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PANTHERS VOYAGE INTO UNCHARTED WATERS — STATE SEMIFINALS

The Burton Panthers will be making school history Friday night when they face the Bremond Tigers in the U.I.L. 2A State Semifinals. The game continues the most-successful season in school…

LOBOS LOCATES 25 POUNDS OF MARIJUANA HIDDEN IN VEHICLE

Fayette County Sheriff’s K-9 Lobos has made another drug bust, discovering a 25 pound bundle of marijuana during a traffic stop Wednesday morning. Just before 11 a.m. Sgt. Thumann pulled…

WASHINGTON COUNTY FARM BUREAU RECEIVES TOP AWARD

The Washington County Farm Bureau received the top public relations award during the 83rd Texas Farm Bureau meeting in San Antonio on Monday. The coveted public relations award in the…

WALLER CO. JUDGE GIVES MAN PROBATION AFTER KILLING FRIEND

A family is outraged after a Judge in Waller County gave their son’s killer probation on Wednesday. Christopher Ellison pleaded guilty to manslaughter after stabbing Brayon Molden to death in…

COMMITTEE CO-CHAIR SAYS TRUST ISSUES DRIVING PROPOSED NEW COMMUNITY COLLEGE

The co-chairman of the Brazos County committee calling for a new college to replace Blinn in Bryan says trust and governance issues are driving the movement. Although his committee is…

POLICE IDENTIFY 20-YEAR-OLD FOUND DEAD INSIDE TEXAS A&M FRAT HOUSE

The 20-year-old man that was found dead at a Texas A&M Fraternity has been identified. Matthew Hayes, of Beaumont, was found unresponsive in the Sigma Phi Epsilon house Tuesday night….

SWEET-TOWN DOWNTOWN GINGERBREAD AUCTION RAISES OVER $6,500

The Sweet-town Downtown Gingerbread Tour and Auction raised a total of $6,650 during the live and silent auction held last (Tuesday) night. Susan Cantey was the highest bidder, donating $1,000…

NAVASOTA ISD NAMES SUPERINTENDENT FINALIST

The Navasota ISD Board of Trustees has named a finalist in their search for a new superintendent.   On Tuesday, the board announced Dr. Stu Musick from Hubbard ISD as…

FORMER LITTLE LEAGUE OFFICIALS INDICTED IN AUSTIN CO.

The former Administrator for District-13 Little League has been indicted in Austin County. Ginger Barrett is one of two former Little League officials that have been indicted on theft of…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS HEAR PRESENTATION ON TAX-PHASE-IN RECIPIENTS

The Washington County Commissioners heard a presentation from the Tax-Phase-In Compliance Review Committee during their meeting today (Tuesday). The committee meets every year to review all of the current tax…