Local News2018-05-29T16:21:23-05:00


Alcohol Said to be Factor in Head-on Collision

On Saturday, July 13, 2019, at approximately 4:00 pm, first responders with the Brownwood Police Department, Brownwood Fire Department and Lifeguard EMS were dispatched to the area of CC Woodson and Baker St. regarding a […]

Now In Effect – Brown County Burn Ban

Brown County Commissioners met Monday morning and acted to reinstate the Burn Ban effective immediately.  The Burn Ban will be in effect for 90 days unless canceled early.  Violation of the Burn Ban is a […]

Pre-Diabetes Class in Brownwood July 22nd

Medicare and most insurances do not cover education for people diagnosed with pre-diabetes.  Hendrick Diabetes Center will offer free classes on a quarterly basis for anyone diagnosed with pre-diabetes or anyone at risk for developing […]

Variety of Calls on Brownwood Police Blotter

The following calls for service were responded to by the Brownwood Police Department and reported on Friday morning, July 12..

  • On Saturday, July 6, 2019 at approximately 2016 hours, an officer was dispatched to the […]

Miller to Join Brew Crew

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Brownwood’s Shelby Miller is reportedly leaving the Texas Rangers organization to become a Milwaukee Brewer.

MLB Rumors: Shelby Miller and the […]

Street Rehab on Avenue B

The following information is from the City of Brownwood:

Avenue B, from Vincent to Vine, will be closed during the day from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for street rehab.

The street will be open each evening […]

Brownwood Police Report for 7/11/2019

There was only one entry in the Thursday Offense and Incident Report from the Brownwood Police Department.  The case was for attempted burglary and criminal mischief and is detailed below.

On Wednesday 7/10/19 at 11:10 hrs, […]

Funeral Services Saturday for Seth Wright

Funeral services have been set for Seth Wright of Eastland County.

He is the young man, fighting cancer, who sang onstage with Wade Bowen and William Clark Green at Rising Star’s Murica Day just one week […]

Fraud, DWI, Burglary Shown on Brownwood PD Report

The following calls were responded to by the Brownwood Police Department.  Arrests were made for DWI and possession of Controlled Substance, among other charges.  Other calls range from burglary to fraud, as shown below.

  • On […]

Early Police Blotter 7/3 – 7/8

The Early Police Department has released their report for the previous week, as follows:


Civil Matter / 130 Sudderth Dr. options provided
Theft / 900 Early Blvd
Animal Cruelty / 300 Early BLvd.
Suspicious Call / 300 Blk Early […]

Two Arrested for Drug Possession

The  Brownwood Police Department responded to the following calls which were included on the Offense and Incident Report on Tuesday, July 9.  Two arrests were made on Monday.

On Monday, July 8, 2019 at 19:44 hours […]

Brown County Sheriff’s Department Report

The following calls for service were answered by the Brown County Sheriff’s Department in recent days:

On July 6, at about 13:29, a deputy arrived at the Brownwood Law Enforcement Center at 1050 West Commerce in […]