Category Archives: News

DRILLING COULD INCREASE IN GIDDINGS

Officials in Lee County believe the acquisition of an oil company with producing wells in Giddings could boost drilling activity. In a deal set to close in the near future,…

GAS PRICE DROPS 3-CENTS IN PAST WEEK

The average price for a gallon of gas has dropped 3-cents in Texas. According to the AAA Texas, the state-wide average or a gallon of unleaded fuel is $2.73. That…

BRENHAM ARTIST/AUTHOR TO APPEAR ON KBTX MORNING TV SHOW

A Brenham artist and author will be a featured guest Tuesdeay morning on a Bryan/College Station TV program. Lloyd Mays will be a guest on KBTX TV-3’s Brazos Valley Early Morning…

BELLVILLE CONTINUES SEARCH FOR BUILDING INSPECTOR

The City of Bellville continues its search for a Building Inspector. At a recent Economic Development Council meeting, Human Resources Manager Cathy Etzell says an offer was made to a…

NAVASOTA ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION

The city of Navasota has announced plans to commemorate the Fourth of July, later this summer. The city will host the Independence Daze and Fourth of July Parade on Wednesday,…

A&M PRESIDENT COMMENTS ON ‘SEXUAL MISCONDUCT’ POLICY

The President of Texas A&M is vowing a “”comprehensive” review of university policies and procedures related to sexual misconduct. In a statement posted to the university’s web site Friday, A&M…

BLINN BOARD OF TRUSTEES LOOKING AT LEASE AGREEMENT WITH TEXAS A&M

A memo of agreement between Blinn College and Brenham, for the use of soccer fields at Hohlt Park, is on the agenda for next Tuesday’s Blinn Board of Trustees meeting….

AIRPORT ADVISORY BOARD TO LOOK AT ADS-B SENSORS, LEASE CHANGES

Brenham’s Airport Advisory Board will act upon proposed changes to the T-Hangar Lease Agreement at Tuesday’s meeting. The revision aims to allow noncommercial assembly of kit-planes, or hobby airplanes.  The…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS COURT TO LOOK AT PLACEMENT OF WATER LINE, ROAD BORE

Washington County Commissioners will look at a request to place a water line and road bore on Windy Acres Road at next Tuesday’s meeting. In addition to the water line…

UNITY THEATRE HOSTS FAITH MISSION SUMMER PROGRAM

Faith Mission’s SMART program kicked off the summer with a visit to Unity Theatre in Brenham. Faith Mission Executive Director Rev. Randy Wells reached out to Unity Theatre’s Education Director,…