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16 INDICTED BY AUSTIN CO. GRAND JURY

The Austin County Grand Jury met last week and returned indictments on 16 suspects. Austin County District Clerk Sue Murphy released the following names: Courtney Nicole Fish, 22, charged for…

NAVASOTA POLICE INVESTIGATING STUDENT-POLICE OFFICER ALTERCATION

A Navasota teenager was taken into custody Monday afternoon, following an altercation involving two city police officers at Navasota High School. According to Navasota police, the incident involved a 16-year-old…

BRENHAM HERITAGE MUSEUM CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH SPECIAL EXHIBIT

This month, the Brenham Heritage Museum is celebrating black history and heritage by inviting the community to view a special exhibit. The “Oh, I Didn’t Know That!” Exhibit features black…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD HEARS ASSESSMENT OF JR. HIGH SCHOOL

The Brenham School Board will soon have to decide whether to repair or replace the current Jr. High School campus.  Grady Slaydon with Texas Association of School Boards Facility Services…

WORK ON HOHLT PARK STREAM RESTORATION PROJECT BEGINS

Crews have begun their work at Hohlt Park to clear up erosion damage from flooding events in past years. Work began this (Monday) morning at the park at Little Sandy…

ST. PAUL’S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH YOUTH RAISE OVER $1,000 FOR FAITH MISSION FOOD PANTRY

A Brenham church group has raised over $1,000 for a collaborative effort between Faith Mission and H-E-B. St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church’s Confirmation Kids raised $1,021 for Faith Mission’s Food…

THIRD PERSON DIES AFTER BURLESON CO. OIL WELL BLOWOUT

A third person has died following an oil well blowout last week in Burleson County. Chesapeake Energy representative Gordon Pennoyer confirmed this (Monday) morning in a statement that another contractor…

CANNERY KITCHEN TO HOST FORUM EVERY MONDAY IN FEBRUARY FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH

In celebration of Black History Month, the Cannery Kitchen in Brenham will host a series of Black History Forums. Every Monday this month, except for February 17th, a guest speaker…

COMMUNITY CORNER TO DISCUSS WASHINGTON CO. CHAMBER EVENTS

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce will be KWHI’s guest this week for the Community Corner. Washington County Chamber of Commerce President Wende Ragonis will be in studio tomorrow (Tuesday)…

LOCAL MAN FACES THEFT & POSSESSION CHARGES

  A Brenham man is in custody after his arrest on a pair of charges. Just after 7:00 p.m., Friday, local police were called to the 1100 block of North…