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OWNER OF GIDDINGS RESTAURANT FOUND DEAD AFTER FIRE

State agencies have begun their investigation into a deadly fire Sunday evening at a restaurant north of Giddings. Authorities responded to reports of a fire at the Loebau Wagon Stop…

CALDWELL MAN SENTENCED TO 60 YEARS FOR CONTINUOUS SEXUAL ABUSE OF YOUNG CHILD

A Caldwell man has been given 60 years in prison for Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Young Child. 39-year-old Aurelio Hernandez-Cruz was sentenced Monday afternoon, after he was convicted by…

ONE HOSPITALIZED AFTER FRIDAY ACCIDENT IN BRENHAM ON 290 FEEDER ROAD

One person was taken to the hospital after a Friday afternoon accident off Highway 290 in Brenham. The Brenham Fire Department was dispatched just after 4 p.m. to a report…

PRENZLER FAMILY DONATES $15,000 TO ESTABLISH BLINN ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

Members of the Prenzler family recently gifted $15,000 to the Blinn College Foundation to establish an endowed scholarship for students. The scholarship will be open to students with at least…

THREE ARRESTED AFTER FRIDAY DISTURBANCE

A trio of Brenham teens have been arrested after a disturbance Friday afternoon. Police were called to the 400 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway just after 3:00 p.m.,…

CHAPPELL HILL MAN CHARGED WITH ASSAULT

A Washington County man has been arrested on a number of charges after a disturbance, Saturday afternoon. Just before 2:00 pm, Saturday, 30-year old Johnnie Hardman of Chappell Hill was…

TWO ARRESTED ON LOCAL WARRANTS

Two people have been arrested over the weekend on outstanding warrants. Friday, at around 4:00 pm, police located 41-year old Arlyn Maxie of Brenham, in the 300 block of Lois…

LOCAL PEDIATRICIAN WARNS AGAINST LEAVING CHILDREN IN HOT CARS

With the official start of summer comes the hottest parts of the year. As temperatures rise, it’s important to keep in mind how quickly vehicles can heat up, and how…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED AGAIN FOR ‘PUBLIC INTOXICATION’

A Brenham man has been arrested once-again on a public intoxication charge. Sunday night, around 8:00, police say they spotted 53-year old Floyd Schulz Jr. of Brenham in the 900…

“ABIGAIL” NAMED PET OF THE WEEK

The Brenham Pet Adoption center has named “Abigail” as its Pet of the Week. Abigail is a domestic longhair cat, about six years old.  She turned up on a downtown…