Updated: 02/16/2007 - Bryan Police say one city street has drivers feeling the need for too much speed. People living on Austin's Colony Parkway in Bryan have been lodging complaints with authorities because of a large number of speeding drivers, and even some that are racing on the street.
Posted: 02/16/2007 - Within half-a-year, Bryan PD will go through three different chiefs. Mike Strope's last day was this week, and Interim Chief Bobby Whitmire has stepped in. But at least one councilmember in Bryan isn't sure about the city's replacement route.
Posted: 02/16/2007 - A repeat offender was arrested Thursday following a drug bust at a College Station home. Paul Jones, Junior, was jailed after police found 277 grams of marijuana and more than $800 in cash, according to officials.
Posted: 02/16/2007 - Minority customers who paid higher premiums under an old Allstate formula can seek 50 to 150 dollar refunds under a a class-action settlement. This after a federal judge approved settlement in a case accusing Allstate of discriminating against minority policyholders.
Posted: 02/16/2007 - Cancer has struck multiple times in Governor Rick Perry's family and he says he thinks he'll be diagnosed, too. The governor says every generation of Perry back to the 1850s has died of prostate cancer, and quote: "I'm going to get it."
Updated: 02/15/2007 - Citibank announced today more than half a million dollars in charitable contributions to local Bryan/College Station Organizations. They awarded the donations to organizations based on their dedication and success to education and building communities.
Posted: 02/15/2007 - A local country music station is devoting continuous airtime to raising funds for St. Jude. Aggie 96 FM kicked off its' annual two-day Country Cares for St. Jude Kids radiothon.
Updated: 02/16/2007 - Peanut butter lovers be warned -- a salmonella outbreak has prompted a recall of some Peter Pan and Great Value jars. The Food and Drug Administration says the outbreak began last summer and was just recently traced to a Georgia plant. Locally, the reaction has been quick.
Posted: 02/15/2007 - Fire officials are trying to determine what caused a fire that ripped through a Huntsville apartment complex Wednesday evening. According to the Huntsville Fire Department, the fire broke out around 8:30 p.m. at an apartment complex located at 1308 Mesquite Street.
Posted: 02/15/2007 - A get-tough measure to punish sex offenders who abuse children has been filed in Austin -- with the death penalty option. The proposal is one of the top issues for Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst in the legislative session. The plan has minimum 25-year sentences for first convictions and the death penalty option for repeat molesters.
Posted: 02/15/2007 - Hillsboro police say a Grayson County College basketball player died last night after collapsing during halftime of his team's game. Hillsboro police Corporal Kyle Cox says Mike Ndiribe collapsed in a locker room during a game at Hill College.
Posted: 02/14/2007 - The Texas Senate Wednesday adopted a resolution that would pave the way to exceed the state's constitutional spending limit. The Legislature is grappling with higher spending this year because of $14 billion promised to schools for decreased property taxes.
Posted: 02/14/2007 - Madisonville didn't have to look far to find an interim city manager. In fact the person picked already has an office at city hall. Her name is Ruth Smith, and she's spent the past 27 years as the city's director of finance.