Category Archives: News

THE MAIFEST PARADE

The 124th Maifest has now come and gone.  There was another day of food, fun and yes, beer at the Maifestival grounds.  Jim and Jake Kolkhorst won the bean bag…

AUTO THEFT SUSPECT ARRESTED AFTER ELUDING WASHINGTON COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT

An auto theft suspect who eluded Washington County Sheriff’ Deputies Tuesday afternoon after a high speed chase, was caught Friday afternoon in Austin, after leading law enforcement officers on another…

BISD AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS PROGRAM MONDAY

Over $200,000 in scholarships will go to over 100 Brenham High School seniors Monday night during the annual Scholarship Awards program. Assistant Brenham High School Principal Alison Crowson says this…

BRENHAM SCHOOL WILL HAVE ANOTHER LOOK AT THE SECURITY FORCE

The Brenham School Board will continue its work on the budget for the upcoming school year when they hold a noon meeting Monday. The district’s finance officer Kim Horne says…

ANOTHER DAY FOR MAIFEST!

A combined force of fictional law enforcement officers and private detectives went on the search for the ‘Missing Maypole’  at last (Friday) night’s Junior Maifest Coronation at the Fireman’s Park…

MAN HELPING STRANDED MOTORIST IS KILLED ON HIGHWAY 6

A 61-year old Honduran man trying to help a stranded motorist on highway 6 just south of College Station, near the Texas World Speedway, was killed Friday evening when a…

TEXAS RAIDERS B17 AT THE BRENHAM AIRPORT

The Brenham airport is ready to host an aircraft that saved the world some 70 plus years ago.  Today (Friday) the Flying Fortress known as the Texas Raider came to the…

AUSTIN COUNTY GRAND JURY HANDS DOWN SEVERAL INDICTMENTS

An Austin County man was indicted for multiple offenses, involving burglary and theft in this week’s session of the Austin County grand jury. District Attorney Travis Koehn says Nicholas George…

BLINN TO DISCUSS CAMPUS EXPANSION PLANS AT LIONS CLUB MEETING

Blinn College officials will discuss their Brazos County expansion plans with the Brenham Evening Lions Club at the Club’s meeting Tuesday, May 6. The Lion’s Club will meet at the…

A&M TUITIONS GOING UP

0015a&mntuitiongoing up./2/5/2014 The cost of a Texas A&M education is going up after Thursday’s meeting of the Board of Regents. Freshmen at most of the A&M system’s 11 universities will…