Category Archives: News

THREE BUSTED FOR HEROIN AND OTHER DRUGS

Three people were arrested for heroin, hyrdocodone, another prescription anxiety medication, and drug paraphernalia possession  during a Saturday night traffic stop in Brenham. Brenham police officer Seth Klem stopped driver…

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TO HOST ‘LUNCH AND LEARN’ SESSION

BBVA Compass will sponsor a Lunch and Learn covering Demystifying Credit Reporting and Develop Strategies for Building/Improving Credit For Small Businesses. The event will be held Wednesday, from 11:30 am…

CHAPPELL HILL POWER OUTAGE

 Electric power has been restored to most of the residents of Chappell Hill after a major poweer outage this morning.  A power outage has hit 1461 member customers of the…

AUSTIN COUNTY SEEKS FUNDS FOR ROAD REPAIRS AFTER OIL AND GAS DRILLING

“Drill, baby, drill,” was the cry just a few years ago when gasoline prices approached the four dollar a gallon mark.  Austin County Judge Carolyn Bilski, says oil producers in…

HARD FREEZE HITS BRAZOS VALLEY

A hard freeze has hit the Brazos Valley, including Washington, Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, and Waller counties. Temperatures dipped well into the 20s overnight after the National Weather Service issued…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO RECERTIFY COMMUNITY HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Washington County Judge John Brieden says even though federal funding for the Community Housing Development Organization has ended they still need to re-certify the program so it can continue. He…

SENIOR APARTMENT COMPLEX

A developer wants to build a 76 unit apartment complex to serve the needs of senior citizens. When the Brenham Planning and Zoning Commission meets Monday at city hall they…

PROGRAM FOR PARENTS WITH CHILDREN WITH EMOTIONAL PROBLEMS

The parents and guardians of children and teens who have behavioral problems have a chance to learn more about how to deal with their children with a program that begins…

H1N1 SPREADING

The H1N1 flu virus is spreading throughout Texas, killing several people across the state.  Reports from the Scott and White Hospital in College Station say they are dealing with several…

MISSING A&M GRAD STUDENT

Friends, co-workers and law enforcement officers throughout the Brazos Valley are concerned about a 24-year old Texas A&M graduate student who has been missing since Christmas Day. Brenden John Boyd…