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Looters Striking Flooded Mobile Home Park

La Grange Police have received three reports of theft from homes that were flooded in Country Way Village. On Tuesday, Sept. 12, a resident reported that someone took the outside air conditioning unit from their trailer house. The next day, on Sept. 13, a resident reported that someone took a riding

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-22 20:31:23

County's Oldest Structure Faces Adaptive Reuse

The oldest, and one of the most historic structures in Fayette County, John Henry Moore's twin blockhouse, constructed as a defense against Indian attacks about 1830, has undergone some changes since its removal from what's believed to be its original site near the present intersection of Lafayette

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-21 16:25:43

LG Alumni Volleyball Team Gives Varsity a Battle

Volleyball has a proud tradition of success at La Grange High School, and that history was on display as the Lady Leps varsity hosted a match against an alumni squad for the first time in recent years Tuesday. And the alumni most definitely came to play. After getting dominated 25-12, 25-10 in the f

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-21 16:19:22

"Different Is More" Books Donated to all Area Libraries

Artist Grant Manier loves to share his talent and serve as a role model for young people who live with learning differences. At a very young age, Grant had a passion for paper. He would sort it into piles and play with it. This behavior was likely related to his autism. What many might consider tras

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-21 15:55:45

Carmine News: Hall serving breakfast during Antique Festival

The Antiques Festival has started, so remember to drive carefully. --- Round Top-Carmine JV and varsity volleyball teams play in Burton Friday at 5 p.m. They, along with the junior high team, play in Fayetteville Tuesday at 5 p.m. Jr. High Baseball team plays at Dime Box Monday at 5 p.m. Jr. High an

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-21 15:00:00

Don't miss these shows at Round Top antiques week

The antiquing wonderland known as Round Top pops up this weekend in Fayette County towns including Carmine, Warrenton, Fayetteville, LaGrange and Ledbetter. It's been 50 years since 25 antiques vendors hauled their furniture and collectibles into the Rifle Hall in Round Top for Emma Lee Turney's fir

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 16:55:00

Round Top News: Grand Fayette Hotel grand opening Saturday

Saturday at 7 p.m. at Winedale Theatre Barn in Round Top is presented by the University of Texas in which a troupe of five classically trained British actors will perform Shakespeare's Measure for Measure for a one time performance. Tickets can be purchased at the door or by calling 512/471-4726. --

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-21 15:00:00

Get email notifications on Arthur Hahn daily!

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. Central communications had 125 calls to the 911 emergency phone system during the 24-hour period ending at midnight Tu

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-20 16:30:00

Bernie Casey, pro football player turned actor, dies

Lindsey Bahr, Ap Film Writer Updated 12:58 am, Thursday, September 21, 2017 LOS ANGELES (AP) - Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as "Revenge of the Nerds" and "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," has died. He was 78. Casey died Tuesday i

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 00:46:00

Looking for Seasonal Work at Wal-Mart This Holiday? Keep Looking

(Bloomberg) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. won't be hunting for seasonal workers this holiday season, even as it gears up for a surge of shoppers. Instead, the company is expecting its current staff to add hours and earn more money during the Christmas season -- an approach Wal-Mart says was popular with e

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 04:01:00

149th county fair crowns winners

Winners ranging from only a few pounds to more than half a ton were chosen Wednesday in judging for the Washington County Fair's Junior Livestock Auction, as exhibitors tried to earn a place in today's auction. A total of 260 spots were filled for today's auction, when exhibitors will be rewarded fo

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-21 17:00:00

Dance hall posted on eBay has new owners

SCHULENBURG - Earlier this year, the Swiss Alp Dance Hall in Schulenburg went up for sale on eBay. Now, after about 100 bids, the building has new owners. The Swiss Alps Dance Hall is full of history. "It brought people together," said Delisa Pettit. But it's modern day technology that attracted the

KVUE - 2017-09-21 23:22:59

FEMA opens office in Smithville, says $1 billion in assistance has been granted in Texas

SMITHVILLE, TEXAS - FEMA says it's granted $1 billion so far to Texans who survived Hurricane Harvey. It's been almost a month since the storm first made landfall, starting what would be a week of destruction and historic flooding. One of the areas that got hit hard was Smithville. FEMA has now set

KVUE - 2017-09-21 03:58:29

Harvey victims in Bastrop, Fayette County can sign up for food benefits

AUSTIN (KXAN) - People in Fayette and Bastrop County can start applying for D-SNAP, a program that provides short-term food benefits for eligible families recovering from a disaster, next week. Texas Health and Human Services says food relief for victims of Hurricane Harvey will start on Monday, Sep

KXAN - 2017-09-22 11:32:45

Developers pitch shopping center proposal to council

Developers of a proposed 112,000 square-foot shopping center here say it will be a boon to the local economy, bringing in a number of new businesses and providing hundreds of new jobs. Brad Combs, director of real estate for the Hutton Co., told Brenham City Council members Thursday that Hutton is l

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-22 16:30:00

One killed in U.S. 290 wreck

Authorities say an Indiana man was killed Thursday morning when his pickup truck slammed into the rear of a tractor-trailer on U.S. 290. Edgar Marin, 22, of Goshen, Indiana, was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Bill Kendall after the accident, which occurred about 6:30 a.m. 1 1/2

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-22 17:00:00

Pet Owners: Tips to Maintain a Beautiful Home

(StatePoint) For all the companionship pets provide, it's fair to admit that they can mess up a clean, tidy home pretty quickly. But rather than sequester furry loved ones to certain rooms of the house or simply submit to the chaos, you can follow a few savvy tips to keep your home fresh with less w

SHORELINETIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Council told street repairs may begin soon

Brenham officials say they are hopeful repairs to three streets heavily damaged by two storms can begin within a few days. City engineer Lori Lakatos told council members Thursday that "emergency bids" have been requested from contractors for work on Barbee, Jefferson and Burleson streets. All three

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-22 16:45:00

Seven records shattered at fair auction

Seven records fell Thursday in the 149th Washington County Fair's Junior Livestock Auction, which brought in more than $700,000. Record prices were paid for the grand champion barrow, the grand champion goat, the reserve champion turkey, the reserve champion steer, the grand and reserve champion bro

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-22 16:00:00

Astros aiming for century mark in wins

HOUSTON - Counting tonight, the Astros have 10 more games in the regular season and they need seven more wins to crack the 100 barrier for only the second time in franchise history. After Thursday's 3-1 loss against the White Sox, Houston is 93-59 for the season and 4,383-4550 since the club's incep

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-22 15:52:00