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LOCAL ROTARY CLUB DONATES OVER $50K

The Rotary Club of Washington County has announced that this year they raised over $50,000 for charity. The club announced, today (Monday) that they raised $56,375 for charities in Washington…

BISD TO HOLD DEVELOPMENTAL SCREENINGS IN JULY

Brenham Independent School District will conduct an early childhood screening next month. The screening will take place, Wednesday, July 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Brenham Elementary School….

WASHINGTON-ON-THE-BRAZOS TO CELEBRATE JUNETEENTH

A celebration of Juneteenth is set for this coming weekend at the birthplace of Texas. Washington-on-the-Brazos will be hosting a slew of activities this Saturday at the park in Washington…

THREE FACE CHARGES AFTER WEEKEND TRAFFIC STOPS

Three people face charges after separate traffic stops in Brenham this weekend. Saturday morning, at 12:30 am, Corporal Ashley Burns conducted a traffic stop in the area of North Park…

TWO ARRESTED ON WARRANTS THIS WEEKEND

Brenham Police made a pair on arrests on outstanding warrants, Sunday. Just after 4:30 p.m., Officer Alex Saenz responded to the 2400 Block of South Chappell Hill Street in reference…

BRENHAM/BURTON ATHLETES NAMED ALL-BRAZOS VALLEY

The Bryan/College Station Eagle newspaper named severl Brenham and Burton ball players the All-Brazos Valley Baseball and Softball Teams. On the softball side, Brenham Cubettes Kat Marshall and Kramer Eschete…

RAIN ALTERS LITTLE LEAGUE TOURNEYS

DISTRICT 13 LITTLE LEAGUE ALL-STARS MINOR SOFTBALL @ LaGRANGE SAT. WASHINGTON CO. 25     BELLVILLE 2 SEALY 17     GRIMES CO. 2 SUN. COLUMBUS 11     TWIN CITIES 1 LaGRANGE 16     HEMPSTEAD 3…

LAKEFEST SET FOR LATER THIS MONTH

Preparations continue for the 2018 Somerville Lakefest at Welch Park. This year’s event has been moved up from mid-July to June 29th and 30th. This year’s event will include two…

CALDWELL/BELLVILLE HOSPITALS GET NEW ADMINISTRATOR

A new administrator has been named for hospitals in Caldwell and Bellville. Kurt Sunderman, the support services director for the St. Joseph’s Health Systems, has been named the administrator for…

DRILLING COULD INCREASE IN GIDDINGS

Officials in Lee County believe the acquisition of an oil company with producing wells in Giddings could boost drilling activity. In a deal set to close in the near future,…