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WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO HOST ACTIVE SHOOTER TRAINING THIS AFTERNOON

The Washington County Sheriff’s office will be hosting Active Shooter Training in Burton at Burton Elementary School this (Thursday) afternoon. Classroom training began this morning, and Active Shooter training will…

BLINN AWARDS MORE $700,000 SCIENCE, TECH, ENGINEERING AND MATH SCHOLARSHIPS

Blinn College has been awarded more than $700,000 to encourage students to pursue high-demand careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Now in its third year of participation, Blinn has…

FORMER BRENHAM SYNAGOGUE SET FOR REDEDICATION

The B’nai Abraham synagogue, which was recently moved from its home in Brenham to its new home at the Dell Jewish Community Campus in  Austin, has been restored and is…

CITY OF BRENHAM SET TO BEGIN WATER LINE PROJECT

The City of Brenham has begun a four-month long water line replacement project to replace water lines on five streets. The streets involved in the project include: All of L…

BRENHAM JUNIOR HIGH STUDENTS GIVEN CHOICE OF ELECTIVES TO FILL OPEN CLASS TIME

Brenham Junior High students will now have the opportunity to add another elective to their class schedule starting in August. Due to the school switching to an eight period class…

BLUE BELL ONE STEP CLOSER TO RETURNING TO STORES

Blue Bell Ice Cream is one step closer to being back in every ice cream lover’s freezer. Blue Bell Creameries has notified the Food and Drug Administration and state health officials in…

“NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS” HELPED MANY IN THE COMMUNITY

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce and Faith Mission with various health and mental health care providers held a Neighbors Helping Neighbors Stay Health Community Forum last night at the…

CONCEALED HANDGUN CLASS BEING OFFERED JULY 25TH

The next Concealed Handgun Class will be held on Saturday, July 25th at 8am until 3pm, at the Salem Fire Department. There will be shooting on the range on Friday…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANTS

A Brenham man has been arrested on outstanding warrants from nearby counties. Late Tuesday morning, Sgt. Kelvin Raven conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of Muse and Harrington streets….

BRENHAM P.D. ARRESTS WOMAN ON DRUG/DWI CHARGES

A Pflugerville woman faces charges after her arrest last (Tuesday) night during a routine traffic stop. Just after 6 p.m., Sgt. Kelvin Raven, who was working traffic enforcement as part…