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BLINN STUDENTS WIN EIGHT AWARDS AT SPEECH AND THEATRE PLAY FESTIVAL

 The Blinn College-Brenham campus Theatre Arts Department recently captured eight awards at the Texas Community College Speech and Theatre Association Play Festival for its production of George Bernard Shaw’s “Pygmalion.”…

BELLVILLE CHAMBER TO HOST AREA-WIDE GARAGE SALE

The Bellville Chamber of Commerce and the Bellville Lions Club will be presenting the third Annual Spring Area-Wide Garage Sale tomorrow from 8am to 2pm. The sales will be at…

BRENHAM JUNIOR HIGH STUDENTS ATTEND DWI PRESENTATION

  Sgt. Carl Wiesepape, Cpl. Joe Merkley and Cpl. Eddie Ocanas brought the “drunk” glasses to Kameron Stelter’s classes on Thursday. The officers, who were joined by Capt. Trey Gully, talked…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES INSTRUCTIONAL CALENDAR FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR

The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees approved the 2015-2016 District Instructional Calendar at their Thursday night meeting at Brenham High School. 2015-2016 Instructional Calendar The first day of school is…

SCHUBERT BELIEVES THE NEEDS OF ALL OF BLINN CAMPUSES NEED TO BE CONSIDERED

A bill filed by State Representative John Raney would require the Blinn College campus in Bryan to have representatives if the bill should become law. Raney says he is working…

AUSTIN COUNTY TEXAS AGRILIFE ANNOUNCES SHACKELFORD RESIGNATION

After more than 15 years of service, Dr. Philip Shackelford of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service of Austin County, will be leaving Austin County as the County Extension Agent for…

PUBLIC INVITED TO CELEBRATE WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY

The public is invited to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day on Saturday, March 21st at 11am at Fireman’s Park. It will be a day to bring your family and friends…

SCHOOL BOARD READY TO MOVE ON TO FINAL PHASE OF SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH

The Brenham School Board has concluded another round of interviews for superintendent in their quest to pick a finalist for the position. Over 70 applicants applied for the position after…

SCHUBERT INTRODUCES THREE BILLS IN FIRST WEEK OF OFFICE

Representative Leighton Schubert has introduced three bills since taking office a little more than a week ago. His bills include a repeal of the state franchise tax, a bill to…

BLINN ALUMNUS BRINGS EXPLOSIVE TALENTS TO NEW DISCOVERY CHANNEL SHOW

From the time he first learned to make gunpowder as a 7-year-old, Matt Barnett knew he wanted to work with explosives. But it wasn’t until he attended Blinn College that…