Monthly Archives: February 2014

FIRE DESTROYS HOME NEAR CHAPPELL HILL

A home in Chappell Hill is a complete loss after an early-morning fire. Firefighters were called out just after 1:00 am Saturday to a home in the 3300 block of…

EDUCATOR TELLS BLACK HISTORY BREAKFAST “VALUES ARE THE KEY”

A native of Washington County and a Brenham High School graduate told Saturday morning’s gathering at the Black History Breakfast, that good, honest family values are the key to raising…

FORMER REAGAN/BUSH ADVISOR TO SPEAK AT BLINN-BRYAN

A former adviser to Presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush will visit Blinn College’s Bryan campus as part of Black History Month. Frederick D. McClure was a senior member…

COLLEGE STATION STUDENT WINS REGION SPELLING BEE

A College Station 7th grader is heading to the Houston Spelling Bee after taking the top prize at Saturday’s Zone IX Region Bee at Krause Elementary School in Brenham. Shiva…

CUBS FIGHT HARD FOR WIN IN HOME FINALE

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL, LAST NIGHT CUBS (21-8/11-4) 50      MAGNOLIA WEST (3-11) 43         COURTLAND SUTTON, 14 pts., 4 PLAYERS W/8 pts. EACH         FINAL HOME GAME FOR THE CUBS TUESDAY,…

FAYETTE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARREST WOMAN WITH $20K IN METH

Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a South Texas woman and confiscated nearly $20,000 worth of methamphetamine after a Friday morning traffic stop. According to Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek,…

BANK ROBBERY SUSPECT REPORTED KILLED IN BROOKSHIRE

A Waller County bank robber is apparently dead in Brookshire after he was shot and killed by an off-duty police officer. KTRK Channel-13 in Houston says sources have confirmed the alleged…

BRYAN PD SEEKS HELP IN IDENTIFYING ROBBERY SUSPECT

The Bryan Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in the Walgreen’s Robbery which occurred on January 28th. Although a face is not visible, authorities…

BRENHAM MAN ANNOUNCES PLANS TO RUN FOR MAYOR

  The next Brenham City Election may be more than a year away, but there’s already someone considering a run for Mayor.  Dr. Gary Gabriel, a Brenham chiropractor, says he…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED FOR LATE-NIGHT ASSAULT

A Brenham woman is behind bars after threatening another woman late Thursday night. 51-year old Minnie Ragston Jackson of Brenham is charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Brenham…