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PLANTERSVILLE FIREFIGHTERS AND CITIZENS MOURN VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER

More than one thousand people, including firefighters from many surrounding communities, turned out Friday for the funeral of a young Plantersville-Stoneham volunteer firefighter. 20 year old Harley Mullenix was killed…

BRENHAM PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION TO DISCUSS NEW SUBDIVISION

Brenham may have get a new subdivision on its east side, pending approval of the Brenham Planning and Zoning Commission on Monday. A 10 lot subdivision called Oak Alley is…

BUDGET DISCUSSIONS COMING FOR BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD

Next school year’s budget is the only item on the agenda for Monday’s meeting of the Brenham Independent School District Board of Trustees. Preliminary Budget Projections for the 2015-2016 school…

GRASSFIRE ON US 290 EAST

A grass fire on Highway 290 between Brenham and Chappell Hill prompted a call to the Brenham Fire Department for mutual aid Friday afternoon. Shortly before 2 o’clock Friday afternoon,…

SCOTT AND WHITE HOSPITAL TO HOST VALENTINES GALA

“Midnight in Paris” is the theme for this year’s Valentine Gala benefiting Scott & White Hospital in Brenham. The event, hosted by The Scott & White Healthcare Foundation in Brenham,…

NAVASOTA’S THIRD ANNUAL BIRTHDAY BASH ANNOUNCES LINEUP

The Third Annual Texas Birthday Bash in Navasota has announced its lineup for the festival, which runs February 27th and 28th in downtown Navasota. The festival starts on Friday at…

ARTS & APPETIZERS SET FOR MARCH 3RD

The annual fundraiser for the Brenham ISD Education Foundation is set for the first week of March. The Arts & Appetizers Reception and Auction is set for Tuesday March 3rd…

TWO BURTON SCHOOL BOARD POSITIONS ON MAY BALLOT

There will be two positions on the ballot for the Burton School Board in the May 9th Election. The positions held by Burton School Board President Marcus Broesche and Vice…

HOME DEPOT DONATES MATERIALS TO FCCLA

Home Depot teamed up with Brenham FCCLA to build tables for Camp for All. Home Depot donated enough materials to build fifteen picnic tables for a total donation of over…

BISD CONSIDERING END OF SCHOOL YEAR DATE

Classes at Brenham schools will have an unusual way of ending at the close of this school year…..and BISD is considering doing it again next year. The last day of…