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A Local Artist Is Going To The Grammys

Updated: 02/09/2007 - Lots of people are excited about watching the Grammys this Sunday, but one Brazos Valley resident is excited about being a part of them. Willie Coleman, from College Station, is the bass guitar player for The Dixie Hummingbirds.

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Local Judge Seeks Reform of State Law

Updated: 02/09/2007 - Brazos County District Judge Rick Davis is once again trying to change the law that came down on him. In early January, Davis wrote a letter urging the Texas legislature to reform the law that governs the Texas Commission on Judicial Conduct.

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Downtown Bryan Street Faces Weekend Shutdown

Updated: 02/09/2007 - A prominent portion of a downtown Bryan street will be shut down this weekend as part of on-going construction. William Joel Bryan Parkway between Main Street and Parker Avenue will be closed starting Saturday in order to install storm sewer lines.

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Knife, Glass Fight Leads to Two Arrests

Updated: 02/09/2007 - An all-day argument between roommates in College Station turned violent, leading to a pair of arrests. Juanesha Maxfield and Timikia Coleman both face charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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Boston's Makes Pizza Fit for Cupid

Posted: 02/09/2007 - In the spirit of the day dedicated to love, a College Station restaurant is putting a twist on the typical round shaped pizza. Boston's The Gourmet Pizza has started its annual Valentine's fundraiser featuring its one-of-a-kind heart-shaped pizzas to benefit Children's Miracle Network.

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Bryan Man Arrested in Milam County Drug Bust

Updated: 02/09/2007 - A Bryan man was jailed Friday in connection with what Milam County officials are calling its largest drug bust. Rockdale police said around 12 a.m. Thursday, Ruben Henderson, 27, was arrested after an officer found $42,000 worth of crack cocaine, about 350 grams, in his car.

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Health Department Says Get Flu Shots

Posted: 02/09/2007 - Some Texas schools have had so many flu absences this week -- that they've had to close. Experts say flu season in Texas generally runs from October to March, with February usually being the height of the season.

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Plan Calls for More P.E. in Texas Schools

Posted: 02/09/2007 - President Bush has called childhood obesity a costly problem for the country. Now two legislators are calling for more physical education in Texas schools.

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Fourteen-year-old Held in Baby's Death

Posted: 02/09/2007 - Houston authorities have detained a 14-year-old boy accused in the fatal beating of a two-year-old cousin he was baby-sitting. Paramedics found injured Daveon Adams at a home where he and four other young children were under the care of the 14-year-old on Wednesday. Daveon died yesterday at a hospital.

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Cars Seized from Local Dealership

Updated: 02/09/2007 - A prominent car dealership with ties to a local politician is empty following a seizure by U.S. marshals. On Monday, agents confiscated 34 vehicles from Fred Brown Tejas Mitsubishi in Bryan, along with a portion of the parts inventory, according to officials with the Houston Marshal's office.

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Brenham Shooting the Second Lee Was Involved In

Updated: 02/08/2007 - No change in the status of the Brenham couple that apparently ended up shooting themselves with a single bullet in a struggle over a gun. However, it's not the first time Daniel Lee has been shot in a memorable manner.

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Late Bite For The Flu Bug

Updated: 02/08/2007 - Only a couple of months ago health professionals were urging residents in the Brazos Valley to get their flu shots early. The goal behind the push was to make sure everyone was protected before the peak of the flu season which is usually in October and November.

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Students at the Mercy of Lottery for Men's Basketball Tickets

Updated: 02/08/2007 - Cody Robertson is used to camping out for basketball tickets, and as a Reed Rowdy, he's one of the first cheering at Aggie basketball games. But for now, it looks like Roberston's days of camping out for tickets may be a thing of the past.

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Students Salute Veterans

Updated: 02/08/2007 - Local school kids made sure some veterans and soldiers felt loved and appreciated. Sul Ross Elementary held a Valentines give away on Thursday afternoon.

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Wal-Mart Hands out Hefty Donation

Updated: 02/08/2007 - A local store is once again showering the area with a big donation. The Bryan Wal-Mart Supercenter donated $15,000 Thursday morning to 11 organizations around the community.

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Anna Nicole Smith Dies

Updated: 02/08/2007 - Her attorney says Texan Anna Nicole Smith died Thursday after collapsing at a Miami-area hotel and being rushed to the hospital.

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Man Executed for Killing Stepdaughters

Posted: 02/08/2007 - Convicted killer James Jackson expressed love for his family before he was executed over the 1997 strangling of his two stepdaughters. Prosecutors say Jackson also killed his 39-year-old wife, Sharon, during the attack at their Houston-area home.

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Bush Think Tank

Posted: 02/08/2007 - An SMU group has rejected holding a faculty-wide vote on whether the campus should host a think tank as part of George W. Bush's presidential library. The Faculty Senate defeated a measure calling for a vote or survey.

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NASA Official Says Nowak Showed No Signs of Instability

Posted: 02/08/2007 - A top NASA official says astronaut Lisa Nowak had shown no signs of instability before her arrest this week. Nowak returned to Johnson Space Center in Houston yesterday following her arrest in Orlando, Florida -- where she's accused of attempted murder and attempted kidnapping.

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Brenham's Proposed Smoking Ban Has New Revision

Posted: 02/07/2007 - Changes continue to be made to Brenham's proposed stricter smoking ordinance. Following input from last week's city council meeting, a sixth draft of the ordinance has been created.

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Local School District Sells Stadium Naming Rights

Posted: 02/07/2007 - Most professional football teams have sold off the naming rights to their stadiums, but few high school stadiums have. You can now put Conroe ISD in that small group.

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Couple Shot With Same Bullet Still Hospitalized

Updated: 02/07/2007 - A Brenham couple remain hospitalized after shooting themselves. On Monday night, Jessica and Daniel Lee were arguing when she pulled a 45-caliber gun.

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Getting More From Your Taxes

Updated: 02/07/2007 - When you enter the lobby at the post office, you can see the tell-tale signs that we are in tax season. Stacks of tax forms are ready for retrieval.

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Life Saving Devices in Local Schools

Updated: 02/07/2007 - It was a scare this past fall on the A&M Consolidated High School football field that has school officials thinking about safety. In September, a Westlake High School football player passed out during the game and was saved by a defibrillator.

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