Category Archives: News

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS APPROVE REAPPOINTMENT OF REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE

The Washington County Commissioners Court met today (Tuesday) to approve the reappointment of members to the Regional Transportation Planning Committee for the Brazos Valley Council of Governments. The Commissioners approved…

ACCIDENT BACKS UP MORNING TRAFFIC NEAR BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL

An accident has traffic backed up at Blue Bell Road and North Park St. near Andrea’s Taco Shop. Witnesses say traffic is backed up in all directions. Authorities are at…

BRYAN MAN DIES IN HIGHWAY 6 CRASH

A Bryan man has died after a car accident Monday afternoon in Bryan. According to authorities, 62-year-old Michael Gene Richards crashed his truck into a bridge support beam in the…

45TH ANNUAL COW-CALF CLINIC HAPPENING THIS FRIDAY

The 45th annual South Central Texas Cow-Calf Clinic will take place in Brenham on Friday.   The clinic will be held at the Washington County Fairgrounds Sales Facility. Tickets for the…

BHS CHOIR STUDENTS EARN POSITIONS IN REGION 27 CHOIRS

Six Brenham High School Varsity Choir members earned positions in the prestigious Region 27 Choirs after a competition at Cy-Ranch High School last Saturday. Of the six students, three will…

BLUEBONNET TO ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FOR BASTROP COUNTY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative is accepting applications to fill a vacant seat on its 11-member Board of Directors. Applications for the District 3 seat, which represents Bastrop County, will be accepted…

FIRST DAY OF EARLY VOTING SEES RECORD TURN OUT

The first day of early voting in Washington County saw 1,207 people vote in person.  Washington County Clerk, Beth Rothermel, says she believes this is a new record for a…

CALDWELL’S “SCARE ON THE SQUARE” HAPPENING THIS SATURDAY

This weekend Caldwell Main Street will hold its annual “Scare on the Square”. The square in Caldwell will be transformed on Saturday into a fun, Halloween-themed atmosphere for the whole…

PAINT NIGHT TONIGHT FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS AND PARENTS

In an effort to provide ongoing support for English language learners (ELLs) and their parents, Brenham High School will host a painting class today (Monday) from 5:30-7:00 p.m. for mothers…

TUESDAY JURY TRIAL CANCELLED

The jury trial scheduled for tomorrow (Tuesday) at 9 a.m. before Judge Carson Campbell has been cancelled. Anyone scheduled for jury duty for this trial does not need to appear.