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BURTON CITY COUNCIL TO DISCUSS UPCOMING AUDIT

  One item is up for discussion at Tuesday night’s meeting of the Burton City Council. Council members will consider acceptance of the engagement letter from Medack and Oltmann LLP…

BURTON ISD BOARD TO DISCUSS ‘FIRST’ RATING

A public hearing on the Burton ISD’s Financial Accountability Rating tops the agenda for Monday’s Board of Trustees meeting. The public meeting on the Annual School FIRST rating will be…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO MEET TUESDAY

  Washington County Commissioners are expected to approve descriptions for new positions with EMS, when they meet Tuesday morning. Commissioners are expected to approve the new posts in relation to…

ZIMMERMAN NAMED FAYETTE CO. ‘DEPUTY OF THE QUARTER’

  Fayette County Deputy Mark Zimmerman has received the award for Deputy of the 4th Quarter through the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Keith Korenek presents this award to deputies…

LOCAL GAS PRICES FALL 3-CENTS THIS WEEK

Gas priced have fallen in Brenham and across the state, this past week. The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.22 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according…

BRENHAM MEMORIAL HOSTING ‘SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE’ SUNDAY

Brenham Memorial Chapel is hosting a special holiday Service of Remembrance, tomorrow (Sunday). The service, offering encouragement to the community during the holiday season, will be held at 2:00 p.m….

TEEN DRIVER INDICTED IN COLLEGE STATION HIT-&-RUN DEATH

  The hit-and-run driver, who struck and killed a Texas A&M student, has been indicted by a Brazos County grand jury. 17-year old Pedro Puga of Bryan reportedly struck Carly…

FORMER KBTX NEWSMAN JOE BROWN DIES AT 56

  Former KBTX TV-3 anchor Joe Brown died Friday after a 10-month battle with cancer. Brown, a native of Madisonville, joined KBTX briefly in 1989 as a reporter, but left…

WATER WELL SEMINAR TO BE HELD MONDAY

Local landowners are invited to a free seminar Monday night to discuss household water wells. The educational training is designed for private well owners who want to become familiar with…

RIDERS IN THE SKY TO PERFORM AT BLINN SUNDAY

The legendary Riders in the Sky will bring their holiday favorite “Christmas the Cowboy Way” to the Blinn College’s O’Donnell Performing Arts Center, Sunday afternoon (Dec. 8). The 4:00 p.m….