Category Archives: News

 

HIGHWAY PROJECT LIST DOES NOT INCLUDE WASHINGTON COUNTY

The latest proposition of road construction projects from the TYexas Transportation Commission, includes no projects for Washington County. In November, voters approved a proposition that added $1.74 billion to the…

LAWMAKER PROPOSES CHANGE TO ALLOCATION OF BLINN FUNDING

If a Brazos County lawmaker gets his way, most of the state funding for Blinn College would head to its campus in Bryan. State Rep. John Raney has filed House…

CONTESTED RACES SET FOR MAY 9TH ELECTIONS

  The filing deadline for the May 9th elections has passed, leading to contested races for the Brenham School Board, Brenham Mayor, Blinn Board of Trustees and Burton School Board….

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION TO DISCUSS RALSTON CREEK ESTATES

 Possible action concerning approval of a final plat for Ralston Creek Estates Phase II will be one of the topics to be discussed by the Brenham Planning and Zoning Commission…

COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS AND RATIFY SANITARY SEWER CONTRACT

The ratification of a contract between Washington County and Schultz & Sons Construction Co for the construction of a sanitary sewer system improvement will be discussed during the meeting of…

FCCLA MEMBERS ATTEND REGIONAL MEETING

Brenham High School’s FCCLA members attended the FCCLA Leadership Meeting and STAR event competition recently in Galveston. Thirty-two Brenham chapter members participated in the leadership meeting. Of the thirteen individual…

ONE ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES

Cpl Seth Klehm conducted a traffic stop in the 1800 block of U.S. Highway 290 this morning around 12:30am, and as he met with the driver, he noted the driver…

FRIEDEN’S CHURCH OF WASHINGTON DONATES TO BREAD PARTNERS

Frieden’s Church of Washington is celebrating their 125th anniversary by making monthly donations to the Brenham Bread Partners. Starting in January of this year, Friedens is making monthly donations instead…

BLINN PTA STUDENTS USE EXPERTISE TO CONNECT WITH SPECIAL OLYMPIC ATHLETES

It takes a FUNFitness village to groom a Special Olympic athlete, and students in Blinn College’s Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program know how to do just that. Twenty-four members of…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT REPORT

The Brenham Fire Department responded to a residential structure Thursday around 4:44pm to fire located at 606 Blue Jay St. BFD responders determined the fire was extinguished by the one…