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BLINN NAMES VP FOR INSTRUCTION; DIRECTOR OF BRYAN CAMPUS

Lee and Byrd bring combined 45 years of higher education leadership experience Blinn College has named Dr. Crystal Lee its new Vice President for Instruction and Dr. Jimmy Byrd the…

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MEMORIAL SERVICE THIS MORNING FOR CALDWELL CITY EMPLOYEE

A memorial service will be held this morning for a long-time Caldwell city employee who died in a work-related accident, Wednesday morning. 66-year old Gary Lambert was on the side…

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TRAIN DERAILS IN LEE COUNTY

A train derailed near Dime Box in Lee County this morning. According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, the train went off the tracks at the Union Pacific bridge over…

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TEN SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

Ten people have been sentenced in the latest meeting of 21st District Court in Brenham. 31-year old Justin Ray of Brenham, was sentenced to eight-and-a-half years in prison for Possession…

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JOBLESS RATE RISES IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

The jobless rate in Washington County rose slightly in the month of July. According to the Texas Workforce Commission, the unemployment rate in Washington County stood at 5.8 percent last…

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BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH CELEBRATES 150 YEARS THIS WEEKEND

Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Round Top is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. They will be holding a special service on Sunday to commemorate the milestone. Construction on the church…

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WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS COURT TO DISCUSS PROPERTY TAX RATE

The Washington County Commissioners Court will meet Tuesday morning to discuss the 2016 property tax rate. Commissioners will also schedule two public hearings on the proposed property tax rate in…

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TURNAROUND AT US 290 AND HWY 36 TO REOPEN SOON

The turnaround at the west side overpass between US 290 and Highway 36 in Brenham is set to reopen soon. The turnaround was closed for repair due to erosion on…

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BRENHAM POLICE INVESTIGATE ATTEMPTED VEHICLE THEFT

The Brenham Police Department are investigating an attempted motor vehicle theft. On Wednesday morning, police responded to the Lauren Concrete for the reported theft. The caller said that the attempted must have…

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BRENHAM POLICE INVESTIGATE STOLEN LAPTOP

Brenham Police Officers are investigating a burglary of habitation. Officers received a call about the burglary from the 1100 block of Green Street in Brenham. The caller said that someone…

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