Category Archives: Featured

BLINN BOARD APPROVES PRICE FOR NEW BRYAN CAMPUS

The Blinn Board of Trustees approved the next step towards the construction of its new campus in Bryan.  The board voted to accept the guaranteed maximum price of 38.8 million…

BURTON ISD SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES SEVERAL CONTRACT EXTENSIONS

The Burton ISD School Board met last night (Monday) and discussed the Master Facility Site Plan to address classroom and athletics needs. Board members and staff committee will be meeting…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS APPROVE SHERIFF’S INTERN

The Washington County Commissioners approved of an intern for the Washington County Sheriff’s office at their morning meeting (Tuesday). This intern will be the 3rd intern under Sheriff Otto Hanak….

FATAL EARLY MORNING ACCIDENT ON CHAPPELL HILL ST.

A Brenham man was killed this morning (Tuesday) in a one car accident on Chappell Hill Street.  Kelvin Richardson Jr. age 24 of Brenham, was killed when his vehicle veered…

LAUREN CHESSHIR ADVANCES TO HOUSTON SPELLING BEE

Lauren Chesshir from Brenham Christian Academy finished second at the regional spelling bee in College Station this past weekend.  She will now advance to the Houston Spelling Bee on April…

BHS BAND MEMBERS PERFORM WITH ALL STATE BAND

Brenham band members, Jacqui Deans and Lauren Middleton, performed in the Texas Music Educators Association 5A All State Symphonic Band this past Saturday.  The group performed in downtown San Antonio…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO VOTE ON SHERIFF’S INTERN

The Washington County Commissioners will discuss and vote on the approval of an intern for the Washington County Sheriff’s office when they meet this morning (Tuesday). Commissioners will then move…

BLINN BOARD TO CONSIDER NEW STUDENT HOUSING IN BRENHAM

The Blinn College Board of Trustees will consider a resolution authorizing a privatized student housing project on the Brenham campus. In November, the board authorized Blinn administrators to negotiate with…

BLINN CAMPUS ENROLLMENT DOWN / DISTANCE LEARNING UP

Enrollment on each of the Bliinn College campuses is down again this spring as students turn increasingly to distance learning. With the distance learning enrolment added in, Blinn’s total enrollment…

KWHI CELEBRATES AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH

February is designated as “African-American History Month”, with a theme of “Important African American Heritage Sites”. KWHI will celebrate these important sites by airing short programs recorded by students on…