Posted: 06/20/2006 - Police say a Longview homeowner shot two teenagers, killing a 15-year-old, when he confronted them in his living room during an alleged burglary attempt. The homeowner awoke yesterday morning to the sound of breaking glass in his home.
Posted: 06/20/2006 - Some Round Rock students no longer face charges they violated the city's daytime curfew by participating in immigration protests in March. A judge dismissed the cases of five students after prosecutors filed motions to drop the charges earlier this month.
Posted: 06/20/2006 - The flood watch remains in effect for about a dozen counties in southeast Texas, where heavy rain has turned streets into rivers. A forecaster says the bad weather should end in the Houston area by tomorrow.
Posted: 06/20/2006 - The US military isn't confirming whether two bodies found today in Iraq are those of two missing American soldiers. A spokesman will only say that two bodies have been found and officials are in the process of identifying them.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - With more flooding possible in the coming hours, Texas Task Force One is in town and ready to head south. Teams from Austin, San Antonio and Dallas are spending the night in College Station and are awaiting word from Harris County officials.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - The construction boom continues at Texas A&M. At 9:30 Tuesday morning university officials will break ground on The Texas Institute For Genomic Medicine.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - The era of dusty stagecoaches and wagon trains is long gone, but cattle thieves never quite rode off into the sunset. They were the bad guys in a thousand Westerns.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - There's a bidding war between Texas and six other states, each trying to land a billion-dollar power plant that's virtually pollution free. And if the power plant is awarded to Texas, it will be in the Brazos Valley.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - The former battalion chief of the Bryan Fire department is under indictment by a San Antonio grand jury. Grand jurors handed up an indictment against Nick Pappas last week.
Updated: 06/19/2006 - A car accident in Utah has left a College Station school mourning the loss of a student. Oakwood Intermediate School 6th grader Prairie Gaines was killed Friday.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - Texas House Speaker Tom Craddick says he is open to a change in the policy on recorded votes -- if that's what state House members want. Texas is one of about ten states that don't require lawmakers to record their individual votes, making it difficult to know where individual legislators stand.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - The US military says seven American troops have been wounded in the massive search for two missing American soldiers in Iraq. But there still is no sign of privates Kristian Menchaca of Houston and Thomas Tucker of Madras, Oregon.
Updated: 06/19/2006 - Torrential downpours created a nightmare commute for Houston-area residents early Monday, flooding major traffic arteries and threatening some homes.
Posted: 06/19/2006 - A Bryan man remains in jail suspected of counterfeiting checks. Twenty-three-year-old Alton Kyle Walton was arrested at First National Bank on Rock Prairie where police say he was trying to cash a forged check.
Updated: 06/18/2006 - MANSFIELD, Texas (AP) A seven-month-old baby missing for around 20 hours was reunited with his parents Sunday night. Joshua Matthew Martin appeared healthy upon his return, police said. An Amber Alert had been issued for the baby after his mother told police he disappeared with her 37-year-old stepfather, Larry Stoxstell.
Updated: 06/19/2006 - If you cruise down University Drive this week, don't be alarmed if you see flames shooting out of the ground. Starting Monday, Atmos Energy will be conducting routine pipeline inspection at University and Spring Loop in College Station.
Posted: 06/18/2006 - The Census Bureau has released a list a list of fun Father's Day facts. The bureau says half of all Father's Day cards will come from sons and daughters. The rest will be from wives, grandkids and such. The number-one gift on Father's Day is neckties.
Posted: 06/18/2006 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is out with its latest crash test ratings -- this time for how large family cars handle side-impact crashes. The institute puts the redesigned Chevrolet Impala and Toyota Avalon at the top of the eight cars tested. Both models come standard with side airbags.
Posted: 06/17/2006 - A state trooper based in Bryan has resigned and now faces criminal charges that he tampered with evidence. 31-year-old Jose Luis Acosta faces four counts in connection with a DWI arrest he made last weekend.
Posted: 06/17/2006 - A Sam Houston State University student is in stable condition after a car accident in Grimes County. It happened Friday on Highway 30 and County Road 175.
Updated: 06/17/2006 - Police believe they've caught a suspected counterfeiter. 23 year old Alton Kyle Walton of Bryan was arrested and charged with 2 counts of forgery.
Updated: 06/17/2006 - The rain didn't stop the Juneteenth Parade from happening Saturday morning. Hundreds showed up for the parade which started at Kemp Elementary on Martin Luther King Street.