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TEXAS GETS RECORD-INTEREST ON SHORT-TERM NOTES

The State of Texas has announced a record-low interest rate for its short-term notes. State Comptroller Susan Combs announced Tuesday’s sale of $5.4 billion in Texas Tax and Revenue Anticipation…

LONGTIME 12TH MAN EDITOR DIES AT 49

A fixture of Aggieland athletics died unexpectedly, Tuesday. Longtime 12th Man Magazine editor Homer Jacobs died Tuesday morning. The cause of death is unknown and an autopsy has been ordered. The 1987…

BLINN RECEIVES TEXAS WORKFORCE COMMISSION GRANT

The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded Blinn College a grant worth $115,145 to provide safety and skills training for almost 200 employees at a new pipe mill located in Bryan….

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES GO SMOOTH FOR BISD

The 2014-15 school year has kicked off in Brenham, Monday. Over 4600 students made their way to class on opening day on the district’s eight campuses. BISD Superintendent Sam Bell…

BRENHAM POLICE ARREST MAN ON ASSAULT CHARGE

A 44-year old New Caney man faces assault charges after his arrest. Brenham Police Cpl. Lance Weiss was called out to the 200 block of South Drumm shortly before midnight…

WALLER CO. CHASE LEADS TO ARREST

A Houston man is behind bars after a high-speed chase early this (Tuesday) morning in Waller County. Officials said it all started when a Waller County deputy tried to pull…

BRENHAM MAN CHARGED WITH MARIJUANA POSSESSION

A Brenham man faces a marijuana possession charge after a traffic stop Monday night. Cpl. Lance Weiss pulled a car driven by 40-year Dennis Jerome Watson over around 8:00 pm…

BRENHAM POLICE LOOKING FOR STOLEN TRAILER

Brenham Police are searching for a stolen trailer. Monday afternoon, Cpl. Eddie Ortega was dispatched to the 1700 block of FM 389 in reference to the theft of a U…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS APROVE INTERLOCAL AGREEMENT

The County Commissioners meeting was brief this morning with mostly routine business and reports.  Precinct 3 Commissioner Kirk Hanath led the meeting because County Judge John Brieden is at the…

HUNTSVILLE MURDER SUSPECT TURNS HIMSELF IN

A 19-year old murder suspect has turned himself in to Huntsville Police. Garius O’Bryant was being sought for his part in last Friday’s shooting death of 61-year old Ray Charles…