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SCHOOL’S OUT AS BRENHAM HIGH’S CLASS OF 2017 GRADUATES TOMORROW

The Brenham Independent School District has hosted their final day of school today, and joins surrounding districts in kicking off summer today. Releasing at 12pm in early release, the District…

COMMUNITY PAYS TRIBUTE TO FALLEN LAW ENFORCEMENT

Community members gathered at the Washington County Courthouse today (Friday) to pay tribute to fallen law enforcement officers. Washington County Chief Deputy Jay Petrash spoke about honoring the men and…

WASHINGTON COUNTY YPO MEETING TONIGHT

The Young Professionals Organization of Washington County is holding a networking event tonight (Tuesday) at Appel Hyundai in Brenham. It’s a chance to mingle with other young professionals in Washington…

PROPERTY APPRAISAL NOTICES MAILED, VALUES ON THE RISE

The Washington County Appraisal District sent out 21,785 notices of appraisal to residents last week. As expected, property appraisals in the county are going up an average of 10 percent…

SALES TAX REBATES UP IN WASHINGTON COUNTY

Washington County and the City of Brenham saw a jump in sales tax rebates this month. Washington County’s rebate this month was $250,406, which is up 8.1 percent from May…

‘CARNIVAL AT THE DOG PARK’ HAPPENING SATURDAY

Animal lovers will gather this Saturday in Brenham for the Carnival at the Dog Park. The event is put on by Animal Friends of Washington County at their location- 3901…

WASHINGTON CO. LADIES LIONS DONATES NEARLY $12,000

The Washington County Ladies Lions donated nearly $12,000 to variety of organizations this week. The club donated $5,000 to Lions Clubs International Foundation, $5,000 to the Brenham Volunteer Fire Department,…

HUNDREDS OF STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN ‘AG DAY’

Hundreds of 4th graders participated in Ag Day at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Wednesday. Washington County Farm Bureau and the Texas AgriLife Extension Service hosted over 400  students during…

SMALL BUSINESS FORUM SET FOR JUNE 7TH

On Wednesday, June 7, the fourth annual Small Business Forum will be held in Brenham at the Fireman’s Training Center.  It is being sponsored by Baylor Scott & White Medical…

‘WE LOVE OUR TROOPS’ EVENT HAPPENING NEXT WEEK

The “We Love Our Troops” event, put on by Brenham Nursing and Rehab, is set for May 17th in Brenham. The Military Challenge Drive collects food and toiletry items to…