Category Archives: News

HARMONIE VEREIN BARBECUE AND FATHER’S DAY CELEBRATION THIS SUNDAY

Coming this Sunday, the Harmonie Verein located off FM 949 between Sealy and Bellville will host their Barbecue and Father’s Day celebration. Held as a traditional BBQ, the celebration comes…

BLINN WELCOMES 21 VOCATIONAL NURSES IN PINNING CEREMONY

Twenty-one Blinn College vocational nursing graduates were welcomed to the profession during the Brenham Campus program’s 56th pinning ceremony Thursday, June 15.   The 10-month program provides students the education…

LADY LIONS DONATE TO LIBRARY SEWING PROGRAM

Local ladies group, the Washington County Ladies Lions Club, recently donated 110 yards of assorted fabric and thread to the Nancy Caroll Roberts Memorial Library sewing program. The donation is…

TWO BRENHAM GRADS AWARDED COUNTY FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIPS

Two scholarship were awarded recently to graduates of Brenham High School by the Washington County Farm Bureau. Cori Kaminski and Addison McCain were awarded $1,000 scholarships each, with County President…

JUNETEENTH PARADE TOMORROW

Tomorrow (Saturday) will be the Juneteenth Celebration for Washington County’s Historical Juneteenth Association. Beginning at 10:30am will be the parade, marching through the Historic Downtown Square on their way to…

MOVIE PROP BILLS POPPING UP IN FAYETTE COUNTY

Fake bills normally used for movies, magic, or other entertainment reasons have been getting passed off as real currency recently in Fayette County. The La Grange Police Chief, David Gilbreath…

BRENHAM REST HOME CLARIFIES CLOSING DATE

The media team for Brenham Rest Home, Chatelle and Associates, has issued a correction to their previous statement, citing an error to their original closing date stated. Brenham Rest Home…

FIREMEN BATTLE GRASS FIRE NEAR FM 390 AND QUEBE RD.

Several county Volunteer Fire Departments along with the Brenham Fire Department were dispatched today (Thursday) to a large grass fire on FM 390 near the intersection with Quebe Road.  Firemen…

BRENHAM REST HOME TO CLOSE BY JULY 1ST

KWHI learned today that Brenham Rest Home will be closing July 1st, as was confirmed by the Spokesperson for the company, Dr. Melody Chatelle. The statement released offered that the…

IRS PHONE SCAM BACK IN BRENHAM

The scam calls that claim they are from the IRS are back in Brenham. KWHI received a tip that there have been at least 2 of these calls in recent days….