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Drug charge results in probation - Brenham Banner-Press
A Brenham man has been placed on probation for four years for possession of a controlled substance. Jordan Anthony Spahn, 41, has his probation for a 2012 possession conviction (less than a gram) adjudicated in district court here Tuesday, Judge Reva ...
Blinn Choral Union, Brenham Chorale partner to present program - Brenham Banner-Press
The Blinn College Music Department will feature three concerts to close its spring season. The Blinn Camerata will perform a variety of works by contemporary composers such as Z. Randall Stroope and Dan Forrest, as well as pieces from the musicals ...
No need for a large military under Obama's foreign policy - Brenham Banner-Press
The knee jerking discussed here last week has subsided. The current reaction to news of the day is wailing and whining. Heartburn is rising to dangerous levels over the proposal to reduce the armed forces to pre WWII levels. The whiners’ lament is that ...
City council to consider FM 389 proposal - Brenham Banner-Press
The Brenham City Council will discuss a Texas Department of Transportation proposal to turn over more than two miles of a farm-to-market road to the city. The council meets at 1 p.m. in City Hall, 200 W. Vulcan, when members during a workshop will talk ...
Burton trustees weighing facility options - Brenham Banner-Press
BURTON — School trustees here are weighing facility proposals that could include taking out a low-interest federal loan to pay for improvements. District administrators and trustees have been considering options on facilities, with a survey showing the ...
Cubs lose to Huntsville in home finale, 7-4 - Brenham Banner-Press
It was a special night for the Cub baseball team Tuesday. It was Parent/Senior Night at Fireman’s Park, and Cub legend Jon Peters threw out the first pitch. Unfortunately, the team lost just their second district game of the season 7-4 to Huntsville.
Burton baseball wins district with 16-2 rout - Brenham Banner-Press
SOMERVILLE — An all-around performance from the seniors on the Burton baseball team propelled the Panthers to a 16-2 victory over the Somerville Yeguas here Tuesday night, and clinched Burton’s first district title in more than a decade. Cody Nienstedt ...
Blinn baseball moves Saturday home doubleheader to 2 p.m. - Brenham Banner-Press
First pitch of the Blinn baseball team’s Saturday doubleheader against San Jacinto has been moved to 2 p.m. at Leroy Dreyer Field. The Buccaneers and Gators will close out their four-game series following a Thursday doubleheader at San Jacinto.
Cubs ranked No. 3, 11 in polls - Brenham Banner-Press
The Cub baseball team is ranked No. 3 in the Houston 5A Baseball (H5AB) 4A Top 20 poll released this week. Brenham is No. 11 in the Texas High School Baseball (THSB) 4A Top 25 poll. The Cubs play their last game of the regular season Friday against Caney ...
Texstar 16s volleyball team - Brenham Banner-Press
The Texstar 16s volleyball team out of Weimar competed in the Lone Star Classic National Qualifier Apr. 18-20 in Dallas. They won first place to secure a bid to the 2014 Junior Olympics/35th Annual USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championship held ...