Category Archives: News

BELLVILLE HOSTING FIRST ANNUAL WINE-A-THON ON FRIDAY

The city of Bellville is hosting its first annual Wine-a-Thon on Friday. The Bellville Chamber of Commerce is putting on the event to allow local wine vendors to showcase their…

HAPPY HEARTS QUILT GUILD, GIDDINGS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HOSTING QUILT SHOW

The Happy Hearts Quilt Guild is hosting a Victorian Romance-themed Quilt Show this weekend. There will be a judged quilt show, along with the popular Bed Turning.  Happy Hearts Vice…

ROBBIE GAIL CHARETTE DEFENSE ATTORNEY RELEASES STATEMENT

In anticipation of an indictment by the Washington County Grand Jury, an attorney for Brenham lawyer Robbie Gail Charette has issued a press release answering charges against his client. The…

PRAIRIE VIEW A&M HOSTING VEGETABLE PRODUCTION WORKSHOP

Prairie View A&M is hosting a vegetable production workshop in early July. The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences is hosting the workshop on Monday, July 2, which will focus…

BRENHAM WOMAN CHARGED WITH PUBLIC INTOXICATION

A woman was arrested in Brenham for public intoxication. Tuesday, around 3 p.m., Corporal Tommy Kurie responded to a report of an intoxicated woman walking in the 200 block of…

BRENHAM POLICE ARRESTS JUVENILE FOR EVADING ARREST

An adolescent has been taken into custody after evading arrest. Wednesday morning, around 1 a.m., Sergeant Steven Eilert observed two subjects near 900 North Park Street, who were involved in…

BLINN EXECUTIVE CONTRACTS QUESTIONED AT TRUSTEE MEETING

Any expected fireworks at last (Tuesday) night’s Blinn College Board of Trustees meeting occurred behind closed doors, if at all. A standing room only crowd filled the Boardroom of the…

BLINN TRUSTEES APPROVE $115 MILLION BUDGET, USE OF RELLIS CAMPUS

The Blinn College District approved a $115.3 million budget for the upcoming fiscal year at its trustee meeting last (Tuesday) night. The 2018-19 budget is a 2.4 percent increase over…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER BOLLARD TRAFFIC SYSTEM FOR DOWNTOWN

The Brenham City Council will act upon a request to install a removable bollard traffic system in downtown Brenham at tomorrow’s (Thursday) meeting. The Council will look at the submission…

BURTON TRUSTEES HEAR COMPLAINTS, REMIND PUBLIC OF PROPER GRIEVANCE PROCESS

Burton School District Trustees addressed the employee complaints and grievance process at Monday’s meeting. After the meeting was moved to the Burton High School Auditorium to seat the large crowd,…