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BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO TALK ANNEXATION, DRAINAGE UTILITY CHARGE, TAX REINVESTMENT ZONE EXPANSION

The Brenham City Council will take up several controversial topics at its meeting Thursday. The council will consider annexing, adopting service plans, and assigning zoning to several tracts of land.  …

“FOOD FOR FAMILIES” FOOD DRIVE WEDNESDAY

The 23rd Annual Food for Families Food Drive gets underway tomorrow (Wednesday) at several locations across the Brazos Valley. The effort, being put on by the Brazos Valley Food Bank…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS RECEIVE ROAD AND BRIDGE FACILITY CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Washington County Commissioners heard an update on the ongoing construction of the Washington County Road and Bridge facility at their meeting today (Tuesday). Commissioners received an update from program manager…

LOCAL BLANKET DRIVE UNDERWAY

Bank of Brenham and Washington County 4-H are hosting their annual Blanket Drive. Blankets will be collected through December 13th.  All blankets will be donated to local nursing home residents…

RIBBON CUTTING WEDNESDAY FOR BRENHAM FLORAL COMPANY

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting tomorrow (Wednesday) for a flower shop in Brenham. The Chamber’s ribbon cutting will mark a new location for Brenham…

HALL ATTORNEYS APPEALING DEATH SENTENCE

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals is taking another look at a College Station convicted killer’s death row sentence. Gabriel Hall was convicted in 2015, for the murder of Edwin…

BRENHAM SCHOOL HOUSE REMODELING LEADS NOVEMBER BUILDING PERMITS

A $750,000 permit for remodeling of the Brenham School House led an otherwise light November for building permits issued by the City of Brenham. The permit was issued to the…

ZYTHOLOGICAL SOCIETY “ZYTHMAS” PARTY TUESDAY AT BRAZOS VALLEY BREWERY

The Brazos Valley Brewery in Brenham will be home tonight (Tuesday) to the Zythological Society of North America’s annual “Zythmas” Party. The party begins at 7 p.m. at the brewery,…

MADISONVILLE WOMAN RECEIVES TWO LIFE SENTENCES IN CHILD SEX ABUSE CASE

A Madisonville woman will serve a pair of life sentences without parole, after pleading guilty to repeated sexual abuse of a child and possession of child pornography. According to the…

LUKE, LEIA, YODA NAMED PETS OF THE WEEK

The Brenham Pet Adoption Center has named a trio of “Star Wars” kittens as its Pets of the Week. Luke, Yoda, and Leia are about ten weeks old, and have…