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FAYETTE CO. S.O. RECEIVED NRA GRANT

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office has received a nearly $4,000 grant for firearm training. Sheriff Keith Korenek announced that his office has received a grant from the NRA Foundation and…

LOBOS LEADS TO $2-MIL. COKE BUST

Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies have recovered over $2-million in cocaine after a traffic stop on I-10 Tuesday afternoon. Shortly before 1:00, Sgt. Randy Thumann and K9 partner Lobos stopped a…

INSPECTOR GENERAL INVESTIGATING DEATH AT BSSLC

Authorities are investigating the death early Tuesday evening of a client at the Brenham State Supported Living Center. According to authorities, the woman—identified as Amy Parrish—was found unresponsive in the…

PATRICK WAR CHEST OVER $17-MILLION

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says his campaign war chest has grown to almost $17-million. The legislative session prohibited lawmakers from raising money before June 19, and they faced a…

BRYAN ATTORNEY NEW TABC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

A Bryan attorney has been selected to head up the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. Adrian Bentley Nettles has been selected as the new executive director of the TABC. Nettles was…

CONSTRUCTION MAY BEGIN AT TEXAS WORLD SPEEDWAY SITE

After several years of delays, it appears construction is set to begin on a large housing development at the current location of Texas World Speedway, south of College Station. Bill…

BRENHAM F.D. MAKES RESPONDS TO CALLS

The Brenham Fire Department responded to a pair of calls in the past 24 hours. This (Wednesday) morning, just after 4:00, firefighters were called out to the 400 block of…

FAYETTE CO. S.O. MAKES TWO WEAPONS ARRESTS

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports a pair of weapons arrests in two separate traffic stops, Tuesday. Just after 10:30, Tuesday morning, Officer David Smith pulled over a west-bound vehicle…

SOMERVILLE TO HOST DAM LAKEFEST, SATURDAY

For the first time in three years the Dam Lakefest returns to Lake Somerville. The Lakefest had been an annual event until flooding cancelled the last two events. This year,…

GOODWILL CHURCH TO HOST GROUNDBREAKING WEDNESDAY

A Groundbreaking ceremony is set for Wednesday morning to kick off the construction of the rebuilt Goodwill Missionary Baptist Church. The church was destroyed by flood waters that swept through…