Category Archives: News

BLINN-BRENHAM INDUCTS 68 STUDENTS INTO PHI THETA KAPPA

The Blinn College – Brenham Campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recently inducted 68 new members during a brief ceremony at the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center. Phi…

FIFTH PERSON ARRESTED IN ROCKDALE MURDER

A fifth person has been arrested in connection to Emily Hacker’s death. According to KBTX, investigators arrested Kevin Comier in Bryan on Thursday. Comier is charged with tampering with evidence…

BRENHAM POLICE MAKE D.W.I. ARRESTS

Brenham Police made a pair of DWI arrests over the weekend. Friday night at 9:00, Officer Mickey Gressman and Sgt. Seth Klehm responded to the 2100 block of US 290…

LOCAL MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGE

A Brenham man faces a Possession of a Controlled Substance charge after his arrest Sunday afternoon. Just after 4:00 p.m., Officer Eddie Martinez responded to the 2000 block of S….

DIXIE ROAD TEMPORARILY CLOSED THIS WEEK

Beginning today (Monday), weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will temporarily close Dixie Road where it intersects with SH 36.  Dixie Road is expected to reopen on Friday,…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO FEATURE PRESIDENT OF BLUEBONNET OPRY

KWHI’s Community Corner segment tomorrow (Tuesday) will feature Friends of Bluebonnet Opry President, Eunice Drews.   In addition to providing musical entertainment for the community, the funds raised from each Friends…

BRENHAM MAN FACES MULTIPLE CHARGES

A Brenham man faces several charges after his arrest early Sunday morning. 22-year old John Gia Nguyen was pulled over by Officer Eddie Marinez shortly after midnight at the intersection…

‘CHILI WHEN IT’S CHILLY COOK-OFF’ HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND

An event aimed at raising money for veterans and troops with brain injuries will take place this Friday and Saturday in Waller. The “Chili when it’s Chilly Cook-off” is happening…

BLINN RECOGNIZES DONORS OF 13 ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIPS

Blinn College recognized the generosity of donors who established 13 new endowed scholarships valued at approximately $372,000 during a special luncheon Saturday. Including the new additions, the Blinn College Foundation…

MAN SHOT BY BRYAN POLICE AFTER DISPLAYING THREATENING BEHAVIOR

A 33-year-old man is in the hospital in critical condition after Bryan police say he approached officers in a threatening manner and was shot. Bryan authorities say a call came…