Category Archives: News

YPO MEETING AT ROUX STREET TONIGHT

The Young Professionals of Washington County (YPO) will hold a happy hour networking event tonight (Thursday) in downtown Brenham. The happy hour will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m….

TEXAS MUMPS CASES HIT 20-YEAR HIGH

The Texas Department of State Health Services is investigating multiple outbreaks of mumps throughout the state. Authorities have confirmed at least three cases of mumps in Brazos County, according to…

ROYERS CAFE TO OPEN NEW BRENHAM LOCATION

An iconic Texas Bistro is opening a new location in Brenham. Royers Café will be opening a new, additional location off U.S. 290, right next to South Texas Tack. “We…

CHAMBER TO HOST ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS APPRECIATION LUNCHEON

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce will host the 3rd annual Administrative Professionals Appreciation Day on Wednesday, April 26th. The luncheon will take place at the Blinn College Banquet Room…

TEXAS SENATE APPROVES RECUSALS FOR COUNTY CLERKS OPPOSED TO SAME-SEX MARRIAGE

The Texas Senate has preliminarily approved a bill allowing county judges and other officials to refuse to issue marriage licenses for same-sex couples because of personal religious objections. State Senator…

FREE TEXAS WELL OWNERS NETWORK WORKSHOP APRIL 28

Anyone interested in private water well management is invited to a Texas Well Owner Network training April 28 in Brenham. The training, which is free and open to the public,…

BRENHAM F.D. EXTINGUISHES KITCHEN FIRE AT APARTMENT COMPLEX

The Brenham Fire Department extinguished a fire at an apartment complex Tuesday evening. Just after 7:30 Tuesday night, the fire department responded to Brenham Park Apartments, located off College Avenue…

RIBBON CUTTING FOR APPLE JACK SMALL ENGINE REPAIR

A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held today (Wednesday) to welcome Apple Jack Small Engine Repair to the Washington County Chamber of Commerce. The ceremony will be at 4 p.m….

COMMUNITY MEETING ON HENDERSON PARK RENOVATION TODAY

Community members will have a chance to weigh in on the renovation of Henderson Park during a special meeting today (Wednesday). A public meeting will take place tonight at 5:30pm…

SANDRA BLAND’S MOTHER URGES COMMITTEE TO PASS REFORM BILL

Nearly two years after Sandra Bland was found dead in a Waller County jail cell, her mother travelled to the capitol to ask lawmakers to pass a bill named for…