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SOMERVILLE DAYCARE CLOSES DOWN AFTER ABUSE ALLEGATIONS

A Somerville Day Care Center that had been in operation for more than 50 years has closed down without warning. The caregiver of the daycare at St. Ann’s Catholic Church,…

THREE FINALISTS NAMED FOR BRENHAM POLICE CHIEF POST

The search for a new Brenham Chief of Police has been narrowed down to three finalists. Following interviews last week three candidates remain in the search for a successor to…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO KEEP TAX RATE SAME

The Washington County Commissioners have voted to keep the 2015 tax rate at 52.11-cents per $100 valuation when they met at their regular Tuesday meeting. However, due to an increase…

STATE OF TEXAS URGING MOTORIST TO RENEW CAR REGISTRATION ONLINE

Texas.gov and the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) are reminding all Texans that the online option for renewing a vehicle registration is still available. With the launch of the…

DUTCH CHOCOLATE NEXT ON BLUE BELL’S RETURN LIST

First it was Homemade Vanilla, now Blue Bell has announced that Dutch Chocolate will also be available when the ice cream hits local store shelves next Monday. Blue Bell made…

BRENHAM POLICE INVESTIGATING BURGLARY

Brenham Police are investigating a burglary at a local fast food restaurant. Monday morning, Sgt. Jason Derrick responded to the 400 block of US 290 West to Jack in the…

BRENHAM MAN CHARGED WITH ASSAULT

A Brenham man has been charged with assault after his arrest Monday. Officer Mark Pierce responded to a call around 5:00 p.m. of a man hitting a woman inside of…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

On Monday, around 5:00pm, the Brenham Fire Department responded to 905 Petty St for a reported Structure Fire. BFD units arrived and found a heater in a bathroom on the…

UNITY THEATRE TO PRESENT “ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE”

The Unity Theatre in Brenham will be presenting the story of legendary country singer Patsy Cline, entitled Always…Patsy Cline beginning on Thursday, September 24th. Created and originally directed by Ted…

CITY COUNCIL SET TO DISCUSSED PROPOSED PROPERTY TAX RATE AT MEETING

A public hearing to discuss a proposed property tax rate will be one of the top items up for discussion of the Brenham City Council when they meet on Thursday…