Category Archives: News

THREE SENTENCED IN LOCAL COURT

Three people have been placed on probation following the latest session of 21st Judicial District Court. 18-year old Eric Guttierrez of Brenham was placed on eight years’ probation and fined…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER ILAs TUESDAY

Washington County Commissioners are scheduled to look at a number of issues during their weekly meeting next Tuesday. Commissioners will consider an Interlocal Agreement with the Brazos Valley Council of…

LOCAL GROUP DRILLS WATER WELL IN HONDURAS

A team of 12 people from Center Church in Brenham traveled to Honduras last week to drill a water well.  The group was working with Living Water International, an organization that…

SECTION OF HIGHWAY 105 CLOSED TO TRAFFIC

Currently the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) crews are closing SH 105 between FM 1155 and FM 2193 in Washington County due to an issue with the Jackson Creek bridge….

LINEUP FOR COLORADO CO. FAIR ANNOUNCED

The entertainment lineup for the 2017 Colorado County Fair in Columbus has been announced. Thursday night, September 7th, will include opening ceremonies, and the Emotions. Friday night, September 8th will…

FALL DANCE CLASSES AT UNITY THEATRE

Unity Theatre offers musical theatre dance/exercise classes for adults (high school and college students are welcome).  This 12-week course is designed for those who enjoy structured dancing with a group…

FAYETTE CO. DEPUTIES MAKE ARRESTS

A Houston man has been arrested in Fayette County on a weapon charge. 42-year old Ahmed Youssry Fahmy of Houston was pulled over Wednesday afternoon on State Highway 71 near…

CITY COUNCIL HEARS CURBSIDE RECYCLING PROPOSAL

  Curbside recycling in Brenham was discussed at todays (Thursdays) City Council meeting.  Matt DuPont is proposing offering curbside recycling to city residents utilizing plastic bins.  He and his kids…

BROWN SUGAR BRINGS HIGH-ENERGY SHOW TO HOT NIGHTS/COOL TUNES

Hot Nights/Cool Tunes returns to downtown Brenham this weekend with a definite splash of soul. Brown Sugar comes from Houston and features Old School R&B, Soul and Contemporary music… Main…

LOCAL ARTIST/POET REMEMBERS BROWN SUGAR BAND

This Saturday’s Hot Nights, Cool Tunes concert will celebrate an important milestone for the featured Brown Sugar Band and Lloyd Mays, a native Brenham artist and poet. Mays’ original oil…