A FLOOD WATCH has been issued for the following counties: Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Houston, Madison, Montgomery, San Jacinto, Trinity, Waller, Walker & Washington counties through Thursday night. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH has been issued for Lee County through Thursday night. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible through Thursday night. Some areas may even see totals of 5 to 7 inches of localized rainfall.
A Brazos County jury has handed down a hefty punishment to a Bryan man.
Donald Howard, 49, will spend the next 85 years behind bars.
Howard was found guilty Thursday of breaking into the home of 63-year-old Rosemary Vollmar last year.
He faced up to 99 years or life in prison.