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NO CONTESTED RACES IN BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL, SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS

There are no contested races in the Brenham School Board, Blinn Board of Trustees, or Brenham City Council elections. The deadline to file was today (Friday) at 5 p.m. Four…

FORMER BURTON VOLLEYBALL COACH SENTENCED FOR IMPROPER RELATIONSHIP

The former head volleyball coach at Burton and Weimar High Schools was sentenced in a Colorado County courtroom today (Friday) after pleading guilty to having an improper relationship with a…

SIX SENTENCED IN 21ST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

A Brenham man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for Delivery of a Controlled Substance- a second degree felony. 28-year-old James Edward Pennygraph III was sentenced in the…

BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE RAISES OVER $210,000 DURING VALENTINE BALL

The Baylor Scott & White Central Texas Foundation-Brenham raised over $210,000 during the twenty third annual Valentine Ball on February 9th. The “Shall We Dance?” themed ball was attended by…

FORTNIGHTLY CLUB HOLDING ANNUAL BOOK SALE NEXT WEEK

The annual Fortnightly Club of Brenham book sale will take place next week. The club has collected more than 20,000 books that will be available for purchase, including a wide…

PAUL KRUSE RETIRING AS PRESIDENT OF BLUE BELL

Paul Kruse is retiring as President of Blue Bell Creameries and as the Chairman on its Board of Directors. Kruse began working at Blue Bell in 1986 and was elected…

BLINN CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROGRAM OFFERS DIVERSE OPTIONS FOR STUDENTS

Shortly after arriving at Blinn College in 2006, Long Le was advised to choose a course of study. With no future plans in mind, the Houston native examined the list…

LAST DAY TO FILE APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOOL BOARD, CITY COUNCIL ELECTIONS

Today (Friday) is last day to file applications for local city council and school board elections. There are still no contested races in the Brenham School Board, Blinn Board of…

‘CHILI WHEN IT’S CHILLY’ HAPPENING TODAY IN WALLER

The “Chili when it’s Chilly Cook-off” is happening today (Friday) and tomorrow in Waller. Registration for the cook-off begins at 3 p.m. today at the Lone Star Jellystone Yogi Bear Park. A…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO MEET ON MONDAY

The Washington County Commissioners will meet on Monday next week. The schedule change comes as a number of commissioners will be at “Washington County Day” at the State Capitol on…