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TWO AREA STUDENTS TO REPRESENT BLUBEONNET COOPERATIVE IN WASHINGTON D.C.

Two area high school students will represent Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative during a tour of Washington, D.C., and a visit to the U.S. Capitol to meet members of Congress. Isabella Stasulli,…

HEARING ON PROPOSED CHAPPELL HILL RACETRACK MOVED

A hearing scheduled on the proposed Chappell Hill Race Track has moved from Thursday, March 26th to Thursday, April 16th at 1:30pm at the request of Charles Von Schmidt and…

BRENHAM ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES TO CONTINUE SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH

 The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees will continue their long search for a school superintendent this week when they meet Wednesday for a special meeting at noon at the Administrative…

BURGLARY OF A BUILDING REPORTED TO POLICE

Cpl Seth Klehm responded to the 1800 block of US 290 W in reference to the burglary of a building on Sunday around 3:25pm. The caller said it looked like…

HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR TO DESCRIBE HORRORS AT BLINN PRESENTATION

Holocaust survivor Lili Gordon will help Blinn College students understand the horrors of World War II and the Holocaust with a special presentation at the Blinn-Brenham campus on Monday, March…

FUNERAL SERVICES FOR ODELL LUECKEMEYER TO BE HELD TODAY

Funeral services will be held today for Odell Lueckemeyer, a prominent Brenham businessman and supporter of local civic organizations, who died peacefully on March 20, 2015. Lueckemeyer was 87 He…

BIDS FOR NEW LIBRARY RENOVATIONS BEING ACCEPTED BEGINNING TODAY

 Bids for the expansion and renovation of the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library in Brenham will be opened today at City Hall at 2pm in Conference Room 2A. The City…

THE SPECTATOR: BLINN UNDER ATTACK

Blinn College in Brenham is under attack.  This is no joke.  Several members of the Texas Legislature are attacking Blinn College with bills that could severely cripple its future.  After…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

Around 10:00 am on Sunday, the Brenham Fire Department  responded to the 300 block of Lott Ln. for a smoke investigation.  Upon arriving on location, BFD found the owner burning…

WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO HOST FORUM

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak will speak at the Washington County Sheriff’s forum on Thursday, March 26th, at 6pm, at the Gay Hill Sons of Hermann Lodge #193. Hanak’s topic…