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MAJOR ACCIDENT SHUTS DOWN 290 WEST IN BOTH DIRECTIONS

There was a major accident involving an 18 wheeler gravel truck, which had Highway 290 W at the 8700 Block shut down in both directions until about 2:30 this afternoon. A…

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BACK TO SCHOOL HEALTH FAIR SCHEDULED FOR JULY 21ST.

Although summer is in full swing, school will be here before you know it. The Seventh Annual Back to School Health Fair is scheduled for Tuesday, July 21st at Sealy…

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ROTARY CLUB NAMES ROTARIAN OF THE YEAR

The Rotary Club of Washington Country recently named Pat McCauley Rotarian of the Year (2014-15). She is pictured (left) accepting the award from Becky Bosse, the club’s president for the…

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FOUR PERSONS ARRESTED FOR BURGLARY OF A VEHICLE

            Four persons were arrested on a charge of Burglary of a Vehicle. On Monday morning, Officer Lance Weiss was called out to the 1000…

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SEVERAL BURGLARIES REPORTED OVER THE WEEKEND

Several burglaries of habitation occurred between Friday and Saturday. The first occurred at the 2300 Block of Highway 290 W, between 8-10pm.  A TV was stolen from the residence.  There…

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BLINN OFFERS STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITY FOR BRITISH LITERATURE STUDENTS

 Blinn College students can register to visit Ireland, Wales and England during a study abroad British literature course this December. English 2322: British Literature I is a three-hour core course…

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TWO ARRESTED IN BRENHAM AFTER HOUSTON HIGH SPEED CHASE

Two suspects believed to be involved in an aggravated robbery were arrested after a high-speed chase that began on the Southwest Freeway in Houston, and ended in Washington County. The…

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MILROY GARDEN AND ORCHARD RECEIVES OFFICIAL HISTORICAL MARKER

 The Milroy Garden and Orchard, located at the corner of Milroy and Scott Drive, in the Walnut Hill subdivision, received an Official Texas Historical Marker on Saturday afternoon. A special program to…

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LARGE CROWDS ATTEND ANNUAL JUNETEENTH PARADE

The annual Juneteenth Celebration and Parade was held this morning in downtown Brenham, with a large crowd filling downtown with spectators of all ages. Following the parade, there will be…

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CROWD GATHERS FOR PRAYER VIGIL DOWNTOWN

A prayer vigil prior to the Juneteenth Parade,  to pray for the nine victims of an attack on a black South Carolina church. Pastors from around the community shared with the community…

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