Category Archives: News

WEST JEFFERSON STREET EXPECTED TO REOPEN THURSDAY

The West Jefferson Street water crossing over Higgins Branch creek is expected to open to traffic today (Thursday).  City Engineer Lori Lakatos said that the roadway should re-open with temporary side rails…

BRENAM SCHOOL BOARD DISCUSSING CONSTRUCTION MONDAY

The Brenham School Board will be discussing construction and asbestos abatement during their meeting Monday.  Trustees are scheduled to name a Construction Manager at Risk for the Krause Elementary School…

QUILT SHOW THIS WEEKEND IN BRENHAM

The Annual Brenham Friendship Quilt Guild 2018 Quilt Show is this weekend at the Firemen’s Training Center. Sandie Kindt of the Friendship Guild says this is a “judged” show…  …

BRENHAM HOSA SELLING VALENTINE’S CARNATIONS

Brenham High School HOSA members are once again selling carnations for Valentine’s Day. Orders may be placed for any staff or student on the Brenham High School campus, or for…

MAN SENTENCED FOR 2016 FATAL CRASH

A Brazos County judge has sentenced a Bryan man to 12 years in prison for a deadly 2016 accident that claimed a woman’s life. 47-year old Robert Allen Spurger pled…

CANDIDATES FOR STATE REP. DISTRICT 13 SEAT AT KWHI FORUM

KWHI’s political forum Wednesday evening featured all of the candidates for the District 13 State Representative seat.  All five Republicans and one Democratic candidate attended the forum held in the Brenham National…

MEETING HELD ON PROPOSED RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT FACILITY

Randall Bryant, who is building the new Residential Treatment Facility near Brenham and Rachel Blankenburg, the designated Director of the facility, answered questions during a 2 hour informational meeting Wednesday…

SENATE CANDIDATE BETO O’ROURKE TO VISIT BRENHAM

A candidate for the U.S. Senate is coming to Brenham. Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke will be appearing at the Blinn College Student Center, Sunday, February 11th. O’Rourke, a U.S. Congressman…

ESTATE OF SIDNEY DELL JOHNSTON REMMERT ENDOWS BLINN SCHOLARSHIP

Sidney Dell Johnston Remmert left Blinn College more than $2 million The estate of Sidney Dell Johnston Remmert, a former Blinn College graduate, recently gifted the Blinn College Foundation $1…

LEE CO. ENACTS BURN BAN

A burn ban has been declared in Lee County, by County Judge Paul Fischer. Fischer signed the order late Monday afternoon, putting the burn ban if effect. Fischer tells The…