Category Archives: News

KIDNAPPING SUSPECT ARRESTED IN COLLEGE STATION

College Station Police, yesterday apprehend a suspect less than 10 hours after he allegedly assaulted two women in attempted kidnappings. 24-year old Kenneth Wayne Connor of College Station was found…

ELECTION DAY IN BURTON, CALDWELL AND NAVASOTA

With a new election law and the upcoming general election, most communities in Texas, including Brenham, will not have a school board or municipal elections today (Saturday).  Not so, in…

HASSKARL FAMILY MAKES DONATION TO SIMON THEATER PROJECT

A gift from the family of the late Brenham mayor, Dr. W. F. “Boy” Hasskarl, Jr. and his late wife, Johnnie, was announced today by the Save-Our-Simon Board. Dr. Hasskarl…

BLINN COLLEGE GRADUATION CEREMONY

More than 500 graduates were recognized Friday evening during Blinn College’s 131st commencement ceremony at Brenham High School. “When you came to us, our responsibility as an institution of higher…

NEPHEW SAYS GOLDEN FIRED GUN BEFORE SHE WAS KILLED

The nephew of Hearne shooting victim Pearlie Golden, says his aunt fired two shots before she was shot and killed by a Hearne police officer. Roy Jones tells KBTX TV-3…

THREE INDICTED FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT

A Somerville man and two women from Brenham were indicted on four counts of child endangerment in this week’s session of the district court grand jury. Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies…

ST. JOSEPHS PROPOSES TAKER OVER OF AUSTIN COUNTY EMS

St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bryan has been expanding to the area counties, including Austin County. Austin County Judge Carolyn Bilski says she is concerned that the regional health care provider…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ARE CONSIDERING HIRING BAILIFFS

Washington County Judge John Brieden says he has been talking to Sheriff Otto Hanak on ways to make the county courthouse more secure and they may have come up with…

NAVASOTA TO VOTE ON $60 MILLION IN SCHOOL BONDS

Navasota School District voters are casting ballots Saturday on a $60 million bond issue. Navasota ISD Supt. Rory Gesch says a citizens committee came up with massive sweep of renovations…

BRENHAM MAN BUSTED FOR DRUNK DRIVING

A 25-year old Brenham man was arrested for a second offense driving while intoxicated charge after a traffic stop Thursday night. Brenham Police Officer Ashley Burns stopped a Ford pickup…