Category Archives: News

BISD BOARD NAMES NEW ALTON ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL

The Brenham ISD School Board named the new assistant principal at Alton Elementary School during their meeting on Monday. Rachel Peterson will replace Toni Schwartz, who will be the principal…

WASHINGTON COUNTY YPO MEETING TONIGHT

The Young Professionals Organization of Washington County is holding a networking event tonight (Tuesday) at Appel Hyundai in Brenham. It’s a chance to mingle with other young professionals in Washington…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD ADDS NEW MEMBER

The Burton School Board swore in two incumbents and one new member at their meeting Monday evening.  Newly elected board member Linda Majek Hasten joined incumbents Misty Goldberg Lucherk and…

PROPERTY APPRAISAL NOTICES MAILED, VALUES ON THE RISE

The Washington County Appraisal District sent out 21,785 notices of appraisal to residents last week. As expected, property appraisals in the county are going up an average of 10 percent…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT AND OTHER CHARGES

A Brenham man faces several charges after his arrest during a domestic disturbance. 28-year old Trenton Dewayne Howard was arrested after police were called out Sunday evening to the 700…

BURTON MAN ARRESTED FOR THIRD DWI

A Burton man faces another charge of Driving While Intoxicated. 41-year old Juan Antonio Rosales was pulled over on a traffic stop Sunday, just after midnight. According Sgt. Steven Eilert,…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR DRUG POSSESSION

A Brenham man faces a drug possession charge after his arrest Friday morning. 51-year old Michael Gary Montgomery was stopped by police as he was walking in the 2600 block…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO FOCUS ON BRENHAM SENIOR ACTIVITY CENTER

This week’s edition of the Community Corner on KWHI will highlight the Margaret E. Blizzard Senior Activity Center. The Senior Center provides homebound and center dining room meals, daily transportation…

BLINN RECOGNIZES NINE VETERINARY TECH GRADUATES

Nine Blinn College Veterinary Technology Program graduates were welcomed to their new profession Friday, May 12, during a ceremony at Texas A&M’s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Blinn’s…

BISD NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION HAPPENING SATURDAY

Families with children who will be attending Brenham Independent School District for the first time will have a chance to register early this week. All new Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten students…