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The Lowdown on Loans - Brenham Banner-Press
(Family Features) Borrowing money can help you manage your way out of a tight spot, but doing so without knowing all the facts can make your finances even tighter in the long run. “When faced with a financial emergency, most people don’t think through ...
Congratulating Blinn volleyball on their success - Brenham Banner-Press
Dr. Henry Boehm (left) congratulates Blinn volleyball player Trinity Alualu for her and the team’s accomplishments Saturday afternoon during a reception prior to a recognition banquet at the Blinn College Student Center. Members of the volleyball team ...
Receiving national championship plaques - Brenham Banner-Press
Blinn College volleyball players (from left) Mariana Dal Pozzo, Jaeda Allen, Gabby Hernandez and Tawnee Luafalemana look at their plaques honoring their national championship Saturday during a luncheon at the Blinn College Student Center banquet room.
Cubette basketball rated No. 25 in TGCA, TABC polls - Brenham Banner-Press
The Brenham girl's basketball team is ranked No. 25 in the latest 5A Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) and Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) polls. The team is 19-7 this season and 8-1 in District 19-5A. The Cubettes routed Magnolia West ...
Cub and Cubette swim teams take second place at district, qualify for regionals in 19 events - Brenham Banner-Press
GEORGETOWN — The Brenham Cub and Cubette swim teams each finished second at the District 18-5A swim meet Friday, sending swimmers in 19 of the 24 events on to the regional meet. Sophomore Cub Hudson Smith was named Swimmer of the Meet, finishing first in ...
Blinn recognizes Kolkhorst for commitment to community - Brenham Banner-Press
Blinn College presented Sen. Lois W. Kolkhorst its Don Wilhelm Pride, Honor and Dedication (PHD) Award Saturday during a luncheon that also recognized the Blinn volleyball team for its 2014 national championship. Formerly the District 13 state ...
Del Sol's Sadler family of four well-settled here - Brenham Banner-Press
Del Sol Food Company recently introduced a 15th flavor — Italian Vinaigrette — to its high quality line of Briannas salad dressings at this year’s Winter Fancy Food Show held Jan. 11-13 held in San Francisco’s Moscone Center. ”We love the ...
Commissioners to act on road extension - Brenham Banner-Press
Washington County commissioners will discuss and act upon the acceptance of a road extension on Crestview Lane located in the Spring Creek Estates subdivision Tuesday. Should the road, which lies in Precinct 2, be accepted into the one-year maintenance ...
Authorities say woman illegally posed as nurse - Brenham Banner-Press
Authorities say a College Station woman who illegally posed as a registered nurse worked with a private practice that has an office in Brenham. Sheila Marie Vincent, 43, worked with turned Texas ENT and Allergy since 2006 but has never had a nursing ...
Kolkhorst named to five Senate committees - Brenham Banner-Press
AUSTIN — First-term Texas Sen. Lois Kolkhorst has been appointed to served on five committees — the maximum allowed under Senate rules — including the powerful finance and public education panels.
A banner moment for the Blinn College volleyball team - Brenham Banner-Press
Blinn College volleyball players (from left) Alyssa LaMont, Haley Howard and Rachel Sharp watch as Kyle Merten, director of Alumni Relations, and Kevin Bosse, chair of the Alumni Lettermen’s Association of Blinn, reveal a banner that will be hung in the ...
Burton News: Women's Bible study to start Feb. 3 - Brenham Banner-Press
Here’s what we have going on in our fair town of Burton in the week ahead. Tuesday – 5:30 p.m., Motivated Movers at St. John’s UCC of Burton; 6 p.m., Burton High basketball varsity girls and varsity boys vs Waelder; 6:30 p.m., Burton Bridge Ministry ...
More than 2,100 Blinn students earn academic accolades - Brenham Banner-Press
More than 2,100 Blinn College students were recognized for their fall 2014 academic success, the college announced today. Blinn named 867 students to its elite President’s Scholars List — including 489 who earned a 4.0 grade point average (GPA) for the ...
Buccaneers earn 12th home victory with 96-59 victory over Lone Star College-Cy-Fair - Brenham Banner-Press
The Blinn College men's basketball team earned its 12th home victory of the season Saturday with a 96-59 victory over Lone Star College-Cy-Fair inside the Blinn P.E. Building. "We talked about doing what we are supposed to be doing and getting our swagger ...
Earning a "PHD" from Blinn - Brenham Banner-Press
State Sen. Lois Kolkhorst receives a Pride, Honor and Dedication (PHD) award from Don Wilhelm Saturday afternoon during a recognition banquet for the back-to-back National Champion Blinn College volleyball team.