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Washington County commissioners are scheduled to meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday in Court Chambers No. 103 at the courthouse to consider several measures, including a resolution of intent to establish a Washington County PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) program.

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.

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The board of trustees of Blinn College will hold a board workshop meeting Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the board room on the third floor of the administration building, Blinn — Brenham Campus, 802 Green Street.

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After more than a year-long search to recruit full-time OB/GYNs to its labor and delivery department, Baylor Scott & White-Brenham announced the hiring of two board-certified physicians — Dr. Vanessa Sarfoh, M.D. and Dr. Christina Prendergast, M.D.

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.

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Two Brenham men pleaded guilty to felony burglary charges in the 21st Judicial District Court before Judge Carson Campbell Thursday.

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City council appointed local attorney John D. Winklemann as the Brenham Municipal Court presiding Judge Thursday after executive session at a regular meeting at city hall.

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.

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Jennifer Taylor, Assistant Chief of Police and Emergency Management Coordinator for the Blinn College District, was among 258 law enforcement officers to graduate from the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia, in December.

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Round Top-Carmine High School junior varsity boys and varsity girls and boys basketball teams host Moulton Tuesday with the first game beginning at 5 p.m. They play at Fayetteville Jan. 24 also at 5 p.m.

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.

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A regular meeting for the Brenham city council will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. in the second floor council chambers in city hall, 200 West Vulcan Street to discuss and possibly act upon the appointment of a Brenham Municipal Court presiding judge for the remainder of the term ending on Dec. …

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The Burton City Council voted unanimously Tuesday evening to adopt an ordinance relating to speed zones, specifically designating the portion of U.S. 290 located within the city limits to be lowered to 65 miles per hour.

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Court chamber No. 103 erupted in applause after commissioners voted 5-0, with Precinct 1 commissioner Don Koester voting in absentia, to adopt a resolution declaring Washington County a 2nd Amendment Strong Hold County this morning.

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Burton ISD trustees voted, 5-2, to extend superintendent Dr. Edna Kennedy’s contract through June 30, 2023, following an executive session Monday evening, held at the administration office.

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.

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A special meeting for the parks and recreation advisory board will be held Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at the All Sports Building at Hohlt Park, 137 Lounge Road.

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Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak has been chosen for membership on a task force to address the growing issue of the incarceration of inmates with mental illness and intellectual and developmental disabilities, which was created by House Bill 3116.

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Contestants from schools throughout the county will be competing tonight in the 65th annual Washington County Spelling Bee.

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A regular meeting of the Burton City Council will be held Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Burton City Hall, 1200 E. Mulberry Street. Council will discuss an ordinance relating to speed zones which specifically designates the portion of U.S. 290 located within the Burton city limits to be set at 65 m…

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The Washington County Commissioners Court will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday in court chambers No. 103 at the courthouse to discuss approval of a resolution declaring Washington County a Second Amendment Stronghold County.

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Dennis Maynard, 58, of Brenham, son of Mary Jo "Cookie" Barnett and the late Gene Maynard, passed away on Jan. 9, 2020.

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AUSTIN — Washington County showed a decline this month in its sales tax revenues, but the city of Brenham saw a slight increase.

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A 31-year-old Somerville resident was sentenced to 10 years in state prison by Judge Reva Towslee Corbett following a hearing in the Washington County 21st Judicial District Court Thursday.

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The Round Top Chamber of Commerce first meeting of 2020 is scheduled for Thursday at the Round Top Courthouse. All Members are welcome to attend. If you have an issue you would like to present to the Chamber Board, please email info@roundtop.com or plan to address it before the meeting. The …

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The National Weather Service predicts strong to severe weather for parts of Texas, this afternoon and evening, so AAA Texas is reminding drivers and homeowners about the hazards they may encounter.

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AUSTIN — The Texas Legislature in 2019 greatly expanded the Texas Water Development Board’s (TWDB) role in financing flood mitigation and drainage projects across the state with the passage of Senate Bill 7 which was co-authored by State Sen. Lois W. Kolkhorst (R-Brenham).

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.

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It all started in a library in the projects in Brooklyn. Howard Berg, who won the Guinness World Record for the world’s fastest reader in 1990, is on a mission to help others be successful in reading fast and retaining knowledge.

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A group from the Texas A&M Telehealth Counseling Clinic (TCC) visited Faith Mission, one of the organizations it serves, Tuesday to speak with the Rev. Randy Wells on the past and look toward the future.

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 277-7373.