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Washington County Healthy Living receives van, garden improvements - Brenham Banner-Press
The Washington County Healthy Living Association was approved for improvements to its garden, and will receive a donated minivan after this morning’s county commissioners court meeting. The WCHLA was given approval to add a banner sign and a storage ...
Only Burton school board will have elections - Brenham Banner-Press
Five candidates have filed for two positions on the Burton school board, which will have the only elections in May. Incumbents Nicole Harmel and Misty Goldberg Lucherk filed for reelection to the Burton school board, along with Ande Bostain, Felton W.
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 1,892 radio transmissions on the central communications system and 123 calls to the 911 emergency phone ...
Lester selected to play on SACSN National Team - Brenham Banner-Press
Dylan Lester, a sophomore on the Cub baseball team, has been selected to play on the Student Athlete Community Service Network (SACSN) National Team in the championship tournaments this summer in Florida and Arizona. The SACSN team is composed of student ...
Cubettes snag second straight district win - Brenham Banner-Press
The Cubette softball team began district on a rocky start, losing three straight games, but the team is a winner of its last two contests including a 6-2 victory over Rudder Monday afternoon at Alumni Field. Brenham (9-7, 2-3) jumped on the board early, as ...
Reading club to focus on Lewis' books - Brenham Banner-Press
A March Reading Club will use author C.S. Lewis’ literary classics in a special program this month. Lewis, who died in 1963, wrote more than 30 books, including The Chronicles of Narnia, Mere Christianity and The Screwtape Letters.
Baseball and Blue Bell - Brenham Banner-Press
Members of the Texas A&M University baseball team listen as Jenny Van Dorf (right ... The team, who plays at Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park, was given a VIP tour of the factory, ate ice cream and visited the Texas Baseball Museum.
Spring cleaning your medicine cabinet? Simple steps to cut cabinet clutter - Brenham Banner-Press
(BPT) - As temperatures warm and flowers blossom, Mother Nature’s renewal often inspires us to refresh our own surroundings. It’s officially time for spring cleaning, but as you focus on scrubbing floors, refreshing draperies and dusting every surface ...
Money talk: Educating the next generation - Brenham Banner-Press
(BPT) - At a certain age, kids stop listening to their parents on all topics except for one. Money. Yet recent research conducted by Bank of America found that although this is the one area where teens and tweens actually seek advice from their parents, it ...
Tackling 'unknown' Texas a blessing - Brenham Banner-Press
The Rev. Mark Groves’ journey to his recent role (December 2012) as pastor of Christ Lutheran Church, Day School and Foundation (ELCA), which brought Mark and his wife Debra to relocate here from their last call in Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, amounted to a ...