Category Archives: News

COMMUNITY MEETING ON HENDERSON PARK RENOVATION TODAY

Community members will have a chance to weigh in on the renovation of Henderson Park during a special meeting today (Wednesday). A public meeting will take place tonight at 5:30pm…

SANDRA BLAND’S MOTHER URGES COMMITTEE TO PASS REFORM BILL

Nearly two years after Sandra Bland was found dead in a Waller County jail cell, her mother travelled to the capitol to ask lawmakers to pass a bill named for…

ARREST MADE IN WASHINGTON CO. MURDER

A Tomball man has been arrested and charged in the overnight murder of a Brenham man. 20-year old Nicholas Royal Porter of Tomball has been charged with the murder of…

ACCIDENT SLOWS TRAFFIC OUTSIDE BRENHAM MIDDLE SCHOOL

A car accident outside Brenham Middle School caused a traffic backup late this (Tuesday) afternoon. The two vehicle accident happened on S. Blue Bell Road at approximately 3:45 p.m. The Brenham…

BLINN ALUMNI & FRIENDS ANNOUNCE HOLIDAY TRIP TO NEW YORK

The Blinn College Alumni & Friends Association  is inviting the community to join it for a five-day holiday trip to New York City. The Dec. 4-8 trip includes airfare, hotel…

LONGTIME MEMBER OF WASHINGTON CO. SHERIFF’S OFFICE RETIRES

A longtime member of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department has retired. According to Sheriff Otto Hanak, Patrol Lieutenant Robert Duane Houston officially retired from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office on…

TWO-CAR ACCIDENT IN DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

Authorities are on the scene of a two car accident in downtown Brenham. The accident happened just before 12:55 p.m. at the intersection of Market Street and Main, right outside the…

BODY FOUND IN NAVASOTA, HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY

The Navasota Police Department is investigating a possible homicide. Authorities say they received a report before 8 a.m. today (Tuesday) about a deceased person located at the intersection of River…

WASHINGTON COUNTY, BRENHAM TO REPAIR COMMUNICATIONS TOWER

Washington County and the City of Brenham will join forces to repair a communications tower that has been struck by lightning. The Washington County Commissioners Court approved an inter-local agreement with the…

WASHINGTON CO. MURDER UNDER INVESTIGATION

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office, DPS and Texas Rangers are investigating an overnight murder in rural Washington County. Authorities were called out around 10:45 to a shooting in the 6400…