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INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO FAYETTE COUNTY FIRE

The investigation continues on the cause of a structure fire near Ledbetter and Carmine reported Sunday. Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the scene of a structure fire near…

CALDWELL FIREFIGHTER HIT BY 18 WHEELER

“Amazing, spectacular” was the way a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper described the survival of a 19-year old Caldwell firefighter when he was struck by an 18 wheel tractor…

NEW VA PATIENTS FACE LONG WAITS IN TEXAS

Texas veterans seeking help at VA centers are looking at long waits, according to a report from the Associated Press. The findings were part of a national audit of 731…

HEARNE POLICE OFFICER FACES FURTHER LEGAL TROUBLES

Former Hearne police officer Stephen Stern, who was fired days after he shot and killed a 93-year old woman in a domestic dispute, is now facing a lawsuit charging harassment….

MADISONVILLE MAN ARRESTED–CHARGED WITH KILLING EX-WIFE

Madisonville authorities have charged 47-year old Jose Martinex with killing his ex-wife, last (Sunday) night in front of her house. Martinez allegedly drove to the home of his ex-wife, 44-year…

HUMAN REMAINS DISCOVERED IN MILAN COUNTY

An autopsy has been ordered after the discovery of human remains in Milam County. The body was found Saturday in a densely wooded area north of County Road-104. Searchers had…

WASHINGTON COUNTY READ COMING AGAIN

For the past six years Lifetime Learning has sponsored the Washington County Read, an effort to have everyone in the county read the same book, then review and discuss it….

FIREWORKS ON THE FOURTH COMING AGAIN TO WASHINGTON ON THE BRAZOS

The highlight of the summer is for most people, the Fourth of July and this year is no exception at the Washington On the Brazos State Historic Park. The celebration,…

RAIN IS EXPECTED TO ADD MORE WATER TO LAKE SOMERVILLE

More rain is in the forecast for the Brazos Valley, meaning the long standing drought may be coming to a complete end. Lake Somerville recently achieved full levels and the…

CASH REGISTER STOLEN IN STORE BURGLARY

Brenham police are searching for a black car they saw drive away from the burglary of a convenience store late Friday night. Police answered a call just past ten pm,…