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FORTNIGHTLY CLUB OF BRENHAM ANNUAL BOOK SALE BEGINS WEDNESDAY AT FAIRGROUNDS

Tens of thousands of books will be available to peruse and purchase next week at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The Fortnightly Club of Brenham will host its annual Used Book…

CHADWICK HOGAN ROAD BRIDGE LOAD POSTED AT “5,000 LBS AXLE OR TANDEM”; BRIDGE TO BE REPLACED

The bridge on Chadwick Hogan Road near Caney Creek Road has been load posted, and construction will soon begin to replace it. According to the Washington County Road and Bridge…

BRAD TEGELER SWORN IN AS MEMBER OF TEXAS STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES COMMISSION

A Brenham native was sworn in Thursday as a member of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Brad Tegeler, the general counsel for the Tegeler Family Auto Dealerships, was…

THIRD DAY OF EARLY VOTING DOWN FROM TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY

Early voting totals in Washington County continue their downward—but still strong—trend. According to County Clerk Beth Rothermel, Thursday had 192 Republican voters and 38 Democratic voters cast ballots in their…

CITIZENS AIR CONCERNS, BUT NO ACTION TAKEN ON BRENHAM-BIG SANITATION AGREEMENT

The Brenham City Council heard an earful today (Thursday) from residents who voiced concerns about the city’s prospective decision to outsource sanitation operations to Brannon Industrial Group (BIG). When it…

BLINN COLLEGE HOLDS RIBBION CUTTING FOR NEW AG BUILDING

Blinn College held the ribbon cutting for the new Agriculture Sciences Building on the Brenham Campus this (Thursday) afternoon.  The new building is adjacent to the W.J. “Bill” Rankin Agricultural…

AUSTIN CO. CRUISERS’ CLASSIC CAR STAMPEDE MARCH 14TH IN DOWNTOWN BELLVILLE

Hundreds of classic cars, trucks, and motorcycles will make a pit stop in downtown Bellville in mid-March, for the 16th Ever Classic Car Stampede. Sponsored by Austin County Cruisers, the…

COCAINE BUNDLES FOUND DURING I-10 TRAFFIC STOP

  Two people from Laredo have been arrested following a traffic stop in Fayette County. Wednesday Narcotics Canine Unit, SGT Randy Thumann and K9 partner Kolt, stopped a vehicle on…

TEXAS BIRTHDAY BASH MARCH 6TH, 7TH IN NAVASOTA

Just over two weeks remain until one of the biggest birthday parties across Texas kicks off in downtown Navasota. The 12th Annual Texas Birthday Bash, celebrating Texas independence, begins Friday,…

“NATURE’S BLESSINGS” QUILT SHOW FRIDAY, SATURDAY AT FIREMAN’S TRAINING CENTER

The Friendship Quilt Guild of Brenham’s “Nature’s Blessings” Quilt Show kicks off tomorrow (Friday). Taking place at the Fireman’s Training Center, the judged show is set for tomorrow from 10…