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BISD AWAITING WORD FROM STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION ON HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION STANDARDS

Bonnie Brinkmeyer, the Brenham School District’s Director of Instruction and Accountability says she is waiting with ‘baited breath’ for the decision from the State School Board about the new and…

FAITH MISSION TO CELEBRATE ANNIVERSARY

The community of Brenham and Washington County is about to celebrate a remarkable anniversary. The Rev. Randy Wells of Faith Mission says, they have making ‘His Mission, our Mission’ for…

GAME CHANGERS HELP CUB FOOTBALL PLAYERS

  Members of the State Finalist Brenham Cubs football team, whose cars were vandalized while they played for the state championship have gotten a big helping hand. Heather Thielemann, of…

CHAMBER BANQUET TONIGHT

Washington County Chamber of Commerce President Page Michel says while they are making the final preparations for this year’s Chamber of Commerce Banquet  tonight (Thursday)  at the Fireman’s Training Center,…

BLINN NAMES TWO DEANS

Blinn College named two deans Wednesday as a continuation of their on-going reorganization efforts that began under President Harold Nolte. The College named Dr. Greg Phillips as the new Dean…

MAN RETURNS HOME TO FIND MAJOR THEFTS

 A Brenham man returned to his home in the 800 block of Durden Street Tuesday after he had been gone for three weeks, only to discover that someone had taken…

RADIO SHACK ROBBERY

Brenham police are investigating an armed robbery of the Radio Shack Store in the Bluebonnet Shopping Center on highway 36 yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon. Brenham police reports say an African-American man,…

MCCAUL NOT IMPRESSED WITH PRESIDENT OBAMA’S STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS

Local Congressman Michael McCaul says he was not impressed with President Obama’s State of the Union Address to Congress last (Tuesday) night. The 10th District Republican Representative reacted within moments…

LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL AT BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL

Thursday is opening night for the annual Spring musical by the Brenham High School Drama department. This year it is the musical edition of the hit movie ‘Legally Blonde.’  This…

NEW PROGRAM BRINGS MONEY TO COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE

Washington County Clerk Beth Rothermel told the County Commissioners at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting that while her office collected some $2000 less in 2013 her office has implemented a new program…