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Blinn College will not be having an in-person graduation ceremony for the spring 2021 graduates according to Chancellor Mary Hensley.

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The Texas Commission on Jail Standards (TCJS) has acknowledged the Washington County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) with a Certificate of Compliance for the Washington County Jail. The most recent inspection of the facility on April 12, 2021, by Texas Commission on Jail Standards Inspector Byron Sh…

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The Blinn College District Board of Trustees approved the naming of the health sciences portion of the Brenham Campus science, technology, engineering and innovation (STEI) building in honor of the BetsWest Foundation and Sally Blackie-Sengel, and also approved a new program that will launch…

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The Blinn College Board of Trustees met Tuesday to hear a presentation on the proposed district wide facilities master plan which has been in the works for eight months.

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What began as a class assignment has transformed into a district-wide recycling goal for six Burton Junior High students.

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Washington County Commissioners Court approved Keese and Associates architectural services to complete the remodel of the Washington County Expo annex and event center.

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AUSTIN — With the potential for severe weather approaching, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds Texans they can purchase certain items tax-free during the state’s sales tax holiday for emergency preparation supplies, which begins at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday and ends at midnight on Monday.

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The Brenham City Council will meet in executive session Wednesday to discuss a settlement offer from former Fire Chief Ricky Boeker.

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The Brenham High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC team has qualified for Nationals that will take place May 8 in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Early voting for the general election begins Monday.

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Beginning Monday, the city of Brenham Street Department will be reconstructing Old N. Market St. from N. Market St. to Riggs St. Reconstruction will begin Monday and last approximately a week to a week and a half. Reconstruction of the roadway will be done in phases throughout this time. Dur…

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AUSTIN — The Texas Senate has unanimously passed SB 598 by Sen. Lois W. Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) to require a voter-verifiable paper audit trail for all elections systems. The bill also prohibits any voting system from being connected to the internet and includes a risk-limiting audit to ensure…

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Anyone interested in a public safety job will have an opportunity to meet with local departments Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the public safety job fair at the Fireman’s Training Center.

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Members of the Burton FFA judging teams competed all over the state in various competitions last month, traveling over 1,200 miles.