Category Archives: News

PRAIRIE VIEW NAMES INTERIM PRESIDENT

Prairie View A&M has named an interim president. Dr. Ruth Simmons, a former university president with administrative experience in Ivy League schools has been named post. Dr. Simmons, who retired as president…

TEXAS BRACES FOR TROPICAL SYSTEM

Brenham and Washington County could be minimally impacted later this week by a tropical system tracking towards Texas. Tropical rains could fall along the Texas gulf coast as early as…

BLUE BELL AQUATIC CENTER HOSTING BLOOD DRIVE TODAY

The Blue Bell Aquatic Center is hosting the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Donor Coach today onsite at the center from 10am to 2pm as for their blood drive. You can…

TWO HISTORIC BUILDINGS UP FOR SALE IN DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

Two historic buildings in Downtown Brenham went up for sale recently, including the Today and Yesterday antiques shop, formerly the Brenham Grand Opera House, and the old Dr. Pepper Bottling…

BRENHAM ISD APPROVES 4% MIDPOINT INCREASE IN SALARY

Yesterday (Monday) evening during their scheduled meeting, the Brenham Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a 4% midpoint pay increase for all district employees. Brenham ISD employees will…

BLINN’S 1ST EVER CARPENTRY CLASS GRADUATES

Blinn’s first ever two-week carpentry course recognized graduates Friday for successfully completing the first ever carpentry course with a Certificate of Completion and an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)…

WARRANT ARREST FOR CHAPPELL HILL MAN

A Chappell Hill man was arrested over the weekend on a series of outstanding warrants. Saturday morning, around 1:00 am Officer Eddie Martinez pulled over a vehicle on a traffic…

LOCAL WOMAN ARRESTED FOR CRIMINAL TRESPASS

Brenham Police have arrested a local woman on a Criminal Trespass charge. 51-year old Patricia Ann Kimble of Brenham was arrested after Sgt. Joseph Merkley was dispatched, Saturday afternoon, to…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR THEFT

A Brenham man is charged with theft after his arrest this weekend. 41-year old Luis Manuel Ramirez was arrested after police were called to the local WalMart during the noon…

BRENHAM TEEN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT

A Brenham teen faces charges after her arrest on an assault charge. 17-year old Keosha Renee Moore was arrested after authorities were called out Sunday night to 700 block of…