Posted: 10/13/2006 - Lina Lawson of Bryan has been elected national vice president of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA), the nation's premier organization for working women.
Updated: 10/13/2006 - Set your clocks and mark your calendars, because at 7:46 a.m. Tuesday, America will reach a milestone. That's when the Census Bureau calculates that the United States population will hit 300 million. It comes only 39 years after our country hit 200 million back in 1967.
Updated: 10/13/2006 - College Station's city council meeting was adjourned early Thursday evening after a scary moment. A senior citizen speaking on the final item of the meeting had to be transported to the hospital after nearly collapsing at the podium.
Posted: 10/12/2006 - A local Texas Department Criminal Justice employee is dead after a fatal accident early Thursday morning in east Brazos County. The wreck involving John Schuler happened just before 1 a.m.
Updated: 10/28/2006 - The California biotechnology company who pumped millions into Texas A&M's cloning program is closing. Genetic Savings and Clone last month sent out letters to its customers saying it will close at the end of the year because of little demand.
Posted: 10/12/2006 - A privately run South Texas jail from which six inmates escaped last month had too few guards, too many beds and unlicensed officers. The inmates remain on the run from the East Hidalgo Detention Center in La Villa.
Posted: 10/12/2006 - Independent Kinky Friedman's racially charged comments have infuriated minority groups. He's the only major gubernatorial candidate who won't speak at this week's Texas N-Double-A-C-P state convention in Austin.
Posted: 10/12/2006 - A judge has ruled that the Bexar County district attorney should be allowed to investigate whether Ruben Cantu was wrongly executed in 1993. State District Judge Mary Roman says she found no due process violation that would prompt District Attorney Susan Reed's disqualification.
Posted: 10/12/2006 - US Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison says she expects the next farm bill will be crafted without access to some foreign markets. The senator says it's going to take a long time to have a level playing field without subsidized competitors -- and it's going to be a fight.
Updated: 10/11/2006 - It was a rough start for Fire Station number 5 in College Station, but now, it's all starting to pay off. Wednesday, Fire Chief magazine recognized the station for its outstanding architecture and design, and awarded it the gold medal in the combined-use category.
Posted: 10/11/2006 - Brazos County youth received a first hand look of what their future might hold for them. Wednesday the Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce hosted their 9th annual Youth to Career Fair at Reed Arena.
Updated: 10/28/2006 - It’s hard to match Harvard’s pace in any field, but when it comes to productivity in the top management research journals, the faculty at Texas A&M University’s Mays Business School has done so.
Updated: 10/11/2006 - The National Transportation Safety Board says two regional investigators are already at the scene of Wednesday's crash of a small plane into a Manhattan high-rise. New York Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle was aboard the plane and was killed.
Posted: 10/11/2006 - Can a murder defendant get a fair trial if grieving relatives sit in court wearing buttons bearing the picture of their slain loved one? That question will be argued today in the US Supreme Court.