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Sheriff's Office Investigating Horse Deaths at Carousel Acres

Updated: 08/17/2006 - The Brazos County Sheriff's Office is investigating the deaths of the 27 horses at Carousel Acres. The College Station equestrian center's owner, Brad Raphel, contacted sheriff officials two weeks ago, saying he believes the horses were intentionally killed.

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Murder Suspect Jailed

Updated: 08/17/2006 - After weeks of speculation about the hit and run death of a Burton woman, Lee County Sheriff's officials think they found the driver. They didn't have to go far to get the suspect. He was already in jail in Washington County.

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Another Bad Grade for Bryan ISD

Updated: 08/17/2006 - Low TAKS scores are coming back to haunt Bryan ISD. First, their TEA accountability ratings left some schools with the "academically unacceptable" label. Now, the federal government has released its own scores, and once again, a few Bryan Schools fell below the mark.

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Local Homeland Security Expert Weighs In

Updated: 08/17/2006 - Dave McIntyre with Texas A&M University addressed the Mid-East conflict and the foiled plot to allegedly blow up United States bound planes. As Israeli troops pulled out of Lebanon Wednesday because of the on-going cease fire, McIntyre said the cease fire is not an end all to the conflict.

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Mosquitoes and Bird Test Positive for WNV

Updated: 08/17/2006 - Mosquitoes collected on August 2, in College Station have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The sampling location was the 300 block of Dexter Drive West. A blue jay tested on August 15, was positive for WNV. It was collected in the 2400 block of Hardwood Drive in Bryan.

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Elvis Fans Remember his Death

Posted: 08/16/2006 - Fans of the King from around the world are in Memphis, Tennessee, honoring the 29th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death. Presley died of heart disease and prescription drug abuse at his Graceland mansion on August 16th, 1977.

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Astronomers Consider Enlarging the Solar System

Posted: 08/16/2006 - An international group of astronomers may be planning to add three planets to the solar system. No, it's not science fiction. It's a draft resolution set to be presented to the International Astronomers meeting Wednesday in Prague.

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Houston Mayor Hopes Job Fair Will Help Evacuees

Posted: 08/16/2006 - Houston Mayor Bill White and other officials used a job fair to urge unemployed Hurricane Katrina evacuees to get to work. Authorities say there are more than five-thousand jobs available in Houston and neighboring Louisiana.

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Bush OK's El Paso Disaster Area

Posted: 08/16/2006 - President Bush has declared El Paso a federal disaster area due to this month's heavy rain and flooding. The designation clears the way for federal assistance.

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Terror Charges

Posted: 08/16/2006 - A prosecutor in Michigan has defended his decision to bring terrorism charges against three Dallas-area men. Their bulk purchases of cell phones have raised terrorism suspicions.

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Grimes County Bust One of the Biggest

Updated: 08/15/2006 - It's one of the biggest pot busts in Grimes County history. Monday's discovery of more than 300 marijuana plants came after the crop owner's death, ending his growing spree and curbing a potential distribution network.

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Argument Over Ex Ends in Stabbing, Arrests

Updated: 08/15/2006 - A pair of Grimes County men allegedly out for blood over a former flame are now in hot water. Steven Massey and Ryan Schnell were arrested Monday and Tuesday respectively and charged with aggravated assault.

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Time's Up: Coulson Closer to CSISD Top Spot

Updated: 08/15/2006 - The wait will soon be over at College Station ISD. Tuesday marked the last day of a mandatory waiting period concerning the superintendent's job.

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Bryan Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison

Updated: 08/16/2006 - A Bryan man will spend the next four years behind bars. Tuesday, Jonathan Auston plead guilty to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. According to police reports, Auston attacked a person first with his fists then several times with an aluminum bat.

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Ultimate Drive Pulls Into Bryan

Updated: 08/16/2006 - Garlyn Shelton BMW in Bryan is doing their part to help the fight against breast cancer. Tuesday the dealership held the 10th Annual BMW Ultimate Drive, an event that raises funds for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

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Brazos School Starts Classes

Updated: 08/15/2006 - It has been a tough year for the Brazos School for Inquiry and Creativity. First the school had to deal with an investigation by the Texas Education Agency, which found the school misused $300,000 worth of expenditures. The investigation also found the school overpaid Brazos School Superintendent Robert Slater and Board President Thomas Reynolds more than a quarter million dollars.

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Katrina Insurance Deadlines

Posted: 08/15/2006 - Louisiana's top regulator says nearly all the insurance companies operating in the state have agreed to give homeowners more time to settle their claims from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Commissioner James Donelon says more than 99 percent of companies have voluntarily agreed to the extension.

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Third Human WNV Case Confirmed

Updated: 08/15/2006 - The Brazos County Health Department has confirmed a third human case of West Nile and is awaiting tests on five other cases. The Texas Department of State Health Services laboratory confirmed the positive results Monday, according to Brazos County Health Department officials.

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Scientists Search for Moon Landing Tapes

Posted: 08/15/2006 - NASA wants to find the original videotapes from the first moon landing in 1969 to see if they can be made sharper. One Australian expert says modern technology would make it possible to recover the original high quality TV of the moon landing and make it available to the public for the first time.

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School Vouchers

Posted: 08/15/2006 - A Republican contributor is taking his pro-school voucher message to the streets and airwaves. It's an effort to allow state education dollars to be spent on private school tuition.

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DeLay's Replacement

Posted: 08/15/2006 - Some Republican leaders Thursday will decide who to back as a write-in candidate to replace embattled former US House Majority Leader Tom DeLay. The lawmaker from Sugar Land won his March primary, then quit Congress in June -- and said he's moved to Virginia.

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Dell to Recall Millions of Laptop Batteries

Posted: 08/15/2006 - Dell is recalling four-point-one (M) million notebook computer batteries because they can overheat and catch fire. Round Rock-based Dell says the batteries were made by Sony and placed in notebooks that were shipped between April of 2004 and July 18th of this year.

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Marijuana Field Discovered

Updated: 08/14/2006 - What started out as a call to check on a dead person in Grimes County, ended with the discovery of more than three hundred marijuana plants. The site is just off FM 1486 near the south-east county line.

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Militant Texan Jailed in Brenham

Updated: 08/14/2006 - A top leader of a militant Texas splinter group is still behind bars in Brenham. Vincent Ross, 52, is the vice president of The Republic of Texas. The Fredericksburg resident was arrested Saturday in Washington County following a traffic stop.

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Bryan PD Seeks Major Recognition

Updated: 08/14/2006 - Bryan's Police Department is seeking an honor only three percent of North American law enforcement agencies have attained. The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies is in town to decide if Bryan PD deserves to be mentioned among the elite.

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