Category Archives: News

SIX SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

A Houston man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his part in a robbery at a Brenham convenience store. 26-year old Myron Thessalonians Ivory, was charged with…

BRYAN DOG-BREEDER ARRESTED

A Bryan dog breeder has been arrested after police say he sold people diseased puppies and refused to pay for needed veterinary care. According to Bryan police, 52-year old John…

NO ONE INJURED IN EASTERWOOD PLANE CRASH

A small plane carrying three people crashed, Saturday night, immediately after takeoff from Easterwood Airport in Bryan. Authorities say no one on the plane was injured. Officials say it was…

BURTON COUNCIL TO MEET TONIGHT

Utility payments will be discussed tonight (Monday) at the Burton City Council meeting. The council is set to consider approval of a three dollar processing fee for utility customers who…

NOVEMBER SALES TAX REBATES RECEIVED BY CITIES & COUNTIES

November sales tax rebates for Washington County and the city of Burton increased this past month, while the city of Brenham,  saw its payment drop. Brenham’s November rebate was $559,072,…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS ROAD AND BRIDGE MOVE

Washington County Commissioners will once again discuss a new home for the county’s Road and Bridge Department, when they meet Wednesday morning. A workshop discussion on a possible new facility,…

GAMBLING RING BUSTED IN BURLESON COUNTY

DPS Troopers have seized gaming devices and thousands in cash after a nine month investigation, involving locations in Burleson and Robertson Counties. More than 200 motherboards were seized, after investigators…

AUTHOR JOHN PELTIER TO SPEAK AT VETERANS DAY CEREMONY

Houston author John Peltier will be the featured speaker at the Veterans Day Ceremony in Brenham Saturday.  Peltier is the author of “The Thundering Herd” which details his life growing…

BLINN SBDC TO TEACH BASIC QUICKBOOKS COURSE

The course covers all the basics of the desktop accounting software The Blinn College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is hosting a basic QuickBooks course Monday, Dec. 11, to teach…

JUDGE ERIC BERG TO RUN FOR REELECTION

Washington County Court at Law Judge Eric Berg has announced he will seek re-election. Berg says he will run in the Republican primary next March. Berg was appointed interim court…