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LONG-SERVING WASHINGTON CO. CONSTABLE, FASKE’S JEWELRY CO-OWNER “BUTCH” FASKE DIES

A longtime Washington County Constable and co-owner of a long-standing jewelry store in downtown Brenham has died. Carroll “Butch” Faske died this (Friday) afternoon after a battle with a brief…

WASHINGTON CO. SURPASSES 200 TOTAL COVID-19 CASES, REPORTING 106 ACTIVE CASES

Washington County now has over 200 confirmed cases of COVID-19, although only about half of the cases are active. The county hit 203 confirmed cases after reporting four new positives…

BRENHAM RECYCLING CENTER CLOSING SATURDAY

Tomorrow (Saturday) is the last day of operation for the Brenham Recycling Center in downtown Brenham. Following the end of regular business hours tomorrow, the facility, located at 307 South…

A&M SYSTEM TO OPEN UP CAMPUSES IN THE FALL

  The Board of Regents of the Texas A&M University has voted to reopen all 11 university campuses for the fall semester. With the reopening plan comes a number of…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON FAMILY VIOLENCE CHARGE

  A Brenham man faces assault charges after his arrest Thursday morning. 36-year old Joshua Franklin was taken into custody after officers were dispatched to the 2400 block South Chappell…

LEE CO. GO TEXAN TREASURER INDICTED, ARRESTED FOR THEFT OF PROPERTY FROM ORGANIZATION

The Lee County Grand Jury has indicted a woman serving as treasurer of Lee County Go Texan for theft from the organization. 53-year-old Cheryl Richardson of Lexington was indicted earlier…

237 SUMMER POP UP TO OFFER ANTIQUE, VINTAGE SHOPPING JUNE 4-7 IN ROUND TOP AREA

Anyone itching to shop for some antiques should mark next week’s 237 Summer Pop Up in Fayette County on their calendar. Next Thursday through Sunday, June 4th through the 7th,…

NAVASOTA TO CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH FREEDOM FESTIVAL

Downtown Navasota will host a full day of Fourth of July activities at its first ever Navasota Freedom Festival. Along with the annual Fourth of July parade, the event will…

DPS BEGINNING SCHEDULING OF APPOINTMENTS FOR AREA OFFICES FRIDAY

Residents needing to take driving tests or apply for a form of driver’s license can begin making appointments in Washington County today (Friday). As part of the Texas Department of…

BELLVILLE HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION FRIDAY NIGHT AT BRAHMA STADIUM

Approximately 163 Bellville High School seniors will receive their diplomas tonight (Friday) at a graduation ceremony that has undergone several changes due to COVID-19. Tonight’s ceremony will begin at 8…