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BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL AGREES ON OCTOBER FIRST FOR EXCHANGE OF SERVICES

The Brenham city council began a busy week today (Tuesday) during a special called meeting at city hall. They were following up on the work done last week at the…

SHERIFF HANAK WARNS OF DANGERS OF LOOSE LIFESTOCK

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak is continuing his crusade to get loose livestock off the rural county roads. He told today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the Washington County Commissioners that woman…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MOVE ON ROAD REPAIRS

The Washington County Commissioners made one more move to get roads in the rural portion of the county repaired and at times replaced after they had been damaged due to…

FAYETTE COUNTY DEPUTIES BUST BRENHAM MAN

Fayette Couinty Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a 27 year old Brenham man this (Tuesday) morning when he was seen sitting at some gas pumps near Schulenburg and not moving. Deputies were…

OAK HILL WATER OUTAGE AND BOIL WATER NOTICE

Water Outage & Boil Water Notice “Effective immediately, the Oak Hill Fresh Water Supply District 1 Water System is experiencing a water well failure resulting in a water outage (July…

BOEHNEMANN FAMILY AND FRIENDS GIFT NURSING SCHOLARSHIP

“The Cynthia Boehnemann Memorial Scholarship is a gift of a lifetime for a student,” said Susan Myers, executive director of the Blinn College Foundation. “Mrs. Boehnemann’s legacy will live on…

MIKE HOPKINS DIES AT HOME

 Prominent Brenham Businessman Mike Hopkins died Monday night at his home. Hopkins owned and operated Mike Hopkins Distributing for nearly 30 years. He has repeatedly expanded this operation which distributes…

CITY COUNCIL DEALING WITH EXCHANGE OF SERVICES AND SUBSTANDARD HOUSING

The Brenham city council begins at busy week with a special called meeting today (Tuesday) dealing with recent changes in the exchange of services agreement with Washington County. The County…

WATERMELON FESTIVAL IN HEMPSTEAD

For a quarter of a century Hempstead has been celebrating the giant fruit that has become a part of summer. The 25th annual Hempstead Watermelon Festival is this weekend with…

TEXAS DELEGATION WORKING ON REMOVING CHILDREN

U.S. Senator John Cornyn has joined with Laredo area congresman Henry Cuellar filed a bill Monday that they hope stem the tide of the flood of children coming into Texas…