Category Archives: News

WALLER CO. JUDGE GIVES MAN PROBATION AFTER KILLING FRIEND

A family is outraged after a Judge in Waller County gave their son’s killer probation on Wednesday. Christopher Ellison pleaded guilty to manslaughter after stabbing Brayon Molden to death in…

WASHINGTON CO. ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE

The Washington County Road and Bridge Department says only one road remains closed due to high water. River Bottom Ln./Whiddon Rd. from Terrace Rd. to FM 1371 is closed. The…

BHS THEATRE GROUP TO PERFORM 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE

The Brenham High School theatre department will be performing the musical comedy “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” in the high school’s Black Box Theatre with opening night set for…

COMMITTEE CO-CHAIR SAYS TRUST ISSUES DRIVING PROPOSED NEW COMMUNITY COLLEGE

The co-chairman of the Brazos County committee calling for a new college to replace Blinn in Bryan says trust and governance issues are driving the movement. Although his committee is…

POLICE IDENTIFY 20-YEAR-OLD FOUND DEAD INSIDE TEXAS A&M FRAT HOUSE

The 20-year-old man that was found dead at a Texas A&M Fraternity has been identified. Matthew Hayes, of Beaumont, was found unresponsive in the Sigma Phi Epsilon house Tuesday night….

DEANVILLE MEMORIAL PARK RECEIVES $34,420 DEVELOPMENT GRANT

The Deanville Memorial Park Association will add a multipurpose building for park visitors with the help of a $34,420 community development grant from the Lower Colorado River Authority and Bluebonnet…

WASHINGTON-ON-THE-BRAZOS 1850s CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION THIS WEEKEND

The Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site is inviting the community to come experience Christmas in the 1850s during the “Christmas on the Brazos” event this Saturday. Park Ranger Bruce Wardlow says…

SWEET-TOWN DOWNTOWN GINGERBREAD AUCTION RAISES OVER $6,500

The Sweet-town Downtown Gingerbread Tour and Auction raised a total of $6,650 during the live and silent auction held last (Tuesday) night. Susan Cantey was the highest bidder, donating $1,000…

KBTX FOOD FOR FAMILIES DRIVE HAPPENING TODAY

The 21st annual KBTX Food for Families Food Drive is happening today (Wednesday). The Brazos Center in Bryan from 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.  Kimbro Center in Madisonville from 6:00…

WASHINGTON COUNTY ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE

The Washington County Road and Bridge Department says two roads remain closed due to high water: Roads still closed include: N. Meyersville Rd. from Wiesepape Rd. to FM 1155S River…