Category Archives: News

MUDDY FIELD SLOWS GRASS FIRE FIGHT

Brenham and Salem firefighters ran into a muddy field when they tried to get to a grass fire on Highway 36 South near the Brenham State Supported Living Center this…

BLUEBONNET COOPERATIVE ELECTIONS COMING IN MAY

Four directors will be elected to the Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative Board of Directors on Tuesday, May 13th, at the Son’s of Herman Hall in Giddings.  Registration begins at 1:30pm and…

SEVEN YEAR SENTENCE FOR DRUG BUSINESSMAN

Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg says a Brenham ‘businessman’ was sentenced to seven years in prison in this week’s session of the 21st district court because the product he was…

XANAX FOUND IN TRAFFIC STOP

A wrong turn in front of a Brenham police officer led to the arrest of a 24-year old Navasota man on drug possession charges late Tuesday afternoon. Officer Jonathan Phipps…

HOSPITAL DISTURBANCE LEADS TO POT BUST

A disturbance during a mental health evaluation Tuesday morning  at the Brenham Scott and White Hospital led an arrest for marijuana possession. Officer David Dudenhoeffer was called in to quell…

FUSION WARRANT BUST FOR LOUISIANA OFFENDER

A 26-year old Beaumont man is awaiting extradition to Louisiana after the Brenham Fusion Unit arrested him on parole violations yesterday (Tuesday). Investigator Joseph Merkley and Sgt. Carl Wiesepape of…

CROSS-DRESSER BUSTED AT WAL MART

A 20 year old ‘person’ was arrested Tuesday evening when they came to the service desk of the Brenham Wal-Mart asking for a refund. Daydrin Andre “Hopes” Phillips  This person,…

AMBER ALERT SENT IN ERROR

An EAS Child Abduction Alert (AMBER ALERT) message was sent in error this morning from the Brazos County Emergency Communications District when a supervisor was performing a routine weekly test of…

HEMPSTEAD SCHOOL PRINCIPAL LET GO AFTER SPANISH ANNOUNCEMENT

The Hempstead School Board voted not to renew the contract of a principal who instructed students not to speak Spanish on campus. . Hempstead Middle School Principal Amy Lacey was placed…

FAYETTE COUNTY INVESTIGATING MYSTERIOUS SHOOTING DEATH

Fayette County Sheriff’s investigators are asking the public’s help in finding answers to a shooting death in January that they cannot call either  murder or homicide, at least just now….