Category Archives: News

BRENHAM JUNIOR HIGH EXPLORATION NIGHT HAPPENING FEB. 15

Brenham Junior High School will be hosting “BJH Exploration Night” on Wednesday, February 15th. It’s an opportunity for parents and students to see what BJH has to offer. All core…

TXDOT CELEBRATES 100 YEARS OF SERVICE TO TEXANS

To honor the past while anticipating the future, the Texas Department of Transportation celebrates a century of service this year with a traveling exhibit and other events to highlight the…

BLINN PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT PROGRAM STUDENTS OFFER MEDICAL CARE ABROAD

Four students enrolled in Blinn College’s Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program used their developing talents to help others over the winter break. First-year PTA students Haley Hereld (Edna), Maribel Lara…

SUSPECT IN CUSTODY AFTER HIGH-SPEED CHASE

UPDATE: One person is in custody after a high-speed chase led to a massive manhunt in Brazos County Tuesday night. According to authorities, the chase began when a driver of a truck…

FUND SET UP FOR NAVY SEAL KILLED IN ACTION

A fund has been set up for the family of a Navy Seal killed in a raid against a group of al-Qaeda leaders. William “Ryan” Owens, 36,  died January 28th of wounds…

HIGH-SPEED TRAIN DEVELOPER WITHDRAWS LAWSUITS

The private developer of the planned bullet train between Dallas and Houston has withdrawn a number of lawsuits against Texas landowners. The suits called for Texas Central Partners to be able…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS: ‘BE RESPONSIBLE WHILE BURNING’

The possibility of adopting a burn ban was a hot topic during the Washington County Commissioners meeting today (Tuesday). Ultimately, the commissioners decided to table the issue until next week-…

LOCAL STUDENTS PERFORM IN SUPER BOWL HALF-TIME SHOW

A number of Brenham students were part of the Super Bowl LI entertainment and festivities this weekend in Houston. Brenham senior Kyle Kirts participated in Super Bowl LI pregame activities…

LOCAL STORE BURGLARIZED

Brenham Police are investigating a break-in at a local store. Monday morning, Cpl. Terrence Johnson and Officer Alex Saenz were called out to the Bread Basket Texaco in the 1100…

BELLVILLE MAN ARRESTED FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION

A Bellville man faces a marijuana possession charge after a traffic stop in Brenham Monday night. 20-year old Kodi Allen Dingle was in a vehicle stopped by Brenham Police Officer…