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BLINN EXTENDS HENSLEY’S CONTRACT

The Blinn College Board of Trustees have approved a one-year contract extension for Dr. Mary Hensley, District President/CEO. Hensley’s original three-year contract has been extended, and will now run through…

INMATES WIN SUIT OVER WATER AT NAVASOTA PRISON UNIT

Officials with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice says the agency plans to appeal a ruling ordering the water supply at a Navasota prison unit be replaced. Inmates recently won…

ALL LANES OPEN AT BRIARCREST OVERPASS AT HIGHWAY SIX

TxDOT officials say all lanes of the Briarcrest overpass over Highway 6 in Bryan have been reopened. Friday, TxDOT said its bridge division has examined the damage caused Monday when…

BRYAN POLICE ARREST THREE ON MURDER CHARGE

Bryan Police have made three arrests in an April murder. 30-year old Brandon Reed, 26-year old Robert Jones and 19-year old  Zaquarius Glover, all of Bryan, are all in custody….

18TH ANNUAL AUSTIN COUNTY FAIR SUMMER MUSIC FEST, SATURDAY

The 18th annual Austin County Fair Summer Music Fest is set for this weekend at the Austin County Fairgrounds in Bellville. The festival is Saturday with the gates opening at 2:00pm….

WASHINGTON COUNTY 911 HAS A NEW NON-EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBER

Washington County 911 has a new non-emergency telephone number as the transition from a city department to a county one is completed. In October of 2014, the Communications Department began…

LEE AND FAYETTE COUNTIES TO HOST SENIORS EXPO

Lee and Fayette County will be hosting a Seniors Expo, Tuesday. The Red, White and You Senior Expo will be held at the Sons of Herrmann Hall on Highway 77…

H-E-B PRESENTS FIREWORKS ON THE BRAZOS ON THE FOURTH

Once again, H-E-B is sponsoring Fireworks on the Brazos, the Fourth of July at Washington-on-the-Brazos. The celebration at the birthplace of Texas begins at 10:00 a.m. on Monday the 4th…

COLUMBUS MAN KILLED AFTER THREATENING AUSTIN CO. AUTHORITIES WITH GUN

A Columbus man is dead after threatening Austin County peace officers Wednesday near Bellville. 31-year old Shaun Trevor Walke of Columbus was shot and killed when he pointed a handgun…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR EVADING ARREST

A Brenham man has been charged with Evading Arrest in a Motor Vehicle. According to police, 18-year old Devun Roberts Cooksey of Brenham turned himself in after a warrant was…