Category Archives: News

‘TIPPY’ AND ‘BRUNO’ NAMED PETS OF THE WEEK

The Brenham Pet Adoption Center has named “Tippy” and “Bruno” as its Pets of the Week. Tippy, believed to be a terrier mix, came in as a stray.  She is…

VIDEO – 2018 JUNETEENTH PARADE

Video of the 2018 Juneteenth Parade through Downtown Brenham. 2018 Juneteenth Parade from Mark Whitehead on Vimeo.

LAKEFEST SET FOR LATER THIS MONTH

Preparations continue for the 2018 Somerville Lakefest at Welch Park. This year’s event has been moved up from mid-July to June 29th and 30th. This year’s event will include two…

CALDWELL/BELLVILLE HOSPITALS GET NEW ADMINISTRATOR

A new administrator has been named for hospitals in Caldwell and Bellville. Kurt Sunderman, the support services director for the St. Joseph’s Health Systems, has been named the administrator for…

DRILLING COULD INCREASE IN GIDDINGS

Officials in Lee County believe the acquisition of an oil company with producing wells in Giddings could boost drilling activity. In a deal set to close in the near future,…

GAS PRICE DROPS 3-CENTS IN PAST WEEK

The average price for a gallon of gas has dropped 3-cents in Texas. According to the AAA Texas, the state-wide average or a gallon of unleaded fuel is $2.73. That…

BRENHAM ARTIST/AUTHOR TO APPEAR ON KBTX MORNING TV SHOW

A Brenham artist and author will be a featured guest Tuesdeay morning on a Bryan/College Station TV program. Lloyd Mays will be a guest on KBTX TV-3’s Brazos Valley Early Morning…

BELLVILLE CONTINUES SEARCH FOR BUILDING INSPECTOR

The City of Bellville continues its search for a Building Inspector. At a recent Economic Development Council meeting, Human Resources Manager Cathy Etzell says an offer was made to a…

NAVASOTA ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION

The city of Navasota has announced plans to commemorate the Fourth of July, later this summer. The city will host the Independence Daze and Fourth of July Parade on Wednesday,…

A&M PRESIDENT COMMENTS ON ‘SEXUAL MISCONDUCT’ POLICY

The President of Texas A&M is vowing a “”comprehensive” review of university policies and procedures related to sexual misconduct. In a statement posted to the university’s web site Friday, A&M…