Category Archives: News

COMMUNITY CORNER TO HOST WASHINGTON CO. CHAMBER

This week’s edition of the KWHI Community Corner will host Shae Janner of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce. Janner, Business Programs Manager for the Chamber, will be in studio…

FIRE DESTROYS HOME WEST OF BRENHAM

Several area fire departments were called out Saturday night to a large house fire west of Brenham. Shortly after 6:30 p.m., units from the Brenham Fire Department were sent out…

FREE INFORMATION SESSION ON DALE CARNEGIE COURSE MONDAY IN BRENHAM

In preparation for an upcoming educational course, the Washington County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a free workshop tonight (Monday). In partnership with the Chamber, Dale Carnegie Skills for Success…

BRENHAM PLANNING AND ZONING TO VIEW SET OF PLAT REQUESTS

Brenham’s Planning and Zoning Commission will meet Monday to look at a series of preliminary and final plats. The first set of plats concerns over 29 acres of land owned…

RESIGNATION OF BOARD MEMBER, EMPLOYMENT OF HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL ON AGENDA FOR BURTON SCHOOL BOARD

The Burton School Board will consider the resignation of a board member and employment of a new high school principal at Monday’s meeting. Superintendent Dr. Edna Kennedy declined to name…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO MEET MONDAY

The Brenham School Board will receive a short list of updates at its Monday night meeting. In consent agenda, board members will consider additional career and technical education courses for…

“HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS” PET ADOPTION EVENT SATURDAY IN BRENHAM

Anyone looking for a new fur-ever friend should look no further than today’s (Saturday) “Home for the Holidays” adoption event in Brenham. Both the Brenham Pet Adoption Center and Puppy…

GATLIN BROTHERS TO PERFORM AT THE BARNHILL CENTER

The Barnhill Center is excited to announce the award-winning Gatlin Brothers will be coming to perform in Brenham. The trio will hold a show at the Barnhill Center Saturday, February…

BLINN BASEBALL PLAYER DIES IN ATV ACCIDENT

An ATV accident claimed the life of a Blinn baseball player Thursday night. Sammy Blair of Navasota was killed in an ATV rollover accident, at the age of 21.  He…

BRENHAM ISD MAY HAVE TO EDUCATE BLUEBONNET HAVEN STUDENTS

The Brenham Independent School District may be put in the position of having to provide instruction for students at the soon to be open Bluebonnet Haven Youth Treatment Facility. Although…