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WASHINGTON-ON-THE-BRAZOS SUNDOWN SOCIAL SET FOR APRIL 27TH

The Washington on the Brazos State Park Association will celebrate 183 years of Texas at its annual Sundown Social next weekend. The social will be held Saturday, April 27th at…

BLINN TRUSTEES AUTHORIZE BOND ISSUANCE FOR NEW SCIENCE BUILDING IN BRENHAM

The Blinn Board of Trustees approved the sale of approximately $30 million in bonds for the development of a new science facility on the Brenham campus. Funds from this sale…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO CONTINUE TALKS ON METAL HOUSING

The Brenham City Council will revisit the contentious metal housing agenda item at its meeting Thursday. The council tabled talks on the ordinance amendment at its meeting on March 21st,…

SENATE PASSES PROPERTY TAX REFORM AND RELIEF BILL

The Texas Senate has passed a bill calling for major property reform to third reading. Senate Bill 2, also known as the Texas Property Tax Reform and Relief Bill of…

“COOL NIGHTS, HOT TUNES” ROCKS DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

Downtown Brenham was packed Saturday night, as crowds came from all over to enjoy the tunes of Suede for the first ever “Cool Nights, Hot Tunes”. Hundreds gathered at the…

WASHINGTON CO. 4H COMPETES AT DISTRICT DAIRY JUDGING

The Washington Co. 4H recently competed at the District 11 Dairy Judging contest. The contest was held in Houston in conjunction with Rodeo Houston and Washington Co. took home many…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS APPROVE PURCHASE OF CAMERAS FOR EMS STATIONS

Several Washington County EMS stations will soon have new security cameras. Washington County Commissioners at their meeting Tuesday approved EMS to make a purchase from Fast Ball Integration for surveillance…

MAN ARRESTED FOLLOWING LOCAL DISTURBANCE

A San Antonio man is in custody after a disturbance, Monday morning in Brenham. Just before 10:00 a.m., police were called to a residence in the 500 block of West…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON WARRANT

A Brenham woman has been arrested on an active warrant. Police were called out Monday afternoon just after 4:00, to the Brenham State Supported Living Center. They found 25-year old…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD ADDRESSES TEACHING VACANCIES, CONTRACT AGREEMENTS

The Burton School Board dealt with several contracts and agreements at its meeting Monday. The board accepted the contracts of new elementary and high school positions for the 2019-20 school…