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LIFETIME LEARNING TO HOLD PRESENTATION BY PROMINENT ATTORNEY

Lifetime Learning will present prominent attorney Don Ervin here Thursday, March 26. Ervin will present “Trials that Made Headlines.” It will be held from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Blinn…

LONG-TIME GRIMES COUNTY COMMISSIONER PASSES AWAY

 Long-time Grimes County Commissioner Pam Finke passed away Tuesday at St. Joseph Regional Health Center, according to County Judge Ben Leman. Finke passed away after suffering a blood clot in…

BRAZOS CO. JURY GIVES LIFE SENTENCE TO MARCUS WATSON

A Brazos County jury sentenced Marcus Watson to Life in prison today after convicting him of Murder for the 2012 shooting death of Trevor Williams, a resident of Bryan. During…

TXDOT PUSHES ALCOHOL AWARENESS PROGRAM

Spring Break is a dangerous and deadly time on Texas roadways with more than 30 fatalities resulting from impaired driving in each of the past two years. In an effort…

JIM McINGVALE TO ADDRESS ROTARY CLUB THURSDAY

Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale owner of Gallery Furniture and co-author of “Always Think Big” will address the Rotary Club of Washington County Thursday at noon. The public is invited to…

BELLE SHOUSE IN ABC DRAMA “SECRETS & LIES”

A former Brenham resident is starring in the new ABC drama series called “Secrets & Lies”. 15 year old Belle Shouse, the daughter of John and Leslie Shouse, has an…

BLINN PROFESSOR TURNS ONE-TIME SUBSTITUTE JOB INTO A 25 YEAR CAREER

John Dujka always knew he would teach music, but he never expected a substitute position at Blinn College would turn into a 25-year career. “I knew I was going to…

COMMISSIONERS APPROVE CONTRACT FOR NEW SEWER SYSTEM

A contract between Washington County and Schultz and Son’s Construction Co for a new sanitary sewer system was approved by the Washington County Commissioners at their regular meeting Tuesday morning….

WASHINGTON COUNTY NOW INCLUDED IN LOW-COST COLON SCREENING PROGRAM

Texas A&M Health Science Center recently received another $1.5 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) that will enable a colorectal screening program to continue…

POLICE INVESTIGATE LOCAL BURGLARY

Brenham Police are investigating a break-in at a local home. Monday morning, Cpl. Steven Eilert was called out to the 600 block of E. Academy in reference to the burglary…