Category Archives: News

TXDOT ANNOUNCES AREAS OF MOST WILDLIFE/CAR COLLISIONS

Wildlife and Houston area motorists collide about once a day on average, records show. It’s an occurrence that’s responsible for about 26 serious vehicle injuries this year. According to state TXDOT officials,…

BRAZOS VALLEY CITED AS ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING AREAS

The Brazos Valley and surrounding area has recently been recognized as one of the best and fastest growing places to live in the country. Experts believe that this growth is…

WASHINGTON CO. CELEBRATES ITS VETERANS

Dozens turned out Tuesday morning at Veterans Plaza to commemorate our local veterans at the annual Washington County Veterans’ Association celebration of Veterans Day. Local veterans were joined by city…

BLINN VET TECH PROGRAM INFORMATION SESSION RESCHEDULED

The Blinn College Veterinary Technology Program information session originally scheduled for November 12, has been rescheduled for Nov 19th, from 6-7pm. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the…

SALES TAX REBATES UP/DOWN IN NOVEMBER

Sales tax rebates increased this past month for Washington County and Burton, however, the city of Brenham saw a slight drop in its rebate compared to a year ago. Brenham’s…

ANOTHER BRAZOS VALLEY SCAM ALERT

Residents of the Brazos Valley are again receiving phone calls from what police are calling scammers Since last Thursday, the College Station police have received numerous phone calls from citizens…

MCDONALD’S ISSUES TOY RECALL

  McDonald’s is recalling a Hello Kitty-themed whistle given to children in Happy Meals, citing a chance they could choke on some of its parts. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety…

KATY MILLS MALL ISSUES SHOPPERS WARNING

The Katy Police Department and Katy Mills mall are warning shoppers to be on alert for criminal activity in their parking lot as the holidays approach. On Friday, a mother…

SCHULENBURG MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports a Schulenburg resident was arrested Sunday in the early morning hours for possession illegal drugs. Deputy Louis Gabler was on patrol on Hwy 90…

DRUG & WEAPON CHARGES FILED

Two men are in custody after their arrests early Sunday morning by Brenham Police. Cpl. Tommy Kurie pulled over a speeding vehicle in the 2800 block of Highway 290 east,…