Category Archives: News

TODAY’S LOOK BACK FOR KWHI

Every day before the Country Store at 8:10, KWHI has been celebrating 70 years on air, we’ve been taking a look back at clips from our history. Today’s clip is…

SEALY’S SEVERE WEATHER BEING LABELED A RARE MICROBURST

The Sealy Police Department issued a press release in the afternoon hours of Wednesday stating that the severe weather of Tuesday evening was being labeled a “microburst” according to Jeff…

BRENHAM ISD TO HOST ENROLLMENT CLINIC TONIGHT

Families interested in enrolling their students to Brenham ISD will be able to register tonight at Brenham Middle School. The clinic will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. In…

TEXAS RURAL VOICES TO HOLD FORUM TONIGHT FOR LAKE SOMERVILLE’S FUTURE

A local activist group known as Texas Rural Voices is holding a public forum today (Thursday) to raise awareness of the upcoming land auction at Lake Somerville. The forum will…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT

A Brenham man has been taken into custody on an assault charge. 52-year old Raymond Gandy was arrested Saturday morning, just after 1:00, after a disturbance call in the 900…

BLINN RECOGNIZES SPRING HONOR STUDENTS

More than 1,900 Blinn College students earned academic honors during the Spring 2017 semester, the College announced today. Blinn named 841 students to the prestigious President’s Scholars List, including 463…

BRENHAM TO HOST LEG OF SPECIAL OLYMPIC TORCH RUN

Law enforcement officers from all across Texas will come in to Brenham tonight (Wednesday) to run with the Special Olympics torch as it takes its tour through our town. Tonight there…

BELLVILLE CITY PHONE SYSTEMS DAMAGED BY STORM

During the morning hours today (Wednesday), the Austin County Sheriff’s Office sent out an alert to residents of the area that the Bellville phone system was damaged by Tuesday evening’s…

KWHI WELCOMES NEWS DIRECTOR

KWHI President and General Manager, Tom Whitehead is pleased to announce that Sarah Foster has joined the KWHI team as the station’s News Director. Born and raised in Houston, Sarah…

MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE TO FEATURE U.S. AIR FORCE COLONEL

On Monday, United States military members and veterans will be honored during the annual Memorial Day Service at Fireman’s Park. “This is an event sponsored by the Washington County Veterans…