Category Archives: News

SEN. KOLKHORST PUSHES SCHOOL FINANCIAL SUPPORT BILL

Senator Lois Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) has proposed new legislation that she says would protect the financial future of nearly two-hundred school districts across Texas. Working with local superintendents and school boards,…

NAVASOTA TO ‘SWEEP’ CITY FOR JUNK VEHICLES

Navasota will soon rid itself of cars that are in violation of the city’s “junk vehicles” ordinance. Beginning January 17th, a citywide sweep will take place in Navasota to remove…

BURTON STATE BANK ANNOUNCES CHANGE IN BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Burton State Bank recently announced changes to their Board of Directors.  After 32 years of service, Erwin C. “Buddy” Dallmeyer has retired and his son, Andrew, has been elected to…

SEX TRAFFICKING OF MINORS AWARENESS EVENT HAPPENING IN BRENHAM

The Texas Department of State Health Services, along with Faith Mission in Brenham, is putting on an event that aims to bring awareness to domestic sex trafficking. On February 1st,…

BLINN SEEKS COMMUNITY INPUT ON CAMPUS CARRY IMPLEMENTATION

Blinn College is seeking the community’s input regarding reasonable rules for the implementation of campus carry at Blinn College. Blinn invites interested community members to complete a brief survey at…

BRAZOS CO. GO TEXAN SCHOLARSHIP DANCE AND AUCTION THIS SATURDAY

The 43rd Annual Brazos County Go Texan Scholarship Dance and Auction is happening this Saturday at the Hilton College Station. Brazos County Go Texan committee member Bill Thompson says they’ll…

BATHROOM BILL ADDRESSED DURING DAY TWO OF TEXAS LEGISLATURE

The Texas Privacy Act, known commonly as the “Bathroom Bill”, garnered attention on the second day of the Texas Legislature- a day which is generally reserved for non-controversial, housekeeping issues….

PEDESTRIAN KILLED ON ROBERTSON CO. HIGHWAY

A Robertson County man is dead after he was struck and killed on Highway-6 in Hearne. 57-year old James Fachorn of Hearne was struck by a tractor-trailer as he walked…

FAYETTE CO. SHERIFF’S OFFICE SEIZES 100 POUNDS OF SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA

Fayette County authorities made another drug bust Monday, seizing 100 pounds of synthetic marijuana. According to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, just after 8:30 a.m. Investigator David Smith stopped an…

AMBER ALERT ISSUED FOR THREE HOUSTON CHILDREN

An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday evening for three children out of Houston. The children are 2-year-old Jason Frausto, 3-year-old Aaliyah Frausto, and 5 year-old Isac Frausto. All three children are…