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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO HOLD EMERGENCY VIRTUAL MEETING FRIDAY

The Burton School Board will consider delegation of authority and the postponement of its upcoming board election at an emergency virtual/telephonic meeting tomorrow (Friday) morning. The board will consider a…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL APPROVES CONTINUATION OF LOCAL DISASTER DECLARATION THROUGH APRIL 3RD

The Brenham City Council has extended Mayor Milton Tate’s local disaster declaration of a public health emergency due to COVID-19. The council at its meeting this (Thursday) afternoon voted to…

BLINN POSTPONES SPRING COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES

Blinn College has announced it will postpone its Spring 2020 commencement and pinning ceremonies, in light of COVID-19. At the College’s Board of Trustees meeting this (Thursday) morning, Vice Chancellor…

BLINN BOARD AUTHORIZES HOUSING, FOOD, PARKING REFUNDS FOR STUDENTS; APPROVES 2020-21 TUITION AND FEES

The Blinn Board of Trustees has unanimously authorized the issuance of pro-rated refunds or credits to students for the Spring semester for housing, food service, and parking. At the board’s…

SECOND CASE OF COVID-19 REPORTED IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

A second case of covid-19 has been confirmed in Washington County.  Emergency Management Coordinator Bryan Ruemke confirmed this (Thursday) morning that an older male has tested positive with the virus. …

ANIMAL SERVICES SEEKING HELP

  Brenham Animal Services is asking for help adopting and/or fostering the current 41 dogs and 17 cats in the shelter. Animal Services are taking steps to get animals adopted…

BLINN OFFERING ONLINE REGISTRATION/SUPPORT FOR VETERANS

  Blinn College has announced an online priority registration and support resources forum for veterans, active duty service members, and their families. The forum, which is Thursday, March 26 and…

EMERGENCY GUNS AND HOSES BLOOD DRIVE FRIDAY AT FIREMAN’S TRAINING CENTER IN BRENHAM

Those who are healthy and able to give blood are encouraged to come to the Fireman’s Training Center in Brenham tomorrow (Friday) for an emergency Guns and Hoses Blood Drive….

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR BRAZOS VALLEY COVID-19 COMMUNITY RELIEF FUND

The first funding cycle for the Brazos Valley COVID-19 Community Relief Fund is now open. Funding is available to nonprofits and small businesses to assist them as they continue to…

COLLEGE STATION MURDER SUSPECT FOUND WITH ALLEGED MURDER WEAPON

  Authorities in College Station say a woman killed on New Year’s Eve was stabbed to death. A recently released evidence reports says 20-year old Ashli Stewart was stabbed inside…