE ROUND TOP FIRE

Saturday morning around 11:15am the Round Top – Warrenton Fire Departments responded to a reported fire on FM 1457 near Mayer Cemetery Road in the Round Top area. Upon arrival…

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FIVE INJURED IN HEARNE CRASH

Five people were hospitalized following a head-on collision in Hearne Sunday afternoon. The accident occurred around 4:30 Sunday afternoon on Highway 6. According to Hearne police, the driver of a…

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