Tag Archives: LAKE SOMERVILLE

CITIZENS, CITY COUNCIL OPPOSE DRILLING AT LAKE SOMERVILLE

A full house of people packed city hall today (Thursday) during the Brenham City Council meeting, voicing concern over the proposed petroleum drilling at Lake Somerville. The city council passed…

LAKE SOMERVILLE FULL FOR FIRST TIME IN YEARS

For the first time in over two years Lake Somerville is full.  Reservoir Supervisor Emmitt Attaway says the heavy rains Monday and Tuesday, has pushed the water levels at the…

LAKE SOMERVILLE READY FOR SUMMER

There is a promising start for the summer swimming, fishing, and boating season at Lake Somerville. Recent rains have put the Lake levels close to capacity. Reservoir Manager Emmett Attaway…

RAINS RAISE LAKE SOMERVILLE LEVELS

With five inches of rain falling on Brenham and more rain the forecast, Lake Somerville Reservoir Manager Emmitt Attaway says he is hopeful about the lake levels.   He says…

COOL DAMP WEATHER MEANS MORE WATER AT LAKE SOMERVILLE

Several days of cool, damp weather, with modest rainfalls has benefitted the water levels at Lake Somerville but reservoir manager Emmitt Attaway says the lake is still well under its…

RAINS MEAN SLOW RISE IN LAKE SOMERVILLE LEVELS

Lake Somerville Reservoir Manager Emmitt Attaway says the rains this week is helping but they are a long way from capacity. Attaway said today (Thursday) that the water levels were…