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DISTRICT ATTORNEY JULIE RENKEN RELEASES REPORT ON BURLESON COUNTY DEPUTY MURDER

District Attorney Julie Renken has released a full report on the murder of a Burleson County Sheriff’s Investigator last month. She reported Tuesday that a warrant was issued for the…

TANNER DAVID WINS WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE

Tanner David a fifth grader at St. Paul’s Christian Day School won this year’s Washington County Spelling Bee after fifteen rounds with 24 competitors at Krause Elementary School Tuesday (last)…

TWO BRENHAM POLICE VEHICLES DAMAGED IN SATURDAY NIGHT COLLISSION

.Two Brenham police vehicles collided  while in pursuit of a reckless driver late Saturday night. Cpl. Chris Jackson of the Brenham police department says that the Chevy Tahoe used for…

WASHINGTON COUNTY EMS SEES FIRST INCREASE IN REVENUES IN THREE YEARS

Washington County EMS Director Kevin Deramus credits a new billing company for the first increase in revenue for the service in three years. Deramus reported to the Washington County Commissioners…

COMMISSIONERS HIRE FIRMS FOR RURAL SEWAGE PROJECT

With the hiring of two firms the Washington County Commissioners at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting, made it possible to proceed on using a $277,000 from the Texas Department of Agriculture that…

BOMB THREAT CLOSES TEXAS STATE IN SAN MARCOS

A suspect is in custody, students are back in their dorms and classes are preceding as normal on the campus of Texas State University in San Marcos after a pre-dawn…

59TH ANNUAL WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE

The best speller in Washington County will be discovered tonight as the 59th Annual Washington County Spelling Bee begins tonight (Tuesday)  Krause Elementary School. Twenty-four of Washington County’s top spellers…

CHAPPELL HILL HISTORICAL SOCIETY GETS $25,000 GRANT TO PRESERVE MUSEUM

The Chappell Hill Historical Society has received a $25,000 community development grant from the Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative and the Lower Colorado River Authority.  This money will be used to upgrade…

OVER $3,000 RAISED FOR FOOTBALL BURGLARY VICTIMS

Over $3,000 has been collected to help Brenham Cubs football players whose cars were vandalized and broken into the same day the team was playing for the State Football Championship…

COUNTERFEIT BILLS IN BRENHAM

Counterfeit bills are surfacing in Brenham again and the police are investigating. The cashier at the Center Drive In at 1607 Highway 105  said a man tried to buy a…