Category Archives: News

 

TXDOT PLANNING AN OVERPASS TO MAKE A GRIMES COUNTY INTERSECTION SAFER

The Texas Department of Transportation is planning a major  safety improvement at a Grimes County intersection after a number of serious and deadly accidents over the past several years. Ed…

AUSTIN COUNTY SEEKING GRANT FUNDS FOR ROADS DAMAGED BY OIL AND GAS DRILLING

Austin County Judge Carolyn Bilski and the county commissioners are still grappling with the heavy road damage done by an industry that boost their county’s economy. Judge Bilski says the…

DEVELOPERS LOOKING FOR ENDORSEMENT FOR SENIOR APARTMENT COMPLEX

The developers for the Belle Towers Senior Community apartment complex want the endorsement of the Brenham City Council to build the proposed facility. Brenham City Manager Terry Roberts concluded the…

PROGRAM TO HELP SENIORS GET WORK

Getting a job has been a challenge in recent years but it became especially hard for older workers. Faith Mission in Brenham, working with the Brenham Heritage Museum,  Forever Young…

NORMANGEE INTERIM POLICE CHIEF DIES

Interim Normangee Police Chief Steve Millgan has died.  Milligan, who had been a sergeant with the Normangee police department, was named interim chief when his predecessor,  Jody Navarro, was arrested…

WALLER COUNTY WOMAN KILLED WHEN SHE HITS A BULL

A 48-year old Waller County woman was killed Thursday night after she collided with a bull. Reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety say that Johnnye Marie Stewart was…

MOORE CHARGED WITH TWO MORE ARMED ROBBERIES

The armed robbery suspect that Washington County Sheriff’s deputies arrested in the midnight hours Wednesday, for robbing  Pepe’s Mexican Café in Bryan, has been charged with two more armed robberies….

AUSTIN COUNTY SEEKING GRANT FOR BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB

Austin County Judge Carolyn Bilski believes there are several ways to fight crime and one of them doesn’t involve law enforcement officers and jails. When the Austin County Commissioners meet…

14 YEAR OLD BUSTED FOR POT ON A SCHOOL BUS

A review of a surveillance video during the Monday ride to school on a school bus led to the arrest of a 14-year old boy for marijuana possession. Brenham police…

CONGRESSMAN MCCAUL HAS HARSH WORDS ON JOBS REPORT

Even with a decline in the national unemployment rate to 6.7  percent, District 10 U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul is disappointed in the figures released today (Friday) by the U.S. Department…