Grimes County, TXNavasota Examiner

Mourning deaths in the community

One of our residents, Don Schoenberg, took a spill on his bike after encountering a wild hog and has had a few health problems. I visited with him briefly and he was feeling somewhat better. Get well Don!. The members of Salem Lutheran Church found out prior to the service...
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From the Ground Up: Managing our most precious resource

BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - There’s a debate in our nation’s capital about HOW we use this water, and who should be in charge of it. “If you don’t have a strong economy, you’re not going to be able to invest in the environment. If you don’t have a good environment, you’re not going to be able to attract companies, you’re not going to be able to have the resources in order to continue to prosper, and so finding that balance is not just a good slogan, it’s the right thing to do and it’s the best thing to do,” says Bryan Shaw, former Chairman of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
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Todd Mission, TXNavasota Examiner

4-H Awards Banquet Aug. 1

Todd Mission Volunteer Fire Department is having their Annual Fundraiser and Raffle on August 7. Raffle tickets are $10, and you can contact Mary Gaudreau, 936-524-0800 for more information. Thanks in advance for your support. Lee Greenwood will be in Brenham Saturday, Aug. 28, at 7 p.m. He has won...
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Bryan City Cemetery creates more space for Jewish congregation

BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - The Jewish Congregation of Bryan, College Station has purchased 24 plots at the new Bryan City expansion cemetery after exhausting their previous plot inventory with the original section in Bryan City Cemetery. The City of Bryan Parks and Recreation say keeping community congregations together is important...
Grimes County, TXNavasota Examiner

Being a better boyfriend for your wife - part 3

Dear readers, if you are just tuning in, this is the latest installment of my 90-day journey into the unknown realms of my relationship with my wife. In doing so, I have taken it upon myself to step back and to more or less play the role of her boyfriend instead of her husband. So here is what I have been doing lately.


The Lake Somerville chapter of a waterfowl preservation group is holding its annual fundraiser next month. Ducks Unlimited will host a dinner banquet on Friday, August 6th at 5:30 p.m. at the Somerville American Legion, located at 730 8th Street. In addition to a meal and drinks, guests can expect...
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Calendar for Friday

The Arts Council of Brazos Valley will host a Community Art Day on Aug. 7 from 2 to 4 p.m. The free event will have art-themed activities for all ages, including a large coloring mural, sidewalk chalk art, rock painting, lilac painting, animal drawings, yarn art and more. The Arts Council is at 4180 Texas 6 in College Station.
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Faith Calendar: July 24

• St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 217 W. 26th St. in Downtown Bryan, will have worship services at 7:30, 9 and 11:15 a.m. The 11:15 a.m. service will be streamed on the church’s Facebook page. For more information, visit • First Presbyterian Church, 1100 Carter Creek Parkway in Bryan, has...