Top Stories - Brownwood

Crawford named 'lone finalist' for Brownwood city manager

Emily Crawford, director of the Brownwood Economic Development Corporation, has been named the "lone finalist" for the city manager position.

Brownwood: Blinco and Brooksmith in the news (1)

Brookesmith ISD will be allowed to stay open after state decision

In Brooksmith ISD, 195 students and 35 staff members are now resting easy after months of fighting for their district's future.

Search for next Brownwood city manager to start internally

Plans are to look internally for candidates to replace retiring Brownwood City Manager Bobby Rountree.

Brownwood business accused of selling kits that can defeat drug tests

A Brownwood business claims miscommunication is what led to the arrest of one of their employees for selling a kit that can falsify a drug test. 

Breckenridge news

Breckenridge American: Skeletal remains found near Hubbard Creek Lake

Skeletal remains were found near Hubbard Creek Lake on Wednesday afternoon at a location by Sandy Creek Marina.

Caregiver conference gives Brownwood residents assistance in caring for the elderly

More than 65 million people, 29% of the U.S. population, provide care for a chronically ill, disabled or aging family member or friend. 

Multiple drug rehab programs are available in Brownwood

In Brown County authorities are seizing more meth than usual.

Empty Bowls Project Brownwood

Brownwood's 'Empty Bowl' fundraiser a big success

Many Brownwood residents had food on their mind and helping in their hearts as the 6th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser took place. For a $10 donation you could choose from over 1,700 hand painted bowls and grab some lunch.

Good Samaritan Ministries

Good Samaritan teams with Brownwood businesses throughout year

The Good Samaritan organization in Brownwood has been supplying clothes and food for the needy for 22 years, but this time they are on the receiving end.


Authorities finding more criminal operations using video surveillance

The Brown County Sheriff's office recently released footage confiscated from a home security system where 100 grams of methamphetamine was seized.