After executive session during a special meeting for the Brenham City Council Wednesday, council rejected a settlement agreement with former fire chief Ricky Boeker.
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…
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…
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.
Faith Mission’s mantra since 1985 has been, “a hand-up” and after 36 years they continue implement academic and vocational program to achieve these means.
Washington County Commissioners Court approved Keese and Associates architectural services to complete the remodel of the Washington County Expo annex and event center.
The Brenham ISD Board of Trustees agreed to hire Jamie Rochelle for Brenham Junior High’s principal during a meeting of the board Monday night at Brenham High School.
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.
Councilmembers Susan Cantey and Andrew Ebel attended their last formal city council meeting Thursday as the May 1 election approaches and the pair are not running for re-election.
Donald Lee and Jo Strickland’s commitment to education has been honored through a new endowed scholarship to Blinn College.
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…
Burton Elementary School will conduct registration for students in pre-K and kindergarten enrolling for the 2021-2022 school year during the week of April 19-23 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Burton Elementary Office.
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…
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.
Candidates for Brenham school board will gather in Brenham National Bank at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday to answer questions from the community and local news media.