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American Embassy in Greece Hit by Rocket

Posted: 01/12/2007 - The US ambassador to Greece is condemning a rocket attack on the US Embassy in Athens Friday. Charles Reis says "there can be no justification for such a senseless act of violence." The embassy was occupied at the time but no one was hurt.

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Body Found in Trash-Filled Brazos County Ditch

Updated: 01/12/2007 - The remains of a badly decomposing body are being examined by Brazos County authorities after a gruesome discovery Thursday night. Sheriff's officials worked through the night at the site, located on FM 159 just west of Navasota.

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Senior Center's First Outlook Unveiled

Updated: 01/12/2007 - In 1998, the project was just a dream. Thursday, the College Station Senior Center's conceptual design was finally unveiled. Preliminary designs were presented to councilmembers at their afternoon workshop.

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Tip Lands Three in Jail on Drug Charges

Updated: 01/12/2007 - Bryan Police pocketed a sizeable stash of drugs and put three people behind bars as a result. Officers received a tip that people at a 25th Street residence had meth in their possession.

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Residents Protest as Lawmakers React to Bush Plan

Updated: 01/12/2007 - Many local residents strongly opposed to the President's plan took to the streets Thursday evening to make their opinions known. The so-called "emergency rally" was coordinated through MoveOn.org, which showed some-500 similar rallies across the country.

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Effects Of Wage Increase

Updated: 01/11/2007 - Judy Hare is the owner of Aggieland Flowers, and she said as the minimum wage goes up, so will everything else. "I think it's all just going to be a domino effect," Hare said.

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Mixed Reactions to Bush's Plan

Updated: 01/11/2007 - "If he didn't believe in it, he wouldn't be doing what he is doing," said College Station Senior Officer, Karla Wiesepape, of her husband who is currently serving in Iraq.

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41 Planning on Another Jump

Posted: 01/11/2007 - As he recovers at home from hip replacement surgery, former President George H.W. Bush is already thinking about jumping out of an airplane --- again. Bush plans to mark his 85th birthday in June 2009 by skydiving like he did when he turned 80.

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Jewelry Store Break-In

Updated: 01/11/2007 - Alert witnesses help police capture three suspects accused of burglarizing a College Station jewelry store. Early Wednesday morning, an alarm sounded at Sherilyn Gilmore Fine Jewelry.

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Health Science Center Dedicates New Facility

Updated: 01/11/2007 - Designed to train and educate students with the latest tools and technology in a hospital environment, the Texas A&M Health Science Center Health Professions Education Center hosted an open house and dedication ceremony Wednesday for its new facility.

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An Eye-Witness To History

Updated: 01/11/2007 - When Robert Huffaker was a reporter for KBTX, covering the news allowed him to report stories that affected his community. Little did he know that less than a year after he left the Brazos Valley, he would cover a story that greatly affected the nation.

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Texas Executes First Inmate of 2007

Posted: 01/10/2007 - Death row inmate Carlos Granados has been executed Wednesday night over the 1998 stabbing death of a Georgetown boy in a domestic dispute.

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Bush: Current Iraq Situation "Unacceptable"

Updated: 01/10/2007 - In an address to the nation, President Bush has committed more than 20,000 additional American troops to Iraq. The President says that the situation there is "unacceptable" to him and to the American people and his plan is a "strong commitment." Plus, reaction to the speech.

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A&M Helps Fat Fidos Slim Down

Updated: 01/10/2007 - There is now pretty much a diet pill for anyone, even your dog. The Food and Drug Administration recently approved a new drug, to help some fat Fidos slim down.

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Milam County Authorities Hope Cold Case Turns Hot

Updated: 01/10/2007 - Earlier this week, we told you that Milam County authorities are trying to solve a 20-year-old cold case. In 1986, the body of a young girl was found near Rockdale. Now, with new DNA technology, authorities hope to find an answer.

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House Approves Minimum Wage Increase

Posted: 01/10/2007 - The Democratic-controlled House has overwhelmingly voted to increase the minimum wage by more than $2, to $7.25 an hour. The vote was 315-to-116. It would be the first increase for the nation's lowest-paid workers in almost ten years.

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Execution Set for Three Year Old's Killer

Posted: 01/10/2007 - Appeals are pending as Carlos Granados faces execution tonight over a 1998 deadly stabbing in Georgetown during a domestic dispute. The victim was his girlfriend's three-year-old son -- Anthony Jiminez. Katherine Jiminez suffered from some two dozen stab wounds -- but survived to testify against Granados.

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Man Charged in Stabbing of Five Year Old

Posted: 01/10/2007 - A man accused of repeatedly stabbing a five-year-old girl with an ice pick is facing capital murder charges. Twenty-one-year-old Michael Eugene Moorman of Morgan is accused of stabbing the girl in the chest and then stabbing himself.

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Alleged Baby Shaker Has Bond Set

Posted: 01/09/2007 - Bond has been set a $30,000 for a Spring man accused of injuring his infant twins. Joshua Powell, 26, remains in the Montgomery County jail charged with two felony counts of injury to a child.

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Body Found Near Conroe; Murder Suspected

Updated: 01/10/2007 - A mystery is unraveling in Conroe after a man's body is found in a secluded, wooded area on the southeastern edge of the city. As of Tuesday evening, investigators have no idea who the man is, how he got there, or how he died. But they do suspect murder.

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Debate Will Continue on Briarcrest Traffic Tie-Ups

Updated: 01/09/2007 - It's among the busiest streets in Bryan. FM 1179 -- better known as Briarcrest -- is all but maxed out when it comes to traffic capacity. TxDOT has been working up plans to try to alleviate the travel woes. But property owners will have another chance to weigh in.

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Brenham Clerk Sentenced

Updated: 01/10/2007 - A former Brenham city employee who stole thousands of dollars from the city was sentenced Friday. Carie Lea Conway, 33, was sentenced to ten years probation.

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A&M Testing Dead Birds

Updated: 01/09/2007 - Health officials in Austin have been trying to answer what caused more than sixty birds to die Monday morning. They realized they needed help from their colleagues at Texas A&M, who were on the mystery case by Monday afternoon.

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