Category Archives: News

ANIMALS OF ALL KINDS AT PET CARNIVAL

The scores of animal lovers, who brought their best four legged friends out to the Animal Carnival at the Dog Park on Highway 36 north Saturday afternoon, soon knew that…

POT FOUND IN PICKUP TRUCK COMPARTMENT IN FAYETTE COUNTY

More than 160 pounds of marijuana was removed from an elaborate compartment from a pickup truck during a Friday afternoon traffic stop on Interstate 10.  A 31-year old man from…

BRYAN FIRE FIGHTERS HONORED

Three Bryan firefighters who battled a deadly blaze at the Bryan Knights of Columbus Hall in February of 2013,  were awarded the 2013 Firehouse Magazine Heroism Award. Lt. Greg Pickard, …

WASHINGTON COUNTY JAIL PASSES INSPECTION

The Washington County Jail has passed another surprise jail inspection. This is the second straight year the local jail received the passing grade  after an unannounced visit from the Texas…

LOCAL BOYS & GIRLS CLUB CELEBRATES ANNIVERSARY

  A group of staff and supporters celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Boys and Girls Club of Washington County’s move into its current facility next to the Bluebell Aquatic…

PET CARNIVAL SATURDAY AT DOG PARK

Summer is a perfect time for a carnival, even one for dogs, cats and any other species. That’s what is going to happen at the Animal Friends Clinic tomorrow (Saturday). …

NEXT BISD SCHOOL CALENDAR STRETCHES INTO JUNE

Here’s something your children are probably pondering during the current summer vacation. When the 2014-15 school year begins for the Brenham School District on August 25th, they will not see…

TEXAS REPUBLICANS CHANGE LANGUAGE ON GAY ISSUES

The Texas Republican Convention is continuing in Fort Worth today (Friday) and tomorrow (Saturday). They are adopting a platform for this election year.  One of the issues that concerns them…

TXDOT HOLDING TRANSPORTATION PLAN MEETINGS

The highways of Texas are getting older and overcrowded and the Texas Department of Transportation is looking for answers. That’s why they are holding 25 statewide public meetings seeking your…

GRIMES COUNTY FAIR AUCTION

The Grimes County Fair is continuing its weeklong run.  Thursday was the day of the livestock auction and there were some impressive sales. The Grand Champion steer brought in $12,000…