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The Principals Office: Jenny Swanzy, Woodland Heights Elementary - Brownwood News

Written by Ben Cox – With a new school year not only knocking on the door, but begging to come in, lets take a look at what back to school looks like from a unique perspective: the principal. Over the next few articles, we will visit with each of Brownwood ISD’s principals to see what they think abo

BROWNWOODNEWS.COM - 2018-08-14 21:49:44


Written by Ben Cox– would like to offer a “tip of our cap” to a selection of women in town that have made a positive impact on the lives of those around them. Whether by profession, or pastime, these community leaders contribute a rich part to the fabric of Brownwood, and we feel they deserve to ha

BROWNWOODNEWS.COM - 2018-08-14 15:00:53

Brownwood man arrested for indecent exposure was chewing on fentanyl patches

David Mosman, 61, of Brownwood, was booked into the Brown County Jail on Monday for possession of a controlled substance under 28 grams, according to the Brownwood Police Department.


Brownwood schools starting year with three school resource officers

BROWNWOOD, Texas —Brownwood schools are taking extra safety measures for this school year by hiring more school resource officers.Brownwood Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Joe Young told KTXS News on Monday that they hired one SRO and are planning to hire another one.Dr. Young said th


Caught on Cam: Early police searching for box trailer theft suspect

Video released on social media Monday shows the suspect drive up to a parking lot on the 100 block of East Industrial Drive around 4:30 p.m. Sunday and take several items from a trailer, including a DeWalt brand table saw, chop saw, and impact drill.

BIGCOUNTRYHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-08-13 21:30:16

Box trailer with power tools stolen from Early business

He hooked up the trailer to a blue, extended cab, Chevrolet pickup with a small toolbox in the bed and then drove off.


Longhorns optimistic for turnaround season

"[We have] a different mindset. A mindset to win, and no matter what not quit," junior Jesson Tarrant said.

KTXS.COM - 2018-08-15 12:23:10

HPU’s campus undergoes summer improvements and maintenance

This summer’s projects include the remodel of Room 123 in the Winebrenner Hall of Science, installation of new air conditioning and heating equipment in the Jennings Hall men’s residence facility, removal of flooring and installation of new carpet in the Veda Hodge Hall women’s residence facility an

BROWNWOODNEWS.COM - 2018-08-14 20:00:24

Firefighting helicopter stationed in Brownwood

BROWNWOOD, Texas (KTAB)- There have been a fair share of wildfires in the Big Country and Texas this year. The Texas A&M Forrest Service has sent help including grounds teams, fixed wing tankers in Abilene and a very large helicopter based at Brownwood Regional Airport. It has been used to fight f


Ted Cruz visits Brownwood and says Beto O'Rourke does not reflect 'Texas values'

U.S. Congressman Beto O'Rourke, a Democrat whose district covers El Paso, is challenging Cruz for his senate seat.


Brownwood police arrest man with warrants on multiple charges

Christopher Anderson, 27, was booked into the Brown County Jail on warrants for possession of a controlled substance and DWI and on new charges of possession of a controlled substance in a drug free zone, evidence tampering, unlawful carrying a weapon in a weapons-free zone and possession of marijua


Bangs teenager arrested for possessing nude photos of underage girls

Austin McGee, 19, of Bangs, was booked into the Brown County Jail on Thursday and posted a $20,000 bond on the same day, according to jail records.


Weekend Fire Destroyed Lake Brownwood Home, Pets Missing - Brownwood News

Multiple fire departments, including volunteer firefighters from May and Early, responded to the house fire around 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 4th. Despite coordinated efforts, the residence could not be saved. The cause of the fire is believed to be an electrical issue with a power strip.


Texas pastor charged with continuous sexual abuse of at least 2 kids

BROWNWOOD, Texas -- (KXVA) -- Texas Rangers are investigating 50-year-old Fernando Hernandez, a pastor at It's a Challenge Church in Brownwood, Texas.Hernandez was arrested in Coleman last Friday and has two Brownwood charges. This includes continuous sexual abuse and indecency of a child. According


Life According to Kiera: A Toucan For The Queen - Brownwood News

Written by Rowonna McNeely– On Saturday, Kiera, Mom and I drove down to spend the day at the Stephenville waterpark. We always try to take Kiera down to their waterpark once during the summer.


Student actors hone their craft while preparing for fall musical - Brownwood News

The play is based on the Disney movie starring Christian Bale, will open November 8th and runs the 8th, 10th, 11th and 12th.Director Shannon Lee explains the gap in the performance schedule. “We’re not doing a Friday show because we have a football game that day.”


Multiple mailboxes reported damaged in Brown County

BLANKET, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) -Five mailboxes belonging to residents in Blanket, Texas have been reported damaged from what was believed to be a baseball bat, according to a Brown County Sheriff's Office incident report.


TxDOT Annual Sealcoat Project Moves Into Brownwood Area

During this project, the contractor Northeastern Pavers will apply a layer of liquid asphalt which is topped with small rocks to area roadways.This preventative maintenance project helps to seal cracks and provides a new wearing surface, prolonging the life of the roadway while increasing traction.


Tickets Now On Sale for 2018 Corks and Caps - Brownwood News

Brownwood News –Tickets are now available for the 2018 Corks and Caps event set for Saturday, October 6th from 6 PM – 11 PM in the Depot Plaza in Brownwood.Corks and Caps will feature tastings of beer and wine from breweries and wineries from across the state. Several food trucks will also be featu


Up in the sky, it's a... What is that thing?? - Brownwood News

Written by Ben Cox – It’s hard to miss: big, orange and flying through the sky saving the day, but how did it get here and where did that giant, odd looking helicopter come from?