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WASHINGTON CO., STATE AUTHORITIES LOOKING FOR MISSING MAN AT LAKE SOMERVILLE

Local and state agencies are currently searching for a missing man at Lake Somerville. According to Washington County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Jay Petrash, authorities were called out just before…

BRENHAM ISD BLOCK PARTY, FITNESS WALK SATURDAY AT CUB STADIUM

A pair of popular Brenham school district events will combine this weekend for a day of fun and fitness. Brenham ISD will host a free block party and elementary fitness…

DUCKS UNLIMITED BANQUET THURSDAY AT FIREMAN’S TRAINING CENTER

The local chapter of a waterfowl preservation group is hosting its annual fundraiser Thursday in Brenham. Ducks Unlimited invites all outdoor enthusiasts to the Fireman’s Training Center for a banquet…

FREE SHOWING TUESDAY NIGHT OF “THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND” AT BARNHILL CENTER

The Barnhill Center in downtown Brenham will show a movie tonight (Tuesday) based on this year’s Washington County READ selection. “The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind”, written by William Kamkwamba…

DENNIS BONNEN SAYS HE WILL NOT SEEK RE-ELECTION

Texas GOP House Speaker Dennis Bonnen has announced he will not run for re-election in 2020. Bonnen released a statement Tuesday, saying “it is clear that I can no longer…

FAMILY FALL FESTIVAL OCTOBER 31ST AT FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH IN CHAPPELL HILL

First Baptist Church in Chappell Hill is preparing to host its annual Family Fall Festival. Attendees can enjoy children’s games and family-friendly activities all for free next Thursday, October 31st,…

WASHINGTON CO. WELD-OFF SET FOR WEDNESDAY AT BLINN HODDE CENTER

Over 200 high school students are expected to take part in tomorrow’s (Wednesday) Washington County Weld-Off, co-hosted by Blinn College and Brenham ISD. The competition begins at 8 a.m. at…

BRENHAM, WASHINGTON CO. LIONS PROMOTING DRUG AWARENESS IN LOCAL SCHOOLS

Lions Clubs across Washington County have been active in their efforts to encourage children to live a drug-free lifestyle. The Brenham Evening Lions, Washington County Ladies Lions, and Noon Lions…

ALLISON JAMES NAMED NEW WASHINGTON CO. 4-H EXTENSION AGENT

Washington County has a new County 4-H Extension Agent. Allison James was selected for the position during commissioners court today (Tuesday). James fills the position formerly held by Charles Seely,…

BRENHAM ISD OFFERING 2ND PARENT UNIVERSITY OCTOBER 29TH

Brenham ISD parents will soon be able to go back to school. The 2nd Parent University will be held next Tuesday, October 29th from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the…