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‘Click It or Ticket’ coincides with Thanksgiving

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The holidays are here and if you are wondering what to wear, wearing your seat belt can help ensure you arrive safely, according to a press release from Sally Garrett, Fayette County Extension agent for family and consumer health.

TDA representatives give program for Young Farmers

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The Schulenburg Young Farmers hosted a CEU program at the Schulenburg Expo Center on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. Arlen Berger (right), business chairman, was in charge of the program. The program was good for two hours of CEUs (Continuing Education Unit) credits and was open to the public.

Food manager training course slated in Brenham

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The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Washington and Fayette counties is offering a professional food manager certification training course, “Food Safety: It’s Our Business,” on Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 11-12 at the VIP Building at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Brenham.

Courthouse Report

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Fayette County Court

Adult Misdemeanor Cases

Filed Nov. 2

Police Report

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Schulenburg Police Chief Troy Brenek reports that officers responded to 101 calls for service and four reportable incidents were investigated during the week of Nov. 14-20.

Nov. sales tax allocations total $890.5 million

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Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced on Thursday, Nov. 12 that he was sending cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $890.5 million in local sales tax allocations for November, 4.8 percent more than in November 2019.

Coyote, feral hog contests begin

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The Fayette County winter coyote control program and feral hog contest both started as hunters hit the deer stands on Saturday, Nov. 7 and will both run through Jan.