Monthly Archives: February 2014

PANTHER BASEBALL DOWNS IOLA

LAST NIGHT BURTON PANTHERS 9     IOLA 5 WP-GARRETT KUNETKA, 7 ip, 5 hits, 1 er, 15 k’s CODY NIENSTEDT, 2-2, 2 2b’s, 3 rbi’s TANNER DEMUTH, 3-4, 2b, rbi GARRETT…

TXDOT WARNS OF DRIVING NEAR OIL DRILLING

Oil drilling in the Brazos Valley is booming, and while that may mean good news for the state and area economy the Texas Department of Transportation has concerns about driving…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD EXTENDS SUPT. PALMER’S CONTRACT

Burton School Supt. Jim Palmer will continue as that district’s chief officer for another year after a lengthy session of the Burton School Board.. The Board extended Palmer’s contract for…

BLINN COLLEGE FOUNDATION TO HOST SINGING CADETS

The highly renowned Texas A&M Singing Cadets will be coming to the Blinn College in Brenham on Saturday in honor of 178 years of Texas Independence. The Blinn College Education…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO HOLD WORKSHOP SESSION ON FINANCING PROJECTS

The Brenham City Council has already agreed to purchasing two new fire trucks, to building a new pet adoption and animal care facility and is looking towards a possible new…

POLICE SEIZE DRUGS AND OVER $8300 IN CASH

Brenham police seized drugs and over $8300 in cash while arresting a 31-year old man Saturday night during a traffic stop in the 1000 block of highway 105. Officers saw…

MILES NAMED 18/4A BASKETBALL “NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR”

2013-2014 All District 18-AAAA New Comer of the Year:  Cjay Miles (Brenham) So. 6’0  District MVP:  Currie Byrd (Montgomery) Sr. 6’7 Defensive MVP:  Jarel McDade (Magnolia) Jr. 5’10 Coach of…

BRENHAM TRACK & FIELD TEAMS OPEN SEASON AT SEVEN LAKES

2014 Seven Lakes Relays Saturday, February 22, 2014   BOYS TEAM RESULTS Place School Points 1st Seven Lakes 133 2nd Ridge Point 80 3rd Morton Ranch 72 3rd Westside 72…

BUCS BASEBALL TAKES 3-OF-4 FROM WHARTON

Buccaneers sweep conference-opening doubleheader SATURDAY The Blinn baseball team wasn’t content with its two-run lead heading into the game’s final innings at Leroy Dreyer Field Saturday night. So in the…

COUNTY TO ESTABLISH ENERGY TRANSPORTATION REINVESTMENT ZONE

Washington County is one of those counties where plenty of heavy equipment, used to drill for oil and gas travels on the county roads.  County Judge John Brieden says each…