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COMMISSIONERS APPROVE ACCESS AGREEMENT WITH MEYERSVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT

The Washington County commissioners approved an access agreement with the Meyersville Volunteer Fire Department during their meeting today (Tuesday). The county will spread gravel at the property, located at 7111…

BISD IMPLEMENTING NEW MEAL PAYMENT SYSTEM

Brenham ISD is implementing a new meal payment system. Parents should be advised that the current online payment system, Lunch Money Now, will no longer be active after 3:00 p.m….

DECEASED BODY FOUND ON TRAIN IN GRIMES COUNTY

A deceased man found on a train at a coal car unloading facility in Grimes County has been identified. Investigators say 25-year-old Cameron Scott Day of Castle Rock, Colorado was…

BISD SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES NEW PRINCIPALS, ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS

Brenham Elementary School and the Brenham Early Childhood Learning Center will have new principals for the 2017-2018 school year. The positions were two of six administrative vacancies the Brenham ISD…

LOCAL LEADERS HONOR BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL MCJROTC PROGRAM

Today (Monday) several local community leaders and officials visited the Brenham High School MCJROTC program to acknowledge a recent achievement. The Brenham High School MCJROTC drill team placed second overall…

SPRING EGG ART WALK WINNERS ANNOUNCED

The winners for this year’s Spring Egg Art Walk have been announced. Participants this year had a chance to win a cash prize in three categories: professional, amateur, and students…

TWO ARRESTED IN BRENHAM TRAFFIC STOP

Two people have been arrested following a traffic stop in Brenham. 21-year old Christopher Michael Knox and 18-year old Dayronn Clyde McCowan of Brenham were pulled over on a traffic…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO FEATURE BURTON COTTON GIN FESTIVAL

This Tuesday’s edition of KWHI’s Community Corner will highlight the Burton Cotton Gin Festival, happening this weekend. Stephanie Jarvis, Museum Director at the Texas Cotton Gin Museum, will speak with…

SIX SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

A Brenham man has been sentenced to prison after his probation was revoked in 21st District Court. 20-year old Jyden Bellinger of Brenham was placed on eight years’ probation back…

BLINN CLAY SHOOTOUT RAISES $60,000 FOR SCHOLARSHIPS, ATHLETIC EQUIPMENT

The 2017 Blinn College Clay Shootout raised more than $60,000 for academic scholarships and athletic equipment. Hosted by the Blinn College Alumni & Friends and the Buccaneer Alumni Lettermen Association,…