Category Archives: News

F-111 TO ARRIVE IN BRENHAM FRIDAY

Washington County’s F-111 fighter plane is scheduled to arrive Friday. According to Ben Seeker of the local VFW, the Viet Nam-era fighter will be arriving from Nevada sometime Friday and…

BLINN ALUMNUS FINDS HIS NICHE IN LOCAL ART COMMUNITY

Growing up, Blinn College alumnus and aspiring artist Kevin Newsome was unaware of the abundant career opportunities available in the art industry. Upon enrolling at the Blinn College-Brenham Campus in…

BISD TO HOST BLOCK PARTY, OCTOBER 21ST

The public is invited out to the Second Annual Brenham ISD Block Party, which is set for October 21st. The event will be held in the Nancy Carol Roberts Library…

MILAM CO. TREASURER STEPS DOWN AMID THEFT ACCUSATIONS

The Milam County Treasurer has stepped down amid an investigation into her office. 56-year old Donna Orsag of Cameron, resigned her position as Milam County Treasureron Monday. Orsag has been…

AUSTIN MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM ON WARRANT

An Austin man has been arrested in Brenham on an outstanding warrant. Monday morning, around 3:30, 32-year old Joel Roger Salas of Austin was pulled over by Corporal Jonathan Phipps…

UNITY SEASON KICKS OFF WITH MUSICAL, THURSDAY

The new season at Unity Theater in Brenham is about to get underway. The first of Unity Theatre’s four main stage shows is set to open Thursday evening. First up…

MURDER TRIAL UNDERWAY IN BRAZOS CO.

Jury selection began Monday in Brazos County for an Anderson County man accused of killing six people at a campsite in November 2015. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for…

BURTON TRUSTEES REVIEW CAMPUS AND DISTRICT IMPROVEMENT REPORTS

The Burton School Board met at their regular monthly meeting Monday evening.  Trustees reviewed and approved a number of reports including the Elementary Campus, the Secondary Campus and the District…

WASHINGTON CO. FAIR ATTENDANCE UP OVER LAST YEAR

Over 5,000 more people attended the Washington County Fair this year than last. The 2017 edition of the fair came to a rousing end, Saturday night as a huge crowd…

BRENHAM JUNIOR HIGH NAMES DUKE AND DUCHESS NOMINEES

Brenham Junior High students have named their nominees for this this year’s Duke and Duchess. Nominees for Duchess this year are: Caroline Murphy, Kaylen Kruse, Moli Ragonis, Nicole Soto, Emily…