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A&M CENTURY SINGERS TO PERFORM SUNDAY IN BRENHAM

The Texas A&M Century Singers are making a special trip to Brenham Sunday to perform with the Brenham Children’s Chorus. The Sunday night concert at the W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts…

AFL-CIO ENDORSES CECIL WEBSTER FOR DIST. 13 STATE REP.

The political arm of the AFL-CIO union has endorsed the Democrat in the race for District 13 State Representative. Democrat Cecil Webster has announced that The Committee on Political Education,…

LLOYD SAUNDERS MEMORIAL COOK-OFF SATURDAY

The Washington County Fairgrounds will host the Lloyd Saunders Memorial Cook-off this Saturday, April 7th. A full day of judging, live music, games and auctions will get started at 11…

BURLESON COUNTY THROWDOWN TONIGHT

Burleson County will host its own version of the Food Network’s cooking competition tonight (Thursday). Titled “The Burleson County Throwdown”, 14 teams will compete tonight (Thursday) at the Burleson County…

35,000 EXPECTED AT CHILIFEST IN SNOOK THIS WEEKEND

More than 35,000 music lovers will descend on the rural area of Snook Texas this weekend for the 2018 version of Chilifest. The concert lineup on Friday includes Turnpike Troubadours,…

HERITAGE MUSEUM LEASE ON CITY COUNCIL AGENDA TODAY

The lease between the City of Brenham and the Brenham Heritage Museum will be discussed during executive session of the City Council today (Thursday). The Brenham Heritage Museum building, at…

FINALIST FOR ATHLETIC DIRECTOR TO BE NAMED SOON

A lone finalist for Brenham High School’s new Athletic Director and Head Football Coach could be named soon. Brenham Superintendent Dr. Walter Jackson says the second round of interviews with…

COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE UNCHANGED IN FEBRUARY

Washington County’s unemployment rate remained the same in February as it was in January, 4 percent. That’s considerably better than the 4.8 percent unemployment rate for the county in February…

SPRING WILDFLOWER PHOTO CONTEST

The Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau is holding its annual Spring Wildflower Photo Contest. The contest is free and open to both residents and visitors to the county to…

VEHICLE FIRE CAUSES TENSE MOMENTS FRIDAY MORNING

A vehicle fire at the fuel pumps at the Valero convenience store in Chappell Hill caused some tense moments Friday morning. Both the Brenham Fire Department and the Chappell Hill…