Category Archives: News

BRENHAM PLANNING AND ZONING APPROVES PROPERTY REQUEST FOR PLANNED CONVENIENCE STORE

A rezoning request from a local company regarding a planned convenience store is now headed to Brenham City Council. Brenham Planning and Zoning Commissioners at their meeting Monday unanimously approved…

BRENHAM PARKS AND REC. TO TALK ORDINANCE UPDATES, FUTURE NEEDS OF AQUATIC CENTER

The Brenham Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will meet tomorrow (Wednesday) to discuss potential updates to city ordinance. The board will hold work session on updates to the Parks and…

WASHINGTON CO. STILL WAITING ON FEMA FUNDING FOR 2016 FLOODS

Washington County continues its wait for federally requested funding to assist with repairs from 2016’s flooding. During commissioners court this (Tuesday) morning, Commissioner Kirk Hanath asked Emergency Management Coordinator Bryan…

TWO ARRESTED ON DWI’S MONDAY

Brenham Police made two arrests Monday for Driving While Intoxicated. Around 7:15 pm police responded to a report of a reckless driver in the 3600 Block of State Highway 36…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS HONOR LOCAL HISTORICAL COMMISSION, DR. WILFRED DIETRICH

Members of the Washington County Historical Commission (WCHC) were recognized during commissioners court today (Tuesday). The commission was given the 2018 Texas Historical Commission’s Distinguished Service Award.  The award represents…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED ON HOUSTON PROSTITUTION WARRANT

A Brenham woman has been arrested on a Houston warrant for Child Prostitution. Monday, the Brenham Police Department’s Crime Reduction Unit received information of the whereabouts of 22-year old Samantha…

BRENHAM STUDENTS COMPETING AT NATIONAL ACTING FESTIVAL

Six Brenham High School students have been invited to a prestigious summer acting festival. Six members of the Brenham High School Cub Company has announced that its actors have qualified…

TEXAS CITIES RANK AMONG BEST FOR ‘4TH OF JULY’ CELEBRATIONS

Twelve Texas cities rank among the Top-100 Cities to Celebrate the 4th of July. Personal finance website WalletHub compared the 100 largest U.S. cities based on how well they balance…

BURTON ISD TO HOLD NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION JULY 8-10

New students to Burton ISD can soon register for classes. Burton Elementary, Junior High and High Schools will hold registration for all new students to the district from July 8th…

TWO ARRESTED IN SEALY ON FRAUD CHARGES AFTER BRIEF PURSUIT

A pair of Houston women were arrested in Sealy Friday morning, after leading Austin County authorities on a chase in a vehicle and on foot. Just before 10:45 a.m., Sealy…