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APPRAISAL OFFICE RELEASES 2018 CERTIFIED PROPERTY VALUES

The Washington County Appraisal District announced moderate growth of property values for this year. Chief Appraiser Willy Dillworth has released the certified numbers for Washington County, citing a 3.1 percent…

SALES TAX REBATES UP FOR COUNTY, DOWN FOR BRENHAM, BURTON

Washington County showed a sizable uptick in state sales and use tax distributions this month, but both Brenham and Burton experienced a decrease. Washington County’s total refund was $305,211, a…

BRENHAM BAND MARCH-A-THON, FRIDAY MORNING

The Brenham Cub Marching Band will kick off the 2018 season with their annual March A Thon, this Friday morning. The Cub Band plans to make its annual march around…

FIREMAN’S FIESTA THIS SATURDAY AT FIREMAN’S TRAINING CENTER

Anyone anxious for their fill of steak and sausage is encouraged to come to this weekend’s annual Brenham Fireman’s Fiesta. Saturday evening at the Fireman’s Training Center, from 5:30 to…

CUBETTES & LADY PANTHERS IN VB TOUNEY ACTION

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL BRENHAM CUBETTES (1-0) @ COLUMBUS TOURNAMENT 8:00, CUBETTES defeat SEALY 2 sets to 0 11:00, CUBETTES defeat SCHULENBURG 2 sets to 1 TOMORROW 9:00, CUBETTES vs. TIDEHAVEN…

WASHINGTON CO. FAIR QUEEN CANDIDATES TO BE ANNOUNCED MONDAY

The Washington County Fair will announce the 2018 Queen candidates Monday evening at the Washington County Event Center. Announcement of this year’s candidates is set for 6:30 p.m. on Monday,…

BLINN TO PRESENT ‘SLEEPING BEAUTY’ THURSDAY

Blinn College continues its Family Series tomorrow morning at the O’Donnell Performing Arts Center. Blinn will host a reading of “Sleeping Beauty” at 10 a.m. “Sleeping Beauty” brings the classic…

CITY OF BRENHAM TO TAKE OVER DUTIES OF ECONOMIC DEV. FOUNDATION

Brenham’s Economic Development Foundation (EDF) will soon be under the umbrella of the City of Brenham. According to City Manager James Fisher, the city is taking EDF activities in-house, while…

TWO ARRESTED ON MULTIPLE DRUG CHARGES

Two Elgin residents face drug charges after their arrests following a traffic stop in Washington County. 36-year old Rochelle Diane Martinez and 44-year old Jason Torres were pulled over by…

BRYAN MAN COULD BE CONNECTED WITH MISSING CHILD

A Bryan man has been arrested in a case involving the death of a 3-year old Bryan girl. KBTX is reporting that a man living with Virginia Adams, the mother…