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TxDOT LOOKING FORWARD TO NEXT LEGISLATIVE SESSION

  Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation say they are riding a “wave of optimism” as the state nears the next State Legislative session. According to TxDOT officials, many…

WASHINGTON COUNTY MAN ARRESTED ON THEFT CHARGE

A Brenham man is in custody, charged with a felony theft from last Friday . According to Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak, deputies were called out Friday to a theft…

LOCAL MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANTS

A Brenham man faces several charges after his arrest on outstanding warrants. Brenham Police Cpl. Steven Eilert says he saw 35-year old Sebastian Martinez Monday night at the intersection of…

MAN ARRESTED ON MARIJUANA CHARGES

A 21-year old Oklahoma man faces charges after his arrest late Monday night. Brenham Police Cpl. Seth Klehm made a traffic stop shortly after 10:00 Monday night in the 600…

OIL DRILLING CUTTINGS CAUSE PARTS OF HIGHWAY 36 SHUT DOWN THIS MORNING

Parts Highway 36 between Caldwell and Somerville were closed down early Tuesday morning due to an 18-wheeler losing a load of oil drilling cuttings. The spill occurred around 6am north…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS GET UPDATE ON CONVENTION AND VISITORS REPORT

The Washington County Commissioners met this  morning to hear a presentation of the Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau on their Fourth Quarter Report for July through September 2014 presented…

BLINN NURSING FACULTY RECOGNIZED AT NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Blinn College Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) faculty recently earned national recognition for their strategies to enhance student engagement and success. Instructor Karla Ross and Professors Cindy Manning and Rebecca Presswood…

BURTON ISD TO HOLD SPECIAL MEETING ON HIRING NEW SUPERINTENDENT

The Burton Independent School District Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting tonight to discuss application for a new Superintendent for the Burton Independent School District. The current superintendent,…

BLINN FOUNDATION TO PRESENT ‘BALDKNOBBERS’ AT BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL

A legendary show from Branson, Mo., is coming to Brenham as the Blinn College Foundation presents “Baldknobbers Jamboree” Dec. 14 at Brenham High School. The family-friendly show blends country music…

TWO-YEAR OLD BOY RECEIVES FIRST 3-D PROSTHETIC HAND

Two year old Caedon Olsen is the proud owner of a new 3-D prosthetic hand. Caedon received his new hand today at Brenham High School Monday afternoon This summer, BISD…