Category Archives: News

“SHINYRIBS” TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY AT BARNHILL CENTER

Today (Monday) is the first day of public ticket sales for the upcoming “Shinyribs” concert at the Barnhill Center in Brenham. The country blues/soul band will perform in the historic…

RETURN OF “SUEDE” PACKS DOWNTOWN BRENHAM FOR “HOT NIGHTS, COOL TUNES”

The return of a fan favorite marked the second weekend of “Hot Nights, Cool Tunes”, and it was a big one. The Austin band “Suede” drew thousands out to downtown…

WASHINGTON CO. CHAMBER TAILGATE SET FOR AUGUST 22ND

With school approaching and fall sports right around the corner, the Washington County Chamber of Commerce invites fans out to the 12th Annual county-wide Tailgate Party. The community pep rally…

THREE GRIMES CO. BRIDGES INCLUDED IN NEXT ROUND OF TxDOT BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROGRAM

TxDOT’s next phase of bridge replacements will begin soon, and a handful of bridges in Grimes County are a part of it. In a recent Grimes County Commissioners court meeting,…

CALDWELL ISD RECEIVES $1.2 MILLION IN FUNDING FOR TEACHER RAISES

As Caldwell ISD gets closer to breaking ground on new school buildings, the district is also getting help to hire and retain good teachers. According to Caldwell ISD Superintendent Andrew…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL TO CONTINUE BUDGET DISCUSSION WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY

The Brenham City Council will look to continue planning efforts for the 2019-20 Fiscal Year with a pair of upcoming meetings. The council will hold a special meeting Wednesday afternoon…

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO ACT ON BID FOR INMATE FOOD SERVICES AT JAIL

The possible acceptance of a bid for inmate food services at the Washington County Jail leads a relatively light agenda for county commissioners at their meeting Tuesday. At their last…

VETERANS DEDICATE FLAG AT SILVER SAGE IN BRENHAM

Several area veterans visited the Silver Sage Assisted Living and Memory Care Facility in Brenham Friday, to dedicate a flag. The new facility invited veterans to dedicate the flag at…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO REVIEW ANNUAL ITEMS

The Burton School Board will meet Monday to address several yearly items as it prepares for the fast-approaching new school year. The board will consider delegating contractual authority to obligate…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO DISCUSS EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION

The Brenham School Board will continue preparation for the new school year at its meeting Monday. On the agenda will be employee compensation for the new school year.  The district…