Category Archives: News

SHERIFF HANAK CALLS FOR LONG-TERM PLAN FROM COUNTY LEADERS

Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak is calling on local leaders to, “develop a long term plan for what is coming our way” and not to take a “wait and see…

BATHROOM CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT TERMINATION TABLED THURSDAY

Brenham City Council was forced to table the termination of the construction contract with GCP Contactors after their Executive Session Thursday.  GCP was awarded the bid in July of last…

LOCAL CHAMBER TO HOST LEADERSHIP EVENT

A leadership event is set for later this month in Washington County. The Washington County Chamber of Commerce will present a recorded simulcast of the 2017 Live2Lead event, February 28th….

BLINN ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOLARSHIPS

Blinn College invites students and prospective students to apply for more than $320,000 in endowed scholarships available for the 2018-19 academic year. Beginning today, current high school and college students…

COMMENTATOR ALLEN WEST TO ADDRESS LOCAL REPUBLICANS

Political commentator and former U.S. Congressman Allen West will be the keynote speaker for the 2018 Washington County Republican Club’s Reagan Dinner. The annual event is set for Tuesday night,…

BRENHAM MAN CHARGED WITH SECOND D.W.I.

A Brenham man faces a second DWI charge after a Thursday night traffic stop. 56-year old Douglas Jones of Brenham was pulled in the 500 Block of Third Street just…

CALDWELL PARENTS CONCERNED OVER THREATS

Parents in the Caldwell ISD are asking why not charges were file after violent threats were made at the middle school and high school last week. According to authorities, two…

CALDWELL ISD CONSIDERS BOND ELECTION

The Caldwell ISD is considering a possible bond election. The bond would total $28 million, which means a taxpayer with a $100,000 home would pay $18 more in taxes every…

LOCAL GO-TEXAN TEAMS COMPETE IN KATY

The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo held its Area Go Texan Committees Contest recently at the Great Southwest Equestrian Center in Katy. The Area Go Texan Committees come from 68…

BURLESON COUNTY GO TEXAN DANCE/FUND-RAISER, SATURDAY

Burleson County will be hosting its annual Go Texan event this weekend in Caldwell. The event is set for Saturday night at the Burleson County Expo Center in Caldwell. Event…