Category Archives: News

 

59TH ANNUAL WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE

The best speller in Washington County will be discovered tonight as the 59th Annual Washington County Spelling Bee begins tonight (Tuesday)  Krause Elementary School. Twenty-four of Washington County’s top spellers…

CHAPPELL HILL HISTORICAL SOCIETY GETS $25,000 GRANT TO PRESERVE MUSEUM

The Chappell Hill Historical Society has received a $25,000 community development grant from the Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative and the Lower Colorado River Authority.  This money will be used to upgrade…

OVER $3,000 RAISED FOR FOOTBALL BURGLARY VICTIMS

Over $3,000 has been collected to help Brenham Cubs football players whose cars were vandalized and broken into the same day the team was playing for the State Football Championship…

COUNTERFEIT BILLS IN BRENHAM

Counterfeit bills are surfacing in Brenham again and the police are investigating. The cashier at the Center Drive In at 1607 Highway 105  said a man tried to buy a…

THREE BUSTED FOR COCAINE POSSESSION

A Saturday afternoon traffic stop led to the arrest of three Bryan men for possession of cocaine. Brenham police officer David Dudenhoeffer  stopped a car in the 2500 block of…

2014 HLSR ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCED

A diverse lineup of entertainment highlights the 2014 Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. Twenty-one acts ranging from county to pop to soul, tejano and 80’s rock fill this year’s list…

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…