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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANTS/GUN CHARGE

A Brenham man is in custody after his arrest on warrants, Tuesday. Around 11:00 a.m., Cpl. Jose Perez and Officer Richelle Taylor found 30-year old Cory Daniel Martinez of Brenham…

RUNAWAY FROM ‘FIVE OAKS’ PLEADS TRUE TO AUSTIN CO. ARSON

A teen-ager accused of arson in Austin County, says he simply walked away from the Five Oaks Achievement Center in New Ulm, while supervisors were asleep. The 15-year old left…

UPDATE – JAIL INMATE ATTEMPTS SUICIDE TUESDAY AFTERNOON

The Washington County EMS was dispatched to the County Jail Tuesday afternoon at about 2:25 for the report of an apparent suicide attempt by one of the inmates. County Sheriff…

FIEVEL IS PET OF THE WEEK AT ADOPTION CENTER

The Brenham Pet Adoption Center has named their Pet of the Week.  This week, it’s Fievel.  Fievel is a sweet black and white male cat.  The Pet Adoption Center says…

RESERVATIONS DUE FOR VALENTINES’ MOVIE AT THE SIMON

Today (Wednesday) is the last day to reserve the meal for Saturday night’s movie and a meal at the historic Simon Theatre in Brenham. The Hasskarl Auditorium will be hosting…

SAM HOUSTON ST. FACING PERMANENT TRAFFIC CHANGES

Increased enrollment and new construction on campus, has led officials at Sam Houston State University to make numerous traffic changes to help with the congestion. Drivers can expect the changes…

BRENHAM BUSINESSMAN BEN BOETTCHER DIES

A long-time Brenham businessman has died. Ben Boettcher died Tuesday after battling respiratory issues. Boettcher was the owner of BBA Architects in Brenham, and was a member of numerous business,…

REGIONAL HISTORY FAIR FRIDAY AT WASHINGTON ON THE BRAZOS

Approximately 200 junior high and high school students will display their historical knowledge during the 2018 Brazos Valley Regional History Fair held Friday, Feb. 9, at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site….

FINAL RAIL FORUMS HELD IN NAVASOTA & WALLER

The Federal Railroad Administration wrapped up its public comment process Tuesday night with meetings in Navasota and Waller. During ten public hearings in counties along the proposed route, residents and…

LOCAL POLITICAL FORUM TONIGHT IN BRENHAM

The second of two KWHI candidates’ forums is scheduled for tonight. All of the candidates running for local office, are expected to attend the forum tonight (Wednesday) at 5:30 p.m….