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DONUTS AND BLESSINGS TOMORROW AT BRENHAM SCHOOLS

Over 14 churches will be serving Brenham ISD students and families on the first day of school, with the 3rd Annual Donuts and Blessings. This program of the Washington County Ministerial…

BRENHAM, BURTON SCHOOL DISTRICTS RECEIVE GRADES FROM TEA

Brenham and Burton ISDs have received passing grades from the Texas Education Agency. Today (Wednesday), the TEA labeled every school district in the state from an A-F rating.  Brenham ISD…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR VEHICLE BURGLARY IN COLLEGE STATION

A Brenham man was arrested in College Station after attempting to break into multiple vehicles. Officers responded to the 1000 block of Hereford Street in College Station around 10 p.m….

DRIVER INJURED AS CAR STRIKES HOME IN BRENHAM

The Brenham Fire Department was called out to a one-vehicle accident on Tuesday. Just after 5:15 p.m., BFD responded to the 700 block of West Jefferson Street, to reports of…

TEA AWARDING HURRICANE HARVEY DISPLACEMENT FUNDS TO LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Several local school districts, including Brenham ISD, are eligible to receive part of $174 million in emergency impact aid funds. Commissioner of Education Mike Morath announced Tuesday that the Texas Education…

CONGRESSMAN BETO O’ROURKE TO VISIT NAVASOTA

Texas Congressman and U.S. Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke is visiting Grimes County as part of his month-long road trip across the state. O’Rourke will hold a town hall event at…

‘CLEAR THE SHELTER’ SATURDAY AT BRENHAM PET ADOPTION CENTER

The Brenham Pet Adoption Center is nearly set to “Clear the Shelter” this weekend. Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the adoption center will be offering free adoptions for…

WASHINGTON CO. AUTHORITIES WARN AGAINST NEW PHONE SCAM

Washington County authorities are once again cautioning people of phone scams. According to Brenham Police Chief Allwin Barrow and Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak, their departments have been getting reports…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS APPROVE ARCHIVE PLANS

Washington County Commissioners approved the district and county clerks’ archive plans when they met this (Tuesday) morning. The county is required to file this plan annually, as it collects fees…

BRENHAM TEACHER HONORED AT CTAT SUMMER CONFERENCE

A Brenham High School teacher was recently recognized at the Career and Technical Association of Texas Summer Conference in Fort Worth. Career and Technical Education teacher Martha Ratcliff was honored…