Category Archives: News

 

POLICE REPORT SCAM

Brenham police are reporting another scam, victimizing an older woman in the city. Reports say the woman came to the police department to report that she had been contacted by…

FORTNIGHTLY BOOK SALE

It’s February and time for one of the oldest public libraries in the state of Texas to hold a book sale to keep the shelves stocked. The Brenham Fortnightly Club…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DO FINAL WORK ON SEWER GRANTS

. The Washington County Commissioners are expected to  designate the county auditor  sign their name, Tuesday,  to documents that should get funds from the Texas Department of Agriculture so some…

MCCAUL REACTS TO BENGHAZI REPORT

District 10 Texas Congressman Michael McCaul, the chair of the House Homeland Security,  reacted to a report last week on the September 11th, 2012 attack on the Benghazi compound in…

IN FULL HEALTH, BLINN STUDENT EMBRACES NEW OUTLOOK ON LIFE

For 10 years, Jasmine Williams held on to a secret she was too scared to share. But the eight-inch scar on her stomach had a story to tell. It began…

BLINN INSTRUCTOR’S ART DISPLAYED AT HOUSTON GALLERY

A Blinn College instructor has blurred the line between historical truth and fiction in his latest gallery exhibition. A Visual & Performing Arts instructor at the College since 2011, Douglas…

FIRE DESTROYS HOME NEAR CHAPPELL HILL

A home in Chappell Hill is a complete loss after an early-morning fire. Firefighters were called out just after 1:00 am Saturday to a home in the 3300 block of…

EDUCATOR TELLS BLACK HISTORY BREAKFAST “VALUES ARE THE KEY”

A native of Washington County and a Brenham High School graduate told Saturday morning’s gathering at the Black History Breakfast, that good, honest family values are the key to raising…

FORMER REAGAN/BUSH ADVISOR TO SPEAK AT BLINN-BRYAN

A former adviser to Presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush will visit Blinn College’s Bryan campus as part of Black History Month. Frederick D. McClure was a senior member…

COLLEGE STATION STUDENT WINS REGION SPELLING BEE

A College Station 7th grader is heading to the Houston Spelling Bee after taking the top prize at Saturday’s Zone IX Region Bee at Krause Elementary School in Brenham. Shiva…