Category Archives: News

HOLIDAY LIGHTS SHINE IN SUGARLAND

Millions of Christmas lights are on display through the holidays in Sugarland. The Sugarland Holiday Lights are on display at Constellation Field, the home of the Skeeters baseball team. Skeeters’…

McNEIL SENTENCED TO 99 YEARS FOR BLINN STUDENT’S MURDER

A judge, Tuesday, sentenced Ronald McNeil to 99 years in prison for the murder of a Blinn College student. McNeil was convicted last week for the 2015 murder of Lacie…

CALDWELL ISD TO BRING BACK RESOURCE OFFICER

The Caldwell ISD is getting back its Student Resource Officer. The Caldwell City Council, Burleson County Commissioners and Caldwell School Board have all approved payment for the officer for the…

12 INDICTMENTS RETURNED BY GRAND JURY

The Washington County Grand Jury returned 12 indictments today (Tuesday).  Only those who have been arrested can be named. Richard Carrias, 30 of Industry, was indicted for Driving While Intoxicated…

COMMISSIONERS APPROVE PURCHASE OF BUS FOR HEALTHY LIVING

Washington County Commissioners approved the purchase of a 14 passenger bus for the Healthy Living Association at their meeting today (Tuesday).  The new bus will be purchased with donated funds and…

COMMISSONERS DENY SALARY INCREASE REQUESTS BY SHERIFF

    Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak was denied on two separate salary increase requests before the County Commissioners Court this morning.  Hanak requested that the three administrative assistants in…

REPORT: BULLET TRAIN WOULD BRING JOBS TO GRIMES CO.

A federal report says a Grimes County hub for the proposed high-speed bullet train could mean well over 100 new jobs for the area. The Federal Railroad Administration says a…

TWO ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES

Two Houston-area residents face charges after their arrests early Monday morning in Brenham. Around 2:00 a.m., Officer Ashley Burns was patrolling the area of 2500 South Day Street and observed…

KRUSE VILLAGE HOSTING CHRISTMAS TOY DRIVE

Kruse Village’s annual Christmas Toy Drive is underway and continues through this Friday. This year’s drive benefits the Brenham Food Bank and the children of Hurricane Harvey victims. Senior Living…

DAVID STALL RUNNING FOR DISTRICT 13 STATE HOUSE SEAT

David Stall of Fayetteville is one of the five candidates running in the Republican primary for the State District 13 House seat.   Current District 13 State Representative Leighton Schubert has…