Category Archives: News

POLICE INVESTIGATE SUSPECTED ARSON FIRE AT HENDERSON PARK

A suspected arson fire caused minor damage in a restroom at Henderson Park last (Thursday) night.  Brenham Police report that at 7:00 PM, Cpl. David Dudenhoeffer was on foot patrol…

AUSTIN CO. GO TEXAN ACTIVITIES SATURDAY

Austin County will get in on the Go Texan season this weekend. Starting at 11 a.m. tomorrow (Saturday) at the Austin County Fairgrounds in Bellville, the event raises funds in…

LA GRANGE HOSTING ANNUAL UNCORKED EVENT SATURDAY

The Fayette County Courthouse Square will soon be home to the Annual La Grange Wine Stroll. Taking place from 3 to 7 p.m. tomorrow (Saturday), guests can stroll through downtown…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO GIVE UPDATES MONDAY

The Brenham School Board will provide a pair of updates at its meeting Monday evening. Board members will give a mid-year instructional update, followed by an update from Superintendent Dr….

BRENHAM PARKS AND REC. BOARD RECOMMENDS BANNING TOBACCO IN PARKS

Members of the Brenham Parks and Recreation Advisory Board are in favor of tighter restrictions on tobacco in city parks and facilities. The board made a recommendation at its meeting…

HUNTSVILLE POLICE ARREST MAN TIED TO VIOLENT KIDNAPPING, ASSAULT

Police in Huntsville have arrested a suspect in connection with a recent robbery and sexual assault of a Sam Houston State University student. 24-year-old Degerrick Deon Sandles has been charged…

LEMAN, KOLKHORST FILE BILLS FOR TREATMENT FACILITY REFORM

A pair of bills has been filed by two area lawmakers, which could change how residential treatment centers are licensed and regulated in Texas. State Representative Ben Leman and Senator…

TWO ARRESTED FOR MARIJUANA AT LOCAL PARK

Two women were charged after they were arrested at a local park with marijuana. Just after 12-noon, officers made contact with a vehicle in the Jackson Street Park, in the…

BRENHAM POLICE RETURN MISSING PURSE FOUND IN STREET TO OWNER

Brenham police report the driver who picked up a purse lying in the street last week has returned it. Sergeant Jason Derrick said the driver returned the purse to police…

BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED ON BURLESON CO. WARRANT

A Brenham man has been arrested on an outstanding warrant. 34-year old Leonard Crawford Jr. of Brenham was pulled over on a traffic stop at around 10:30, Wednesday in the…