Category Archives: News

 

CHILDHOOD PHYSICALS IMPORTANT FOR GETTING READY FOR THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR

It’s that time of year again, getting children ready to start a new school year. One of the items that should be on the top of the list is making…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

On Wednesday around 5:00pm, the Brenham Fire Department was dispatched to St. Joseph Medical Practice at 110 US Highway 290 W for a smoke smell inside the building. BFD responders…

KULOW FOUND GUILTY OF OFFICIAL OPPRESSION

A Washington County jury has found former jailer Christopher Kulow, guilty of Official Oppression. The six-member jury deliberated for 3 hours Wednesday afternoon following final arguments in the Class-B misdemeanor…

COWBOY CHURCH & FAITH MISSION TO DISTRIBUTE MORE SCHOOL SUPPLIES

The new school year begins in less than a week, and for local families affected by the recent rash of layoffs, the Cowboy Church of Brenham has come through. The…

BRAZOS CO. JAIL INMATE DIES OF APPARENT NATURAL CAUSES

An inmate at the Brazos County Jail has died of what appears to be natural causes. Melvin Earl Jones was arrested earlier this month on a charge of Assault of…

BLINN BOARD LOOKS AT MORE HOUSING ON BRENHAM CAMPUS

The Blinn Board of Trustees has authorized a request for qualifications for additional student housing on the Brenham campus. Blinn’s Brenham campus currently houses 1,322 students, more than any other…

BRENHAM P.D. TO PARTICIPATE IN “STEP WAVE” PROGRAM OVER LABOR DAY

The Brenham Police Department will join with other agencies across the state in cracking down on drunk drivers over the Labor Day holiday. The Brenham Police Department will be participating…

TUESDAY FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

The Brenham Fire Department responded to three calls Tuesday. At 4:20 yesterday afternoon they responded with the Meyersville Volunteer Fire Department to the 900 block of Allen RD for a…

BLINN ADOPTS BUDGET–SETS TAX RATE

The Blinn College Board of Trustees adopted a budget and set a tax rate at their meeting Tuesday night. The board approved the $106.8 million budget for Fiscal Year 2016…

TRIAL BEGINS TODAY FOR FORMER WASHINGTON COUNTY JAILER

Security is tight around the Washington County courthouse as the trial of a former county jailer gets underway. Dozens of extra security personnel are on hand as  rumors abound that Quanell X, of…