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CUB BAND MARCHES THROUGH BRENHAM

The Brenham Cub marching band kicked off 2018 with their annual March-A-Thon on Friday. The march began at First Baptist Church on North Market Street, and progressed through Brenham to Blue…

BRENHAM DPS OFFICE CONSIDERED ONE OF BUSIEST IN STATE

Brenham has been included on a list of high-volume Department of Public Safety offices. Texas DPS recently launched efforts to deal with overcrowded driver’s license offices, one of which—according to…

SENATOR TED CRUZ TO VISIT BRENHAM

Texas Senator Ted Cruz will be coming to Brenham this weekend. Cruz will be visiting Smitty’s Café and Bakery tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon, from 1 to 2:15 p.m.  Cruz will take questions…

WHERE’S DELLA THIS MONTH IN WASHINGTON COUNTY?

Every month, the Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau features a photo of the German Shepard, Della, at a different place in the county. Last month, Kristy Pieper correctly guessed…

SOMERVILLE BOIL WATER NOTICE NOW LIFTED

The boil water notice for the city of Somerville has been lifted. The Community Public Water System for Somerville issued a boil notice Monday afternoon, after a car struck a…

CHAPPELL HILL TO HOST 13TH ANNUAL LAVENDER AND WINE FEST

Animal and wine lovers can look forward to this weekend’s Lavender and Wine Fest in Chappell Hill. Starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday at the Chappell Hill Lavender Farm, the…

DUCKS UNLIMITED BANQUET TOMORROW NIGHT IN SOMERVILLE

The Lake Somerville Ducks Unlimited Chapter is set to host its annual banquet tomorrow (Friday) night. Tomorrow night, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Somerville American Legion Hall, guests…

BURTON CITY COUNCIL TO SET PROPERTY TAX RATE

The Burton City Council will look to adopt a property tax rate and the new appraisal budget at Monday evening’s meeting. Currently, the Burton property tax rate sits at 50…

APPRAISAL OFFICE RELEASES 2018 CERTIFIED PROPERTY VALUES

The Washington County Appraisal District announced moderate growth of property values for this year. Chief Appraiser Willy Dillworth has released the certified numbers for Washington County, citing a 3.1 percent…

BENEFIT SKEET SHOOT SET FOR SATURDAY

Still Creek Ranch in Bryan is hosting its 2nd annual Pull! For the Children this weekend. Saturday morning, Still Creek will be putting on a hybrid skeet shoot and trap…