Category Archives: News

HOG SPLASH MUD VOLLEYBALL WINNERS

Hospice Brazos Valley has announced the winners of its annual “Hog Splash” mud volleyball tournament held this past Saturday in Snook. First place went to the Jones Carter “Rump Shakers”…

BUDDY RIDDLE ANNOUNCES FOR CONSTABLE PRECINCT 4

An Austin County Sheriff’s Investigator has announced plans to run for the Constable Position in Washington County Precinct 4. H.C. “Buddy” Riddle, who lives in Burton, says he plans to…

WASHINGTON COUNTY READ RECEPTION THURSDAY

Lifetime Learning will host the 9th annual “Washington County READ” reception this Thursday at Unity Theater in Brenham. Paulette Jiles, author of “News of the World”, will be on hand…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HAVE LENGTHY MEETING TUESDAY

Washington County Commissioners approved the purchase of 6 new vehicles for the Sheriff’s Office this (Tuesday) morning.  Sheriff Otto Hanak is wanting to purchase 5 Chevy Tahoes and 1 Silverado…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD GETS UPDATES ON STUDENT PROJECTS

The Burton School Board made quick work of a light agenda Monday evening.  The meeting began with a demonstration from some of the Gifted and Talented students from Burton Elementary. …

BRENHAM’S UNITY THEATRE PRESENTS THE SYRINGA TREE IN NOVEMBER

Unity Theatre, Brenham’s small town, professional theatre, explores the personal stories of two families living in South Africa with The Syringa Tree by Pamela Gien. Winner of the 2001 Obie…

CITY TO CONSIDER LEASE OF OLD LANDFILL THURSDAY

The Brenham City Council will meet again Thursday, only a week after their previous meeting.  The change is due to scheduling conflicts. On the agenda for the meeting, council will…

BRENHAM POLICE MAKE NUMEROUS ARRESTS OVER WEEKEND

The Brenham Police made numerous arrests over the weekend. Friday at 3:45 PM, Officer Sierra Newell responded to Fireman’s Park, in reference to a suspicious person. Investigation revealed Jason Lee…

SUBJECT ARRESTED FOR CONTINUOUS SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A CHILD

The Brenham Police report that a suspect in a sexual assault case was arrested Sunday by the Las Vegas Metro Police Department. Brenham Police report that they were recently made…

FATAL ACCIDENT SUNDAY MORNING ON FM 2621

UPDATED 1:45PM Monday – The Department of Public Safety investigated a fatal traffic accident that occurred Sunday morning in Washington County.  DPS reports that Sunday morning at 8:35 a 2015…