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CITY OF BRENHAM SEES INCREASE IN BUILDING PERMITS FOR DECEMBER

The City of Brenham issued twenty nine building permits in December, totaling one million, three hundred and fifty six thousand, five hundred and fifty dollars, with the largest being for…

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS ANNOUNCED FOR SEVEN YEAR OLD KILLED IN ACCIDENT

Funeral arrangements for the seven year old boy killed when he wandered on to Highway 290 last Wednesday have been announced. The funeral service for seven year old Jorge Angel…

SCOTT AND WHITE HOSPITAL ANNOUNCE FIRST BABY BORN IN 2016

 The staff at Scott and White Hospital in Brenham have announced the first baby born in Washington County for 2016. Jorge Martinez and Carina Zuniga welcomed Isaac Martinez, born on…

COUNTY AND STATE SEES RECORD RAINFALL IN 2015

The State of Texas saw a record number of weather-related events in 2015, including hail, floods, and tornadoes and droughts, and saw record amount of rainfall. For the Washington County…

BRENHAM MAIFEST TO HOST SERENADE JANUARY 17TH

The decision on who the next king and queen of the Brenham Maifest is only weeks away. The Brenham Maifest Association to host the 126th Maifest Serenade on Sunday, January…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

On New Year’s Eve around 6:30pm, the Brenham Fire Department responded to the intersection of State Highway 36 N. and N. Park St. for a motor vehicle accident with leaking…

PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD TO CONSIDER PLACEMENT OF RETIRED MILITARY AIRCRAFT IN A CITY PARK

The City of Brenham Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will meet on Wednesday January 6th at noon to see a presentation on the possible placement of a retired military aircraft…

TEXAS A&M CHANCELLOR JOHN SHARP TO BE FEATURE SPEAKER AT CHAMBER/EDF BANQUET

The Washington County Chamber is pleased to announce that John Sharp, Chancellor of The Texas A&M University System, will be the featured speaker at the 2016 Annual Banquet. The event…

PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON PLACEMENT OF STOP SIGNS IN BLUEBONNET HILLS

The Washington County Commissioners will conduct Public Hearings and possibly approve the placement of stop signs in the Bluebonnet Hills Subdivision in Precinct Two in several locations in that area…

BRENHAM POLICE CHIEF GOODMAN GIVES HIS THOUGHTS ON OPEN CARRY RULES

January 1st marks the first day that licensed handgun owners may openly carry their firearms, as long as the gun remains in a shoulder or belt holster. Brenham Police Chief…