Category Archives: Featured

BRENHAM WOMAN SENTENCED TO 15 YEARS IN PRISON

A Brenham woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison on each of three charges, in the latest session of the 21st Judicial District Court. 35-year old Vanessa Cardenas…

BRENHAM DPS OFFICE CONSIDERED ONE OF BUSIEST IN STATE

Brenham has been included on a list of high-volume Department of Public Safety offices. Texas DPS recently launched efforts to deal with overcrowded driver’s license offices, one of which—according to…

SENATOR TED CRUZ TO VISIT BRENHAM

Texas Senator Ted Cruz will be coming to Brenham this weekend. Cruz will be visiting Smitty’s Café and Bakery tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon, from 1 to 2:15 p.m.  Cruz will take questions…

BRENHAM GRADS TO MAKE NFL DEBUT SATURDAY

Two former Brenham Cub football stars will make their NFL debuts tomorrow night on national television. Courtland Sutton and Austin Schlottmann are expected to be on the field Saturday night…

CUBETTES & LADY PANTHERS OPEN TOURNEYS WITH WINS

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL YESTERDAY BRENHAM CUBETTES (3-0) @ COLUMBUS TOURNAMENT THURSDAY CUBETTES def. SEALY, 2-0 (25-22, 25-21) TATUM SMIDOVEC & ABBY CLAYTON, 7 kills ea. CHLOE TANNER, 5 blocks MAKENNA…

SOMERVILLE BOIL WATER NOTICE NOW LIFTED

The boil water notice for the city of Somerville has been lifted. The Community Public Water System for Somerville issued a boil notice Monday afternoon, after a car struck a…

CHAPPELL HILL TO HOST 13TH ANNUAL LAVENDER AND WINE FEST

Animal and wine lovers can look forward to this weekend’s Lavender and Wine Fest in Chappell Hill. Starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday at the Chappell Hill Lavender Farm, the…

DUCKS UNLIMITED BANQUET TOMORROW NIGHT IN SOMERVILLE

The Lake Somerville Ducks Unlimited Chapter is set to host its annual banquet tomorrow (Friday) night. Tomorrow night, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Somerville American Legion Hall, guests…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON ASSAULT CHARGE

A Brenham man has been charged with assaulting a family member. 22-year old William Mathis of Brenham was arrested just after 10:00 p.m., Wednesday. Officers were called to the 700…

BURTON CITY COUNCIL TO SET PROPERTY TAX RATE

The Burton City Council will look to adopt a property tax rate and the new appraisal budget at Monday evening’s meeting. Currently, the Burton property tax rate sits at 50…