LOCAL NEWS

Three Juveniles in Custody Following Escape Attempt

Freedom was brief for three juveniles Friday afternoon.  The trio were back in custody after escaping from TrueCore Behavioral Solutions in Brownwood. According to Brown County Sheriff, Vance Hill, the three escaped shortly after noon. […]

Friday Brownwood Police Report

On Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at approximately 18:31 hours, Officer Weaver was dispatched to the 300 block of 4th St in reference to theft of a motor vehicle. Officer Weaver arrived on scene and spoke […]

Brown County Sheriff’s Department Report

On Monday, December 9, at approximately 15:34, Deputy Scotty Burke met with a complainant at the Law Enforcement Center.  This was in reference to a harassment report and investigation on County Road 334 in Blanket.

On […]

Man Wanted by Early and Brownwood PD Now in Jail

According to the City of Early Police Department, Mason Carpenter, 22 of Lake Brownwood, who was wanted by Early and Brownwood PD, has turned himself in to the Brown County Jail.  Carpenter was wanted by […]

Brownwood Police Blotter

There were four reports included on the Offense and Incident Report released Thursday morning, December 12, by the Brownwood Police Department.

On Tuesday, 12/3/19 13:00 hours, while on duty at 2100 Slayden  (Brownwood High School) officer […]

Two Winners Chosen in BISD Holiday Card Design Contest

Two winners have been selected for the 4th Annual Brownwood ISD (BISD) Holiday Card Contest. This year, one design from elementary and one from secondary was selected as winners of the contest. Coggin Intermediate School […]

Brownwood PD Report

On 12/09/2019 at approximately 09:00 hours, Brownwood Police were called to the 4400 block of Rosewood Drive for a call of theft of package from porch.  Police made a report for theft.

On 12/09/2019 at approximately […]

Road Closure on Stephen F. Austin Starting Saturday

Stephen F. Austin will be closed Saturday, December 14, beginning at approximately 8 a.m. and continue to be closed through noon Monday, December 16.

Austin from Drisco Drive to Blake Street will be closed in order […]

HPU and surrounding communities celebrate the Christmas season

Howard Payne University personnel and students joined with the university’s neighbors in Brownwood, Early and other area communities to celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season during “An HPU Family Christmas.” Held at the university […]

Brownwood Police and Brown County Sheriff’s Department Reports

From counterfeit bills to public lewdness, law enforcement officers with the Brown County Sheriff’s Department and Brownwood Police Department have responded to numerous calls in recent days, shown below.

Sheriff’s Department Report Issued on Monday, December […]

Mayoral Appointments on City Council Agenda Today

The Brownwood City Council will meet at 9:00 am Tuesday, December 10,  at City Hall, 501 Center Avenue.  The meeting agenda is shown below.

1. Call to Order
2. Pledge of Allegiance
3. Invocation
4. Items to be withdrawn
5. […]

Candidates File for Republican Party Primary 2020

Monday, December 9, at 6:00 pm was the deadline for candidates to file with their County Party Chairman.  We talked with Brown County Republican Party Chairman, Robert Porter, for a list of candidates who filed […]