Category Archives: News

BLINN COLLEGE ALUMNI & FRIENDS ASSOCIATION GIVES BACK WITH GRANT PROGRAM

The Blinn College Alumni & Friends Association is giving back to Blinn College faculty, staff, and students through a new grant program that was initiated last year. The association will…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS APPROVE RESERVE DEPUTY BONDS

The Washington County Commissioners Court had a light agenda this (Tuesday) morning, approving bonds for two reserve deputy sheriffs. A renewal bond for Steve Westbrook, as well as a new…

BHS THEATRE STUDENTS TO COMPETE AT INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

The Brenham High School (BHS) Theatre Department announced this week that three of the school’s students qualified to compete at the International Thespian Festival in Nebraska in June of 2017….

REP. SCHUBERT TO ADDRESS EDUCATION ISSUES IN 85TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION

One local lawmaker will head to Austin today (Tuesday) ready to kick off the 85th legislative session by taking on a myriad of issues, including education in Texas. State Representative Leighton…

MAIFEST SERENADE HAPPENING THIS SUNDAY

Brenham Maifest, one of Texas’ oldest springtime celebrations, will announce the royalty for the 127th festival this Sunday. The annual Maifest Serenade will be held at 2 p.m. at the…

BISD TO ADOPT RESOLUTION OPPOSING A-F RATING SYSTEM

The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees is expected to adopt a resolution opposing the new accountability rating system for Texas public schools during a special meeting this Thursday. The new A-F…

62ND WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE TONIGHT

The 62nd Annual Washington County Spelling Bee is set to take place tonight (Tuesday) at Alton Elementary School. KWHI will broadcast the spelling bee live beginning at 6 p.m. The…

BRENHAM MAN FACES D.W.I. AFTER CRASH

A Brenham man is charged with Driving While Intoxicated, following an accident Saturday night. Just before 10:30, Cpl. Steven Eilert and Officer Mickey Gressman responded to a crash at the…

POLICE INVESTIGATE BRENHAM BURGLARY

A Brenham burglary is under investigation. Friday afternoon at 3:15, Cpl. Tommy Kurie was called to the 500 block of Riggs Street in reference to a burglary of a habitation….

BRENHAM P.D. LOOKING FOR STOLEN CAR

Brenham Police are investigating a stolen vehicle. Friday night, around 7 p.m., Officer Jose Perez responded to the 800 block of Cobble Gate. The caller said someone had stolen her…