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REP. SCHUBERT TO ADDRESS EDUCATION ISSUES IN 85TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION

One local lawmaker will head to Austin today (Tuesday) ready to kick off the 85th legislative session by taking on a myriad of issues, including education in Texas. State Representative Leighton…

MAIFEST SERENADE HAPPENING THIS SUNDAY

Brenham Maifest, one of Texas’ oldest springtime celebrations, will announce the royalty for the 127th festival this Sunday. The annual Maifest Serenade will be held at 2 p.m. at the…

BISD TO ADOPT RESOLUTION OPPOSING A-F RATING SYSTEM

The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees is expected to adopt a resolution opposing the new accountability rating system for Texas public schools during a special meeting this Thursday. The new A-F…

62ND WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE TONIGHT

The 62nd Annual Washington County Spelling Bee is set to take place tonight (Tuesday) at Alton Elementary School. KWHI will broadcast the spelling bee live beginning at 6 p.m. The…

BRENHAM MAN FACES D.W.I. AFTER CRASH

A Brenham man is charged with Driving While Intoxicated, following an accident Saturday night. Just before 10:30, Cpl. Steven Eilert and Officer Mickey Gressman responded to a crash at the…

POLICE INVESTIGATE BRENHAM BURGLARY

A Brenham burglary is under investigation. Friday afternoon at 3:15, Cpl. Tommy Kurie was called to the 500 block of Riggs Street in reference to a burglary of a habitation….

BRENHAM P.D. LOOKING FOR STOLEN CAR

Brenham Police are investigating a stolen vehicle. Friday night, around 7 p.m., Officer Jose Perez responded to the 800 block of Cobble Gate. The caller said someone had stolen her…

BLINN SEES RECORD ENROLLMENT DURING 2017 WINTER MINIMESTER

A record number of Blinn College students are earning credit toward their degrees during the 2017 Winter Minimester. Blinn registered a record 1,697 students for the Winter Minimester, an 8.4…

TEXAS ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW & PULL HAPPENING THIS WEEK

The Texas Antique Tractor Show & Pull Kickoff is happening this Friday and Saturday in Hallettsville. The event will feature displays of antique and classic farm machinery; tractors, stationary engines,…

WALLER CO. EMS VEHICLE INVOLVED IN ACCIDENT EARLY MONDAY

A two vehicle accident south of Navasota left traffic backed up on Highway 6 early this (Monday) morning. An SUV and a Waller County EMS vehicle collided at the FM…