Category Archives: News

EMS MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENTS

Washington County EMS Director Kevin Deramus told the County Commissioners today (Tuesday) that Medicaid has been underpaying them for some time and they need to try to get at least…

BURTON ISD WANTS SEALED BIDS FOR OLD SCHOOL

After trying to sell the old elementary school for four years the Burton School Board decided last (Monday) night to go out for sealed bids on the property.  Burton Supt….

NO VOTE ON SCHOOL SECURITY PLAN

The Brenham School Board held the fifth discussion on the Angel Guardian’s program, a proposal to arm a professional on each of the district’s campuses last (Monday) night, and there…

CONGRESSMAN MCCAUL DEFENDS VOTE

District 10 Congressional Representative Michael McCaul says he was right in voting against raising the debt ceiling and the re-opening of the government. He said today (Monday) he realized the…

CHAMBER BOARD BALLOT RELEASED

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce has distributed ballots for the elections for the Board of Directors. Seven names are on the ballot to fill seven positions on the board….

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…