Category Archives: News

AUSTIN COUNTY GO TEXAN HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND

The Austin County Go Texan Day is happening this weekend at the Austin County Fairgrounds. The event kicks off Saturday with a dominos tournament at 11 a.m., horseshoes at 1…

BRENHAM MAN CHARGED WITH DRUG POSSESSION

A Brenham man faces a drug possession charge after his arrest early Thursday morning. 23-year old Stone Edge Abreo of Brenham was in a vehicle parked in the lot at…

BLINN COLLEGE ALUMNI & FRIENDS HOLDING RECRUITMENT EVENT

The Blinn College Alumni & Friends Association is hosting an Eat, Drink, & Join recruiting event today (Thursday) to celebrate the organization and the college. The event will be held from 5:30-7:30…

TEXAS TOP 10 WANTED FUGITIVE CAPTURED IN BRYAN

One of Texas’ top 10 most wanted fugitives was captured in Bryan on Wednesday. 32-year-old Michael Christopher Sanchez was taken into custody after a traffic stop near the DPS office…

NEW BEGINNINGS ‘CELEBRATION OF LIFE’ HAPPENING TODAY

New Beginnings in Brenham is celebrating 15 years of ministry today (Thursday) with the annual “Celebration of Life” event. The “Celebration of Life” is happening at the Brenham High School…

KOLKHORST TO CONTINUE WORK ON ‘BATHROOM BILL’

As the Trump Administration overturned the Obama-era directive that allowed transgender students to use public bathrooms and locker based on their gender identity Wednesday night, State Senator Lois W. Kolkhorst says she…

BURTON ISD BOARD TO DISCUSS CONTRACTS

The Burton ISD Board of Trustees will be discussing a number of professional contracts during their meeting today (Thursday). The board will enter into an executive session to discuss contracts…

LOCAL AT&T SERVICE INTERRUPTED

UPDATE: Local customers of AT&T lost cellular phone service Wednesday afternoon. AT&T issued a statement Wednesday evening saying that due to a fiber cut, some customers in the Cypress, Waller, Prairie…

SOMERVILLE ISD COACH ARRESTED FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A CHILD, ONLINE SOLICITATION

A coach at Somerville ISD has been arrested for online solicitation of a minor and sexual assault of a child. 28-year-old Mike Christopher Vela was arrested by the Washington County…

LIFETIME LEARNING TO EXPLORE HOUSTON, GULF COAST ECONOMY

Lifetime Learning in Brenham is hosting a lecture this Friday which will explore the economic outlook for Houston and the Texas Gulf Coast. Bill Gilmer will present the lecture which…