Category Archives: News

BRENHAM MAN SENTENCED TO 75 YEARS IN PRISON FOR INDECENCY WITH A CHILD

A Brenham man was sentenced to 75 years in prison on Monday after being found guilty of indecency with a child. 50-year-old Everett Webb was sentenced by Judge Kyle Hawthorne…

LOBOS FINDS $1.6 MILLION WORTH OF COCAINE

Fayette County K-9 Lobos and his handler seized about 15 kilos of cocaine during a traffic stop on Friday. The drug seizure led to the arrest of the driver, Jose…

BLINN ANNOUNCES NEW PLUMBING, CARPENTRY PROGRAMS AT RELLIS CAMPUS

The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded Blinn College a $195,000 Building and Construction Trades Grant to establish new plumbing and carpentry programs at the RELLIS Campus. “This grant will provide…

2017 WASHINGTON COUNTY ‘READ’ NOVEL ANNOUNCED

The 2017 Washington County READ novel has been announced. The READ program encourages community members to read and discuss the same book. Lifetime Learning’s READ committee announced today (Monday) that…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO FEATURE MAIFEST PRESIDENT

The Brenham Maifest will be the topic of this week’s Community Corner on KWHI. Dr. Heather Thielemann, President of the Maifest Association, will be speaking with Craig Montana tomorrow (Tuesday)…

BRENHAM POLICE ARREST SHOPLIFTERS

Brenham Police have made three arrests in a pair of theft cases from the local WalMart over the weekend. Saturday night, around 10:15, police were called when store officials report…

BLUEBONNET MEMBERS TO GET $3.14 MILLION BACK IN CAPITAL CREDITS

Bluebonnet members will soon get a pleasant reminder of one of the benefits of being a member-owner of an electric co-op. They will see a credit on their May electric…

BRENHAM GUNS AND HOSES BLOOD DRIVE THURSDAY

The Brenham Police Department and Fire Department will have a friendly competition for a good cause this Thursday. The Guns and Hoses Blood Drive will take place at City Hall…

UPDATE: MISSING 5-YEAR-OLD FOUND SAFE

UPDATE: The missing 5-year-old girl that was at the center of an Amber Alert out of Waller County has been found safe. Authorities say Precious Valdez was found safe at…

CROWDS VISIT BURTON FOR COTTON GIN FESTIVAL

Crowds of people gathered this weekend in Burton to celebrate the oldest operating cotton gin in America. The 28th annual Burton Cotton Gin Festival took place this Friday and Saturday….