Category Archives: News

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO IMAGING CENTER

The Brenham Fire Department responded Friday just after 3:00 pm to the report of a smoke odor at the Haskarl-Giddings Imaging Center.  The center is located at 693 South Market…

PLANNING AND ZONING TO CONSIDER 3 REQUESTS MONDAY

The Brenham Planning and Zoning Commission will be considering three requests at their meeting Monday. Redeemer Church Brenham is requesting a special use permit to allow church services and activates…

TxDOT REOPENS HIGHWAY 105

The Texas Department of Transportation is reporting that Highway 105 is now open to traffic.  The department closed a section of the highway Thursday evening after a problem was discovered…

CARMINE MAN FACES FELONY D.W.I.

A Carmine man faces a felony charge after his arrest for Driving While Intoxicated. 38-year old Shawn Patrick Obrien was pulled over by Sergeant Joseph Merkley around 8:30 Thursday night…

BRENHAM WOMAN FACES MULTIPLE CHARGES

A Brenham woman faces multiple charges after a traffic stop, Thursday afternoon. 41-year old Kimberly Johnette Forsythe was pulled over in the 2200 block of Highway 290 East by Officer…

CHARLIE DANIELS HIGHLIGHTS AUSTIN CO. FAIR LINEUP

A Country Music Hall of Famer highlights the entertainment lineup for the 2017 Austin County Fair. The Charlie Daniels Band will close out the fair’s four-day run, Saturday,, October 14th….

THREE SENTENCED IN LOCAL COURT

Three people have been placed on probation following the latest session of 21st Judicial District Court. 18-year old Eric Guttierrez of Brenham was placed on eight years’ probation and fined…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER ILAs TUESDAY

Washington County Commissioners are scheduled to look at a number of issues during their weekly meeting next Tuesday. Commissioners will consider an Interlocal Agreement with the Brazos Valley Council of…

LOCAL GROUP DRILLS WATER WELL IN HONDURAS

A team of 12 people from Center Church in Brenham traveled to Honduras last week to drill a water well.  The group was working with Living Water International, an organization that…

SECTION OF HIGHWAY 105 CLOSED TO TRAFFIC

Currently the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) crews are closing SH 105 between FM 1155 and FM 2193 in Washington County due to an issue with the Jackson Creek bridge….