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SOMERVILLE MAN SENTENCED TO 99 YEARS IN FAMILY VIOLENCE CASE

A Somerville man has been handed 99 years’ prison time by a Burleson County jury. 37-year-old Richard Laredo, Jr. was sentenced Thursday to 99 years for Aggravated Assault with a…

CALDWELL MAN SENTENCED TO 50 YEARS IN EMILY HACKER MURDER CASE

A Caldwell man is the second person to be sentenced to prison time in the 2017 death of a Rockdale woman. 32-year-old Edward Brannon Barry was sentenced today (Friday) to…

BRENHAM ANIMAL SERVICES ALL SET TO “CLEAR THE SHELTER”

Anyone considering pet adoption has a great opportunity this weekend at the Brenham Pet Adoption Center. “Clear the Shelter” is set for tomorrow (Saturday) at the adoption center from 9…

SEATS STILL AVAILABLE FOR “SHINYRIBS” SATURDAY AT BARNHILL CENTER

A few seats remain available for tomorrow (Saturday) night’s “Shinyribs” performance at the Barnhill Center in Brenham. The country blues/soul band is set to perform at 7 p.m., bringing its…

FORMER BRENHAM HIGH GRADUATE ARRESTED AT PEASE PARK IN AUSTIN, FOUND WITH MULTIPLE WEAPONS

A 2015 graduate of Brenham High School and former Eagle Scout was arrested Wednesday, after police say he brought several weapons to a park in Austin. 23-year-old Dalton Broesche was…

BUDGET AND TAXES ON AGENDA FOR BURTON SCHOOL BOARD MONDAY

The Burton School Board will continue budget and tax rate talks at its meeting Monday. After setting a tax rate of $1.04 cents per $100 valuation at its last meeting,…

ESTATE AND LEGAL PLANNING SEMINARS AUGUST 27TH IN BRENHAM, LA GRANGE

A pair of estate and legal planning seminars will be held later this month in Washington and Fayette Counties. On Tuesday, August 27th, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will…

TEXAS A&M, BEEFMASTER BREED JOIN FORCES

Texas A&M University has announced a change in direction for its beef cattle herd. The university has made the decision to upgrade with two new breeds: Beefmaster and Red Angus. …

“MEET THE CUBS” SET FOR WEDNESDAY AT CUB STADIUM

The Brenham community is invited to kick off the next season of fall sports next week with “Meet the Cubs”. The rally is set for Wednesday, August 21st at 7…

BAYLOR SCOTT AND WHITE CONTINUES OB/GYN RECRUITING EFFORTS

The search continues for long-term support at Baylor Scott and White’s Labor and Delivery Care Department in Brenham. However, officials say the search is looking promising. Hospital Board Chair Shirley…