Category Archives: News

MAN KILLED WHEN HE HIT PARKED TRUCK

A 77-year old Anderson man was killed when he slammed into the rear of a truck pulling a trailer of ahy in Grimes County Wednesday morning. Reports from the Texas Department of…

MISSING 10-YEAR OLD FOUND

A missing 10-year old child has been found safe and sound near Old Washington. Washington County Sheriff’s deputies say 10-year old Coy Goldsmith was found a little over an hour…

KWHI HALLOWEEN PARTY SET FOR OCT. 31

Dozens of prizes will once-again be up for grabs in the annual KWHI Halloween Party, set for next Thursday night. For over 50 years, kids in Washington County have been…

MORNING TRUCK FIRE ON 290

The back tires of an 18-wheel tractor trailer caught fire on the highway 290 overpass at about eight this (Wednesday) morning.  Brenham firefighters were called to the scene and put…

SENTENCES FOR MAJOR THEFTS

Two men, still in their teens, pled guilty to major thefts in this week’s session of the 21st district court.  Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg said both Colby Alan Barham…

DRIVE THROUGH DWI

A man discovered sleeping in his truck while in the drive through line at the Brenham Jack In the Box just passed one this (Wednesday) morning was arrested for a…

LIONS SPEAK TO ALTON CHILDREN ABOUT DRUGS

Ms. Rachael Phife’s third grade class at Alton Elementary School learned today (Wednesday) to ‘dream, believe, achieve and succeed,’ from the Lion’s Club. Joe Al Picone of Brenham and the…

ALCOHOL AT TEXAS COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAMES?

For a long time people going to college football games in Texas have found ways to bring alcohol into the stadium but there is a move to make the alcohol…

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB PLANS TRUNK OR TREAT

Halloween is next week and the Washington County Boys and Girls Club is planning to continue their original and safe way to celebrate. Executive Director Melissa McCune says they plan…

BOIL WATER NOTICE

A severe water leak and water outage means a boil water notice has been issued for a large portion of Washington County until further notice. The Bluebonnet Rural Water Corporation/Northeast…