Updated: 12/07/2005 - Authorities have released the name of the man who held Montgomery and Grimes County law enforcement at bay for hours and ultimately killed himself.
Updated: 12/06/2005 - With drought conditions continuing, Brazos County has extended its burn ban once again. Tuesday morning, the Commissioner's Court voted to tack on an additional 90 days to the ban effective today. Washington County commissioners followed suit.
Updated: 01/04/2006 - The filing period for the 2006 elections is over. Click here for a complete list of the candidates that will seek office this year.
Updated: 12/06/2005 - An arctic front is expected in the Brazos Valley Wednesday. The front will bring sub-freezing temperatures and a chance for frozen precipitation.
Updated: 12/04/2005 - A North Texas School Board is expected to officially offer its top job to a Brazos Valley superintendent tomorrow. Navasota Superintendent David Faltys last month was named the sole finalist for the job as superintendent of the Carroll school district in Southlake.
Updated: 12/03/2005 - Unrelated accidents caused traffic problems on areas roads Saturday. A Waco resident was killed and another was injured after a two-car head-on collision on Highway Six in Falls County. Closer to home, a total of five cars were involved in two separate accidents at the same location.
Updated: 12/03/2005 - Firefighters from seven different agencies responded to three simultaneous grass fires Saturday afternoon in Brazos County. It happened about one-45 in the county's northwestern portion. Firefighters from all four Brazos County precincts, plus Hearne, Blackjack, and the Texas Forest Service responded.
Updated: 12/03/2005 - The candidate filing period for the March primaries has begun, and two local candidates made their intentions known today. Karen Hall and Charles Stover are both members of the Libertarian party.
Updated: 12/03/2005 - People around the world enjoy hunting as a hobby. But for the physically challenged, hunting is can be a difficult task. However, the US Army Corps of Engineers in Somerville changed that with an annual event.
Updated: 12/03/2005 - Brazos County's Justice of the Peace responds to allegations of helping a grand jury meet in secret. The sheriff's office also relayed the details of obtaining a subpoena for one of the grand jurors. Those stories appear to conflict.
Updated: 10/28/2006 - A non-invasive cardiac catheterization repairing the hole in a dog's heart was performed on a standard poodle for the first time ever at Texas A&M. In the day-long procedure, doctor's repaired the heart defect by plugging the hole with an umbrella-type device. No dog has ever had this device, however it is commonly used in children.
Updated: 12/02/2005 - Prosecutors continued to try to link Chad Davis to the death of Tommy Andrade in day four of his capital murder trial on Friday. Davis is accused of hiring three out of state gunmen to kill Andrade out of revenge for stealing money and drugs.
Updated: 10/28/2006 - A new Blinn College program is teaching folks about construction. Helping several people and a hurricane evacuee get back on their feet.