Category Archives: News

MAJOR TIRE THEFT

Twelve tires with a total value up to $8000 were stolen from a business at 1300 block of South Blue Bell Road.. Brenham police officer Justin Schiller was called to…

COUNTY SEEKING REIMBURSEMENTS

The apprehension of undocumented or people in this country illegally is a concern for the Washington County Commissioners when they meet Tuesday at the courthouse. Washington County Judge John Brieden…

ABORTION FIGHT GOES TO FEDERAL COURT

The abortion fight that thrusts the Texas into the national spotlight in the summer is being taken to the federal courts today (Monday). .   Three groups will begin arguing a…

ANGEL GUARDIAN PROGRAM BEFORE SCHOOL BOARD AGAIN

The Brenham school board is expected to set a date for a public hearing on a state rating of the district’s finances, when they meet this evening (Monday) night. The…

FORMER VICE-PRESIDENT TO RETURN TO BLINN

A former Blinn College vice-president is returning to the Brenham capus. Dr. Pamela Anglin has been named Blinn’s new vice president for academic affairs. Anglin, a 33-year veteran of higher…

EARLY VOTING BEGINS MONDAY

Early voting gets underway tomorrow (Monday) on the proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution. Early voting will take place at the Washington County courthouse annex in downtown Brenham. The highest…

BLINN INDUCTS NEW HALL MEMBERS

Blinn College has four new members of its Hall of Honor.  The quartet was inducted into the Hall at Saturday’s Blinn Hall of Honor Luncheon. Among this year’s honorees is…

MISTRIAL DENIED IN 1.2-MILLION DOLLAR LAWSUIT AWARD

A judge in 21st District Court has denied the motion for a mistrial filed by a Chappell Hill woman, contending the 1.2-million-dollar civil judgment against her last month. Lawyers for…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL PRAISES ROBERTS AND EXTENDS HIS CONTRACT

Brenham Mayor Milton Tate and several members of the Brenham City Council praised City Manager Terry Roberts after they renewed his contract and gave him a pay raise at Thursday’s…

CASA FOR KIDS AWARDS KOLKHORST

State Rep. Lois Kolkhorst is a ‘Big Voice Little Texans’ according to Texas CASA.  The South Central Texas Court Appointed Special Advocates honored the Brenham Republican this week.  This award…