Category Archives: Featured

LARGE CROWD AT TED CRUZ RALLY SATURDAY

Over 100 people turned out for Saturday’s Ted Cruz rally at Smitty’s Café in downtown Brenham, despite heavy rain and a lengthy delay. The Republican Senator Cruz, running against Democratic…

BRENHAM F.D. EXTINGUISHES VEHICLE FIRE ON S. CHAPPELL HILL ST.

The Brenham Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle fire this (Saturday) morning. Around 1:40 this morning, responders were called out to 1107 South Chappell Hill Street to the site…

AUSTIN COUNTY ANNOUNCES 2018 FAIR ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP

The Austin County Fair has announced its 2018 entertainment lineup. At the fair’s Launch Party and Shrimp Boil on July 27th, the fair announced the performers for this year’s fair,…

TWO ROAD CLOSURES SCHEDULED NEXT WEEK FOR RAILWAY REPAIRS

The Washington County Road and Bridge Department will be closing two railroad crossings on Monday and Tuesday for repairs. On Monday from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m., All Jersey Road, near Phillipsburg, will…

BURTON TRUSTEES TO CONSIDER TAX RATE, BUDGET MONDAY

The Burton School Board will discuss the proposed tax rate and budget when they meet Monday evening. Following a budget workshop, board members will consider the proposed tax rate to…

LAURA STACK PRODUCTIVITY SEMINAR MOVED TO NOVEMBER

The upcoming productivity workshop hosted by Laura Stack has been rescheduled. The seminar, called “What To Do When There’s Too Much To Do”, has been moved to an undetermined date in November. The…

BCDC TO DISCUSS CITY OF BRENHAM, EDF PARTNERSHIP

Brenham’s Community Development Corporation (BCDC) will meet Thursday to discuss the city’s new role in economic development. Following word that the city would be taking on new economic responsibilities, which…

BRENHAM ISD RECEIVES PERFECT SCORE FROM STATE FINANCE SYSTEM

The Brenham school district has earned a perfect score and a Superior rating for the 2017 fiscal year. The Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas (FIRST) issued Brenham ISD the…

FM 2502 TO BE CLOSED AT US 290 INTERSECTION MONDAY

A farm-to-market road near Burton will be closed around US Highway 290 Monday morning, for maintenance. According to TxDOT, beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, FM 2502 at the intersection…

‘STUFF THE BUS’ TOMORROW IN BRENHAM

The second Stuff the Bus session is slated for tomorrow (Saturday) morning in Brenham. Tomorrow’s collection, at the Walmart Supercenter from 8 to 11 a.m., will be directed towards supplies…