Category Archives: News

COLLEGE STATION SHOOTING INVESTIGATED

College Station police are investigating a case where a local teen was shot in the chest on Monday. The 17-year old victim arrived at the College Station Medical Center Monday…

FORTNIGHTLY DECORATING JUDGING BEGINS TONIGHT

Preliminary judging is set for tonight for a long-time Brenham tradition – the Fortnightly Club’s annual Home Decorating Contest. This year there are five categories for local judging: Best Overall,…

BISD TO BECOME ‘DISTRICT OF INNOVATION’

The Brenham Independent School District Board of Trustees adopted a resolution declaring BISD’s interest in becoming a District of Innovation during their meeting on Monday. The district will now move…

BLINN PRESIDENT ADDRESSES PROPOSED NEW JR COLLEGE

Blinn College President Dr. Mary Hensley briefed local community leaders Monday evening about the attempt to create a new Junior College in Brazos County.  The Talent Initiative Steering Committee, a…

A&M AND BLINN TO MAKE WORKFORCE TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT TUESDAY

Texas A&M University has scheduled a news conference Tuesday afternoon for an announcement concerning workforce training in Brazos County. Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp will announce an agreement…

BHS SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER RECEIVES SPECIAL GIFT FROM STUDENTS

Staff and students of Brenham High School surprised BHS School Resource Officer (SRO) Corporal Lance Weiss with a very special presentation on Friday. BHS Assistant Principal Dr. Herbert Schoener coordinated…

KRUSE VILLAGE TOY DRIVE SET FOR THIS FRIDAY

A local retirement home is aiming to give back to the community with a toy and food drive this week. Kruse Village will host their 5th annual toy drive this…

BLINN OFFERS STRINGS COURSE FOR AGES 18 AND UNDER

Blinn College’s community education strings course will return in January, taught by renowned musician Renee Gilliland. Students 18 and under are invited to enroll in a non-credit, continuing education strings…

TWO COMMUNITY MEMBERS HONORED BY BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT

Two community members have been honored by the Brenham Fire Department. Josh Sebastian has been chosen as the Firefighter of the year and Sara Gresham has been awarded Outstanding Member…

WOMAN CONFESSES TO MURDERING BOYFRIEND IN GRIMES COUNTY

The Grimes County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide after a woman walked into the College Station Police Department Sunday evening and confessed to killing her boyfriend. Kelsie Lee Fowler-Rodriguez,…