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Dam Lakefest feature

LAKE SOMERVILLE DAM LAKE FEST

This year’s Lake Somerville’s Dam Lake Fest has just about everything for everyone. The Welch Park festival Saturday, features a barbecue cookoff, a fun run and walk, a beach volleyball…

Abbey Rode feature

ABBEY RODE, ALREADY GONE AT HOT NIGHTS COOL TUNES

When you think of the music of the 60s you think of the Beatles, when you think of the music of the 70s, you think of the Eagles. You can…

209 S Market feature

CITY COUNCIL DISCUSSING SUBSTANDARD BUILDING

Much of today’s (Thursday’s) Brenham City Council meeting will be behind closed doors, as they meet with the city attorney concerning a large building in the downtown area that is…

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MAJOR AGRICULTURE GROUP HONORS LOIS KOLKHORST

The Texas County Agricultural Agents Association honored District 13 State Rep. Lois Kolkhorst of Brenham with the ‘Man’ of the Year Award. Kolkhorst was on hand at the ceremonies in…

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POTENTIAL STORMS POSTPONE “MOVIE IN THE PARK”

The National Weather Services says tonight’s (Thursday’s) forecast has a 50-percent chance of thunderstorms, which has post-poned tonight’s (Thursday) Movie in the Park. The free movie to be shown at…

Melvin Jackson Jr feature

BURLGARY SUSPECT BUSTED

A 44-year old Chappell Hill man is facing building burglary charges in a break in that happened last week. Melvin Jackson Jr.,was charged in the night time burglary at a…

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TWO YEARS FOR CHOKING WIFE

A 46-year old Bryan man was sentenced to two years in prison for attempting to choke his wife in an incident in December. District Court Judge Reva Towslee-Corbett sentence Derrick…

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ARTS COUNCIL TO CELEBRATE THE COUNTY’S HISTORY FRIDAY NIGHT

A salute will go out to the businesses, churches, schools from the Washington County Arts Council on Friday. Dr. Wilfred Dietrich of the of the Arts Council says they will…

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BRIDGE DAMAGED IN TRAIN DERAILMENT BEING FIXED

Repairs to a bridge near Navasota, that was damaged last month in a train derailment should be finished next month. The Texas Department of Transportation said Tuesday that it had…

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EXPENSIVE TEA CUPS CHIHUAHUA DOGS STOLEN IN CAR BURGLARY

Some expensive tea cups Chihuahua were stolen in a momentary stop at a convenience store at about midnight today. A woman told police she stopped for just a moment at…