Category Archives: Featured

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM SATURDAY IN WASHINGTON ON THE BRAZOS

History will come to life this weekend at the Star of the Republic Museum at Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site. Saturday night the Star of the Republic Museum…

NAVASOTA THEATRE ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES 2018 SEASON

The Navasota Theatre Alliance has announced its plans for the 2018 season. Navasota Theatre Alliance Board President Sheryl Brown says the non-profit community theater will feature four Main Stage productions…

THREE BLINN BRENHAM CAMPUS PROJECTS LOOKED AT BY BOARD

Three renovation and expansion projects on the Brenham campus of Blinn College were identified as pressing needs during last (Tuesday) night’s meeting of the Blinn College Board of Trustees. Blinn…

WASHINGTON CO. VISITORS CENTER ANNOUNCES WHERE’S DELLA CONTEST

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce Convention and Visitors Bureau is staring a new contest to generate interest in the Brenham area.  The Visitors Bureau’s newest member, a German Shepard…

9TH ANNAUL ST. PETERS ART SHOW AND SALE NOV. 3 & 4

Artists from across the state are expected in Brenham in early November for the 9th Annual St. Peter’s Art Show and Sale. St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Brenham will host…

BUDDY RIDDLE ANNOUNCES FOR CONSTABLE PRECINCT 4

An Austin County Sheriff’s Investigator has announced plans to run for the Constable Position in Washington County Precinct 4. H.C. “Buddy” Riddle, who lives in Burton, says he plans to…

WASHINGTON COUNTY READ RECEPTION THURSDAY

Lifetime Learning will host the 9th annual “Washington County READ” reception this Thursday at Unity Theater in Brenham. Paulette Jiles, author of “News of the World”, will be on hand…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HAVE LENGTHY MEETING TUESDAY

Washington County Commissioners approved the purchase of 6 new vehicles for the Sheriff’s Office this (Tuesday) morning.  Sheriff Otto Hanak is wanting to purchase 5 Chevy Tahoes and 1 Silverado…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD GETS UPDATES ON STUDENT PROJECTS

The Burton School Board made quick work of a light agenda Monday evening.  The meeting began with a demonstration from some of the Gifted and Talented students from Burton Elementary. …

BRENHAM’S UNITY THEATRE PRESENTS THE SYRINGA TREE IN NOVEMBER

Unity Theatre, Brenham’s small town, professional theatre, explores the personal stories of two families living in South Africa with The Syringa Tree by Pamela Gien. Winner of the 2001 Obie…