Area state parks generated almost $11 million in economic output in 2014, according to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation.
Blue Bell lovers may think its ice cream is a slice of Heaven. On Saturday, they asked for help from Heaven.
Washington County commissioners will discuss a date use agreement with the Texas Health and Human Services Enterprise Tuesday at their weekly meeting.
A storm system that swept through Washington County early this morning toppled massive trees and knocked out power to some areas of the city of Brenham and Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative.
Born and raised here and a 1974 graduate of Brenham High School, Garral Tiaden’s path to his now 34-year profession as a local optometrist began with his studying for two years at Blinn College.
Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 — can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 337-7272.
Blinn College is inviting the community to an evening of free food, live music and games at the fourth annual BlinnFest on the Blinn-Brenham campus.
Here’s the scoop for our fair town in the week ahead.
Four Blinn College theatre arts students have been selected for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla.
Students in the Burton school district will join tens of thousands of others and their families in a statewide celebration of literacy Monday.
BURTON — School trustees here will hold a special meeting to consider bids for renovation of the old high school building.
Residents wanting to report suspicious activities — such as strange cars in their neighborhood — but don’t want to call 911 can use dispatching’s non-emergency number of 337-7272.
Four finalists have been selected for the Blinn College presidency, including the current head of its campuses in Bryan.
The lawsuit filed by a number of Chappell Hill residents against Club Track Holdings and CEO Charles Von Schmidt to prevent the building of a racetrack in the area is scheduled for a hearing May 27.
The Heritage Society of Washington County, which oversees some of the most historic homes in Brenham, is reaching out to a broader spectrum of the community with its upcoming Spring Gala.
Highlights from the Brenham High School baseball team's 4-2 victory over Tomball on April 24, 2015.
Texas A&M Corps of Cadets senior Jesse Hughes (left) studies Pasedena High School color guard members Jaquelin Martines, Ana Navarijo, Deisy Martinez and Alexis Lopez to make sure everything is in perfect order Saturday morning during the first ever Brenham MCJROTC drill competition at Brenham High School. The event featured several schools competing for top honors in events such as drill, inspection, color guard performance, physical fitness and shooting.
Cpl. Steven Eilert of the Brenham Police Department investigates the scene of an accident Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Highway 36 and Blue Bell Road. Brian Faithauer, 28, of Chappell Hill, died when the motorcycle he was riding slammed into the rear of a pickup truck at the intersection.
Blue Bell president emeritus Howard Kruse thanks the community for its show of support at a vigil downtown Saturday.
Limbs from a tree at Citizens State Bank landed on a car for sale in its parking lot this morning after a storm blew through the area bringing strong winds and hail. Damage could be seen throughout the county with trees and limbs covering yards and blocking roadways.
Sons of Confederate Veterans members H.W. Irby of Austin, Doug McBee of Galveston and Ron Sandidge of Victoria fire a cannon in salute of the Second Texas Regiment that fought in the Civil War Saturday at Prairie Lea Cemetery. Brenham Heritage Museum on Saturday also unveiled a new exhibit “Lawmen, Lawbreakers and Soldiers: Texas History through the Barrel of a Gun.”
From left: Blinn College theatre arts students Gabriel Arias (Hempstead), Liesl Hardin (Deer Park), Colleen Dougan (Brenham) and Cole Matlock (The Woodlands) were each selected to work at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla. after applying through the Disney Parks and Resorts Program.
Junior High Boys One Mile Run1. Carson Aguilar 8, Dripping Springs, 4:52.632. Misael Olivares 8, Brenham, 4:58.143. Eli Peveto 8, Mauriceville, 4:58.504. Spencer Keith 8, Kaufmann, 4:58.975. Parker Puckett 8, Brenham, 4:59.876. Alec Wright 8, Montgomery, 5:02.377. Josh Kuriakose 8, Beckendorff, 5:06.188. Bryson Gulley 8, Brenham, 5:24.369. Dylan Heritage 8, Brenham, 5:39.4710. Ricardo Cruz 8, Brenham, 5:48.35
Senior man with moustache, posing in studio, close-up, portrait
Family in the park with golden retriever