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H-E-B TO ONCE AGAIN SPONSOR 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION

H-E-B, along with the Washington on the Brazos State Park Association, will host the Annual 4th of July celebration, which includes a day filled with family activities from 10 a.m….

WASHINGTON COUNTY ROAD AND BRIDGE UPDATE COUNTY ROAD CLOSURES

The following roads remain closed due to high water as of 3:00pm: Krueger Rd from FM 1155 to Kolkhorst-Schultz Felder Rd from FM 1155 to Allwise Rd Old Independence Rd…

TOUGH TIMES IN BRENHAM

Just when I thought things couldn’t get worse in Brenham, they did.  Although it wasn’t unexpected, the announcement Friday that Blue Bell Creameries was laying off 250 local workers, and…

FAYETTE COUNTY ARREST TWO INVOLVED IN BURGLARY

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports the arrest of two men on Friday that was involved in a Burglary on Luther Hill Road.  Sheriff Korenek informs that the Fayette County…

LAKE SOMERVILLE FACILITIES CURRENTLY CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING

Some facilities at Lake Somerville are currently closed to due to the heavy rains and flooding. The current Parks are closed at this time. Yegua Creek Park:  Boat ramps 1 &…

CITY OF BURTON MAYORAL ELECTION RECOUNT TO BE HELD WEDNESDAY

A recount of votes from the May 9th mayoral elections will take place on Wednesday, May 20th at 2:00pm, at the Burton City Hall. The recount is from the May…

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EXTENDS FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS/WATCHES

A FLOOD WARNING is in effect for Austin, Brazos, Grimes, Waller, and Washington counties until 11:45 am, and for Houston and Trinity counties until 12:00 pm. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH…

TXDOT ANNOUNCES ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE

In Grimes County:  FM 2 around SH 6 is closed. FM 362 closed north and south of CR 302 water. FM 244 closing at Gibbons creek.   FM 3090 closed…

KICKOFF FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE EVENT SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 15TH

Washington County residents are invited to kick off the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Washington County on June 15th from 5:30pm to 6:30pm at Blinn College in the…

POLICE INVESTIGATING BURGLARY OF A BUILDING

On Saturday, May 16th around 9:50 am, Cpt. Todd Ashorn was called to the Westcreek Apartments on Becker Drive for a report of a Burglary of a Building between 8:30am…