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LOCAL HOSPICE OPENS ‘HERO MASK PROJECT’

  Hospice Brazos Valley has kicked off the Hero Mask Project. Hospice & Atlas Belle Studio have partnered together to encourage wearing a mask in public to slow the spread…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT EXTINGUISHES SMALL GRASS FIRE

  The Brenham Fire Department was called on to extinguish a small grass fire near Chappell Hill, Monday. Just before 10:00 a.m. a mutual aid was issued for the 11500…

STATE COVID NUMBERS CONTINUE TO RISE

  Numbers released Monday by the State of Texas show another 785 Texas residents have tested positive for COVID-19 and there have been 31 more deaths linked to the novel…

BRAZOS CO. POULTRY PROCESSING PLANT REPORTS 26 COVID-19 CASES

  KBTX-TV in College Station is reporting that than two dozen employees at Sanderson Farms poultry processing plant have tested positive with COVID-19. The report indicates that several employees at…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD DISCUSSES AMENDED SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR, HIRES NEW ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT

Brenham ISD is not currently looking to change its upcoming school year calendar to align with recent proposals from the Texas Education Agency (TEA). The TEA has asked districts to…

BRENHAM AIRPORT ADVISORY BOARD TO DISCUSS STATUS OF AIRPORT PROJECTS

The Brenham Airport Advisory Board will go over the progress of several ongoing Brenham Municipal Airport projects at its meeting this (Tuesday) afternoon. After electing a chair and vice chair…

BURTON CITY COUNCIL TO AGAIN TAKE UP LAWN MAINTENANCE ORDINANCE, APPOINT MAYOR PRO-TEM, MUNICIPAL JUDGE

The Burton City Council will meet this (Tuesday) afternoon to revisit the oft-discussed lawn maintenance ordinance agenda item. The ordinance, which would encourage lawn maintenance for the cutting of grass…

WASHINGTON CO. TOTAL COVID-19 CASES UP TO 184, DEATHS AT 24

Washington County officials confirmed the county’s 184th positive COVID-19 case and its 24th patient death Monday. The case confirmed Monday is in a Brenham man in his 80s who is…

BLINN TRUSTEES TO HEAR COVID-19 UPDATE, DISCUSS 2020-21 BUDGET

The Blinn Board of Trustees will meet twice this (Tuesday) afternoon to discuss Blinn College affairs as they pertain to COVID-19. Board members will first meet in workshop to discuss…

BRENHAM ISD FOOD SERVICE STAFF MEMBER TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

Brenham ISD officials have announced a food service staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. The district in a release Monday said the employee most recently worked at Brenham High…