Category Archives: News

AUSTIN COUNTY NAMES 4-H EXTENSION AGENT

Austin County has a new 4-H Extension Agent, and its someone who is very familiar with the area. Travis Gonzales, an Austin County native and Bellville High School graduate, was…

GARY GATES LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN FOR TEXAS SENATE

Glenn Hegar’s Senate seat is not even open yet, but a Richmond businessman has announced plans to run for it. Gary Gates has launched a campaign to become the next…

INDUSTRY FIRE DEPARTMENT CELEBRATION TODAY

The community of Industry will be enjoying the 64th Annual Industry Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department’s annual Celebration and Fundraiser today (Saturday). Activities include a children’s tractor pull, live and…

UT CHANCELLOR FINALIST TO BE NAMED

The Austin American Statesman is reporting that a finalist will soon be named for the Chancellor’s position in the University of Texas System. Sources say Admiral William McRaven is expected…

WASHINGTON CO. TREASURER & AUDITOR TO BE HONORED

  Washington County Commissioners will honor two offices that have been honored by the state, when they meet in regular session Tuesday morning.   The County Treasurer’s and County Auditor’s…

FUSION UNIT ARRESTS WANTED MONTGOMERY CO. MAN

The Fusion Unit of the Brenham Police Department has apprehended a man wanted on a warrant out of Montgomery County. Officers with the Fusion Unit, including: Investigator Joseph Merkley, Sgt….

BRENHAM POLICE INVESTIGATE THEFT AND BURGLARY

The search is on for someone who stole four tires from a truck at a road construction site in Brenham. A worker on a road project near the 1500 block…

CAUSE OF FATAL FIRE IN COLLEGE STATION “UNDETERMINED”

Authorities in College Station continue to try to determine the cause of a fire that took the life of a woman back on July 10th. Officials say extensive damage at…

BLINN SETS BOARD OF TRUSTEES WORKSHOP FOR MONDAY

Professional development will be the topic Monday when the Blinn College Board of Trustees holds a special workshop. The board will get “A Shared Vision of Student Success” when they…

FAYETTE CO. FAIR FINALIZES ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP

  Calling it a “true celebration of cultures, community, and tradition” the Fayette County Fair has finalized the entertainment lineup the fair, set for Labor Day weekend. This year, the…