Category Archives: News

 

RACETRACK RUMORS RESURFACE

Conflicting reports involving the possible future of a racetrack near Chappell Hill have some residents there up in arms. Back in September, the Washington County Commissioners denied a tax phase-in…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR ALLEGEDLY DRIVING STOLEN VEHICLE

On Friday, December 5th, Brenham Police arrested a suspect charged with Evading Arrest, Detention with Prior Conviction, Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Driving While License Invalid, and Possession of…

KWHI ISSUES STORY RETRACTION

The Brenham Police Department has corrected a news release they gave to the media on November 24th concerning a marijuana possession arrest. 25 year old Zachery Connor Sumrall of Brenham…

GINGERBREAD AUCTION TO BENEFIT HABITAT FOR HUMANITY TO BE HELD TONIGHT

Habitat for Humanity will have its 12th Annual Gingerbread House Auction tonight at 5:30 at the Unity Theatre. The Gingerbread Houses were on display at different businesses during the Downtown…

FUTURE NURSES RECOGNIZED AT BLINN COLLEGE PINNING CEREMONY

Forty-four future nursing professionals were recognized with their nursing pins after completing Blinn College’s highly-regarded Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program. The two-year program prepares students for a nursing career and…

BRENHAM FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO WEEKEND BURNING CALL

The Brenham Fire Department responded to a call to a possible illegal burning inside the city limits at the intersection of Tom Green St. and South Park St .on Sunday….

BRENHAM CITY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTS TO DISCUSS VARIANCE TO BRENHAM ZONING ORDINANCE

The Brenham City Board of Adjustments will meet this evening to discuss and have a public hearing on a variance from the City of Brenham Zoning Ordinance, which requires a 25…

AUSTIN COUNTY VOTES TO ELECT KOLKHOST TO TEXAS SENATE

Election results for Austin County showed an overwhelming victory for Lois W Kolkhorst, with 2,313 votes (76.77) percent of voters choosing to elect Kolkhorst to the Texas Senate. Coming in…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS VISITOR’S BUREAU QUARTERLY REPORT

The Washington County Commissioners will meet tomorrow for a presentation by the Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau of its Fourth Quarter Report for July through September. Also being discussed…

A CONVERSATION WITH THE NEW STATE SENATOR-ELECT

Moments after her victory in the Special Election for State Senate District-18, current State Representative Lois W. Kolkhorst of Brenham joined Ed Pothul of KWHI news for conversation about her…