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Cubs end regular season with 11-5 victory over Spring Woods

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HOUSTON — The Brenham baseball team ended the regular season Friday night on the road with a 11-5 win over Spring Woods.

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    A storm system that swept through Washington County early this morning toppled massive trees and knocked out power to some areas of the city of Brenham and Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative.

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    Blue Bell Creameries has begun intensified training of hundreds of employees.

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Blinn softball gears up for Region XIV tourney in Lufkin

Blinn softball gears up for Region XIV tourney in Lufkin

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After finishing with the best conference record in Region XIV as well as the best overall record among the league’s 15 teams, it’s put up or s…

Brown picked 32nd by reigning Super Bowl champion Patriots

Brown picked 32nd by reigning Super Bowl champion Patriots

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One selection after another was announced by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Thursday night during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the…

Lady Panthers win 9-4 over Hull-Daisetta in bi-district

Lady Panthers win 9-4 over Hull-Daisetta in bi-district

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CONROE — The Burton softball team didn’t have what you’d call a strong finish to its regular season. The Lady Panthers dropped their final thr…

Cubettes dominate Waltrip in bi-district, 19-0

Cubettes dominate Waltrip in bi-district, 19-0

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For the second time this season, the Brenham softball team made quick work of Houston Waltrip. The team needed just five innings to earn their…

Brenham/Burton track & field compete at regionals today, Saturday

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Brenham and Burton High Schools sent numerous athletes to their respective regional track & field meets this weekend.

Buccaneers secure playoff bid by beating San Jacinto in opener, 4-3

Buccaneers secure playoff bid by beating San Jacinto in opener, 4-3

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Blinn College baseball did all of its scoring in the first inning in the opening game but it was enough to come away with a 4-3 victory Thursd…

Brenham drops out of latest baseball coaches poll

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The Cubs fell out of the latest Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association poll after losing its second district game last week. However, …

Burton shuts out Iola to keep postseason hopes alive

Burton shuts out Iola to keep postseason hopes alive

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It came down to one game — a win or go home scenario. The Burton baseball team needed to take down Iola Wednesday at home in order to keep its…

Brown could become first Cub drafted in opening round since Whitley in 1977

Brown could become first Cub drafted in opening round since Whitley in 1977

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“With the first pick of the 2015 NFL Draft the Tampa Bay Buccaneers select...” Those words will be uttered tonight along with 31 other picks w…

Maurer looking for first playoff win as head coach

Maurer looking for first playoff win as head coach

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There’s a feeling of excitement among the Cubette softball team. There should be after having a tough season and missing out on the playoffs in 2014.

Buccaneers announce 2015 football schedule

Buccaneers announce 2015 football schedule

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Blinn College football fans will get their first glimpse of the 2015 squad today when the Buccaneers host their annual Blue & White game a…

Blinn student-athletes support adoption awareness

Blinn student-athletes support adoption awareness

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Blinn College student athletes recently stepped up to the plate – figuratively speaking, of course – with a check presentation of more than $1…

Seven Buccaneer softball players named to Region XIV South Zone teams

Seven Buccaneer softball players named to Region XIV South Zone teams

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As the Blinn College softball team prepares to play in the Region XIV tournament this weekend, the squad has begun collecting postseason accolades.

Lester tosses gem in 4-0 win over Waller

Lester tosses gem in 4-0 win over Waller

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One hit. That’s how close junior starting pitcher Dylan Lester came to perfection Tuesday night against Waller. He threw a complete-game, one-…

Iola edges Burton 8-7 in tiebreaker

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After a couple of reschedules, the Burton softball team ended up hosting its second place tiebreaker against Iola at home Tuesday afternoon, d…

Barnes getting opportunity to start after suffering chilling injury last season

Barnes getting opportunity to start after suffering chilling injury last season

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If you were just watching Zack Barnes play baseball this season without any prior knowledge of 2014, then you’d probably have no idea he was s…

Burton baseball ends losing streak with 19-0 rout of Round Top-Carmine

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CARMINE — The Burton baseball team ended its two-game losing streak Tuesday with a 19-0 drubbing of Round Top-Carmine in five innings.

Out of Left Field: Cubettes are back in the playoffs

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It has been two years since the Brenham softball team reached the postseason. Last Tuesday, the Cubettes punched their ticket to the playoffs …

Five Blinn volleyball players sign with four-year universities

Five Blinn volleyball players sign with four-year universities

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The Buccaneer sophomores accomplished about all they could at Blinn and now five of them are continuing their volleyball careers at the next level.

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