Category Archives: News

WASHINGTON CO. COMMISSIONERS TO CONSIDER KENNEL FOR DRUG DOG

Washington County Commissioners will look to move forward in the process of getting a new drug dog when they meet tomorrow (Tuesday). The court will consider accepting a donation for…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO GO OVER DISTRICT, CAMPUS IMPROVEMENT PLANS

The Burton School Board will consider planning efforts across the district at its meeting tonight (Monday). Trustees will discuss the 2019-20 district improvement plan, along with the elementary and secondary…

SALES TAX REBATES UP FOR CITY–SLIGHTLY DOWN FOR COUNTY

The monthly rebate on state sales taxes in Washington County saw a slight drop in October. The rebate for the month is $237,707, which is down one half-percent from the…

COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC MARKS 1000TH PATIENT

The Washington County Community Health Clinic, operated by Baylor Scott and White, has marked a milestone.  The clinic has seen its 1000th patient. The clinic commemorated the event with an…

CITY OF BRENHAM TO HOLD ANNEXATION TOWN HALL MEETING

  The City of Brenham is hosting a special Town Hall Meeting this week to give citizens a chance to ask any questions about the annexation process. The city is…

BLINN THEATRE TO PRESENT “THE ADDAMS FAMILY”

The Blinn College Theatre Arts Program is set to open the 2019-20 season with a musical twist on an American television classic. “The Addams Family” will run at the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts…

AUTHOR TO VISIT BRENHAM MIDDLE SCHOOL

The author of this year’s Washington County READ book will be visiting the Brenham Middle School. Bryan Mealer, the author of The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind will with 5th…

WCHLA HOSTING FUNDRAISER

The Washington County Healthy Living Association is planning a fund raiser to help operate its Margaret E. Blizzard Senior Activity Center. The fundraiser is being planned to help with operational…

PET ADOPTION CENTER FEATURES SPECIAL ON DOGS

Officials with the Brenham Pet Adoption Center say they are overflowing with dogs. Animal Services Manager Allison Harper says they currently have more dogs than adoptable kennel space. In response,…

25 YEARS IN PRISON SENTENCE HANDED DOWN THURSDAY

A Houston man was sentenced to 25 years in prison after a hearing Thursday in District court in Brenham.  Judge Reva Towslee Corbett sentenced Eric Denzel Latin to 25 years…