Category Archives: News

BLUE BELL DEBUTS PINK CAMO ‘N CREAM

Just in time for hunting season, Blue Bell is debuting its newest flavor. Pink Camo ‘n Cream hits the store shelves today (Thursday). The sidekick to last year’s popular Camo…

BUYER FOR OLD LEE CO. JAIL FOUND

A buyer has been found for the old Lee County Jail and Sheriff’s Office. Local high-speed wireless internet provider, ZochNet of Lincoln submitted the winning bid for the building located…

CHILDREN’S CHORUS TO BEGIN YEAR WITH NEW DIRECTOR

The Brenham Children’s Chorus has a new chorus director. Jill Stewart takes over the position of director following the retirement of long-time director Pam Young. Stewart has been a part…

SECOND READING ON CITY TAX RATE, THURSDAY

The Brenham City Council will host its second public hearing on the proposed tax rate, Thursday afternoon at City Hall. The proposed rate is 51.7-cents per $100 valuation, a one-cent…

HARVEY BENEFIT BLOCK PARTY SUNDAY IN DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

A benefit block party is set for Sunday afternoon in downtown Brenham to help area residents hit hard by Hurricane Harvey. The event will be held Sunday night from 5:00-to-9:00…

FAYETTE COUNTY NARCOTICS K9 LOBOS DISCOVERS HIDDEN METH

  Friday of last week, Fayette County Sheriff’s K9 Lobos discovered $2.3 million in meth hidden in vehicle on I-10. Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that Friday at about…

SINK HOLE DEVELOPS ON BURLESON STREET

A sink hole developed Tuesday afternoon on Burleson Street where is goes over Higgins Branch.  The City of Brenham Street Department has closed Burleson Street between MLK and Pleasantview Street. …

BRENHAM TEEN ARRESTED FOR THEFT/MARIJUANA POSSESSION

A 17-year old Brenham man faces charges after his arrest Tuesday afternoon. Shortly before 3:30, Officer Mickey Gressman responded to Walmart in reference to a reported Theft in progress. At…

BRENHAM MAN CHARGED WITH ASSAULT

A Brenham man faces charges after his arrest Tuesday afternoon on an assault charge. Cpl. Jose Perez and Ofc. Ashley Burns responded to the 2000 block of S. Market Street…

GRAND OLE OPRY STAR JOHN CONLEE TO ENTERTAIN FRIDAY AT COLORADO CO. FAIR

The 2017 Colorado County Fair opens in Columbus Thursday night. The opening night will include opening ceremonies, and the Emotions. Friday night will feature Texas Dream opening for Grand Ole…