Category Archives: News

BLINN HOLDING SECOND PUBLIC HEARING ON TAX RATE THURSDAY

The public will have another chance to offer comment Thursday on Blinn College’s proposed tax rate. Blinn’s first public hearing last week on its proposed rate of 5.6 cents per…

STORY OF BURTON PEACOCKS TO CONTINUE TUESDAY IN CITY COUNCIL

The Burton City Council could potentially decide the fate of the town’s two resident peacocks at its meeting this (Tuesday) afternoon. The council will continue discussion on Percy and Chester,…

STORM HITS BRAZOS VALLEY, MONDAY AFTERNOON

Monday afternoon storms that swept through the Brazos Valley, hit Brazos County particularly hard. Wind gusts of between 50-and-60 miles per hour, leaving a trail of damage across Bryan and…

BLINN NAMES 2019 TEACHING EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS

The Blinn College District has recognized four instructors for the commitment to student success, passion for learning, and inventive expertise they bring to the classroom. Blinn named Drama Instructor Jennifer…

ENROLLMENT OPEN FOR TEXAS TUITION PROMISE FUND

Open enrollment is now available for the Texas Tuition Promise Fund. Enrollment began September 1st for the prepaid college tuition program, and runs through February 29, 2020.  The fund offers…

BURLESON CO. FAIR OPENS SEPTEMBER 21ST

Fair season in the Brazos Valley continues later this month in Burleson County. The 2019 Burleson County Fair gets underway the morning of Saturday, September 21st with a parade through…

ROYERS OPENS NEW RESTAURANT IN DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

A family-owned restaurant with deep ties in the area now has a new location in downtown Brenham. Royers Alamo Kitchen is open for business at 302 East Alamo Street, right…

BRENHAM POLICE ARREST AUSTIN WOMAN AFTER TRAFFIC STOP

An Austin woman faces charges after her arrest Saturday afternoon. Just before 3:00 p.m., police conducted a traffic stop a vehicle in the 200 block of Highway 290 East. Police…

TWO ARRESTED ON D.W.I. CHARGES OVER THE WEEKEND

Two people face charges after their arrests on Driving While Intoxicated charges over the weekend in Brenham. Saturday, just before 9:00 pm, Brenham Police pulled over a reported reckless driver…

BRENHAM POLICE MAKE SEXUAL ASSAULT WARRANT

A Bryan man has been arrested on an outstanding warrant after a Brenham Police Investigation. Saturday, members of the Crime Reduction Unit and Criminal Investigative Division arrested 36-year old Michael…