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Spring Shooting Arrest

Updated: 03/11/2013 - One man is behind bars in Montgomery County, accused of shooting a fellow party-goer after an argument.

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A Double Dose of Protection

Updated: 11/28/2006 - Since 1995 children have been required to get one vaccination for chicken pox. Most kids receive the vaccine when they're between 12 and 18 months.

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CS To Host a Half Marathon

Posted: 11/28/2006 - If you are a marathon runner and look to Houston or Austin for races, look no further. The first ever Armadillo Dash was announced Tuesday at Boston's Pizza in College Station.

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Offer Made to Ease Road Woes

Posted: 11/28/2006 - For many people buying a new home is a dream come true. But for some residents of Hunter's Creek subdivision that dream has turned into a huge headache.

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Male Birth Control in the Works

Posted: 11/28/2006 - Women usually carry most of the responsibility for preventing an unwanted pregnancy, but scientists at Kings College in London are trying to make birth control more equal. If it works, the birth control would not hinder sexual satisfaction. It could be taken two hours before intercourse and it would wear off in 24 hours.

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Washington County Boy Pleads True to Indecency with a Child

Posted: 11/28/2006 - A 13 year old Washington County boy has pleaded true to several counts of aggravated sexual assault and indecency with a child. The boy was charged in September with six counts each, after allegations surfaced that he sexually assaulted young children between the ages of 5 and 9 at a Chappell Hill mobile home park.

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Officials Not Required to Disclose Value of Monetary Gifts

Posted: 11/28/2006 - The Texas Ethics Commission has ruled state officials don't have to report the value of monetary gifts they receive from political donors. Texas law requires officials to file personal financial disclosure statements, including a description of gifts they get in excess of 250 dollars.

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Another Body Found at San Antonio Truck Stop

Posted: 11/28/2006 - For the fourth time in a month, San Antonio police have discovered a body inside the cab of an 18-wheeler parked at a truck stop. Police say the deaths have not been linked.

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The End of TAKS?

Updated: 11/28/2006 - Texas lawmakers will consider getting rid of the TAKS test for some school grade levels when the Legislature convenes in January. State Senator Florence Shapiro of Plano is the Senate education chair. She says she believes the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills "has worn out its welcome," especially for high school and middle school grades.

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Grimes County Fatal Accident

Updated: 11/28/2006 - Wet roads may have contributed to a fatal accident in Grimes County about three miles north of Carlos early Monday morning.

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Truck Goes Off Bridge; One Killed

Updated: 11/28/2006 - College Station police spent hours Monday trying to reenact a fatal accident on Highway 6. One woman died another was injured when their truck went through the railing and ended up in Carter Creek.

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Citizens Sound Off on BISD Zone Possibilities

Updated: 11/28/2006 - Bryan residents sounded off on recommendations for new middle and high school attendance zones. With the creation of a fourth middle school and a second high school in the city, a citizen committee developed ideas for the school board to consider.

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Road Deal Offered to Subdivision Residents

Posted: 11/27/2006 - Help is on the way for residents of a new Brazos County subdivision whose neighborhood roads are going to pot...holes. Brazos County Commissioners agreed Monday to offer a road improvement deal to residents of Hunters Creek located on Elmo Weedon Road.

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18-Wheeler Hits Overpass

Updated: 11/28/2006 - Traffic was slowed for several hours on Highway 290 in Washington County Monday morning after an 18-wheeler crashed into a support beam of an overpass. According to the Department of Public Safety, a passenger car cut off the semi at the SH 36 exit around 9 a.m.

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Cyber Monday

Updated: 11/27/2006 - The holiday shopping rush which kicked off with "Black Friday" continued on Monday. After braving the crowds on "Black Friday", many shoppers are ready to sit back and make their purchases via the internet.

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Easterwood Runway Upgrades Underway

Updated: 11/27/2006 - Runway upgrade work started early Monday morning at Easterwood Airport. The project is being funded by a $2.7 million Federal Aviation Administration grant.

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Madisonville Group Calls for Police Chief's Resignation

Updated: 11/27/2006 - The citizens group calling for change in the methods of Madisonville's police department are now calling for the resignation of its leader. The calls for the step-down of Chief George Sweetin come after comments he made to News 3.

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Good Mental Health

Posted: 11/27/2006 - 'Fess up -- have you ever called in sick when you're feeling fine? If so, you're in good company. A new survey by CareerBuilder-dot-com finds nearly one-third of us have done just that in the last year.

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Fuel Spill Slows Traffic in College Station

Updated: 11/27/2006 - A slippery situation was quickly taken care of in College Station Monday morning. Just before 9 a.m., an 18-wheeler traveling south on Highway 6 was struck by a piece of metal. The debris hit the vehicle's gas tank, spewing diesel onto the highway.

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In Need of a Good Home

Posted: 11/27/2006 - Two ten-year-old quarter horses used as ceremonial mounts in the Army's First Cavalry Division at Fort Hood are now looking for good homes. They are heading into retirement.

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Sexual Predator Statute Used by State for First Time on Killer

Posted: 11/27/2006 - The state's first convicted murderer to be tried under an obscure law designed to identify dangerous sexual predators will face strict treatment guidelines after his release from prison next year. Wesley Wayne Miller is nearing the end of a 25-year prison sentence. The 44-year-old was convicted for the 1982 murder of 18-year-old Retha Stratton. She was stabbed 38 times after refusing his sexual advances.

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Bryan ISD Hosts Attendance Zone Meeting

Updated: 11/27/2006 - The Bryan Independent School District is asking for public opinion on the proposed attendance zones for BISD. Trustees are hosting the hearing Monday at 6 p.m. to allow you to see and comment on proposed attendance zones.

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College Station Hosts City Cemetery Feedback Meeting

Updated: 11/27/2006 - The city of College Station is holding a public hearing Monday night. The meeting is to allow for public feedback on a proposed city cemetery that includes an Aggie Field of Honor for former students, faculty, and friends of Texas A&M University.

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Blinn Student Dead After Pair of Unrelated Accidents

Updated: 11/26/2006 - A Brazos County man is dead after a one-vehicle accident Sunday morning near Wixon Valley. Authorities say 18-year-old David Plagens was headed eastbound on Highway 21 in the westbound lane about four o'clock Sunday morning when he hit a bridge cement barrier.

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