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BRENHAM MAN CHARGED WITH RESISTING ARREST

A Brenham man faces several charges after trying to avoid officers serving a warrant. 33-year old Tristan Joseph DiCesare of Brenham was arrested late Monday night, after police responded to…

COMMISSIONERS APPROVE AMENDMENT OF CONTRACT WITH KOLKHORST PETROLEUM

The Washington County Commissioners approved amendment 1 of the existing contract between Washington County and Kolkhorst Petroleum for providing liquid fuel at the fleet-station/pump. Amendment 1 now reflects the purchase…

BRENHAM ISD ADMINISTRATOR TAKES POST WITH BRYAN I.S.D.

A long-time Brenham ISD administrator is leaving for Bryan. Monday night the Bryan ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved Michael Watts as principal of MC Harris, Bryan’s alternative campus for…

NAVASOTA FOOD PANTRY TREASURER ARRESTED

The former treasurer of a food pantry in Navasota has been arrested for embezzlement. Tracy Ashley has been charged with embezzling over $30,000 over the past five years from the…

BLINN BOARD TO DISCUSS AGREEMENT WITH KIRKSEY ARCHITECTURE

The Blinn Board of Trustees will discuss authorizing the District President/CEO to execute an amended Professional Services Agreement with Kirksey Architecture for the design and construction phase services related to…

STATEWIDE TESTING PROBLEMS DELAY RESULTS TO DISTRICT

The Brenham School Board would normally be reviewing the standardized test scores of students this time of year, but with the statewide problems with the testing, those results have not…

FEMA OPENS RECOVERY CENTER IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

FEMA has opened up a recovery center in Washington County. FEMA has set up their recovery center at the Washington County Fairgrounds Commercial Exhibit building behind the Washington County Event…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT — INJURY TO A CHILD

A Brenham man faces charges including: Assault Family Violence and injury to a Child. 39-year old Eddie Dorsey Jr., was arrested Friday afternoon by Brenham Police. Around 4:00 pm, Cpl….

BRYAN WOMAN KILLED IN SUNDAY AUTO ACCIDENT

An elderly Bryan woman is dead after an accident Sunday morning According to Bryan Police, 83-year-old Toshiko Hosaka Bessete was pronounced dead at the scene just after 11:15, Sunday morning….

PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS EXTENSIVE FLOODING

Public Safety Officials are meeting Wednesday to discuss the extensive flooding in May. The meeting is being held at the Fireman’s Training Center at 6:00pm. Wednesday’s meeting will be an…