Category Archives: News

MAN WHO SHOT BURLESON CO. DEPUTY SENTENCED ON DRUG CHARGES

The man who shot and killed a Burleson County deputy in 2013 during a surprise raid has pleaded guilty to drug related charges. Henry Magee was sentenced to 18 months…

NOMINATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD

Nominations are now being sought for Washington County’s 2017 “Small Business of the Year Award”. The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, April 21. The award will be presented during…

GRIMES CO. RELAY FOR LIFE RAISES OVER $55,000

The Grimes County Relay for Life took place on Saturday, raising over $55,000 for the American Cancer Society. “We are so grateful to have volunteers who have such a passion…

S&W REHABILITATION CLINIC MOVES TO NEW LOCATION

  The Brenham Scott and White Rehabilitation Clinic held a ribbon cutting ceremony Monday at their new location.  The Rehabilitation Clinic has moved from their previous location on South Day…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD HOLDS PRELIMINARY BUDGET WORKSHOP

The Brenham School Board held a workshop session to begin looking at the budget for the next school year.  Washington County Chief Tax Appraiser Willy Dilworth explained to the board…

CASA OBSERVING APRIL AS NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH

In honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, CASA for Kids of South Central Texas is issuing a call to action for residents of Austin, Colorado, Waller & Washington Counties…

HARRIS COUNTY DEPUTY SHOT AND KILLED

A search is underway for the killer of a 30-year veteran of law enforcement who was shot in Baytown early today (Monday). Authorities say Harris County Precinct 3 Asst. Chief…

FORMER AUSTIN CO. TAX ASSESSOR INDICTED FOR THEFT

The former Tax Assessor-Collector for Austin County was indicted by a grand jury last week. 39-year old Marcus Pena was indicted on Wednesday in the 155th Judicial District Court on…

BRENHAM WOMAN CHARGED IN HIT-AND-RUN

A Brenham woman faces a DWI charge after an accident Friday. Around 11:00 a.m., Officer Jose Perez responded to the area of South Chappell Hill St. and South Market, in…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO FEATURE BLUEBONNET FESTIVAL

The 53rd Annual Bluebonnet Festival will be the topic of discussion on this week’s edition of Community Corner on KWHI. Bob Davis, the Vice President of the Chappell Hill Historical…