A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is in effect for Milam, Robertson, Lee, and Leon Counties from 12am to 12pm THURSDAY. A strong cold front will reach the Brazos Valley by mid-afternoon to early evening TODAY. Mild temperatures are expected to sharply fall as strong, brisk north winds arrive. A scattered rain chance could turn into a scattered, wintry mix between 6am and Noon Thursday. Little-to-no accumulation is expected -- however, caution is urged driving on bridges and overpasses.
It's that time of year again to honor some of the fastest-growing businesses in Bryan/College Station.
For a 12th year, Newman printing and the Bryan Rotary club has selected the top 10 businesses in our area.
At the top of the list this year, is UK Advertising which is an internet market service that began in 19-98.
Between 2002 and 2004, the company's sales growth was over 250 percent.
Snagging the Anco life time achievement award is Britt Rice Electric.
Since 1974, the company has grown from word of mouth and good-old fashioned customer satisfaction.
Britt Rice Electric has worked on major electrical projects including the Kyle Field Expansion and UT Medical Hospital in Dallas.
"It makes me feel very proud of our people, 30 years in the construction business is a long time. We are across the state, we have had a lot to accomplish and for these people to earn this award it makes me feel very good," said Rice.
Here's a look at the top ten winners:
1. UK Advertising
2. MacResource Computers & Service
3. Redtail Equipment Rental
4. Brazos Valley Carpet Outlet
5. Wired Ranch Advertising
6. David Gardner's Jewelers/Gemologists
7. The Land Design Group
8. Christopher's World Grille
9. Kling Engineering & Survey
10. Aggieland A/C & Heating
The award is a way to recognize fast-growing small businesses that contribute to the Brazos County economy.
Seven of this year's winners are first time recepients but both UK Advertising and Redtail Equipment Rental have won once before and MacResource Computers and Service is making its third appearance on the list.
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