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MAN CONNECTED TO MURDER IN HOUSTON ARRESTED IN GRIMES CO.

A man was recently arrested in Grimes County, in connection to a homicide investigation in Houston. According to the Grimes County Sheriff’s Office, 28-year-old Erick Diaz-Aranda of Mexico was arrested…

“BLUEBONNET OPRY” THURSDAY NIGHT AT SILVER WINGS BALLROOM

Friends of Bluebonnet Opry is celebrating 21 years of performances with a trio of acts tonight (Thursday) at Silver Wings Ballroom in Brenham. Tonight’s featured performers include Dallas Wayne of…

THREE MEN WANTED IN GRIMES CO. FOR KIDNAPPING, ROBBERY, ASSAULT

Grimes County authorities are looking for three men who are wanted on kidnapping, robbery, and assault charges. Enforcement agencies are searching for Carl Ray Holmes, Jr., Sebastian Portales, and Marlon…

CONSUMERS ASKED TO CUT DOWN ON POWER CONSUMPTION DURING INTENSE HEAT

As temperatures continue to push into the triple digits, the agency that oversees the electric grid in Texas is asking consumers to reduce their power usage when they can. The…

HOLY OPEN GOLF CLASSIC SATURDAY AT BRENHAM COUNTRY CLUB

The Brenham Country Club is set to host the 28th Annual Holy Open Charity Golf Classic this weekend. The annual fundraiser will be held Saturday starting at 7 a.m., with…

RIBBON CUTTING THURSDAY FOR McCAUL’S NEW BRENHAM OFFICE

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting tomorrow (Thursday) at the new Brenham office for U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul. McCaul’s new office is located at 401…

STATE PARKS, HISTORIC SITES TRANSFER TO TEXAS HISTORICAL COMMISSION SEPTEMBER 1ST

Starting September 1st, operation and maintenance of six Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) sites will transfer to the Texas Historical Commission (THC). The 86th Legislature approved House Bill 1422,…

BRENHAM ISD IMPLEMENTS NEW DIGITAL FLYER PORTAL

Brenham ISD now offers a new digital flyer management system. The school district has implemented Peachjar, a system that sends school-approved digital flyers directly to parents’ inboxes.  The “green” initiative…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER RAISING WATER RATE

The Brenham City Council will meet tomorrow (Thursday) to possibly adjust the city’s water rates. The council will discuss an ordinance to amend the rate tariff schedule for the cost…

NAVASOTA TEENS ARRESTED IN STOLEN CAR

Five Navasota teens have been arrested after attempting to flee College Station police in a stolen car. According to CSPD tweets, an officer found a stolen car just before 3:00…