Category Archives: News

 

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…

FAYETTE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARREST WOMAN WITH $20K IN METH

Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a South Texas woman and confiscated nearly $20,000 worth of methamphetamine after a Friday morning traffic stop. According to Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek,…

BANK ROBBERY SUSPECT REPORTED KILLED IN BROOKSHIRE

A Waller County bank robber is apparently dead in Brookshire after he was shot and killed by an off-duty police officer. KTRK Channel-13 in Houston says sources have confirmed the alleged…

BRYAN PD SEEKS HELP IN IDENTIFYING ROBBERY SUSPECT

The Bryan Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in the Walgreen’s Robbery which occurred on January 28th. Although a face is not visible, authorities…

BRENHAM MAN ANNOUNCES PLANS TO RUN FOR MAYOR

  The next Brenham City Election may be more than a year away, but there’s already someone considering a run for Mayor.  Dr. Gary Gabriel, a Brenham chiropractor, says he…

BRENHAM WOMAN ARRESTED FOR LATE-NIGHT ASSAULT

A Brenham woman is behind bars after threatening another woman late Thursday night. 51-year old Minnie Ragston Jackson of Brenham is charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Brenham…

FINAL ARGUMENTS TODAY IN TEXAS SCHOOLS SUIT

Closing arguments are Friday in the second phase of Texas’ school finance trial – however, a ruling isn’t expected until next month. State District Judge John Dietz declared more than…

DR. THOMAS RANDLE TO SPEAK AT BLACK HISTORY BREAKFAST

Brenham High School graduate Thomas Randle will be guest speaker at Saturday’s Black History Breakfast at Blinn College. The program, being sponsored by the Brenham Activist Association, will be held…

BRENHAM HOSTS REGION SPELLING BEE, SATURDAY

The Brenham ISD is getting ready to host the Zone 9 Regional Spelling Bee Saturday, beginning at 9:30 am in the Krause Elementary cafeteria.  Over thirty spellers from Brazos and…

JOBS FOR LIFE CLASS BEING OFFERED IN BRENHAM

The Washington County Jobs for Life program begins its’ 34th class, Tuesday, at Redeemer Church in Brenham.   The program is described as a Christian-based “soft-skills” job training program with…