Category Archives: News

 

TEXAS A&M AGRILIFE EXTENSION TO HOLD INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS

 The Multi-County New Landowner Education Program is a program with nine informational meetings/seminars/field days to demonstrate to landowners in Austin, Colorado, Fayette, and Washington Counties different ways of developing agricultural…

SEVEN SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

Washington County District Attorney Julie Renken reports that seven individuals plead guilty in District court and have been sentenced. 32 year old Joe Angel Kapchinski of Brenham had his probation…

SHERIFF HANAK ANNOUNCES DEPARTMENT PROMOTIONS

  Sheriff Otto Hanak reports promotions within the Washington County Sheriff’s Office effective January 1,  2015. Evidence Technician Mark Morales and Jail Sergeant Yasmine Alfaro graduated from Texas A&M Extension…

AUSTIN COUNTY POLLING PLACES ANNOUNCED

Three Republicans and one Democrat have filed to fill the state House District 13 seat recently vacated when Lois Kolkhorst was elected to the Senate in a special election. The…

BURTON ISD TO CONTINUE SUPERINTENDENT INTERVIEWS

The Burton ISD Board of Trustees will continue in Executive Session the interview process of superintendent candidates on Tuesday, January 13 and Thursday, January 14 at 6:30pm at the Burton…

BLINN COLLEGE SPRING ENROLLMENT NOW OPEN

Spring registration open Enrollment for the Blinn College Spring 2015 semester is open now through Jan. 19. For course listings and application and registration information, visit www.blinn.edu/admissions/registration.html or call the…

JC PENNEY BRENHAM LOCATION TO CLOSE

J.C. Penney plans to close approximately 40 stores in 2015, about 4 percent of the chain’s total stores, and one of the stores closing will be the Brenham JC Penney…

KWHI TO AIR CANDIDATES FORUM THIS MORNING

For those who missed the Candidates Forum that aired live on KWHI on Monday night, listeners will get another chance to hear from the Candidates for Representative for House District…

BRENHAM ISD BOARD MEETS WITH TASB TO DISCUSS HIRING NEW SUPERINTENDENT

The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees met Thursday night to confer with the  Texas Association of School Boards Executive Search Services consultant to discuss with the Board their expectation for…

RESULTS FOR EARLY VOTING FOR DAY FOUR

 Day four of early voting netted 372 voters at the Washington County Courthouse Annex, which brings the four day total to 1, 317 for four days. Today is the last…