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TWO WASHINGTON CO. MEN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES, ONE WITH SEX CRIMES WARRANTS

Two Washington County men were arrested Thursday in Bryan on drug charges- with of the men having warrants for sex crimes. According to police, an officer was at Williamson Park when…

SPRING CLEANUP FOR COUNTY RESIDENTS BEGINS TODAY

Washington County residents are invited to bring their non-hazardous trash to the city’s collection station today through Saturday, as part of Brenham’s annual Spring Cleanup.  Identification which shows proof of…

BLUEBONNET PLANNED POWER OUTAGE TODAY

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative members in southern Washington and northern Austin counties will experience temporary power outages today (Wednesday), as crews complete an upgrade to electric distribution lines. Bluebonnet will interrupt…

HEAD FOR THE HILLS BIKE RIDE HAPPENING IN CHAPPELL HILL

The 13th Annual Head for the Hills Bike Ride will take place today (Saturday) in Chappell Hill.  The ride, which is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Washington County, draws…

ST. ANTHONY BUILDING TO BECOME ‘FOUR STAR CONCERT HALL’

The city of Brenham will soon gain a new concert venue at a historical location. John Elford, the new owner of the St. Anthony Laundry Building, has announced plans to…

PLEASANT HILL SCHOOL TO RECEIVE HISTORICAL MARKER

One of Washington County’s oldest schools will be given a historical marker on Sunday, March 19th during a special ceremony. Pleasant Hill School, which dates back to the 1800s, will…

PROPERTY VALUES EXPECTED TO RISE AGAIN

Property valuations are on the rise again in Washington County.  Willy Dilworth, Chief Appraiser for the Washington County Appraisal District, says property owners can expect to see their property values…

BODY OF MISSING MAN DISCOVERED IN BRAZOS RIVER

The body of an unidentified man authorities suspect jumped off the Texas 21 bridge has been found in the Brazos River. Washington County Water Rescue and Burleson County Investigators located…

HARRIS CO. JUNIOR MOUNTED POSSE VISIT WASHINGTON CO.

Members of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Junior Mounted Posse traveled to Brenham on Saturday to present proclamations to a number of local officials about the upcoming Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo….

WILDFLOWERS BLOOMING EARLY IN CENTRAL TEXAS

The Texas wildflower season is expected to arrive sooner and stay longer than usual, according to experts at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. “Hold onto your hat and fasten…