Category Archives: News

BURTON MAN ARRESTED ON OUTSTANDING WARRANT

A Burton man is behind bars after his arrest by the Brenham Police Department’s Fusion Unit. Authorities say they went to a Burton farm looking for 52-year old Don Wayne…

CALDWELL ELEMENTARY “NOT READY” FOR START OF SCHOOL

Officials with the Caldwell Independent School District say it looks like Caldwell Elementary School will likely not be ready in time for the first day of classes, less than two…

ANOTHER MAJOR DRUG BUST IN FAYETTE CO.

  Fayette County sheriff’s deputies have made another major drug bust on I-10. Monday morning, Sherriff’s Deputy Randy Thumann and K-9 partner Lobos stopped a Chevy Silverado pickup truck on…

STORMS, LIGHTNING CAUSE NUMEROUS POWER OUTAGES

The severe weather moved through the area yesterday evening caused numerous power outages.  Bluebonnet Electric spokesperson Will Holford stated that they had widespread outages throughout their service area with the…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD SETS PROPOSED TAX RATE

At the regular meeting of the Burton School Board Monday night, board members voted to keep the proposed tax rate that same as its been the past 4 years at…

BLINN AND BAYLOR SIGN TRANSFER AGREEMENT

Baylor University and Blinn College today announced the creation of a formal Baylor Bound transfer agreement that will help students transfer more easily between the two institutions and continue to expand educational opportunities for…

BRENHAM JUNIOR HIGH ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE PICKUPS

Brenham Junior High School has announced the dates for schedule and ID card pickups. 8th Grade students’ schedule pick up Tuesday (8/12), from 5-to-7 p.m. Students may pick up schedules,…

TWO INDICTED FOR CHAPPEL HILL ROBBERY/KIDNAPPING

Thirteen people have been indicted in the latest meetings of the Washington County Grand Jury, including two people accused of robbing a Chappel Hill convenience store. 37-year odl Heather Natasha…

CASA DINNER RAISES OVER $22K

Over 22-thousand-dollars was raised to benefit CASA for Kids of South Central Texas at their recent Wine & Tapas Dinner in Cat Spring. Over 100 guests attended the sold-out fundraiser…

CHAMBER “NETWORKING” BREAKFAST SET FOR TUESDAY MORNING

Today is the last day to make reservations for tomorrow (Tuesday) morning’s Washington County Chamber Networking Breakfast. The Event is free to chamber members and is a chance to network…