Category Archives: News

TRAIN AND TRUCK COLLIDE IN NAVASOTA ACCIDENT

A train and pickup truck collided Monday morning on County Road 420 in Navasota. Authorities say a Silverado pickup was travelling north on County Road 420 from Business 6 when the collision…

BRENHAM UPTOWN SWIRL TO FEATURE OVER 50 WINES

People from Brenham and beyond will take to the streets this weekend, shopping and wine tasting during one of the most popular events in the downtown district. Brenham’s Uptown Swirl…

BRENHAM ISD STUDENTS TO SHOWCASE ART AT HOUSTON LIVESTOCK SHOW

The Brenham ISD Fine Arts program announced today (Wednesday) that three student artists have been selected to showcase their artwork at this year’s Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Students selected…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO DISCUSS ELECTION CONTRACTS

The Brenham City Council will meet on Thursday to discuss two contracts concerning the upcoming city council election. Four positions on the Brenham City Council will be up for election…

TWO ARRESTED ON MARIJUANA POSSESSION CHARGE

Two Brenham women have been charged with Possession of Marijuana after a Tuesday night traffic stop. Just after 9:00 p.m., Officer Eddie Martinez conducted a traffic stop in the 700…

SHERIFF OTTO HANAK RELEASES END OF THE YEAR REPORT

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak has released an end of the year report for 2016. Hanak says that during 2016 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office conducted criminal investigations, traffic stops,…

CHUCK NORRIS OPENS BOTTLED WATER FACILITY IN NAVASOTA

Chuck Norris has opened a new bottled water production facility in Navasota. Norris and his wife Gena hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday at their new bottled water facility on…

GROUNDBREAKING FOR HODDE CENTER EXPANSION SET FOR THURSDAY

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held on Thursday, January 12, at 3:30 p.m. for the expansion of the Workforce and Technical Training Center inside the Brenham Business Center industrial park,…

AVHA NOOR WINS WASHINGTON CO. SPELLING BEE

Third grader Avha Noor has won the Washington County Spelling Bee for the second year in a row. She outlasted 23 other competitors Tuesday evening at the Bee at Alton…

WCHLA SENIOR CENTER CLOSED UNTIL NEXT TUESDAY

The Margaret E. Blizzard Senior center will be closed until next week after sustaining water damage over the weekend. Toy Kurtz, the executive director for the center, says the senior…