Navasota is a finalist for the 2023 President’s Awards Program. For over 30 years the awards program, sponsored by Texas Downtown (TXDT), has recognized outstanding projects, places and people of Texas downtowns.Read more
People drive by them every day—family names etched in stone on the buildings of historic downtown Navasota. This month, Navasota Theatre Alliance will breathe new life into some of those local surnames during the 11th annual Lanterns & Legends, “Faces Behind the Façades.”Read more
Future brides, bridesmaids, wedding planners and more visited historic downtown Navasota to experience everything Grimes County offers for dream weddings at the inaugural Wedding Walk. During the free event, visitors were able to visit event venues, meet bartenders, florists, caterers, and shop for their big day.Read more
P.A. Smith owners, Steve and Janice Scheve received the Employer of Excellence Award from Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley’s local center in Navasota. P.A. Smith operates Hamer’s Speakeasy, Red Board Tavern and Louisa’s Cache Café and Bar. Their businesses not only offer jobs, but also allows employees the opportunity for a career.Read more
Grimes County Road & Bridge Engineer Harry Walker received the well-wishes of friends and fellow employees at a farewell reception Thursday, Sept. 28.
Walker retired Sept. 30 after more than six years as head of Road & Bridge and as the longest serving road administrator since the County converted to the Unit system in early 2000.Read more
Texans will decide the fate of 14 proposed constitutional amendments on Nov. 7. The deadline to register to vote in that election is Oct. 10 for those who are not already registered.Read more