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Owners Say They Plan to Reopen Flooded Mobile Home Parks

The three mobile home parks hit hardest by the historic flooding in La Grange last month plan to reopen once the properties are cleaned up. "We're working as fast as we can to get back up and running," said Aimee Kimberling of RV Horizons, the company that manages Country Way Village and Oaks 1 and

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-18 14:01:30

Texas Heroes Celebrated With a Bang

Texas Heroes Day events honoring the memory of the men buried at Monument Hill State Park were held in La Grange Friday and Saturday. Saturday morning's event at the park included pioneer demonstrations, a program with keynote speech by Judge Ed Janecka, laying wreaths on the tomb at the park, and c

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-18 13:58:22

La Vernia Rallies Late To Down Leps 30-13

LA VERNIA - One bad quarter was enough to erase an otherwise good night by the La Grange football team Friday. The Leps led La Vernia for three quarters before a nightmarish final 12 minutes allowed La Vernia to escape with a 30- 13 win over La Grange. La Vernia scored 20 unanswered points in that f

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-18 13:51:44

Tejas Health Care Presents NVCC Lunch And Learn Program

The Navidad Valley Community Connections (NVCC) on Monday, Sept. 11 held a Lunch and Learn informative program presented by Dr. Johnson of Tejas Health Care from La Grange. Johnson talked about the various services offered by Tejas Health Care and spoke on the importance of the flu shot and health r

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-18 13:48:10

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, CDA Offer Assistance to Flood Victims

Fayette County, specifically La Grange, has been all over the news with the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey. The community has come together to help fellow neighbors like no other. On Saturday, Sept. 2, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, under the direction of Father Matthew Kinney and with the as

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-18 13:46:57

Famed Archaeologist To Speak in Fayetteville

After almost twenty years of searching, divers from the Texas Historical Commission located the wreck of the sailing ship La Belle, one of three ships that the early French explorer Robert Cavelier Sieur de La Salle landed on the Gulf Coast of Texas in 1685. It was found in Matagorda Bay in 1995, 31

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-18 13:53:32

How to Pick the Perfect Engagement Ring

(StatePoint) An engagement ring is at once a symbol of love and commitment and also a reflection of a woman's personal style. For the engaged-to-be who hasn't quite determined the perfect sparkler for herself, articulating an engagement ring style can seem challenging. That's where a trusted jeweler

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-19 05:00:00

Bastrop man assaults victim with handgun, steals truck

A Bastrop man is facing charges, after police say he assaulted a person with a handgun, before stealing a truck. On September 3rd, Armando Espinoza Jr. was pulled over for a traffic stop, when police spotted him in a stolen white 2000 Ford Ranger. It happened on Ponderosa Loop in Bastrop County. I

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-18 11:55:58

Brazos Valley H.S. Volleyball Leaders

Here are the Brazos Valley volleyball statistics. Coaches and statisticians can email in season totals by 5 p.m. Wednesdays at sports@theeagle.com KILLS Name, School No. Marley Maurer, Rudder 309 Samantha Hoelscher, Caldwell 295 Kaydee Huneycutt, Leon 280 Coco Gillett, Bryan 257 MacKenzie Dimery, Co

BRYAN COLLEGE STATION EAGLE - 2017-09-19 05:56:00

EXCLUSIVE: Viola Davis Continues Fight Against Childhood Hunger With Hungry for More Campaign

Viola Davis knows what its like to grow up hungry -- and shes on a mission to not let any more children in the United States experience that pain and suffering. Thats why, ET has exclusively learned, the Oscar and Emmy-winning actress is once again joining forces with the Albertsons Companies Founda

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2017-09-18 17:00:01

H.S. Cross Country Roundup: Mayde Creek girls star at Caldwell Invitational

Mayde Creek's girls cross country team finished last season sixth in District 19-6A. This year, the goal is for a better finish, and the Rams showed what they're capable of at the Caldwell Invitational on Sept. 16. Mayde Creek took top honors at the meet, totaling 48 points to come away with an emot

KATY TIMES - 2017-09-18 22:01:00

Caldwell woman killed in one-car accident was not wearing seatbelt, police said

A 26-year-old Caldwell woman was killed last night in a single-vehicle wreck off Texas 47. Bryan police said Kassandra Danielle Rogers was driving a four-door vehicle that left the roadway and rolled multiple times near where the highway passes over Villa Maria Road. Rogers was not wearing a seatbel

BRYAN COLLEGE STATION EAGLE - 2017-09-18 16:02:00

BISD to ask for missed-days waiver

The Brenham school district will ask the Texas Education Agency to allow it to not make up two class days canceled by a hurricane. Trustees voted Monday night to authorize an application to the Texas Education Agency for a "missed days" waiver. Classes were canceled Aug. 28 and 29 because of Hurrica

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-19 16:30:00

Jackson chosen for leadership academy

Brenham school Superintendent Walter Jackson has been selected to attend a prestigious leadership academy. The Thompson Executive Leadership Institute in Austin has announced that Jackson has been chosen to receive a scholarship to attend the 25th annual Superintendent Academy, a nationally known ad

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-19 16:30:00

Commissioners OK budget, tax rate

Washington County commissioners have unanimously adopted a 2018 budget that estimates $27 million in revenues and expenditures. Commissioners adopted the budget and a tax rate of 51.17 cents per $100 property valuation at their meeting this morning. The budget shows spending of $27,575,855 and reven

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-19 16:15:00

Get email notifications on Arthur Hahn daily!

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 277-7373. --- Central communications had 90 calls to the 911 emergency phone system during the 24-hour period ending at midnight

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-19 16:15:00

Altman named 149th Washington County Fair Queen; Saturday contest winners also named

Washington County Fair activities kicked off over the weekend, including crowning of a queen for the 149th Washington County Fair Saturday evening and the top barbecue teams. Kennedy Altman, representing Washington County 4-H, was crowned queen. The daughter of Lance and Shannon Altman, she sold 3,2

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-19 15:30:00

Boys State, Girls State participants to speak to Evening Lions Club

Two students who took part in Boys State and Girls State programs this year will be guest speakers at the Brenham Evening Lions Club meeting tonight. The club will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Cannery Kitchen. Meredith Clayton and Ryan Middleton, both members of Brenham High School's 2018 graduating cla

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-19 13:11:00

Emergency preparedness 101: Know how to protect your family against carbon monoxide poisoning

(BPT) - Few areas of the country are immune to natural disasters or severe weather. Whether you live in a hurricane zone or face icy winters, it is important to prepare your home and family to weather the storm and know the potential health and safety risks that may arise in emergency situations. Be

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-18 19:01:00

Wehring looks to tout Boys & Girls Club

Stephanie Wehring calls it "organized chaos." The "chaos" is a daily occurrence at the Boys & Girls Club of Washington County when more than 260 kids swarm in after a day in school. And Wehring, who has served as the club's executive director since July 5, doesn't mind at all. "It is organized chaos

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2017-09-18 16:47:00