Category Archives: News

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEAR BUDGET INCREASE REQUEST

At this morning’s County Commissioner’s budget workshop meeting, Precinct 4 Constable Mark Kramer asked for an increase in salary and for the county to supply the Constables with vehicles.  He…

TEXAS A&M OFFERS BEEF CATTLE SHORT COURSE

The 60th Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course is scheduled Aug. 4-6 on the campus of Texas A&M University. Multiple sessions throughout the three-day event will focus on beef cattle…

TWO MORE CASES OF WEST NILE VIRUS REPORTED

Montgomery County health officials have reported 2 more cases of West Nile virus have been confirmed. One man in his 70’s and another in his 30’s brings to 3 the…

JERRY DIAZ TO PERFORM AT FAYETTE CO. FAIR

Internationally known horseman Gerado “Jerry” Diaz will be performing at the Fayette County Sherriff’s Posse Rodeo. Diaz is a true Charro who makes his living following the grand tradition of…

FAIR QUEEN CANDIDATES RECEPTION MONDAY

The queen candidates for the 146th Washington County Fair will be officially introduced at a reception Monday. The official poster for the Washington County Fair will also be unveiled during…

BISD RECEIVES TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE GRANT

The Brenham School District has been awarded a grant from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to help Texas children reconnect with nature. Texas Parks and Wildlife has announced that…

BELLVILLE SCHOOL BOARD REVIEWS STAAR TEST RESULTS

STAAR is the newest required testing for public school students in the state of Texas. Although Bellville students scored better than the state average in almost all of the categories,…

FIREMEN’S FIESTA ONE WEEK AWAY

The Brenham Fire Department’s major fundraiser for the year is just one week away. Brenham’s annual Firemen’s Fiesta is set for next Saturday, August 9th.  The one day celebration will…

NAVASOTA BLUES FEST BEGINS THURSDAY AUGUST 7TH

The Annual Blues Fest Celebration in Navasota will kick off Thursday, August 7 at Mallett Brothers Barbeque in Navasota with some live music from local talent. The festivities will continue…

JURY AWARDS $27 MILLION IN McDONALD’S CASE

A Brazos County jury awarded a $27 million verdict in a civil lawsuit against McDonald’s following the 2012 deaths of two Blinn College students. Lauren Bailey Crisp, 19, of Dripping…