Category Archives: News

 

MOTOCYCLIST DIES FROM WEEKEND ACCIDENT INJURIES

A 33-year old Houston motorcyclist, injured in a late Saturday night accident in Waller County has died of his injuries.    Reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety say…

NAVASOTA WOMAN CALLS FOR HELP BUT BOYFRIEND YANKS PHONE FROM WALL

A Navasota man could spend up to a year in jail after a Saturday night incident in which he allegedly abused his girlfriend and ripped the phone off the wall…

ANOTHER ROUND OF SEVERE WINTER WEATHER COMING

Another round of severe winter weather is on its way to Brenham, Washington County and the Brazos Valley. The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch for tonight (Monday)…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO CALL ELECTION

Election Day will be Saturday May 10th for the Burton School Board, providing someone files against the incumbents. When the Burton School Board meets Monday they are expected to call…

WASHINGTON COUNTY HAS LOWEST UNEMPLPOYMENT RATE IN FIVE YEARS

There was another drop in the unemployment rate in Washington County for the month of December.  This time however, with a drop from 4.5 percent in November to 4.1 percent…

VFW POST REMEMBERING THE END OF THE VIET NAM WAR

The Brenham V.F.W. is set to commemorate anniversary of the end of the Viet Nam War with a get-together Monday afternoon. The local post is holding the event at the…

RABIES VACCINE DROPS IN WASHINGTON AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES

The Texas Department of State Health Services will launch  air drop rabies vaccine in 17 area counties, including Washington, Grimes, Waller, Fayette and Colorado Counties beginning next week. The program…

HIGHWAYS SAFE DURING ICY COLD WEATHER

While there were numerous reports of traffic mishaps filled the airwaves throughout late Thursday and early Friday,  the local highways were relatively safe. Both area offices of the Texas Department…

COLD WEATHER RELIEF

Some much needed relief from the blustery cold weather is coming today (Saturday), as the National Weather Service has in its forecast highs in the mid-60s through the weekend.  While…

WASHINGTON CO. SHERIFF HOSTS “SUCCESSFUL” FORUM

  A crowd of nearly 200 people braved the weather conditions Thursday night to attend the Washington County Sheriff’s Forum in Chappell Hill. Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak took the…