Category Archives: News

FAYETTE COUNTY FIRE

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that on Monday afternoon around 12:31 pm the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a house fire on S. Madison Street…

FAYETTE COUNTY DEPUTY RECOGNIZED

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that he has recently given recognition to a Deputy for outstanding performance at the Sheriff’s Office. The award program through the Sheriff’s Office is…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO TAKE OATH OF OFFICE JANUARY 1

The Washington County Commissioners will meet on Thursday, January 1st to take the Oath of Office they were elected or re-elected to on November 4th. Ken Tofel will be sworn in…

SPORTS DIRECTOR ED POTHUL RECOVERING

Long-time KWHI Sports Director Ed Pothul is recovering from a stroke at College Station’s Scott & White Hospital. Pothul began experiencing numbness on his left side last Friday, and drove…

COUNTY CLERK REMINDS VOTERS OF MAIL-IN ELECTION APPLICATION RENEWAL

County Clerk Beth Rothermel wishes to remind voters of the Special Election for House District 13 set for Tuesday, January 13. Early voting will be January 5th through 9th, next…

ONE ARRESTED IN BRENHAM CAR DEALERSHIP PARKING LOT

Saturday at 9:20 p.m., Cpl. Seth Klehm was conducting a traffic stop on a vehicle that had stopped in the LaRoche parking lot and saw a male subject appear from…

TWO ARRESTED ON DWI CHARGES

 Brenham Police Department reports that on Sunday at 10:33 pm, Cpl. Steven Eilert was patrolling in the 100 block of U.S. Highway 290 West and saw a vehicle exit off…

FAYETTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports on Friday afternoon that deputies were dispatched to US Hwy 90 near I-10 reference a stolen vehicle. Deputy David Smith and Schulenburg Police Officer…

LAW ENFORCEMENT RAMPS UP PATROLS FOR THE NEW YEAR’S HOLIDAY

The Texas Department of Transportation will be out in full force this New Year’s and New Year’s Day, hoping to reduce the number of crashes and to discourage drunk driving….

MCCARTHY DROPS OUT OF HOUSE DISTRICT 13 RACE

Dan McCarthy of Brenham has dropped out of the race for Texas House District 13, having failed to obtain the 500 signatures he needed to get his name on the…