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OVER $213,000 AWARDED AT BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP CEREMONY

Over $213,000 in scholarships were awarded to Brenham High School Seniors during a special ceremony Monday night. The 30th Annual Scholarship Ceremony took place at Brenham High School, honoring some…

TXDOT RESURFACING WORK TO BEGIN TODAY

A $17.3 million seal-coating project that will include several roads in Brenham started today (Monday). The projects are part of TXDOT’s resurfacing plans this year. Work inside the Brenham city…

‘CARNIVAL AT THE DOG PARK’ TO BE FEATURED ON COMMUNITY CORNER

Robert Davis, from Animal Friends of Washington County, will be the guest on KWHI’s Community Corner segment on Tuesday. Davis will be speaking about the “Carnival at the Dog Park”,…

BLINN RECOGNIZES 50 NURSING GRADUATES WITH PINNING CEREMONY

Fifty future nursing professionals were recognized with their nursing pins Saturday, May 6, after completing Blinn College’s highly-regarded Associate Degree Nursing Program. Located at the Texas A&M Health Science Center…

‘KIDNAPPING’ PHONE SCAM CIRCULATING BRENHAM

The Brenham Police Department is warning citizens about a “kidnapping” phone scam circulating the community. Victims are called from a private number and told a family member has been kidnapped….

MURDER TRIAL FOR SLAIN BLINN STUDENT POSTPONED

The trial for a man charged with murdering a Blinn College student has been postponed. Robert McNeil is charged with the 2015 murder of Blinn College student Lacie Larose. The 19-year-old…

BRENHAM HS SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS CEREMONY TONIGHT

This year’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian will be announced during the Brenham High School Scholarship Awards Ceremony today (Monday). Brenham High School’s 2017 graduating class totals 302 people. Each year, thousands…

BELLVILLE TO KEEP MAYOR JOE ED LYNN

The Mayor of Bellville will serve another term in the position. According to unofficial results from the City of Bellville, Mayor Joe Ed Lynn won the election this past Saturday….

MAIFEST CLOSES WITH ‘FLY ME TO PARADISE’ SENIOR CORONATION

The 127th Maifest came to a close Saturday night after a thrilling show from the Senior Royalty and their courts. King Jacob McFaddin Pyle and Queen Gracie Westerfeld reigned over…

KWHI CELEBRATES SEVENTY YEARS ON THE AIR

Seventy years ago today, Thursday May 8, 1947 at 6 AM, KWHI signed on the air for the first time.  After several days of final testing, KWHI founder Tom Whitehead…