Category Archives: News

BLINN TRUSTEES HOLD BUDGET WORKSHOP

Blinn College is looking at proposed operating expenses of just over $98-million, an increase of 3.3-percent over the last spending plan. Blinn trustees held a budget workshop Monday afternoon. Expected…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD HIRES NEW VOLLEYBALL COACH

There was very little discussion about the Master Facilities Site Plan during Monday evenings Burton School Board meeting. The board did discuss setting up a workshop session on it and…

CITY COUNCIL TO LOOK AT NEIGHBORHOOD BUSINESS DISTRICT AGAIN

The Brenham City Council will again look at rezoning an area south of downtown as a Neighborhood Business District at their meeting Thursday.  The item was tabled at the city…

BRENHAM BUILDING STANDARDS COMMISSION MEETING MONDAY

The City of Brenham Building Standards Commission is meeting at 5:15 today (Monday) to consider a request from the developer of the new Blinn College dormitories. Infrastructure Associates, the general…

BRENHAM POLICE MAKE DRUG ARRESTS

Brenham Police made several drug possession arrests over the weekend. Friday, just after 10:00 a.m., a driver and passenger in a vehicle were arrested.  34-year old Casey Glenn Carmack of…

HOUSTON MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM AFTER POLICE CHASE

A Houston man faces an evading arrest charge after a traffic stop Saturday morning in Brenham. Around 10:00 a.m., Sgt. Steven Eilert attempted to stop a motorcycle driven by 25-year…

PARKING TO BE WASHED AND RESTRIPED IN DOWNTOWN THIS WEEK

The City of Brenham Street Department will be washing and repainting the parking spaces throughout the downtown areas this week, beginning Tuesday. The work will be done between 10pm and…

SUMMER SIP GLASSES STILL AVAILABLE

The 2017 Downtown Brenham Summer Sip, which will be on June 24th from 3-7pm, is drawing closer for those still needing to purchase their commemorative wine glasses. With just 12…

WONDER HILL ROAD UNDER CONSTRUCTION TODAY AND TOMORROW

Wonder Hill Rd is under construction today (Monday) and tomorrow (Tuesday). Locals are advised to expect delays and are urged to choose Spring Creek Rd or Church Rd off of…

HOUSTON MAN KILLED IN SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT OFF FM1155

Mohamed A. Hussein, a 31 year-old Asian male was killed on impact after his Toyota tundra left the road and struck a tree on Sunday. Hussein was from Houston according…