Bibliophiles looking to beef up their collection can peruse more than 95,000 books the annual Fortnightly Club Book Sale Wednesday this week to benefit the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library.
County commissioners will hear monthly reports from an array of county offices Tuesday at 9 a.m. in Court Chambers No. 103 at the Washington County Courthouse.
Third grade students from the Gateway program at Alton Elementary School, assisted by Keith Herring, Ward 1 council member and Rusty Pancoast, interim police chief, design a dream city Friday during a special city council meeting. Students also had the opportunity to voice their opinions to …
Washington County’s employment numbers are in for the third quarter of 2019 and they show total employment up slightly to 15,266 compared to last quarter’s 15,116.
The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.14 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is six cents more than this day last week and is three cents more per gallon compared to this day last year.
More than 200 faculty, staff, students and community members celebrated the grand opening of a new agricultural sciences building on the Blinn College-Brenham campus Thursday.
AUSTIN — Texas is tied with Virginia for the third-lowest union membership rate in the country at 4%, according to a new report from the Center for Public Policy Priorities.
Copper Shade Tree Gallery presents “The Art in Fiber — Modern Knots.” This exhibit features the artwork of Demi Mixon Kahn and will be on display through Feb. 29.
A handlers border collie races behind a herd of sheep Thursday afternoon during th Brenham Sheep Dog Trial being held this weekend at a farm on Mustang Road. The competitive dog sport in which herding dogs move sheep around a field, fences, gates or enclosures as directed. Such events are pa…
Christians around the world will head to church this Wednesday the first day of Lent, also known as Ash Wednesday. And as part of that tradition, pastors will place the sign of the cross in ashes on the foreheads of the faithful.
AUSTIN — Brenham native Brad Tegeler has been sworn in as a member of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, with a term to expire September 2025.
The Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library will host two Black History Month programs Tuesday at 4 and 5:30 p.m. at the library, 100 MLK Jr. Pkwy.
The 335th District Judge Reva Towslee Corbett announced her bid for reelection in a contested race for a fifth term, serving Bastrop, Burleson, Lee and Washington counties since 2005.
The Brenham ISD Education Foundation is hosting its 15th annual Arts & Appetizers event at Ant Street Inn Ballroom, 107 West Commerce Street on Feb. 27. Art from students from the elementary to high school level will be showcased.
CORPUS CHRISTI — State Sen. Lois W. Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) received the Distinguished Service Award from the Texas Chapter of The Wildlife Society on Feb. 14 at the society’s 56th annual meeting.
Carmine Mixer Awards Night will be Friday, Feb. 28 beginning at 6 p.m. at JW’s Steakhouse Event Room, in honor of Texas Independence Day. Entertainment with acoustical guitar will be provided by Robbie Wooten. There will be a meal, door prizes, mixer activity and cash bar. It is sponsored by…
AUSTIN — Climate change is being felt in a corner of the world different from where one might expect: Wall Street, where some of the biggest investors are starting to take action.
The Blinn College District invites the community to join it for the grand opening of a new Brenham campus agricultural sciences building at 2 p.m. on Thursday.
When the Dr. W.W. O’Donnell Performing Arts Center opened on the Blinn College-Brenham campus in 2001, William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” was one of the first productions staged there.
Four candidates and representatives addressed a crowd of approximately 50 individuals Monday evening at the Cannery for a forum, sponsored by the Brenham Activist Association and Concerned Citizens for Progress.
Brenham’s continued growth has led to significant changes in the needs of the city’s sanitation, recycling, collection and disposal operations. Therefore, evaluation was needed of the current structure.
Two meetings for the Blinn Board of Trustees will be held Tuesday in the board room on the 3rd floor of the administrative building on the Brenham Blinn Campus, 802 Green Street.
A regular meeting for the Washington County Commissioners will meet Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the courthouse court chamber #103 to hear reports from various county entities.
Management of The Barnhill Center At Historic Simon Theatre (TBC) announced a new level of ticket pricing for The Texas Tenors shows on Sunday, Feb. 23.
Jordan Spahn pressed the bell of the stethoscope to the chest of Kristi Richard Russ and listened the heartbeat of his son.
This February, the Brenham Heritage Museum (BHM) is celebrating Black History Month by inviting the community to view the “Oh, I Didn’t Know That!” exhibit.
Early voting in the upcoming primary elections begins next week starting Tuesday morning through Feb. 21 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Washington County Courthouse Annex, 100 South Park Street.
The sentencing hearing for a 22-year-old Brenham man who pleaded guilty to sexual abuse of a child was rescheduled to 10:30 a.m. on May 14.