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FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT SATURDAY

A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for most of the Brazos Valley throughout the day Saturday. The watch includes: Washington, Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Houston, Lee, Leon, Madison, Milam, Montgomery, Robertson,…

AREA COUNTIES ADDED TO DISASTER DECLARATION

Four more Brazos Valley counties have been added to the list of disaster declarations by Gov. Greg Abbott. Abbott announced 24 counties were added to the list of disaster declarations,…

LEGISLATURE APPROVES BUDGET AND CARRY LAW

Final tweaks to Texas’ $209 billion budget allowing for $3.8 billion in tax cuts have passed the Legislature and are headed to Gov. Greg Abbott. On a 30-1 Senate vote…

FAKE $100 BILL USED LOCALLY

A case of forgery is under investigation by Brenham Police. Thursday afternoon Officer Mark Pierce was called to the 600 block of S. Market in reference to someone using a…

EIGHT SENTENCED IN 21st DISTRICT COURT

A Brenham man has been sentenced to four years in prison after his probation was revoked in 21st District Court. 34-year old Glendyce Sean Pack was originally placed on probation…

COMMISSIONERS TO HEAR PRESENTATION OF LIFELINE AWARD TO COUNTY EMS

The Washington County Commissioners will hear a presentation by the American Heart Association of the 2015 Mission Lifeline EMS Bronze Level Recognition Award to the Washington County EMS when they…

TXDOT WARNS MOTORIST NOT TO DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES

The Texas Department of Transportation is warning motorist not to drive around barricades placed at roads that are closed due to the recent flooding. TXDOT Information Office Bob Colwell reminds…

DEB’S CORNER DEDICATED AT BRENHAM MIDDLE SCHOOL

  A reading area at the Brenham Middle School Library was dedicated Thursday in the memory of Deb Tackett, long time Middle School librarian who lost her battle with cancer…

HOSPICE BRAZOS VALLEY TO HOLD 2015 SOIREE “PUTTING ON THE GLITZ”

Hospice Brazos Valley will be hosting their 2015 Hospice Soiree “Putting on the Glitz on Saturday, June 13th  from 6pm to 10pm, at the Fireman’s Training Center in Brenham. The…

COUNTY ROADS BEING CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER

The Washington County Sheriff’s office wishes to advise motorist that FM 50 at FM 390 near Independence an FM 50 north of Clay near FM 1361 at Buffalo Ranch is…