Category Archives: News

BRENHAM P.D. TO TAKE PART IN TxDOT “STEP” PROGRAM

The Brenham Police Department is joining with other law enforcement agencies in hopes of reducing the number of drunk drivers out on the road this holiday season. The local department…

CITY WARNS CITIZENS OF UTILITY “SCAM”

Brenham police are warning city residents about a scam in which the caller states the utility payment is late and asks residents to purchase PayPal cards to pay their utilities….

TWO HOUSTON-AREA MEN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM

Two Houston-area men are in Washington County Jail after their arrests in Brenham shortly after midnight. Brenham Police Officer Kevin Mertz was patrolling in the 600 block of Martin Luther…

18 WHEELER ACCIDENT CAUSING DELAYS ON HIGHWAY 6

An 18 wheeler crash has caused traffic delays south of Navasota at Highway 6 and FM 2. Emergency crews were called to that intersection around 3 am this morning, where…

A&M PROFESSOR BELIEVES FINANCIAL DISPERSEMENT NEEDS REVISITING

Dr. Lori Taylor, director of the Texas A&M Bush School’s Mosbacher Institute for Trade Economics and Public Policy believes that the way financial aid is dispersed need to be reexamined….

TEXAS A&M TO CONSIDER RENAMING BUILDING

The Texas A&M Board of Regents are considering renaming one of their iconic buildings after Governor Rick Perry, one of their famous alumnus. The Regents are considering naming the building…

BLINN COLLEGE TO HOLD ITS FIRST FALL GRADUATION IN BRYAN

Blinn College will host its first fall graduation ceremony at 6:30 p.m. this  Friday at the Bryan Civic Auditorium located at 800 S. Coulter Dr. and in addition to being…

BLINN SEEKS LEGISLATURE’S SUPPORT FOR STATEWIDE EFFORTS

Blinn College will seek support for its statewide efforts during the 84th regular session of the Texas Legislature, Cathy Boeker, associate vice president for Governmental & Public Affairs, told the…

LEON TOUBIN REFLECTS ON BRENHAM SYNAGOGUE ABOUT TO BE MOVED

The B’nai Abraham Synagogue in Brenham is about to find a new home, after being in its present home since 1893. The Synagogue is currently located right outside of the downtown…

NEW FIRE RESCUE TRUCK HAS ARRIVED

The new fire rescue truck has arrived in Brenham. The truck was delivered from Pierce, Wisconsin, after this rescue truck and a pumper trucker were purchased earlier this year through a debt…