Category Archives: News

FIRE TRUCK PURCHASE ORDERS

The Brenham City Council decided at Thursday’s meeting to go ahead and issue purchase orders for two fire trucks even though the bonds to finance them have not been sold….

ROBERTS CONTRACT RENEWED

Brenham City Manager Terry Roberts will continue in his position at least through January 31st, 2015.           The City Council renewed Roberts’ contract and increased his salary by $2000 to…

KWHI.COM TAKES ON “NEW LOOK”

            As of today (Thursday) KWHI’s website has taken on a whole new look.           KWHI has changed the appearance of its website, www.kwhi.com,  to a more modern look…

BLINN ALUMNI LUNCHEON

The community oriented homecoming for Blinn College is continuing, with an important highlight coming midday Saturday at the Janis Sneed Banquet Room.  That’s when Ex-Students Association will official welcome this…

JEWELRY STOLEN IN BURGLARY

Brenham police reports say ‘a lot of jewelry was stolen’ about $900 worth in a home burglary that a couple discovered yesterday (Wednesday) when they returned home from work.          …

FIRE DEPARTMENT EXPENDITURES

Brenham City Manager Terry Roberts says the city council is expected to allow expenditures for two new fire trucks and a possible fire substation even though the financing is not…

TOY TIME BOOST ATTENDANCE AT STAR OF THE REPUBLIC MUSEUM

The Star of the Republic Museum at the Washington On the Brazos State Park has seen a ten percent increase in attendance in the past year due to a popular…

EIGHT YEARS FOR DRUG POSSESION

A Somerville man, caught with a multitude of illegal drugs during a traffic stop in March was sentenced to eight years in prison in this week’s session of the 21st…

MCCAUL VOTES AGAINST DEBT CEILING RAISE

The U.S. House of Representatives voted 285 to 144 to approve re-opening the government and raising the debt limit.  District 10 Congressman Michael McCaul, was in the minority.           The…

SCARECROW EXTRAGANZA WINNERS

Brenham Main Street has announced the winners of this year’s Scarecrow Extravaganza.            The Best Overall was Hey, It’s Fall Jack, by Walcik Construction.  They won the grand prize of…