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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES

A Brenham man has been arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop by the Washington County Sheriff’s office. According to Sheriff Otto Hanak, Tuesday at around 10:00 PM, Deputy…

UPDATE: THIRTY INJURED IN NAVASOTA BUS ACCIDENT

Twenty-five students and five adults have been hospitalized after an accident involving two Navasota ISD school buses in Houston. According to a post on the district’s Facebook page, fifth grade…

BRENHAM MAIFEST CELEBRATION JUST AROUND THE CORNER

The Brenham Maifest Celebration is right around the corner and the Maifest Association has released the full schedule of activities.  Beginning Friday, 23 business downtown and around Brenham will be displaying…

NAVASOTA SCHOOL BUSES COLLIDE IN HOUSTON

Officials with the Navasota ISD are reporting that two school buses on the way to Houston for a class field trip were involved in an accident this (Wednesday) morning. The…

WASHINGTON COUNTY GRAND JURY RETURNS 18 INDICTMENTS

The Washington County Grand Jury meet Tuesday and retuned 18 indictments.  Only the names of those who have already been arrested can be released: Robert John Holub, 45 of Magnolia,…

AQUATIC CENTER TO CLOSE FOR ‘CLEAN SWEEP’

The Blue Bell Aquatic Center will be closing their Competition Pool this Saturday morning. The pool will be closed from 9:00-to-11:30 a.m. for a Brenham Dolphins Mock Swim Meet and…

KOLKHORST CALLS ON GOVERNOR TO SHUT DOWN ‘FIVE OAKS’

District 18 State Senator Lois Kolkhorst is asking Texas Governor Greg Abbott to close down the Five Oaks Residential Treatment Center in New Ulm. Kolkhorst, in a letter to Abbott,…

BLINN HONORS GUS MUTCHER FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

Former Texas House Speaker has made a lasting impact upon the Blinn College District During its regular meeting Tuesday, the Blinn College District Board of Trustees recognized former Texas Speaker…

COTTON GIN FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

Burton’s commemoration of the oldest operating cotton gin in America is set for this weekend. Locals and visitors will be celebrating during the 29th annual Burton Cotton Gin Festival this…

BLINN ALUMNI ‘EAT, DRINK & JOIN’ THURSDAY NIGHT

The Blinn College Alumni and Friends Association will host its second annual Eat, Drink, & Join recruiting event tomorrow (Thursday) in downtown Brenham. The event will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Home Sweet…