Posted: 12/10/2006 - Habitat for Humanity's Youth United Program teamed up with U Paint It for a fundraising event, Sunday afternoon. People who visited the U Paint It store on Harvey Road and created their own works of art, also helped some local kids raise money.
Posted: 12/10/2006 - WACO, Texas (AP) - A school suspended a 4-year-old student for what the school says was - quote - "inappropriate sexual contact and/or sexual harassment" of a teacher's aide. A letter from the La Vega school district to the boy' parents says the boy hugged a teacher's aide last month and then rubbed his face in her chest.
Updated: 12/11/2006 - WACO, Texas (AP) - Three people died Sunday when a small airplane crashed near the Waco Regional Airport. A Department of Public Safety spokesman says the twin-engine Cessna 310 crashed in a field a half mile north of the airport.
Updated: 10/02/2009 - Bryan ISD Trustees meet Monday night, giving parents and taxpayers their first chance to address the board since high school zones were selected last week. Trustees, on Thursday, chose an attendance zone plan for high school students.
Updated: 12/11/2006 - EDGEWATER, Md. (AP) - Authorities have identified the two Texans who died in a small plane crash Saturday in Edgewater. They are Timothy Kramer of College Station and Deborah Giant of Bryan. The single-engine Cessna 210 crashed about 6 p.m., Saturday, during an approach to Lee Airport outside of Annapolis.
Posted: 12/09/2006 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Two soldiers from Texas were killed in Iraq this week in separate attacks, the Defense Department said Saturday. Specialist Yari Mokri, of Pflugerville, and four others were fatally wounded Wednesday when an explosive detonated near their vehicle in Hawijah, Iraq.
Updated: 12/10/2006 - GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - One of the state's best-known but disparaged beach towns is trying to decide how to best promote itself. Galveston residents and tourists alike repeatedly cited "dirty beaches" and the "unclean feel" during recent interviews by a marketing firm hired to help boost the island city's image.
Updated: 12/10/2006 - For the 18th year the Brazos de Dios Chapter of the Harley Owners Group Foundation and the Independence Harley Davidson Dealership joined together to strap Holiday cheer onto their bikes and deliver it to those who need it most. Alice Blue-McLendon is a member of the Brazos de Dios Chapter and serves a the family selection chairperson.
Posted: 12/08/2006 - About one hundred Brazos Valley soldiers who have been deployed since late 2005 are coming home. Members of the Texas Army National Guard the soldiers have been stationed in Kosovo carrying out security missions.
Posted: 12/08/2006 - A Conroe man was found guilty Friday of stabbing an employee at the Silk Stocking in 2004. Barry Dudzik, 22, could face up to 20 years in prison for the aggravated-assault charge.
Updated: 12/08/2006 - The pounds of food and dollar donations have been counted from the KBTX Food For Families Food Drive. More than $51,000 and 220,000 pounds of food were given Thursday to the Brazos Valley Food Bank. Friday, food bank volunteers and staff started sorting the donations.
Posted: 12/08/2006 - The Navasota ISD Education Foundation presented grants totaling nearly $18,000 to 14 teachers on Friday. The money will be used to develop innovative instructional programs.
Posted: 12/08/2006 - The inauguration of Governor Rick Perry and Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst will have the theme "Texas: Imagine the Possibilities." Ceremonies will be held January 16th in Austin to inaugurate the Republican leaders, who were re-elected last month.
Posted: 12/08/2006 - The Waller County Commissioners Court is closing the county elections office amid mounting complaints about voting irregularities. County Judge Owen Ralston says complaints about voting machine failures, inadequate staffing, and delayed tallies led to the court's decision. The decision passed on a three-to-two vote Thursday.
Posted: 12/08/2006 - College Station police are looking for a robbery suspect. Authorities say a black male left T.J. Maxx Thursday without paying for several items.
Posted: 12/07/2006 - Police in Brownsville were searching for a ski-mask wearing man who attacked a boy at a school. The assault happened at Skinner Elementary School, which was locked down briefly after the morning incident.
Posted: 12/07/2006 - Low clouds forced NASA to delay the launch of space shuttle Discovery Thursday night. Strong winds around Kennedy Space Center could delay another attempt for a day or two.
Updated: 12/07/2006 - Robert Gates is a week-and-a-half away from ending his time as Texas A&M president. Thursday afternoon, the soon-to-be Secretary of Defense talked to the media for the first time since he was confirmed by the Senate. It has certainly been a roller-coaster of emotions for him.