Category Archives: News

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AND BVWACS

Washington County Judge John Brieden says there are a lot of emergencies at the border of Washington and Burleson Counties and often emergency crews, law enforcement and fire departments cannot…

JEWELRY, COMPUTERS IPHONE STOLEN IN BURGLARY

Jewelry, two computers and an Iphone were among the many items taken in a daytime burglary reported Saturday evening. Brenham police officer Mark Pierce was called to the scene in…

METH BUST AT TRAFFIC STOP

A promise to call in a drug dog was enough for a Brenham woman to admit to the possession of methamphetamines during a Saturday night traffic stop in the 300…

BIG CATCHES AT KID FISH

Hundreds of young people gathered at the Blue Bell Aquatic Center Saturday for the 8th annual Kid Fish. They put their poles in the fresh water put into the Leisure…

TEXAS BOOK FESTIVAL

There was a resurgence at this year’s Texas Book Festival in Austin this weekend. Tens of thousands converged on the State Capitol grounds, and Congress Avenue in Austin this weekend…

VOTER ID CONCERNS

The new Voter ID law is in effect for the first time during the state constitution election next week.  Early voting is continuing with most places including Washington County having…

RAINS AND COOLER WEATHER

Texas got a lot cooler this weekend with a cold front bringing in a lot more rains to the state. For Brenham, Washington County and the surrounding areas, the rains…

LUEDTKE RUNNING FOR JP4

There is another candidate vying to become the next Precinct Four Washington County Justice of the Peace. Robin Luedtke announced her candidacy for the position in the Republican Primary set…

STOLEN PICKUP TRUCK RECOVERED

Brenham police recovered a pickup truck reported stolen from Lake Charles, Louisiana (Thursday) and they think they may have a suspect in the case. The Ford F-150 pickup was recovered…

BOIL WATER NOTICE LIFTED

The boil water notice for much of the northeastern portion of Washington County has been lifted. The water system for the Bluebonnet Rural Water Corporation experienced a severe water leak…