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CALDWELL MAN SENTENCED TO 50 YEARS IN EMILY HACKER MURDER CASE

A Caldwell man is the second person to be sentenced to prison time in the 2017 death of a Rockdale woman. 32-year-old Edward Brannon Barry was sentenced today (Friday) to…

BRENHAM ANIMAL SERVICES ALL SET TO “CLEAR THE SHELTER”

Anyone considering pet adoption has a great opportunity this weekend at the Brenham Pet Adoption Center. “Clear the Shelter” is set for tomorrow (Saturday) at the adoption center from 9…

SEATS STILL AVAILABLE FOR “SHINYRIBS” SATURDAY AT BARNHILL CENTER

A few seats remain available for tomorrow (Saturday) night’s “Shinyribs” performance at the Barnhill Center in Brenham. The country blues/soul band is set to perform at 7 p.m., bringing its…

FORMER BRENHAM HIGH GRADUATE ARRESTED AT PEASE PARK IN AUSTIN, FOUND WITH MULTIPLE WEAPONS

A 2015 graduate of Brenham High School and former Eagle Scout was arrested Wednesday, after police say he brought several weapons to a park in Austin. 23-year-old Dalton Broesche was…

TWO ARRESTED BY BRENHAM POLICE THURSDAY

Two people were arrested by Brenham Police Thursday.   At 7:00 Thursday morning, Cpl. Tommy Kurie responded to 2000 block of East Tom Green Street in reference to a disturbance….

BUDGET AND TAXES ON AGENDA FOR BURTON SCHOOL BOARD MONDAY

The Burton School Board will continue budget and tax rate talks at its meeting Monday. After setting a tax rate of $1.04 cents per $100 valuation at its last meeting,…

THREE SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT THURSDAY

Three people pled guilty and were sentenced by Judge Reva Towslee Corbett in District Court Thursday. Darrell Eugene Thomas, 66 of Houston, was sentenced to 862 days in prison for…

HIGHWAY 6 IN GRIMES CO. SHUT DOWN

The Department of Public Safety has shut down Highway 6 near the Highway 105 exit in Grimes County due to a fatal accident. The accident occurred this morning when a…

ESTATE AND LEGAL PLANNING SEMINARS AUGUST 27TH IN BRENHAM, LA GRANGE

A pair of estate and legal planning seminars will be held later this month in Washington and Fayette Counties. On Tuesday, August 27th, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will…

WORK TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK AT BONFIRE MEMORIAL

Officials at Texas A&M say the Bonfire Memorial will be closed for repairs starting next week and continuing through October 31st. The university says the renovations are necessary to comply…