Category Archives: News

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD RECOGNIZES SPECIAL GUESTS

The Brenham School Board met Monday night for their monthly meeting where they heard multiple topics before featuring some special guests. The board highlighted the achievements of their Teacher of…

BRENHAM I.S.D. FOUNDATION RECEIVES DONATION

The Brenham ISD Education Foundation has received a sizeable donation. Recently the foundation was awarded $5000 from The Grainger Foundation. The Brenham Education Foundation’s mission is to generate and distribute…

A&M NAMES NEW PROVOST

Texas A&M has named a new provost and executive vice president. Dr. Carol A. Fierke, was named following an international search that included over 140 applicants. Dr. Fierke currently serves…

PRAIRIE VIEW NAMES INTERIM PRESIDENT

Prairie View A&M has named an interim president. Dr. Ruth Simmons, a former university president with administrative experience in Ivy League schools has been named post. Dr. Simmons, who retired as president…

TEXAS BRACES FOR TROPICAL SYSTEM

Brenham and Washington County could be minimally impacted later this week by a tropical system tracking towards Texas. Tropical rains could fall along the Texas gulf coast as early as…

BLUE BELL AQUATIC CENTER HOSTING BLOOD DRIVE TODAY

The Blue Bell Aquatic Center is hosting the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Donor Coach today onsite at the center from 10am to 2pm as for their blood drive. You can…

TWO HISTORIC BUILDINGS UP FOR SALE IN DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

Two historic buildings in Downtown Brenham went up for sale recently, including the Today and Yesterday antiques shop, formerly the Brenham Grand Opera House, and the old Dr. Pepper Bottling…

BRENHAM ISD APPROVES 4% MIDPOINT INCREASE IN SALARY

Yesterday (Monday) evening during their scheduled meeting, the Brenham Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a 4% midpoint pay increase for all district employees. Brenham ISD employees will…

BLINN’S 1ST EVER CARPENTRY CLASS GRADUATES

Blinn’s first ever two-week carpentry course recognized graduates Friday for successfully completing the first ever carpentry course with a Certificate of Completion and an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)…

WARRANT ARREST FOR CHAPPELL HILL MAN

A Chappell Hill man was arrested over the weekend on a series of outstanding warrants. Saturday morning, around 1:00 am Officer Eddie Martinez pulled over a vehicle on a traffic…