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CITY COUNCIL TO TAKE ANOTHER LOOK AT ANIMAL SHELTER BIDS

Negotiations are ongoing this week between the City of Brenham and the low bidder for a new Pet Adoption and Animal Care Facility.  And if enough can be cut from…

HIGH SPEED RAIL CORRIDOR SELECTED

The proposed High-Speed Railway between Houston and Dallas now has a specific route. The Texas Central High-Speed Railway today (Tuesday) informed the Federal Railroad Administration that it recommends choosing the…

TEXAS HOUSE DISTRICT 13 ELECTION

Tomorrow is Election Day in Texas House District 13.  The voters in Washington, Burleson, Grimes, Austin, Fayette, Colorado and Lavaca counties will decide who will represent them in the Texas…

BIG DIFFERENCES IN CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTS

A review of campaign finance reports filed by the candidates in the race for Texas House District 13 shows a big difference in the sources of contributions. Through the February…

FUNDRAISER FOR SPORTS DOC FRIDAY AT NATHAN’S BBQ

The “Voice of the Cubs” for the past 25 years, the Sports Doc Ed Pothul, has returned to work at KWHI after suffering a stroke in late December.  However, he…

KOLKHORST PHOTOS CONTINUE TO CREATE CAMPAIGN BUZZ

The issue of the use of State Senator Lois Kolkhorst’s photograph in campaign ads continues to crop up in the runoff election for Texas House District 13. Former Austin County…

TWO BURTON SCHOOL BOARD POSITIONS ON MAY BALLOT

There will be two positions on the ballot for the Burton School Board in the May 9th Election. The positions held by Burton School Board President Marcus Broesche and Vice…

BISD CONSIDERING END OF SCHOOL YEAR DATE

Classes at Brenham schools will have an unusual way of ending at the close of this school year…..and BISD is considering doing it again next year. The last day of…

SPORTS DIRECTOR ED POTHUL RECOVERING

Long-time KWHI Sports Director Ed Pothul is recovering from a stroke at College Station’s Scott & White Hospital. Pothul began experiencing numbness on his left side last Friday, and drove…

THE SPECTATOR: THANKSGIVING AND SCOTT & WHITE

This past weekend, I celebrated Thanksgiving with family and friends as I’ve done in the past.  But this year, spending time with those I love was a lot more special…