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Former Buccaneer Rutherford claims CEFL title - Brenham Banner-Press
Former Blinn Buccaneer Shaun Rutherford now has two championships to his name. Rutherford claimed a Central European Football League (CEFL) championship with his Belgrade SBB Vukovi team last week. Belgrade beat the Ljubljana Silverhawks 27-17 in the CEFL ...
County receives platinum transparency award - Brenham Banner-Press
Washington County Judge John Brieden presented the 2014 Platinum Leadership Circle Certificate to the auditor and treasurer’s offices at this morning’s commissioners court meeting. This is the first year for Washington County to receive the Platinum ...
Brenham Beat - Brenham Banner-Press
The Brenham Police Department during the 24-hour period ending at 7 a.m. today responded to 40 calls and two accidents. Central communications had 1,818 radio transmissions on the central communications system and 159 calls to the 911 emergency phone ...
Authorities: Victim who claims assault uncooperative - Brenham Banner-Press
Washington County authorities say their investigation into a jail prisoner’s claims that she was raped while in custody is being hampered by the alleged victim herself. The woman, 22, claimed she was sexually assaulted in the jail late Thursday night or ...
Astros top Oakland 7-3 - Brenham Banner-Press
HOUSTON (Sp) — The Astros' $30 million man, Scott Feldman, tries to make it two in a row against the American League West division-leading Oakland A's at 7:05 p.m. today in game 5 of a 10-game home stand, that includes Toronto Thursday through Sunday.
Growing your business: Tips for applying for small business loans - Brenham Banner-Press
(BPT) - The outlook for small business is up with many business owners feeling good about the future of the economy, their financial positions and their plans for growth, according to Capital One’s Spark Business Barometer. But for many business owners ...
Back-to-school nutrition primer: Give kids a healthy head start on academic success - Brenham Banner-Press
(BPT) - Parents arm their kids with a plethora of school supplies, new attire and the latest technology to prepare them for a successful school year. But one of the most important components of academic success is often overlooked: nutrition. “Having ...
Technology Can Inspire Kids' Outdoor Adventures - Brenham Banner-Press
(StatePoint) With today’s engaging technology, it can be hard to get kids off the couch and outside. But no matter what your child’s interests are, outdoor time is important. Here are some ways to inspire kids to get outside without sacrificing their ...
Natural stress relievers for families busy with school - Brenham Banner-Press
(BPT) - Many moms say back-to-school season rivals the holidays as the most stressful time of the year. The whirlwind spans from shopping for supplies to scheduling new fall activities. Whether you’re a single mom, a Mr. Mom or a traditional parent ...
5 packing tips to make the back-to-college move easier - Brenham Banner-Press
(BPT) - Back-to-school season has thousands of college students packing their childhood rooms into cars, vans and moving trailers to transport into dorms and off-campus apartments. While college students usually don’t have a lot of belongings that need ...