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HOMELESS VETERAN DIES IN BRENHAM – DONATIONS REQUESTED

A homeless Vietnam War Veteran who died in Brenham will be buried at Prairie Lea Cemetery next week. Luther Walter Martin Jr. died from cancer Friday in Brenham, where he…

THE SPECTATOR: TRUST YOUR ELECTED OFFICIALS

Last week’s removal from office of Brenham Municipal Court Judge Bill Kendall has created a great deal of speculation, and drawn a fair amount of criticism.  In a closed door…

KWHI SET TO HOST ANNUAL HALLOWEEN PARTY

For six decades, KWHI has thrown an “on the radio” Halloween Party in conjunction with Brenham and Burton School Districts and other local schools and daycares, and that tradition continues…

HOT NIGHTS COOL TUNES LOOKING FOR SUGGESTIONS

The City of Brenham is looking for suggestions for bands to play at the “Hot Nights, Cool Tunes” concert series next summer in Downtown Brenham. A posting to the Downtown…

THE SPECTATOR: KUDOS TO MAIFEST

Before this week gets away from me, I want to congratulate everyone involved with the 129th Brenham Maifest.  From Maifest President Catherine Kenjura and her board, to the parents of…

THE SPECTATOR: THE CITY’S DEBT PUT INTO PERSPECTIVE

After Thursday’s “Spectator” program aired, a friend of mine questioned the statement I made about the City of Brenham’s debt being no greater than other cities its size.  He referred…

THE SPECTATOR: MAYOR’S RACE ENDORSEMENT

I have decided to do something that we don’t do very often at KWHI, which is to endorse a candidate in a political race.  I’ve struggled with this decision for…

THE SPECTATOR: POWER STRUGGLE BEHIND THE MAYOR’S RACE

The race for the Mayor of Brenham is between two very fine individuals, both whom I consider my friends.  On the surface, it seems like a fairly straight-forward race.  But…

SEATS STILL AVAILABLE FOR “ELVIS” AT BARNHILL CENTER

Great seats remain available for the Friday May 10th performance of Elvis live at the Barnhill Center in Brenham. The “King of Rock ‘n Roll”, portrayed by Vince King and…

WASHINGTON CO. JUDGE TALKS ABOUT DEAL FOR NEW SHOPPING CENTER

Washington County Judge John Durrenberger has issued a statement regarding the economic development agreement the County Commissioners approved Tuesday with the developer of a retail shopping center in Brenham. In…