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FAITH MISSION CELEBRATES DECADE OF INTERNSHIPS

 It started as a simple question, “what are we doing to train the next generation of secular and spiritual workers?  Mr. JD Young, then Executive Director of Faith Mission, knew…

AUSTIN CO. COMMISSIONERS TO DECIDE JAIL FATE, JULY 23RD

Austin County Commissioners are set to make a decision at their meeting July 23rd, whether to hold a bond election for the jail and sheriff’s office. County Judge Tim Lapham…

GAS INCHES UP ONE-CENT THIS WEEK

The price of a gallon of gas in Texas went up one cent this past week. According to the AAA Texas, the statewide average price for a gallon of regular…

CITY TO BEGIN 2019 BUDGET DISCUSSIONS NEXT WEEK

The Brenham City Council will begin the process of putting together the 2018-19 budget with a trio of workshops next week. The council will hold their budget discussions, Wednesday afternoon…

CITY EXPECTS TO NAME WILLIAMS SUCCESSOR, AUGUST 2ND

Brenham’s City Manager says he expects a successor to be named for the late Weldon Williams by the first week of August. City Manager James Fisher says the council will…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS COPSYNC BANKRUPTCY PLAN

Washington County Commissioners will look at COPsync’s bankruptcy plan when they meet Tuesday morning. Commissioners will consider the proposed bankruptcy plan for Washington County’s unsecured claim.  The Court could potentially…

BRENHAM MAN FACES MULTIPLE CHARGES

A Brenham man faces multiple charges after his arrest Thursday evening during a traffic stop. Around 6:30 pm, police made a traffic stop in the 200 block of Highway 290…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANTS

A Brenham man was taken into custody Thursday night on an outstanding warrant. Just before 10:30 p.m., 39-year old Juan Zapata of Brenham was pulled over on a traffic stop…

PAIR FROM BRENHAM ARRESTED ON NUMEROUS CHARGES

Two Brenham residents face multiple charges after their arrests late Thursday night at a local department store. Police were called to the local WalMart store just after 11:30, Thursday evening…

LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENT CLEANS ROADWAY FOLLOWING ACCIDENT

The Brenham Fire Department was called out to a one-vehicle accident, Thursday afternoon. The department responded to the 4000 block of Highway 290 East for a crash with possible entrapment. However,…