Monthly Archives: December 2013

RECORD ENROLLMENT FOR BLINN MINIMESTERS

It seems a lot of students will just keep on attending school at Blinn College during the winter minimester. The program of accelerated college courses, taught in a matter of…

DPS IS ON PATROL FOR CHRISTMAS

Christmas week has begun and many Texas motorists have already begun their holiday trips.  The American Automobile Association believes over 4 million Texas drivers will be making extended trips to…

BRENHAM CUBS FOOTBALL PLAYERS BURLGARIZED, VANDALIZED

It was not the kind of welcome the Brenham Cubs football players hoped for,  expected or deserved, when they returned home from Arlington after losing the state championship game to…

SO CLOSE…

For just the third time in school history the Brenham Cubs played for the biggest prize in Texas High School Football—the State Championship. But for the third time, the Cubs…

NANCY CAROL ROBERTS LIBRARY TO CLOSE

This Christmas Break is here for Brenham young people and many have been known to visit the Nancy Carol Roberts Library during the winter respite from school, but not this…

SOWDERS REMAINS TAKEN TO BRENHAM

The body Adam Sowders, the Burleson County Sheriff’s Investigator gunned down while serving a warrant near Snook, was taken to the Brenham Memorial Oaks Funeral Homes last (Friday) night in…

WASHINGTON COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT DROPS AGAIN

There was another drop in the Washington County unemployment rate in November. In figures released today(Friday), from the Texas Workforce Commission, the county’s jobless rate continued its decline with 4.5…

SOMERVILLE MAN CHARGED WITH CAPITAL MURDER

A 28-year old Burleson County man has been charged with capital murder in the shooting death of Sheriff’s Deputy Adams Sowders, Thursday morning at a mobile home near Snook. Henry…

CITY GOES FOR SOLID WASTE GRANT

The Brenham City Council approved a grant application to the Brazos Valley Council of Governments under the solid waste grant program for the purchase of 50, 60 gallon stand alone…

BRENHAM POLICE AND HOUSING AUTHORITY AGREEMENT RENEWED

The Brenham City Council renewed its longstanding agreement with the Brenham Housing Authority of the police protection plan provided by the police department. Police Chief Rex Phelps told the Council…