Category Archives: News

KOLKHORST TO RUN FOR STATE SENATE

District-13 State Representative Lois Kolkhorst has announced her plans to run for State Senator. Kolkhorst confirmed her plans to run for the District-18 State Senate seat currently held by Glen…

CITY APPROVES ROAD PLAN, CARDBOARD BALER & LIBRARY GRANT

The Brenham City Council has approved a plan to combine the extension of Chappell Hill St. with the construction of Chappell Hill south of Highway 290 to future a city…

CITY HEARS PLAN FOR 290 FEEDER EXTENSION

City engineer Grant Lishka told the Brenham City Council Thursday that a preliminary layout of potential lots in the old railroad right-of-way along Old Mill Creek Rd., could be best…

HOUSTON MAN SURVIVES GLIDER CRASH NEAR BRENHAM

A Houston man avoided injury after crashing a glider Wednesday night near Brenham. 64-year old Travis LaGrone of Houston suffered just minor cuts and scrapes after crashing his glider about…

LOCAL ROTARY CLUB & HORSESHOE JUNCTION HOST ADOPTION FAIR

The Rotary Club of Washington County helped bring together adoptable children and prospective families at Horseshoe Junction Wednesday. The Club along with the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services…

HEMPTEAD MAN ARRESTED IN BRENHAM ON WARRANT

A Hempstead man has been arrested in Brenham on an outstanding warrant from Waller County. Brenham officer Heather Sowders was called out to a disturbance Wednesday morning in the 2400…

TWO ARRESTED IN PLOT TO KILL COLLEGE STATION POLICE OFFICER

College Station Police say they have arrested two people accused in a plot to kill a police officer. 46-year old Louisa Navarro and 22-year old Ronnie James Lott are charged…

NEW POWER PLANT PLANNED FOR GRIMES COUNTY

An Omaha-based energy company is set to construct a new power plant in Grimes County. Tenaska was issued a greenhouse gas permit by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency authorizing it…

SCOTT & WHITE KIDS DAY TODAY AT FIREMEN’S TRAINING CENTER

Scott & White Brenham Hospital is hosting the 18th annual kid’s day health and wellness event on today. Activities are set from 3-to-6 p.m. in the Brenham Fireman’s Training Center. Free…

CAMERON POLICE FIND 2-YEAR OLDS ALONE ON MAJOR HIGHWAY

Cameron Police are investigating an incident of Child Endangerment that could have turned deadly. Just after noon today (Wednesday), police were called to the 900 block of US-190/SH-36 where two,…