Category Archives: News

 

CONGRESSMAN BRADY ADDRESSES HIGH SPEED RAIL OPPONENTS

  A crowd in the hundreds turned out Wednesday night in Navasota, for a public meeting with U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady, to oppose the Texas High-Speed Rail project. The Grimes…

BRYAN OFFICERS INJURED WHEN GUN DISCHARGES

  Two Bryan police officers were wounded when a gun accidentally went off at the police station, Wednesday night. According to Bryan P.D. officials, the two officers are with the…

EARLY VOTING NUMBERS WEDNESDAY SLIGHTLY DOWN FROM TUESDAY

The second day of early voting for the March primaries saw a slight dip from Tuesday. According to Washington County Clerk Beth Rothermel, Wednesday saw 197 ballots cast for the…

BARCODE ERROR CAUSES BRIEF SNAFU WITH AUSTIN CO. VOTING MACHINES

A small coding error with election equipment in Austin County briefly led to the ballots of less than a handful of voters listing incorrect political party information. According to Austin…

THE SPECTATOR: “A BUNCH OF GARBAGE”

The City of Brenham’s proposal to outsource its trash and recycling operations has drawn quite a backlash from citizens….both within the City and outside of it.  In the proposal, Brannon…

KOLKHORST RECEIVES DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD FROM THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

State Senator Lois Kolkhorst has received an award from the Texas Chapter of The Wildlife Society. Kolkhorst was presented the Distinguished Service Award at the society’s 56th annual meeting on…

INTRODUCTION TO MULTI-COUNTY NEW LANDOWNER SERIES FRIDAY IN LA GRANGE

The first program of the 2020 Multi-County New Landowner Education series takes place Friday in La Grange. The initial session, scheduled for 1:30 p.m. at the Fayette County Extension Office,…

NAVASOTA THEATRE ALLIANCE TO PRESENT “NOISES OFF” BEGINNING FRIDAY

The Navasota Theatre Alliance is set to premiere its production of what some call the “funniest farce ever written”. “Noises Off”, written by Michael Frayn and directed by Jennifer Hargis,…

DADDY DAUGHTER DATE NIGHT NEXT WEEKEND IN CALDWELL

Families in Caldwell are invited next weekend to the Second Annual Daddy Daughter Date Night. A fundraiser for the Burleson County Chamber of Commerce, this year’s event is set for…

GRIMES CO. SHERIFF’S OFFICE LOOKING FOR MISSING TEEN

The Grimes County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing teenager. 16-year-old Jacob Brown was last seen February 13th.  According to authorities,…