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TORNADO WATCH ISSUED FOR SEVERAL LOCAL COUNTIES

A tornado watch is in effect until 1 p.m. today (Tuesday) for several local counties including Washington, Grimes, Austin, Fayette and Waller Counties. The tornado watch area spans from approximately…

MAN SENTENCED TO 50 YEARS FOR WASHINGTON CO. MURDER

A 28-year-old man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for a 2009 murder in Washington County. Taylor Hutson Edmiston pled guilty to the murder of Vincent Gourley and…

DETAILS RELEASED ABOUT BRYAN POLICE INVOLVED SHOOTING

Bryan Police Chief Eric Buske held a press conference Monday, releasing more details about the officer-involved shooting of an unarmed man. 27-year-old Steven Laughlin is on administrative leave after shooting a…

BLINN-BRENHAM INDUCTS 68 STUDENTS INTO PHI THETA KAPPA

The Blinn College – Brenham Campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recently inducted 68 new members during a brief ceremony at the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center. Phi…

FIFTH PERSON ARRESTED IN ROCKDALE MURDER

A fifth person has been arrested in connection to Emily Hacker’s death. According to KBTX, investigators arrested Kevin Comier in Bryan on Thursday. Comier is charged with tampering with evidence…

BRENHAM POLICE MAKE D.W.I. ARRESTS

Brenham Police made a pair of DWI arrests over the weekend. Friday night at 9:00, Officer Mickey Gressman and Sgt. Seth Klehm responded to the 2100 block of US 290…

LOCAL MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGE

A Brenham man faces a Possession of a Controlled Substance charge after his arrest Sunday afternoon. Just after 4:00 p.m., Officer Eddie Martinez responded to the 2000 block of S….

DIXIE ROAD TEMPORARILY CLOSED THIS WEEK

Beginning today (Monday), weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will temporarily close Dixie Road where it intersects with SH 36.  Dixie Road is expected to reopen on Friday,…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO FEATURE PRESIDENT OF BLUEBONNET OPRY

KWHI’s Community Corner segment tomorrow (Tuesday) will feature Friends of Bluebonnet Opry President, Eunice Drews.   In addition to providing musical entertainment for the community, the funds raised from each Friends…

BRENHAM MAN FACES MULTIPLE CHARGES

A Brenham man faces several charges after his arrest early Sunday morning. 22-year old John Gia Nguyen was pulled over by Officer Eddie Marinez shortly after midnight at the intersection…