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TRIAL BEGINS SOON IN BELLVILLE FOR MAN ACCUSED OF MURDER NEAR LA GRANGE

Jury selection begins tomorrow (Friday) in Bellville in the retrial of Derrick McKenzie, accused of capital murder in Fayette County. The trial of McKenzie was moved in February from Fayette…

BRENHAM RESIDENTS INVITED TO GIVE INPUT ON CITY POSSIBLY HOSTING PRISONER RE-ENTRY PROGRAMS

The Brenham community is invited to give its thoughts on if the city should provide resources for former inmates working their way back into society. Dr. Logan Yelderman, a psychology…

TxDMV RECOGNIZES AUSTIN, GRIMES, WALLER COUNTIES FOR OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE

Several area counties have been recognized by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) for their outstanding performance. Grimes, Austin, and Waller Counties were among the seven counties to earn…

FINALISTS NAMED IN WASHINGTON CO. BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB TALENT COMPETITION

The finalists have been announced for the Boys and Girls Club of Washington County’s inaugural BGC’s Got Talent. Carter and Camryn Canales, Haley Lichti, and Destiny Ragston were determined to…

“HOT NIGHTS, COOL TUNES” CONTINUES WITH “ROCK-A-FELLAS”

The “Hot Nights, Cool Tunes” summer concert series rolls right along, and this weekend’s show will have a band capable of playing a wide variety of genres. This Saturday, “The…

MAN ACCUSED OF ROBBING GRIMES CO. STORE ARRESTED IN HUNTSVILLE FOR ASSAULT

A Grimes County man suspected of robbing a Dollar General store in 2017 has been arrested in Huntsville on an aggravated assault warrant. 21-year-old Dante Owens of Bedias was charged…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO TALK FM 389 DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS

The Brenham City Council will meet tomorrow (Thursday) to discuss a drainage improvement project on and around FM 389. The council will act on a resolution approving an advance funding…

MOVE OVER/SLOW DOWN OPERATION PLANNED FOR WEDNESDAY

The Texas Department of Public Safety is continuing its enforcement efforts of the state’s Move Over/Slow Down law. DPS troopers will be conducting a Move Over/Slow Down enforcement operation in…

FOUR COWS KILLED IN ACCIDENT EAST OF CHAPPELL HILL ON HIGHWAY 290

Four cows were killed after they were hit by a vehicle early Sunday morning on Highway 290, just east of Chappell Hill. DPS Sergeant Alease Wilson said around 2:30 a.m.,…

INTERNET PROVIDER PLANNING BRENHAM EXPANSION RECEIVES FEDERAL GRANT

An Internet provider planning to build a regional facility in Brenham is the new recipient of over $75 million in federal funding. Nextlink Internet will receive $75.8 million from the…