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BRENHAM TEAM COMPETING IN REGION FISHING TOURNEY

The Brenham High School Anglers ae participating in the Regional Fishing Tournament this weekend in deep east Texas. Nine teams qualified for the Regional Tournament, being held at Toledo Bend…

‘THE VINYL STRIPES’ TO PERFORM AT THE SIMON THEATRE IN BRENHAM

Music of the 50’s and 60’s will fill the Barnhill Center next Saturday night. The Barnhill Center presents The Vinyl Stripes, a 50’s and 60’s inspired Texas based band, in…

SOMERVILLE MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM ON WARRANTS

A Somerville man has been arrested in Brenham on outstanding warrants. 35-year old Joe Angel Kapchinski of Somerville was charged after his arrest Thursday morning. Around 7:30 a.m., K9 Officer…

BRENHAM STUDENTS PREPARE FOR SATURDAY’S PROM

The sophomore servers were practicing their dance routine this (Friday) morning in preparation for the Brenham High School Prom at the Fireman’s Training Center.  The theme of this year’s prom…

COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER HIRING FIRM TO FILE FOR STATE FUNDS

The Washington County Commissioners will take the first step in hiring a outside firm to file for Hazard Mitigation Assistance funds during their meeting next Tuesday.  County Judge John Brieden…

‘FIRE & ICE’ COOKOFF THIS WEEKEND

Historic Independence is hosting the Annual Fire & Ice Cookoff this weekend. Proceeds will benefit the restoration of the historic Independence School House on the Town Square. The weekend kicks…

BIKE RALLY UNDERWAY AT LAKE SOMERVILLE

The Eighth Annual Carts, Bikers & Babes Rally is underway at Lake Somerville. The annual event features live music, stage games, bike games, nascart racing, vendors, and food & drinks….

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO CONSIDER CONTRACTS AGAIN MONDAY

The Burton School Board will again consider the contracts for the Athletic Director and the two school Principals during their meeting next Monday.  The contracts were discussed during executive session…

TWO PEOPLE SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

Two people pled guilty in District Court this week and were sentenced by Judge Reva Towslee Corbett. Christopher Marzano, 21 of Austin, was sentenced to 7 years deferred adjudication probation…

BRENHAM STUDENTS WATCH SHOOTOUT ON BAYLOR STREET

There was a gunfight in Downtown Brenham today (Thursday), but no one was injured or killed.  The Brenham Bandits group performed an old west shootout as part of Local History…