Category Archives: News

INVESTIGATION INTO HEMPSTEAD ISD

The dealings with the Hempstead School district and  a  Chappell Hill plumbing company, owned by the husband of the Hempstead school district’s business manager, could be the focus of investigation…

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE LADIES NIGHT OUT

KWHI and KTEX-106 are teaming up with St. Josephs-Brenham and the Washington County Chamber of Commerce to present a special night for the women of Washington County. “Fall Frolic 2013—Ladies…

AG APPEALING ABORTION RULING

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has already file an appeal to a federal court judge’s ruling yesterday that the new abortion restrictions violated the U.S. Constitution. The Attorney General, who…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AND BVWACS

Washington County Judge John Brieden says there are a lot of emergencies at the border of Washington and Burleson Counties and often emergency crews, law enforcement and fire departments cannot…

JEWELRY, COMPUTERS IPHONE STOLEN IN BURGLARY

Jewelry, two computers and an Iphone were among the many items taken in a daytime burglary reported Saturday evening. Brenham police officer Mark Pierce was called to the scene in…

METH BUST AT TRAFFIC STOP

A promise to call in a drug dog was enough for a Brenham woman to admit to the possession of methamphetamines during a Saturday night traffic stop in the 300…

BIG CATCHES AT KID FISH

Hundreds of young people gathered at the Blue Bell Aquatic Center Saturday for the 8th annual Kid Fish. They put their poles in the fresh water put into the Leisure…

TEXAS BOOK FESTIVAL

There was a resurgence at this year’s Texas Book Festival in Austin this weekend. Tens of thousands converged on the State Capitol grounds, and Congress Avenue in Austin this weekend…

VOTER ID CONCERNS

The new Voter ID law is in effect for the first time during the state constitution election next week.  Early voting is continuing with most places including Washington County having…

RAINS AND COOLER WEATHER

Texas got a lot cooler this weekend with a cold front bringing in a lot more rains to the state. For Brenham, Washington County and the surrounding areas, the rains…