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BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL HOLDS BRIEF PUBLIC HEARING ON TAX RATE

Public hearing for the proposed Brenham city tax rate was quiet at today’s (Thursday) city council meeting. The council is proposing a property tax rate of 51.7 cents per $100…

BRENHAM JURY TRIAL CANCELLED

A Brenham trial set for Monday has been cancelled. The jury trial scheduled for Monday, August 20th at 9 a.m., in front of District Judge Reva Towslee Corbett, has been…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL APPOINTS WARD-2 SUCCESSOR, ACCEPTS RESIGNATION OF CHARLIE PYLE

The Brenham City Council has announced the newest Ward-2 Councilmember. Albert Wright will fill the seat previously held by the late Weldon Williams, who died in June.  Wright is the…

LAURA STACK SEMINAR SET FOR NOVEMBER 7TH

The Laura Stack productivity seminar in Brenham has been rescheduled for November 7th. The new date for the seminar is Wednesday, November 7th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The…

‘BLUEBONNET OPRY’ TONIGHT AT SILVER WINGS BALLROOM

Several country music artists will be performing at tonight’s (Thursday) Bluebonnet Opry, at the Silver Wings Ballroom in Brenham. Terry Lyne Moore and Matt Mercado are playing tonight, as well as…

BCDC DISCUSSES ECONOMIC ROLES OF CITY, EDF

The Brenham Community Development Corporation (BCDC) met this (Thursday) morning to discuss the new direction of city economic development. The BCDC held a work session between the City of Brenham…

BEES & TREES PROGRAM, FRIDAY IN COLUMBUS

A program on Bees and Trees for Homeowners is set for Friday at the Colorado Co. Fairgrounds in Columbus. The program is part of the Multi-County New Landowner Education program:…

A&M EXTENSION TO HOLD SEED COTTON MEETING

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is hosting a Seed Cotton Education Meeting, next week. The Extension Service of Washington, Austin, Colorado, Fayette, Lavaca and Lee, Counties will host the meeting,…

GRIMES CO. AUTHORITIES REMOVE ABUSED ANIMALS FROM HOME

Authorities removed nearly 300 animals from a Grimes County home on Wednesday. According to Grimes County Investigator Kindale Pittman, the sheriff’s office received an anonymous tip on Tuesday about a…

BACK TO SCHOOL FOR BRENHAM STUDENTS TODAY

Thousands of Brenham students and staff members are returning to school today (Thursday) for the first day of classes. This year, new academic programs are being implemented in the district,…