Category Archives: News

Greater Tuna feature

BLINN COLLEGE THEATRE PRESENTS “GREATER TUNA”

The Blinn College – Brenham campus theatre season promises to have something for everyone as it takes audiences through character transformations in a Texas comedy, 1800s melodrama, love story, Holocaust…

Corner Store ribbon feature

CORNER STORE HOLDS RIBBON CUTTING

The new Corner Store in Chappell Hill held it’s Grand Opening this morning.  At the ribbon-cutting ceremony, Pete Linton, regional vice president for Corner Store, presented the Volunteer Services Council…

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KWHI’S ED POTHUL TAKES THE ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE

KWHI Sports Director Ed Pothul  took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the Meet the Cubs Night Wednesday.  

Library Board feature

LIBRARY BOARD REVIEWS RENOVATION DESIGNS

The Nancy Carol Roberts Library renovations were the big item of discussion Wednesday evening at the Brenham Library Advisory Board meeting.  Representatives from Komatsu Architecture reviewed several interior layout options…

Tailgate Party feature

CHAMBER TAILGATE PARTY TONIGHT

Tonight is the night for the Washington County Chamber of Commerce’s major fundraiser—the 2014 Tailgate Party. The annual event is set for the Silver Wings Ballroom in Brenham. The annual…

Rex Phelps feature

POLICE CHIEF PHELPS DISCUSSES GANG ACTIVITY

Brenham Police Chief Rex Phelps met with members of the local media this (Wednesday) afternoon to discuss a recent Houston Chronicle story about gang crime moving out of Harris County…

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BRENHAM FIREMEN RESPOND TO EXPLOSION

The Brenham Fire Department was dispatched at about 2 this (Wednesday) afternoon to the report of an explosion at Premier Metal Buyers in the 1500 block of Highway 36 North. …

TCU FEATURE

$30-MILLION GIFT FOR TCU

Texas Christian University has received a $30 million gift toward a $100 million expansion of its business school. TCU officials have announced the gift from Spencer and Marlene Hays of…

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BURGLARY UNDER INVESTIGATION

A lawn mower and an air conditioner are missing after a daytime burglary in Brenham. Police say someone took a push mower and an A/C unit from a home at…

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POLICE INVESTIGATE GRAFFITI ON CITY WAREHOUSE

Brenham Police are looking into who spray-painted graffiti all over the City of Brenham’s Electric Warehouse. City workers say the warehouse, at the 400 block of West Second St., was…