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Giddings Library News Corner

Come by the Giddings Public Library and check out our new books, plus we have them in CD’s also.

by Judy Belyeu The Giddings Public Library is very busy with our Summer Reading program. We welcome our children and adults to come to the library and enjoy the world of reading. Listed below are some of our newest selections. More...

One of a kind: Blinn - Brenham’s Crime Stoppers program

Texas Crime Stoppers Council says program is unique statewide

Crime doesn’t pay, but being a good Samaritan on the Blinn College - Brenham campus does. More...

Overall Major Crime Rate Drops

At the same time, actual number of violent crimes increased

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced recently that the overall major crime rate in Texas has dropped, while at the same time the actual number of violent crimes committed in Texas increased. More...

DPS Boosts DWI Patrols for July 4th Holiday

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 10- day period that includes the July 4th holiday. More...


Boerne Performing Arts is truly bringing the world of performing arts to our community with the announcement of their 2014 concert series. More...

Election Identification Certificates Available Now

Pursuant to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling issued this week, new voting requirements passed by the Texas Legislature in 2011 will take effect immediately. Photo identification will now be required when voting in elections in Texas. More...

Blinn EMT Program grad honored after saving newborn’s life

Fayette County Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Sarah Lundquist didn’t have time to think when she helped save Kaylnn Song. With the newborn’s life in her hands, she relied on the training she received at Blinn College. More...


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