Category Archives: Featured

JULY PERMITS BOOSTED BY REMODELING AT STARBUCKS

A permit for over $600,000 in remodeling top the building permits issued in July in Brenham. A permit for interior remodeling at the Starbucks on Highway 290 West is valued…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON THEFT CHARGE

A Brenham man faces a theft charge after a pressure washer turned up missing from his former job. 36-year old Jason Dewayne Randle was arrested Monday afternoon by Brenham police….

SUDDENLINK COULD BE MOVING LOCAL OFFICE OUT OF BRENHAM

The local office of Suddenlink Communications could be closing down at year’s end if the Brenham City Council approves an amendment to the city’s cable television franchise. At Thursday’s City…

CITY COUNCIL TO DISCUSS INCREASED TAX RATE THURSDAY

The Brenham City Council is expected to approve the proposed an increased tax rate when they meet Thursday afternoon. During the regular session of the council meeting, the council is…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ACCEPT GRANT FOR FERAL HOG ABATEMENT

Washington County Commissioners accepted a $15,000 grant from the Texas Department of Agriculture at their meeting this (Tuesday) morning.  The grant is for the County Hog Out Management Program (CHOMP)…

CUBS OPEN WORKOUTS ON A HIGH NOTE

High school football has kicked off the 2016 season as two-a-days have begun across the State of Texas. In Brenham, the Cubs are looking to rebound from a 4-7 season…

MAN CHARGED WITH MURDER AFTER HIGHWAY 21 SHOOTING

Kevin Pullen, a 46-year-old male from Bryan, was arrested and booked into the Brazos County Jail Monday night in relation to a deadly shooting yesterday (Monday) afternoon on Highway 21…

WASHINGTON COUNTY FAIR QUEEN CANDIDATES ANNOUNCED

The Washington County Fair Queen candidates were announced Monday evening at the Fairgrounds Event Center. The four candidates took to the stage to introduce themselves. Alexis Michelle Chaudron is representing…

SCHOOL BOARD SETS PROPOSED TAX RATE

The Brenham School Board reviewed the district budget and set the proposed tax rate at their noon meeting today (Monday).  The total budget has a one percent increase over last year…

TEN INDICTED IN AUSTIN COUNTY

Ten people have been indicted in the latest session of the 155th Grand Jury in Austin County. Among those indicted are: 28-year old Alyssa Renee Ullom for Theft between $2500-and-$30,000…