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RABIES VACCINE DROPS IN WASHINGTON AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES

The Texas Department of State Health Services will launch  air drop rabies vaccine in 17 area counties, including Washington, Grimes, Waller, Fayette and Colorado Counties beginning next week. The program…

HIGHWAYS SAFE DURING ICY COLD WEATHER

While there were numerous reports of traffic mishaps filled the airwaves throughout late Thursday and early Friday,  the local highways were relatively safe. Both area offices of the Texas Department…

COLD WEATHER RELIEF

Some much needed relief from the blustery cold weather is coming today (Saturday), as the National Weather Service has in its forecast highs in the mid-60s through the weekend.  While…

WASHINGTON CO. SHERIFF HOSTS “SUCCESSFUL” FORUM

  A crowd of nearly 200 people braved the weather conditions Thursday night to attend the Washington County Sheriff’s Forum in Chappell Hill. Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak took the…

LOCAL V.F.W. TO RECOGNIZE ANNIVERSARY OF END OF VIET NAM WAR

The Brenham V.F.W. is set to commemorate anniversary of the end of the Viet Nam War with a get-together Monday afternoon. The local post is holding the event at the…

CITY COUNCIL APPROVES TAX PHASE-IN AND MORE SENIOR HOUSING

The Brenham City Council has approved another tax phase-in agreement that could mean an additional 100 jobs for the city. At their meeting Thursday the council approved a request by…

WINTER WEATHER WATCH FOR WASHINGTON AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES

6:30AM UPDATE We are starting to see black ice form on our roadways in all ten counties of the Bryan District.  Travel is discouraged.  For roadway conditions check out www.drivetexas.org…

SHERIFF’S FORUM AT ST. STANISLAUS’ 6 PM TONIGHT

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak says he wants to review with the public his first year in office, and keep the public informed about what the sheriff’s office is doing, …

SHERIFF HANAK: NO ORDER TO STOP TRAFFIC TICKETS

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak says the priority of his office is to protect the lives and property of the people in the county. The Sheriff said “our people are…

DRUG SENTENCES IN 21ST DISTRICT COURT

District Court Judge Reva Towslee-Corbett sentenced a 21-year old Burton woman to three years deferred adjudication after she pled guilty to charges of possession of controlled substances in this week’s…