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LCRA APPROVES BUSINESS PLAN

The board of directors with the Lower Colorado River Authority has approved a business plan for the next fiscal year. Officials say approximately 19-percent of the $858-million plan will pay…

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TAX APPRAISAL NOTICES HAVE BEEN MAILED

14,505 notice of appraisal value have been mailed out according to Washington County Chief Appraiser, Willy Dilworth. Those receiving a notice should receive it by the first of next week….

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WIZARD OF OZ, TO BE SHOWN SUNDAY AT SIMON THEATRE

A Hollywood classic makes an appearance this weekend at the Barnhill Center at the historic Simon Theatre in downtown Brenham. “The Wizard of Oz” will be shown this Sunday afternoon…

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HOMELAND SECURITY OFFICER ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION IN BRENHAM

An officer with the Austin office of Homeland Security was arrested Wednesday on a marijuana possession charge in Brenham. 40-year old Kenneth Charles Gardner of Round Rock was pulled over…

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BRENHAM FITNESS WALK CANCELLED

The Brenham ISD Fitness Walk scheduled for today (Friday) at Cub Stadium from 4:00pm to 6:00 has been cancelled due to bad weather. There is no word of the walk being…

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ROUND TOP FESTIVAL INSTITUTE RELEASES 2016-2017 PROGRAM CALENDAR

The Round Top Festival Institute has released its full list of concerts and events for the August to April season. Split Second Piano Duo is the first concert of the…

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BLINN RECOGNIZES THREE FOR TEACHING EXCELLENCE

Blinn College has recognized three instructors for their commitment to student success and for the passion and skill they bring to the classroom. Blinn has named mathematics instructor Leon Weathersby,…

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STUDY: BASTROP OFFICIALS UNDERESTIMATED HIDDEN PINES FIRE

  A report by Bastrop County property owners claims officials underestimated the size of the Hidden Pines fire last year by 400 percent and reduced resources needed to fight the…

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WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER THREE-COUNTY CHASE

A Houston woman is in custody after leading officers on a high-speed chase through three counties, Wednesday. Authorities say they’re not sure why the woman didn’t stop when a DPS…

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BRENHAM BOARD TO CONSIDER NEW HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL

The Brenham Board of Trustees will consider hiring for the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction position, BHS Principal, and the Director of Communications and Special Projects during their meeting…

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