Monthly Archives: October 2013

ALCOHOL AT TEXAS COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAMES?

For a long time people going to college football games in Texas have found ways to bring alcohol into the stadium but there is a move to make the alcohol…

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB PLANS TRUNK OR TREAT

Halloween is next week and the Washington County Boys and Girls Club is planning to continue their original and safe way to celebrate. Executive Director Melissa McCune says they plan…

BOIL WATER NOTICE

A severe water leak and water outage means a boil water notice has been issued for a large portion of Washington County until further notice. The Bluebonnet Rural Water Corporation/Northeast…

BLINN HOMECOMING RAISES MONEY FOR CASA

Luis Grijalva and Myra Hernandez did more this weekend than bask in the glory of being named Blinn Homecoming King and Queen:  They also raised thousands of dollars for Court…

TRAFFIC STOP DRUG BUST

A 42-year old Brenham man was arrested last (Monday) night after a traffic stop in the section of South Jackson and Charles Lewis.  A check discovered Chad Michael Paris was…

EMS MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENTS

Washington County EMS Director Kevin Deramus told the County Commissioners today (Tuesday) that Medicaid has been underpaying them for some time and they need to try to get at least…

BURTON ISD WANTS SEALED BIDS FOR OLD SCHOOL

After trying to sell the old elementary school for four years the Burton School Board decided last (Monday) night to go out for sealed bids on the property.  Burton Supt….

NO VOTE ON SCHOOL SECURITY PLAN

The Brenham School Board held the fifth discussion on the Angel Guardian’s program, a proposal to arm a professional on each of the district’s campuses last (Monday) night, and there…

BUCS’ RALLY FALLS SHORT

The road to the playoffs just got a little longer for the Blinn Buccaneers. Coming off a 42-28 loss to Navarro Saturday afternoon at Cub Stadium, the Bucs must win…

CONGRESSMAN MCCAUL DEFENDS VOTE

District 10 Congressional Representative Michael McCaul says he was right in voting against raising the debt ceiling and the re-opening of the government. He said today (Monday) he realized the…