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TRACKSIDE ROAD HAS REOPENED

The Washington County Road and Bridge Department has announced that Trackside Road has re-opened, after being closed since Tuesday because of heavy rains that damaged a bridge. Several other roads…

BLUE BELL CREAMERIES ISSUES RECALL AFTER DEADLY LISTERIA OUTBREAK

The FDA has sent out an advisory for certain Blue Bell ice cream products made in Brenham that may be linked to several confirmed cases of listeriosis, and may be…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

On Friday at around 7:53am, the Brenham Fire Department responded to 9525 Iron Bridge Road on Lake Somerville for an overturn boat for a possible water rescue. After further investigation,…

BURTON COTTON GIN FESTIVAL TO KICK OFF 26TH YEAR IN APRIL

The Burton Cotton Gin Festival will be celebrating its 26th year during the third weekend in April, kicking off the weekend on Friday, April 17th by an all-you-can- eat shrimp…

CHAPPELL HILL BLUEBONNET FESTIVAL TO EXPECTED TO ATTRACT LARGE CROWDS

The 51st Annual Chappell Hill Bluebonnet Festival in Chappell Hill will take place this year April 11 and 12th from 9am to 6pm on Saturday and 10am to 5pm on…

TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE FUND PROJECT ON DISCUSSION LIST FOR COMMISSIONERS

The Washington County Commissioners on Tuesday will discuss and act upon the approval of the revised Texas Department of Transportation Infrastructure Fund Project list when they meet for their regular…

A 16-YEAR OLD JUVENILE CHARGED IN CALDWELL MURDER

A 16-year old juvenile male has been arrested in the death of a Caldwell man. On Wednesday,  officers from the Caldwell Police Department assisted by members of the Burleson County…

AUSTIN COUNTY CRUISERS TO HOST ANNUAL CLASSIC CAR STAMPEDE

Over 300 classic cars, trucks and motorcycles will be on display at The Austin County Cruisers 12th Annual Classic Car Stampede on the historic square of Bellville, tomorrow, Saturday from…

FIVE SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

A Willis man has been sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to a pair of drug charges. 23-year old Jakob Schauer was sentenced to seven years on…

NAVASOTA STUDENT BREAKS NOSE AFTER GAME OF TAG AT SCHOOL

The parents of a Navasota middle school student are expressing concern of how an accident with their daughter was handled during a game of tag during P.E. class. The student,…