Category Archives: News

 

CASA FOR KIDS AWARDS KOLKHORST

State Rep. Lois Kolkhorst is a ‘Big Voice Little Texans’ according to Texas CASA.  The South Central Texas Court Appointed Special Advocates honored the Brenham Republican this week.  This award…

STOLEN PICKUP FOUND ENGULFED IN FLAMES

A pickup truck was stolen from a man making a quick stop at a convenience store at midnight today (Friday).  The Chappell Fire Department found the truck engulfed in flames…

BISD BOARD TO DISCUSS ANGEL GUARDIAN PLAN

The Brenham School Board plans further discussion about the Angel Guardian Program when they meet Monday evening. The plan proposes putting one armed professional staff member on each of the…

BOSOM BUDDIES THINK PINK THURSDAY

An estimated 4000 people took time to Think Pink in Washington County, on Thursday that they put on the best pink outfits for work and school. That was one of…

STREET NAME CHANGE

The Brenham City Council Thursday agreed to rename the last stretch of Stringer Street leading to Highway 290 in Brenham to South Chappell Hill Street. The Chappell Hill Extension project…

FIRE TRUCK PURCHASE ORDERS

The Brenham City Council decided at Thursday’s meeting to go ahead and issue purchase orders for two fire trucks even though the bonds to finance them have not been sold….

ROBERTS CONTRACT RENEWED

Brenham City Manager Terry Roberts will continue in his position at least through January 31st, 2015.           The City Council renewed Roberts’ contract and increased his salary by $2000 to…

KWHI.COM TAKES ON “NEW LOOK”

            As of today (Thursday) KWHI’s website has taken on a whole new look.           KWHI has changed the appearance of its website, www.kwhi.com,  to a more modern look…

BLINN ALUMNI LUNCHEON

The community oriented homecoming for Blinn College is continuing, with an important highlight coming midday Saturday at the Janis Sneed Banquet Room.  That’s when Ex-Students Association will official welcome this…

JEWELRY STOLEN IN BURGLARY

Brenham police reports say ‘a lot of jewelry was stolen’ about $900 worth in a home burglary that a couple discovered yesterday (Wednesday) when they returned home from work.          …