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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,…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO FEATURE ‘BETHLEHEM IN INDEPENDENCE’ ORGANIZER

Jordon Clay will be the guest on KWHI’s Community Corner this week. Clay is an organizer of Bethlehem in Independence, a live nativity scene happening this weekend. Clay will have…

CHILI’S FUNDRAISER FOR FAITH MISSION THIS THURSDAY

Chili’s is teaming up with Faith Mission this week to raise money for the organization. On Thursday between 11 a.m. and 10 p.m., the Chili’s in Brenham will donate 10…

UPTOWN SWIRL GLASSES ON SALE NOW

Keepsake wine glasses for Brenham’s “Uptown Swirl” event are on sale now. The glasses act as a ticket for one of the most popular downtown Brenham events. Uptown Swirl, happening…

LA GRANGE TO WELCOME NEW POLICE CHIEF

The City of La Grange will welcome a new police chief next week. David Gilbreath will officially be sworn in as the next La Grange police chief on Monday. His…

LOCAL SALES TAX REBATES DROP IN DECEMBER

Sales tax rebates continued to fall in Brenham and Washington County this month. Brenham received $502,517, which is down 2.8 percent from the same time last year. For 2016, the…

BISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON DISTRICT OF INNOVATION

The BISD Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing on Monday regarding the idea of becoming District of Innovation (DOI). A District of Innovation designation means the school district…

BHS E-SPORTS CLUB CHARITY SHOWCASE TODAY

Brenham High School’s E-Sports Club is hosting a charity event today (Saturday) to raise money for the Texas Children’s Hospital. All the technology based clubs from BHS will be on…