Category Archives: News

HOBBY TO ADDRESS CHAMBER BANQUET

The speaker has been announced for the 2014 Washington County Chamber of Commerce-Brenham Economic Development Foundation’s annual banquet. Paul Hobby, incoming chairman of the board for the Greater Houston Partnership,…

FUNERAL TODAY FOR SLAIN DEPUTY

Funeral services are Friday for a Burleson County Sheriff’s deputy, killed in the line of duty last week. Services for Sgt. Investigator Adam Sowders will be held at Central Baptist…

POLICE CONTINUE TO INVESTIGATE PLAYERS’ CAR BURGLARIES

The investigation continues into the vandalism and burglaries of 11 cars belonging to members of the Brenham Cubs’ football team. When the team bus returned to the high school parking…

ONE KILLED IN ROBERTSON CO. ACCIDENT

  One person is dead as crews are working the scene of an accident on Highway 6 in Robertson County, about two miles north of the Brazos County line. According…

WASHINGTON COUNTY ROADS SAFE, SO FAR

So far, it’s been a safe Christmas week on the highways of Washington County. As of Thursday morning only a handful of minor accidents have been reported on area roads. …

MONTGOMERY COUNTY WOMAN KILLED IN FIRE

A Montgomery County woman is dead after a Christmas night fire at her mobile home. The fire broke out just before 5:30 between New Caney and Conroe on Deer Glen…

JANET TRAVIS OF BELLVILLE WINS $1000 STUFF YOUR STOCKING PRIZE

Congratulations out to Janet Travis of Bellville, who is probably out doing some last minute but pretty lavish Christmas Shopping as she was the grand prize winner of this year’s…

EXPECT CONSTRUCTION ON NEW SENIOR CENTER TO BEGIN NEXT YEAR

The upcoming new year should be the one in which the Washington County Healthy Living Association begins construction on a new senior center. Steve Miller of the WCHLA says that…

KOLKHORST WISHING MERRY CHRISTMAS BUT HAS CONCERNS

District 13 State Rep. Lois Kolkhorst is wishing her constituents a ‘Merry Christmas’ but has some concerns.  The long serving Republican from Brenham says the ‘War on Christmas’ is real…

CASE PROCEEDS IN DEPTUTY SHOOTING DEATH

There are continued developments in the shooting death of a Burleson County Sheriff’s Investigator. District Attorney Julie Renken said yesterday (Monday),  that the Texas Rangers  gathered information that  consistent that…