Category Archives: News

ROUND TOP LIBRARY GALA, SEPTEMBER 9TH

Tickets are on sale for the Round Top Family Library Gala, set for Saturday, September 9th at the Round Top Rifle Hall. Entertainment will be provided by The Almost Patsy…

CITY COUNCIL RESPONDS TO SB 1004 LAW

Brenham City Council passed two items today (Thursday) designed to give them some control over the construction of wireless network nodes in public right of ways.  A bill passed by…

CITY COUNCIL GRANTS TWO SPECIAL USE PERMITS

Two Specific use permits were granted today on their second reading by Brenham City Council.  Redeemer Church Brenham will be allowed to operate the Church School and hold Sunday Services…

NO ONE SPEAKS AT PUBLIC HEARING ON TAX RATE INCREASE

No one spoke today during the public hearing over the proposed tax rate increase by the city of Brenham. The city is proposing that the tax rate be increased by…

CITY COUNCIL APPROVES TWO RECOATING PROJECTS

The Brenham City Council approved two coating projects for the City Water department.  Council approved a $543,000 bid from Gulf States Protective Coatings for recoating of various tanks at the water…

BURTON SCHOOLS MEET STANDARDS

All the campuses in the Burton school district met standards in the Texas Education Agency’s accountability ratings. The Burton Elementary campus earned “distinction” designations in the area of mathematics and…

CAR WASH USA HOLDING GRAND OPENING, FRIDAY

Brenham’s newest car wash will be hosting a grand opening this Friday. Car Wash USA, on Highway 290 in Brenham, will be holding a grand opening Friday, from 9:00 a.m.-to-5:00…

PROGRAM ON HONEY BEES FRIDAY AT WASHINGTON CO. FAIRGROUNDS

An educational program on bees and trees is scheduled for Friday at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The program is one in a series of eight programs designed for new landowners…

GUN STOLEN IN WALLER CO. RECOVERED IN CALIFORNIA

The Waller County Sheriff’s Office says a gun stolen in 2015 from a patrol unit has been found in California. The department was notified Tuesday by the FBI. Agents say…

CITY COUNCIL TO DISCUSS THE MUSEUM, TODAY

The Brenham City Council will consider what to do about the problems at the Brenham Heritage Museum when they meet this afternoon.  The museum was ruled unsafe by the city…