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AGRILIFE EXTENSION SERVICE HOLDING FOOD MANAGER TRAINING COURSE

Washington County’s AgriLife Extension Service is offering a professional food manager training course. The program, called “Food Safety: It’s Our Business”, is designed to prepare foodservice managers to pass certification…

FATALITY IN ONE VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN COLORADO CO.

Colorado County authorities are investigating a fatality after a one vehicle accident early this (Thursday) morning. Pierce DPS reports the accident occurred after 12:30 a.m. on Highway 90, west of…

CALVERT POLICE OFFICER DIES IN AUTO ACCIDENT ON I-35

A Calvert police officer died in an auto accident Wednesday morning. Calvert’s Police Chief announced on Facebook that one of his officers, 32-year-old James Arrick Jr. of Calvert, was killed…

FORMER BURTON POLICE K9 TUX PASSES AWAY

Retired K-9 TUX, who served Burton for more than seven years, died Tuesday. TUX, born in June 2005, began her service in Burton in May 2007, until her last deployment…

FOURTH OF JULY IN, AROUND WASHINGTON COUNTY

Chappell Hill (photos via Holly Ryder – KTEX 106) Parade Results: 1st place- Friday Night Lights $300 2nd place- Cruise Planners $175 3rd place- Naples Cliff Crew $100 Kids Best…

WASHINGTON CO. INVESTIGATING ROBBERY NEAR BRENHAM

Washington County authorities are investigating an armed robbery that occurred near Brenham Tuesday afternoon. According to Lieutenant Eddie Ocanas, a driver picked up two individuals near FM 50 and FM 390…

STATE SALES TAXES UP IN JUNE

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said Tuesday that state sales tax revenue totaled $2.77 billion in June, more than 13 percent than June of last year. According to Hegar, revenue increased…

DEVAULT FAMILY REUNION BEING HELD IN BRENHAM

Over two hundred people will be attending the DeVault Family Reunion on July 21. The reunion tells the life story of Jerry DeVault, born in 1813, who purchased the freedom…

‘BROWN SUGAR BAND’ PERFORMING AT HOT NIGHTS COOL TUNES DEBUT

This Saturday kicks off 2018’s first installment of Hot Nights Cool tunes in downtown Brenham. The popular concert series, drawing an average of 2,500 people each weekend in July, will feature the Motown…

NEXT INSTALLMENT OF SUMMER ‘MOVIES IN THE PARK’ TOMORROW

Tomorrow (Thursday) will be the next installment of Summer Movies in the Park. Tomorrow will feature the third installment in the “Despicable Me” series, “Despicable Me 3”, at Hohlt Park. …