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ZORN RECOGNIZED BY AGGIE ALUMNI

A Brenham native and alumnus of Texas A&M has been recognized by the Aggies “Association of Former Students 12 under 12 Alumni Spotlight” Aaron Zorn, a former member of the…

MANTEY NAMED TOP FIRE FIGHTER

A local firefighter has been named the “Fire Fighter of the Year” for the Central Texas Firemen’s and Fire Marshalls’ Association. Tim Mantey, the Fire Chief at the Rocky Creek…

McCAUL RELEASES BORDER SECURITY PLAN

Local U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul has released a proposal to secure the Texas/Mexico border. McCaul, chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, titled his proposal, “Blueprint for Southern Border…

SCHOOL BOARD CONSIDERS RENOVATIONS AND FUNDING

What school renovations need to be made and where to get the funding for them were the major topics discussed at the noon school board meeting today.   District Financial…

COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS INDIGENT HEALTH FUNDS

Washington County Commissioners will discuss funds the county receives for Medicaid 1115 waiver uses, when they meet Tuesday morning. Commissioners are expected to confirm that the funds are a “reimbursable…

91,000 POUNDS OF BEEF RECALLED

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a Texas company is recalling nearly 91,000 pounds of ground beef products that might be contaminated with pieces of metal. Corpus Christi-based Sam Kane…

EARLY-MORNING DRUG ARREST

A Brenham man faces drug possession charges after his arrest early this (Monday) morning. Shortly before 5:00 a.m. Sgt. Curtiss Schoen was called to the 2300 block of South Day…

OVERNIGHT BURGLARY AT LOCAL CONVENIENCE STORE

Brenham Police are investigating an overnight break in at a local convenience store. Cpl. Lance Weiss was called out to the Rattlers’ Store at the 1800 Block of South Blue…

TWO ARRESTED FOR SHOPLIFTING/DRUGS

Two Brenham men face theft charges after their arrests for shoplifting this weekend. Saturday evening Officer Ashley Burns was called to WalMart to a shoplifter who was being detained by…

BRENHAM P.D. MAKES MARIJUANA ARRESTS

Brenham Police made a pair of marijuana arrests Friday in unrelated cases. Friday morning, just before 9:00, Officer Jonathan Phipps pulled over a vehicle in the 2100 block of US…