Category Archives: Featured

DUSTIN STEINFELD SHOWS GRAND CHAMPION STEER AT FAIR

Dustin Steinfeld showed the Grand Champion Steer at the Washington County Fair Wednesday.  He won the overall honors with his Heavy Weight American Breed Steer.   Dustin is the son of…

KOLKHORST TO ADDRESS CHAMBER FORUM

State Senator Lois Kolkhorst will deliver a recap of the 85th Texas Legislature at Legislative Wrap-Up Forum hosted by the Washington County Chamber of Commerce. This luncheon is set for…

GIDDINGS PAIR ARRESTED IN TRAFFIC STOP

Two people from Giddings face charges after their arrests d;uring a Tuesday evening traffic stop. 62-year old James Eans and 49-year old Stacy Anne Mills were pulled over in the…

LIVESTOCK JUDGING TODAY AT WASHINGTON CO. FAIR — RESULTS

Today is the day many people feel the Washington County Fair truly gets underway. Livestock judging is underway and continues throughout the day at the Fairgrounds in Brenham. The schedule…

BLINN APPROVES LEASES FOR RELLIS CAMPUS

Board adopts a 2017 Washington County tax rate of $0.0601 per $100 valuation The Blinn College Board of Trustees approved two proposed leases between Blinn College and The Texas A&M…

BLINN ENROLLS 18,977 FOR FALL SEMESTER

  Despite the challenges presented by Hurricane Harvey during the final week of registration, the Blinn College District enrolled 18,977 students for the Fall 2017 semester. Blinn’s district-wide enrollment includes…

TOMBALL MEMORIAL VOLLEYBALL DOWNS CUBETTES, 3-0

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL TUESDAY NIGHT TOMBALL MEMORIAL (3-1) def. BRENHAM CUBETTES (10-19/1-3), 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-16) ALLISON MEISNER, 11 kills TATUM SMIDOVEC, 14 digs JULIA BENFIELD, 15 asst. FRIDAY, MAGNOLIA…

COUNTRY CREATIONS WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT WASHINGTON COUNTY FAIR

COUNTRY CREATIONS AWARD WINNERS Award Name Adult/Golden Age High Premium Exhibitor Deborah Hupe Youth High Premium Exhibitor Kennedy Ashorn Total Exhibitors 658 Total Exhibits 1,732 Adult-Grand Champion Baked – Cakes…

BRENHAM WOMAN CHARGED IN KNIFE ATTACK

A Brenham woman faces charges after her arrest by Washington County Sheriff’s deputies. 24-year old Amanda Rochelle Phoenix of Brenham is being held in the Washington County Jail after her…

WASHINGTON COUNTY VETERANS SECURE THE LAST F111A AIRCRAFT

After over 2 years of effort, the Washington County Veterans Association has succeeded in obtaining the last F-111A aircraft in the Air Force inventory.  Representatives from the Veterans Association and…