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EMPTY BOWLS HOSTING SECOND ANNUAL FUNDRAISER IN BRENHAM OCTOBER 19TH

Organizers are preparing a fundraiser in Brenham to fight hunger across the Brazos Valley. The Second Annual Empty Bowls Brenham event is set for next Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to…

AUSTIN CO. FAIR LIVESTOCK SHOW RESULTS

LIVESTOCK RESULTS FOR 2019 AUSTIN CO. FAIR (Results as of Thursday, October 10th) BROILERS GRAND CHAMPION: Riley Majewski RESERVE CHAMPION: Logan Schalla   RABBITS GRAND CHAMPION: Jesse Conrad RESERVE CHAMPION:…

HOPE RISING HOSTING “DANCE-A-THON” SATURDAY TO RAISE SEX TRAFFICKING AWARENESS

Hope Rising Ministries is looking to raise awareness of the issue of human sex trafficking with a crowdfunding event tomorrow (Saturday) in Brenham. The organization will host a Dance-A-Thon from…

JOB FAIR NOVEMBER 7TH AT WASHINGTON CO. FAIRGROUNDS

Several local entities are partnering to host an upcoming job fair in Brenham. The Washington County Chamber of Commerce, City of Brenham, Washington County, and Brazos Valley Workforce Solutions will…

CUB HALL OF HONOR TO INDUCT THREE NEW MEMBERS

The Brenham Cub Hall of Honor will recognize a pair of elite football players and the school’s most successful head coach at its annual luncheon today (Friday). This year’s program will…

ST. PETER’S IN BRENHAM HOSTING “BRIDGES OUT OF POVERTY” WORKSHOP SATURDAY

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Brenham is set to host a one-day workshop on understanding poverty. The eight-hour program, sponsored by the Episcopal Health Foundation, will be held tomorrow (Saturday)…

BLUE BELL ANNOUNCES RETURN OF PEPPERMINT ICE CREAM

Blue Bell Ice Cream is bringing back a holiday favorite. Peppermint Ice Cream is now available in stores throughout the holiday season. Peppermint is a refreshing peppermint ice cream, sprinkled…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO CONSIDER CAMPUS, DISTRICT IMPROVEMENT PLANS

The Burton School Board will meet Monday to discuss planning efforts across the district. The board will consider the 2019-20 district improvement plan, and the elementary and secondary campus improvement…

EMMA LISCHKA CROWNED AUSTIN CO. FAIR QUEEN

Royalty was crowned Thursday night at the Austin County Fairgrounds, as a new Fair Queen was announced. Emma Lischka was named 2019 Austin County Fair Queen.  Lischka was also the…

TWO WALLER CO. OFFICIALS ARRESTED IN SEPARATE INVESTIGATIONS

A pair of public officials in Waller County are facing charges in separate, unrelated investigations. Thursday, authorities arrested the City of Hempstead’s utility billing clerk, Audrey Nell Zientek, and Waller’s…