Updated: 02/22/2007 - Frank and Bertha Cobb had lived in their rural East Texas home for more than 20 years without ever having a break-in. Then on March 4th, 1999, they came home to find a burglar. The burglar, Newton Anderson, says in a frenzy, the couple ended up tortured and killed.
Posted: 02/22/2007 - The Senate transportation committee has approved a bill establishing increased scrutiny of older drivers. The bill filed by state Senator John Carona of Dallas would set up a vision test for drivers to renew their licenses at age 79.
Updated: 02/22/2007 - New tuition proposals are on the table at Texas A&M, but will depend greatly on the state legislature. In a presentation to faculty, staff and students Wednesday afternoon, the university's Tuition Policy Advisory Council laid out its recommendations for Fiscal Year 2008.
Posted: 02/21/2007 - The Texas House has adopted a resolution that would allow members to exceed the state's spending limit by (B) billions of dollars. The constraints were added to the Texas constitution in 1978. The resolution was earlier approved in the Senate. The plan now goes to Governor Rick Perry.
Posted: 02/21/2007 - Recent DNA tests confirmed that a Conroe man sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl in 1986. It's the same crime for which his innocent older brother spent 18 years behind bars. Montgomery County prosecutor Marc Brumberger says the statute of limitations has expired and it's too late to try 36-year-old Charles Mumphrey.
Updated: 02/21/2007 - In addition to voting for a new mayor, councilmembers and school board trustees, College Station residents will have a bond issue on the ballot. Tuesday, the school board unanimously approved a $67.4 million bond election, which will happen May 12th, along with city elections.
Updated: 02/21/2007 - You might be surprised to learn that the new hot spots for college students are the courthouse and the post office. The reason behind the trend is spring break.
Updated: 02/20/2007 - IHOP's traditional hot and fluffly favorite was a popular item on the menu Tuesday. Most likely because IHOP was giving their signature pancakes away.
Updated: 02/21/2007 - Longtime educator Mary "Kitty" Worley was remembered at a memorial service Tuesday at Covenant Presbyterian Church in College Station. Worley died at her home on Friday at the age of 83.
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