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LADY LION PRESENT AUGUST WINNERS DURING MONTLY MEETING

The drawing for the August Calendar winners was held at the monthly meeting of the Washington County Ladies Lions Club on August 10. Winning the $500 Grand Prize Gift Certificate…

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BLUE BELL TO BE BACK ON SHELVES LOCALLY AUGUST 31ST

Blue Bell Ice Cream will be back on local store shelves by the end of the month. In a press statement posted on the company’s website Monday afternoon, Blue Bell…

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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON DWI CHARGES

A Brenham man was arrested on Saturday for DWI. On Saturday, around 8:40pm, Officer Jonathan Phipps conducted a traffic stop in the 1000 block of Highway 290 East, where he…

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BLINN RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM CELEBRATES 25 YEARS

Blinn College’s Radiologic Technology Program was established in 1990 to fill a growing need for highly-trained radiologic technologists. Twenty-five years later, 336 program graduates have enriched a lasting network of…

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FAYETTE COUNTY FIRE

On Monday afternoon, August 11th, the Carmine Fire Department was notified and responded to a fire around 3:30pm at State Highway 237 near the Carmine Y in Carmine for the…

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BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

On Saturday around 5pm, the Brenham Fire Department responded for Automatic Mutual Aid with Salem FD to the area of FM 3456 and Pieper Rd. for a smoke investigation. Upon…

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SHINER CATHOLIC CHURCH TO HOST 94TH ANNUAL PICNIC

 The 94th Annual Fall Picnic of Sts. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Shiner will be held on Sunday, September 6th, at the KC Park, at 102 S Ave G…

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REPUBLICAN CLUB TO HOST STATE SENATOR LOIS KOLKHORST

      The Washington County Republican Club will meet Tuesday, August 18, at Blinn College, with the speaker being Lois Kolkhorst, State Senator, District 18. Lois will give a…

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OLD MILL CREEK ROAD CLOSURE

 The Washington County Road and Bridge Department will close parts of Old Mill Creek Road beginning this afternoon, and will remain closed for the next six weeks. The roads affected…

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BUDGET/TAX RATE TO BE DISCUSSED MONDAY BY SCHOOL BOARD

The Brenham School Board is expected to set the tax rate when they meet Monday night. The Board of Trustees will hear public comments on the 2015-2016 proposed tax rate…

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