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Girl Killed while Trying to Help Dog

Posted: 01/15/2007 - A ten-year-old San Antonio girl has died after being attacked by her neighbor's dog. Amber Jones was attacked while trying to help the animal after it had gotten its collar caught on a chain link fence.

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Firefighters Making Progress in Mulch Fire

Posted: 01/15/2007 - Firefighters are making progress in trying to put out a mulch fire that's been burning for nearly three weeks at a recycling operation in Helotes. Firefighters dumped more than 600-thousand gallons of water on the blaze Saturday. They also began to break it apart with heavy equipment.

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Foul Play Not Suspected After Body Found in Bryan

Updated: 01/15/2007 - Some Bryan residents made a gruesome discovery Sunday morning. Police say a 56-year-old white male was found dead in the front yard of his home in the 2900 block of Stevens Street.

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MLK Holiday Means Some Area Offices Closed

Posted: 01/14/2007 - Just after many people enjoyed some varying days off during the Christmas holidays, it's time for another day off for some on Monday. Monday marks the official celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.

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Convicted Border Patrol Agent Speaks Out

Posted: 01/14/2007 - EL PASO, Texas (AP) - One of two former Border Patrol agents convicted of shooting and wounding a drug smuggling suspect and then concealing the evidence says he's confident his appeal will be successful.

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North Texas Getting Brunt of Winter Weather

Posted: 01/14/2007 - DALLAS (AP) - Icy patches on roadways. Canceled airline flights, power outages and threats of flooding. Texans were dealing with all of it Sunday as a winter storm kept the state in its grasp.

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Jack Frost Blows into Brazos Valley

Updated: 01/15/2007 - Piles of icing rock lay ready to be spread across roads at the first sign of wintry conditions. TxDot said now they are just waiting on Old Man Winter himself.

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Severe Weather Keeps Emergency Crews Busy

Posted: 01/13/2007 - The weather changed rapidly across the Brazos Valley throughout the day Saturday. And one of the byproducts of bad weather is problems on area roads.

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Murder In Texas' Birthplace

Updated: 01/15/2007 - Washington County is known as the birthplace of Texas. Now it's the place of the latest homicide in the Brazos Valley.

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Corporations Foot Most of Inaugural Bill

Posted: 01/13/2007 - AUSTIN (AP) - Energy provider TXU and a Houston construction firm with a state contract to help build toll roads across Texas are among the companies paying most of the tab for Governor Rick Perry's inaugural celebration this week. Corporations will underwrite $1.4 million of the $2 million dollar event on Tuesday.

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Wintry Weather Wreaks Havoc Across Texas

Updated: 01/13/2007 - SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) - Authorities say at least ten homes, several businesses and the San Marcos Police Department's headquarters have been damaged in a powerful storm this morning. It's part of a large weather system that's bringing flooding rains to the Austin area and icy conditions to parts of North Texas.

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Possible Murder in Washington County

Posted: 01/12/2007 - Foul play has not been ruled out as the cause of death of a Washington County resident. Sheriff investigators say the body of Rodney Dwight Parker, 44, was discovered inside his home around 7:30 a.m.

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Changes at the Top of B/CS Newspaper

Updated: 01/12/2007 - "The Bryan/College Station Eagle" will have a new publisher come January 24. Jim Wilson has been selected to be the newspaper's next publisher and editor. The man he replaces is Donnis Baggett, who will now take over as editor-in-chief.

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Bravery Under Fire

Updated: 01/12/2007 - It was only his second day on the job, but a Navasota volunteer firefighter has already saved a woman's life. A fire broke out just before 9:00 a.m. Friday morning at a mobile home on Highway 105 just east of Navasota, according to Navasota fire officials.

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Authorities: FM 159 Body Likely a Murdered Woman

Updated: 01/14/2007 - There are still a number of questions to be answered when it comes to the decomposing body found in South Brazos County Thursday night. But with the evidence they have so far, sheriff's officials believe they're dealing with a murder.

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Latin King Leaders Plead Guilty to State and Federal Crimes

Updated: 01/12/2007 - The upper echelon of the notorious Latin King gang has taken a hard hit. About 30 members have pleaded guilty to a slew of state and federal crimes, and a bulk of those arrested are from our area. The crimes include murder, engaging in organized crime and federal drug conspiracy.

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Houston Woman Dies in Madison County Collision

Updated: 01/12/2007 - One person is dead after an 18-wheeler and car collided in Madison County. The Department of Public Safety says it happened around noon Friday at the intersection of Interstate 45 and Highway 75 in Madisonville.

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Milam County Inmate's Death Now Deemed Homicide

Posted: 01/12/2007 - Milam County authorities are treating the November death of an inmate as a homicide. Rosendo Gayton died back on November 1. The 52-year-old had been arrested that evening by Rockdale Police, but was moved after getting into an altercation with another inmate.

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Bryan Councilman Weighs Run for Mayor

Posted: 01/12/2007 - Mark Conlee currently serves as the city of Bryan's mayor pro tem. Now, he's considering a bid to remove two of those three words from his title.

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Local Officers Object to Flag in Sheriff's Funeral

Updated: 01/12/2007 - Some questions and concerns have arisen following Wednesday's funeral of a longtime Brazos County lawman. During the service, a small confederate flag was draped atop Bobby Yeager's casket, under a floral spray.

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Spending Limit Poses Challenge for Legislature

Posted: 01/12/2007 - Texas lawmakers adopted a state spending limit yesterday that may curtail their access to money to pay for property tax relief or teacher pay raises. The action in Austin came despite a record budget surplus.

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Texas Congressman Prepares for Presidential Bid

Posted: 01/12/2007 - Texas Congressman Ron Paul has taken the first step toward launching a second presidential bid -- this time as a Republican. The iconoclastic nine-term congressman from Lake Jackson yesterday filed incorporation papers to create a presidential exploratory committee. The physician was the Libertarian nominee for president in 1988.

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Lackland Battlelab Considered for Closure

Posted: 01/12/2007 - A Lackland Air Force Base lab which works to improve the safety of troops is under threat of closing by fall. Air Force budget plans outline closing the Force Protection Battlelab at Lackland and doing away with its 23 jobs by fiscal 2008. It's one of seven similar labs targeted by the Air Force as it tries to reduce costs.

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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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