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BRENHAM BUILDING STANDARDS COMMISSION MEETING MONDAY

The City of Brenham Building Standards Commission is meeting at 5:15 today (Monday) to consider a request from the developer of the new Blinn College dormitories. Infrastructure Associates, the general…

LONGTIME BRENHAM BUSINESS OWNER JIMMIE HAHN JR. DIES

A longtime Brenham business owner has died. Jimmie Hahn Jr. died Wednesday at his residence in Brenham at the age of 80.  Hahn served as president of Jimmie Hahn Incorporated…

THE SPECTATOR: FORGET BATHROOMS… FIX SCHOOL FUNDING

Our State Senator, Lois Kolkhorst, is one of the authors of what has become known as the “Bathroom Bill” in this session of the Texas legislature.  The bill’s basic intent…

KWHI.COM UNVEILS “SPORTS EVENTS” CALENDAR

KWHI has made it easier for you to keep up with when your favorite local sports teams are in action. A new feature called “Sports Events” has been added to…

THE SPECTATOR–HUGE PARTNERSHIP IN WORKFORCE TRAINING

Thank you Texas A&M Chancellor John Sharp for giving Blinn College the vote of confidence they sorely needed and deserved.  Earlier this week Sharp, along with Blinn President Dr. Mary…

THE SPECTATOR: BLINN UNDER ATTACK AGAIN

Blinn College has been educating students in Brazos County for 46 years.  In 1970, after consulting with A&M President Earl Rudder and the superintendents of the Bryan and College Station…

A&M AND BLINN TO MAKE WORKFORCE TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT TUESDAY

Texas A&M University has scheduled a news conference Tuesday afternoon for an announcement concerning workforce training in Brazos County. Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp will announce an agreement…

KENJURA CONTINUES TREATMENT IN AUSTIN

Brenham businessman Atwood Kenjura continues to be treated for heart problems at an Austin hospital. Kenjura has been at St. David’s Medical Center in Austin since collapsing from cardiac arrest…

ATWOOD KENJURA HOSPITALIZED IN AUSTIN

A well-known Brenham businessman is being treated at an Austin hospital after suffering cardiac arrest yesterday (Sunday) morning. Atwood Kenjura, owner of Kenjura Pharmacy in Brenham, is undergoing tests today…

DOWNTOWN BRENHAM COULD LOSE HISTORIC BUILDING

Downtown Brenham is in danger of losing an historic building to demolition. Sitting at the east end of Commerce Street, the old St. Anthony Laundry Building was built around 1880. …