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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…

THE SPECTATOR – A VISION FOR THE FUTURE

Tuesday morning the Washington County Commissioners Court will take a vote that could greatly impact the future of Brenham and Washington County.  The Commissioners will vote on whether to join…

“COOL NIGHTS, HOT TUNES” COMING TO BRENHAM APRIL 13TH

In the summertime heat of July during the “Hot Nights, Cool Tunes” concert series in Downtown Brenham, the question is often asked, “Why don’t they have one when it’s cooler?”….

CANDIDATES FORUM MONDAY NIGHT AT CANNERY KITCHEN

The first candidates’ forum of the political season will be held tonight (Monday) in Brenham. Mayor Milton Tate and challenger Dorothy Morgan have both confirmed that they will attend tonight’s…

NEW PRESS BOX NEARS COMPLETION AT ALUMNI FIELD

Work is almost complete on the new press box for Brenham Cubette Softball at Alumni field at the high school. Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new press…