Category Archives: News

PD MCDONALDS FEATURE

BRENHAM P.D. OFFICER REFUSED SERVICE – “AN ISOLATED INCIDENT”

Brenham Police and a local fast food restaurant say a recent incident in which a Brenham police officer was refused service, was the exception rather than the rule. Recently an…

Grand Jury feature

GRAND JURY RETURNS 33 INDICTMENTS

The Washington County Grand Jury meet Tuesday and returned 33 indictments.  Those indicted include: Van Nang Do, 64 of Brenham for 2 counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon…

Brenham School Board feature

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO TALK BUDGET/TAX RATE MONDAY

The Brenham School Board will discuss the upcoming budget and tax rate when they meet Monday at noon. The board is expected to get the budget for the 2016-17 school…

Educators forum feature

TODAY LAST DAY TO PURCHASE TICKETS TO EDUCATION FORUM

Today (Wednesday) is the deadline to purchase tickets for the Washington County forum set for next Wednesday (8/3) at Blinn College. The forum which will address the current state of…

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AUTHORITIES RELEASE IDENTITY OF BODY FOUND IN COLORADO RIVER

Fayette County Sheriff’s investigators have released the identity of a man whose body was found in the Colorado River. According to Lt. David Beyer, the victim is 22-year old Christian…

GUNS ON CAMPUS FEATURE

BLINN: “NO GUNS ON CAMPUS THIS YEAR”

Campus Carry law does not take effect for community colleges until August 1, 2017 Blinn College is reminding students and campus visitors that Senate Bill 11 – commonly known as…

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CHAMBER NETWORKING BREAKFAST, AUGUST 11

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce is inviting members and their employees to their August Networking Breakfast. The breakfast is set for Thursday morning, August 11th at the Cannery Kitchen…

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(Tom D. Whitehead)

LATEST FEMA UPDATE: $94-MILLION IN ASSISTANCE FOR APRIL/MAY STORMS

The latest FEMA reports show over $94-million in assistance has been distributed to victims of flooding in April and in May. According to the latest information released by FEMA, 5,199…

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ONE ARRESTED–ONE AT LARGE IN FAYETTE CO. KIDNAPPING/DEATH

A Fayette County woman has been arrested while a second suspect remains on the run following the discovery of a body in the Colorado River. Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek…

BURTON FB FIELD

BURTON SCHOOL BOND FORUM SET FOR THURSDAY

A public forum on a proposed bond issue for the Burton School District is set for Thursday night. The group, Build a Better Burton School is hosting the forum Thursday…

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