Category Archives: News

KWHI CELEBRATES AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH

February is African-American History Month and KWHI is celebrating by airing educational segments created by local students. Listeners are invited to tune in twice a day this week (7:48 a.m….

NANCY CAROL ROBERTS LIBRARY TO HOLD VALENTINE’S STORY TIME TONIGHT

The Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library will hold a “Family Story Night” today (Monday) in honor of Valentine’s Day. The “Be Mine Valentine” story night will take place from 6:15…

WASHINGTON CO. BEER CLUB HOSTS CASK TAPPING

Home Sweet Farm Market & Biergarten and the Zythological Society of North America played host to a historical event in Washington County beer history recently. Brazos Valley Brewing Company provided…

LAST DAY FOR COMMUNITY INPUT REGARDING BLINN’S STRATEGIC PLAN

Today (Monday) is the last day for the community to give Blinn College input in developing a new strategic plan for 2017-2020. Blinn has invited members of the community to…

BRENHAM CLINIC CELEBRATES 60 YEARS IN THE COMMUNITY

Hundreds turned out Sunday to help the Brenham Clinic celebrate its 60th anniversary as part of the Brenham Community. The Clinic opened its doors in 1957 at its location on…

BRENHAM STUDENTS TAKE PRIZES AT REGION HISTORY FAIR

Students from Brenham Junior High School participated in the Brazos Valley Regional History Fair, Friday at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Park. Thirteen students from Brenham Junior High School participated. BJHS competitors:…

BURN BAN QUESTION ON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AGENDA, TUESDAY

A possible Washington County burn ban will be up for discussion when Washington County commissioners meet Tuesday morning. After a lengthy discussion last week, commissioners tabled action on a burn…

GRIMES CO. DOMESTIC DISPUTE LEADS TO SHOOTING DEATH

A Grimes County man is in custody after the shooting death of his common-law wife, Friday night near Stoneham. Grimes Co. Sheriff Don Sowell says deputies were called out to…

LOCAL MAN SENTENCED TO PRISON

A Brenham man has been sentenced to five years in prison for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. 36-year old Jason Dewayne Randle was sentenced in 21st District Court…

LOCAL SALES TAX REBATES DROP IN FEBRUARY

The monthly sales tax rebates for Brenham and Washington County both saw slight declines this month. Brenham’s February rebate saw a 3.9-percent drop from $656,629 a year ago, to $631,299,…