Category Archives: News

CALDWELL ISD APPROVES MANAGER AT-RISK FOR PROJECTS

The Caldwell ISD has hired a Construction Manager At-Risk for a number of upcoming projects. The board approved Drymalla of Columbus to head the construction projects, after meetings with several…

FOUR FILE FOR TWO SPOTS ON BURTON SCHOOL BOARD

Four people will vye for two spots on the Burton School Board in May’s election. Incumbents Demetrius Colvin Sr. and Jeff Harmel both have filed for reelection. Challengers for the…

SAUNDERS FILES FOR WARD 4 COUNCIL SEAT-ONE OF TWO CONTESTED RACES

A second candidate has filed for the Ward 4 seat on the Brenham City Council. Adonna Ann Saunders, owner of A Wild Hair salon in Brenham, filed Friday for the…

H.F. POEHLMANN FILES FOR BLINN BOARD

The Blinn Board of Trustees now has a contested race. H.F. Poehlmann filed Tuesday for at-large Position 3. Last month, Dr. Dennis Crowson announced his candidacy for the position currently…

PRESIDENTS’ DAY HOLIDAY FOR WASHINGTON CO., BRENHAM AND BURTON SCHOOLS

With Presidents’ Day on Monday, several schools and offices will be closed. The Washington County Courthouse will be closed, and there will be no classes in Brenham or Burton ISD….

JOHN H. HOWARD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

Graduating seniors from Brenham, Burton, Bellville, Sealy and Brazos High schools are invited to apply for the 2019 John H. Howard Memorial Scholarship. Funds are available for students that are…

POLICE ARREST BRENHAM MAN FOR HARASSING TEACHER

A Brenham man has been arrested for the second time in less than a month, this time for harassing a teacher. 17-year-old Zacchaeus Zechariah Miles was taken into custody Thursday,…

BRENHAM PLANNING AND ZONING TO DISCUSS SIGNAGE, METAL HOUSING IN WORKSHOP

Brenham’s Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a workshop session Monday morning to continue discussion on the city’s sign ordinance and metal exteriors for housing. Staff members will meet to…

KWHI TO CELEBRATE FFA WEEK WITH SPECIAL PROGRAMS

KWHI will celebrate National Future Farmers of America (FFA) Week all throughout next week. From Monday to Friday, February 18th through the 22nd, KWHI will air short programs from Washington…

TWO PEOPLE SENTENCED IN DISTRICT COURT

Two people pled guilty and were sentenced in District Court by Judge Carson Campbell this week:     Christopher Baker, 29 of Bastrop, had his probation adjudicated and was sentenced…