From our News 3 Network partners at the Navasota Examiner.
A Councilman is taking a stand against a utility rate increase.
Councilman Bernie Gessner cast the sole dissenting vote on the first reading of an ordinance.
The proposed rate increases are based on a recent utility rate study, and include a 2% increase for natural gas; 3%, water; 1.5% wastewater; and $1 dollar for street and drainage improvement fees.
The only rates that remain unchanged are those for industrial.
Navasota ISD is gearing up for homecoming this weekend.
Things kick off at Friday night at Rattler Stadium.
Early royalty announcements and introductions will be made the night before the game, at 7 p.m.
The Homecoming Queen will be crowned during halftime.
Queen candidates are Kuitesha Maxey, Sydni Uilkie, Courtney Finke and Sarah Rados.
See this week's Navasota Examiner to read their bios and see who else is on the homecoming court.
Navasota plays Houston Sterling this Friday night.
This season, all three varsity football teams in Grimes County remain undefeated through the first two weeks of play.
The teams are Navasota, Anderson-Shiro and Iola.
Each team looks to advance 3-0 this week.
|MONDAY, DECEMBER 2|
|Brenda Van DeWalle - Christmas on the Square|
|Jane Van Valkenburg - Brazos Valley Chorale Holiday Concert|
|Anne Black - MSC OPAS presents Michael Martin Murphey's Cowboy Christmas|
|Reason to Smile - Send in Your Smiles|
|TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3|
|Amber Collier & Dr. Erin Sandoval - Portraits with Santa|
|WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4|
|Stage Center - Inspecting Carol|
|George Bush Presidential Library|
|Congressman Bill Flores|
|THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5|
|Camilla Godfrey - Santaville in Somerville|
|Glenn Jones - Pathway of Light|
|From the Ground Up - Click Here for Stories|
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|FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6|
|Justina Ottea - Brazos Valley Community Band|
|Melanie Fuller - Brazos County Expo|
|Jayla Fry - Click for Weekend Gardener|
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