Category Archives: News

CHURCH YOUTH FROM HOUSTON VOLUNTEER IN BRENHAM

A youth church group from Houston spent part of last week volunteering with Faith Mission. The youth of Champion Fellowship Baptist Church (CFBC) of Houston helped conduct Vacation Bible School…

BURTON BOARD OF TRUSTEES TO LOOK AT NEW DIRECTOR FOR SPECIAL SERVICES COOPERATIVE

Burton ISD’s Board of Trustees will consider a new director for Burton’s Special Services Cooperative at next Monday’s meeting. In addition to the director, the Board will look at diagnostician…

SMOKED SAUSAGE PRODUCT RECALLED FROM H-E-B

A Texas company has issued a recall on over 205 tons of beef brisket smoked sausage, because of an ingredient issue. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says J Bar B…

HOUSTON MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM FOR TRESPASSING

A man was arrested on a warrant for trespassing. Yesterday (Tuesday), just before 1 p.m., Officer Alex Saenz of the Brenham Police Department was called to a disturbance on the…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION

A Brenham man has been charged with public intoxication. Yesterday (Tuesday), at around 3:30 p.m., Brenham Police Officer Alex Saenz responded to reports of an intoxicated person around Prairie Lea…

JUNETEENTH ACTIVITIES THIS WEEKEND

Brenham is getting ready to celebrate Juneteenth, with activities set for this weekend. Darron Smith, of the Washington County Historical Juneteenth Association, says the events get underway Friday night…  …

ROUND TOP-CARMINE EDUCATION FOUNDATION HOSTING ART AUCTION FRIDAY

The Round Top-Carmine Education Foundation is hosting a fundraiser on Friday. Various art pieces will be sold in a live auction, and hors d’oeuvres will be served.  Proceeds benefit the…

MARTY HAGGARD TO HONOR FATHER WITH LOCAL SHOW THURSDAY

The son of a country music legend will be playing a tribute to his father, tomorrow (Thursday) night in downtown Brenham. Marty Haggard will be performing ‘A Tribute to my…

D.P.S. OPENS “iWATCH TEXAS” APP

The Texas Department of Public Safety has unveiled a smartphone app to report suspicious activity. The agency unveiled “iWatchTexas”, designed to make it easier for people to report criminal, terroristic…

BURTON CITY COUNCIL HALTS DISCUSSION FOR ORDINANCE COMPLIANCE OFFICER

The Burton City Council held off on hiring an ordinance compliance officer at Monday’s meeting. Council members said they would need to discuss the matter further, and gather more information…