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BRENHAM SCHOOLS TO BEGIN AT 10:00 AM FRIDAY- OTHER LATE STARTS

From Brenham ISD at 9:30 Thursday evening: Throughout the evening snow and rain have fallen in our area. Temperatures are expected to fall below freezing which could cause bridges and…

THURSDAY NIGHT BRINGS SNOW/ICE TO BRENHAM

Many Brenham residents were surprised to see snow falling in Brenham Thursday evening.  The wintry mixture of snow, freezing rain and sleet fell on the area beginning about 7:00 pm. …

LEIGHTON SCHUBERT SAYS HE WILL NOT SEEK RE-ELECTION

State Representative Leighton Schubert announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election to a third term in the Texas House.  He had filed last week for the Republican Primary in…

JAMES FISHER SELECTED AS BRENHAM’S NEXT CITY MANAGER

  James Fisher of Forney Texas was the choice of the City Council to become Brenham’s next City Manager.  Council voted unanimously Thursday afternoon to hire Fisher.  His first day…

PROPOSED ZONING CHANGE DRAWS CONSIDERABLE DISCUSSION

A proposed zoning change drew considerable discussion during Thursday’s city council meeting.  The proposed change would rezone an eight acre tract of land on Tiaden Lane from Residential to Industrial. …

CITY COUNCIL APPROVES TAX PHASE-IN FOR DOWNTOWN BUSINESS

Brenham City Council approved the first reading of an ordinance establishing tax phase-in for a downtown property.  Moser Community Media is seeking a tax phase-in for their property located at…

CITY EMPLOYEES RECEIVE SPECIAL RECOGNITION THURSDAY

A number of employees of the city of Brenham received special recognition during Thursday’s City Council meeting. Police Officer Todd Ashorn received his Sergeant Badge during a pinning ceremony.  Ashorn…

AUSTIN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVES WATER BOTTLES

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office was honored with a gift of stainless steel water bottles last week.  Terry Pickering, a Law Enforcement Consultant with Texas Association of Counties presented each…

GRIMES COUNTY SHERIFF INVESTIGATING SHOOTING DEATH

The Grimes County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the Todd Mission Community.  On Wednesday at 7:40 PM, Grimes County Deputies responded to a residence in the 12000…

THREE ARRESTED FOR WARRANTS

Three people have been arrested by Brenham Police on outstanding warrants. Wednesday, at 4:00 pm Officer Jason Kasprowicz responded to the 1800 block of Longwood Drive to serve a warrant….