Category Archives: News

NORTH PARK SCHEDULED TO BE CLOSED FOR REPAIRS SOON

Residents who utilize North Park Street near Hohlt Park shouldn’t panic when they see signs stating that the road will be closed next week, at least not yet.  TxDOT has…

BLINN THEATRE STUDENTS TAKE PART IN SYMPOSIUM

The Blinn College-Brenham Campus Theatre Arts Program recently hosted close to 200 theatre arts professionals, faculty, and students at the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center for the U.S. Institute…

COMMISSIONERS APPROVE NEW CAMERAS FOR SHERIFF’S VEHICLES

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office will be getting 21 new vehicle cameras.  The County Commissioners approved the $85,000 purchase at their meeting this (Tuesday) morning.  Chief Deputy Jay Petrash said…

BRENHAM DEPARTMENT EXTINGUISHES SMALL FIRE

The Brenham Fire Department was called out to a small grass fire, Monday. Just before 9:00 a.m., firefighters responded to the 3400 block of Randal Hill Road. Units arrived to…

HIGH SPEED RAIL MEETINGS TONIGHT IN WALLER & NAVASOTA

A packed house was on hand last night at the Kimbro Convention Center in Madisonville to voice their opinions and concerns on the high speed rail project. The Federal Railroad…

BLACK HISTORY BREAKFAST TOPIC ON KWHI ‘COMMUNITY CORNER’

Ethel Randle of the Brenham Activist Association will be this morning’s guest on KWHI’s “Community Corner’. Randle will discuss this Saturday’s 32nd Annual Black History Breakfast. The breakfast will be…

BHS STUDENTS ATTEND “COUNTRY GIRLS CAN CODE” EVENT

Five students from Brenham High School recently traveled to Austin, to participate in a day of developing computer programming skills called “Country Girls Can Code” sponsored by Techs4Tex, a small,…

SUMMER RENOVATIONS PLANNED FOR KRAUSE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

The Brenham School Board approved a Costruction Manager at Risk for the Krause Elementary School renovations at their noon meeting Monday.  The Crain Group out of Pearland was selected from…

BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS RECEIVE PHOTOGRAPHY HONORS

Brenham High School junior Amanda Garza and sophomore Tyler Nienstedt each won an Honorable Mention in the Photography Division at this year’s Regional Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Students from…

BRENHAM ATTORNEY STEVE HALEY DIES

According to his Facebook page, long-time Brenham attorney Steve Haley has died. Haley had been battling an illness since last summer. Haley was a partner in the Brenham law firm…