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Students Digging for Artifacts at the Alamo

Posted: 07/24/2006 - Archaeology students are working to dig up more history at the Alamo. Project directors are hoping the students from the University of Texas at San Antonio can shed light on the history of the Texas Revolution battle site. It's the first excavation at the former mission in more than ten years.

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Los Lonely Boys say Bassist's Arrest a Misunderstanding

Posted: 07/24/2006 - A spokeswoman for Los Lonely Boys says the arrest of the band's bassist on allegations he assaulted his fiancee was all a misunderstanding. Police say they arrested 26-year-old JoJo Garza at an Austin hotel on Saturday. He was arrested on charges of assault causing bodily injury and possession of less than two ounces of marijuana.

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S.C. Police Looking for Suspect in Texas Killings

Posted: 07/24/2006 - South Carolina investigators say a man wanted in connection with four deaths in Texas was reported seen on a street in South Carolina. Greenville police Lieutenant Gerald Hunt says there was a report that 21-year-old Christopher Lee Snider was seen last week.

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Suspected Carjacker Arrested after Truck Chase

Posted: 07/24/2006 - A carjacking suspect is behind bars in Collin County this morning after a three-hour police chase Sunday. Authorities say 32-year-old Samuel Scott Jones is accused of commandeering an 18-wheeler and holding the driver hostage during the chase.

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Yates a Prisoner Regardless of Verdict

Posted: 07/24/2006 - A jury in Houston hears closing arguments and begins deliberations today in Andrea Yates' second murder trial. She's accused of drowning her children in the family bathtub in 2001. She'll be sent to either a maximum-security mental hospital or a state prison.

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Superintendent Search on CSISD Agenda

Posted: 07/23/2006 - College Station School Trustees meet Tuesday evening. And the agenda indicates trustees could announce a finalist or finalists for the vacant superintendent position. The brief agenda for the special meeting calls for trustees to consider, discuss, and possibly take action in the superintendent search.

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A&M Regents to Consider 2006-2007 Budget

Posted: 07/23/2006 - The end of the fiscal year is approaching, and many entities are considering their spending plans for the next 12 months. The Texas A&M University System is no exception, and regents meet this week to consider a budget totaling about $2.6 billion.

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One Killed, Two Injured in Fatal Accident

Posted: 07/23/2006 - An elderly Bryan man is dead after a two-vehicle accident Saturday morning on OSR near Castenson Lane. Authorities say George Hall Rice Jr., 82, had just finished checking a mailbox when he tried to turn into a private driveway.

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Construction Projects Could Cause Traffic Delays

Posted: 07/23/2006 - A pair of construction projects could cause some traffic delays starting Monday. The first is at the intersection of Texas Avenue and F.M. 2818, the Harvey Mitchell Parkway, in College Station. The other construction site is downtown Bryan as work crews take Bryan Avenue traffic to one-way between William Joel Bryan Parkway and 23rd Street.

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Billboard Draws Mixed Reactions

Posted: 07/23/2006 - Motorists passing the intersection of Briarcrest and HWY 6 can't help but be reminded of the immigration controversy. It's where a billboard reading Stop the Invasion Secure our borders stands.

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Leon County Residents Taking Water Concerns to Source

Posted: 07/22/2006 - Leon County residents on the Flo Community Water System are coming together for a community meeting. The company says a leak in a water line is to blame for resident being without water for close to a week.

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Traffic Stop Lands Man in Milam County Jail

Posted: 07/22/2006 - A Fort Worth man is in Milam County Jail, charged with drug possession. Authorities stopped Brian Gray, 35, on a traffic stop in Cameron. A search of his vehicle turned up two bags of amphetamine tablets, and six vials of steroids.

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BV African American Museum Opens Its Doors

Updated: 07/22/2006 - Close to a thousand people came out Saturday for the opening of the Brazos Valley African American Museum. The event featured music and a host of notable speakers as part of the program. There was also a surprise visit from the museum founder.

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Convicted Murderer Gets 75 Years

Posted: 07/21/2006 - The jury only took a few hours to sentence a Bryan man accused of murder to 75 years behind bars. Michael Lopez was convicted of a June 2005 murder.

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Evening Outage Leaves 1100 Powerless

Posted: 07/21/2006 - The power is back on for around 1100 BTU customers near 2818 and Villa Maria. An electrical component at a substation failed around 5:30pm Friday evening.

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Candidates for CS Superintendent TBD

Posted: 07/21/2006 - Finalists for the open spot at the top of College Station's school district could be named Tuesday. The school board has called a special meeting on that night to considering the candidates for superintendent job.

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Day-Flying Mosquitoes Test for West Nile

Posted: 07/21/2006 - There's a new twist on the West Nile outbreak in Brazos County. With a pair of new locations in the Twin Cities testing positive, there's also a new carrier.

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Brazos County Inmate Attacks Fellow Prisoner

Posted: 07/21/2006 - A jailhouse brawl has landed a Brazos County inmate in more hot water. Donald Howard is accused of stabbing another prisoner several times. According to witnesses, Howard became angry when the other inmate repeatedly asked for a sheet of paper.

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Second CS Hotel Robbed

Updated: 07/21/2006 - For the second time in three weeks, a hotel on University Drive has been robbed at gunpoint. Authorities say a black male wearing a clown mask entered the Homewood Suites hotel just after 3:30am Friday morning.

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African American Museum Set to Open

Posted: 07/21/2006 - After years of planning and hard work, the new African American Museum is just about ready for its big debut. The grand opening and dedication ceremony is Saturday.

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TEEX Donates to Phoebe's Home

Posted: 07/21/2006 - The Texas Engineering Extension Service or TEEX extended a helping hand. The agency donated over 10,000 toiletry items to Phoebe's Home, a local domestic violence shelter.

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Bryan Man Dies in Overpass Accident

Updated: 07/21/2006 - A fatal one car accident occurred on Highway 6 and Old San Antonio Road on Friday. It happened around 10 a.m. at the Brazos and Robertson County line.

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600 Pound Shark Caught off Port Aransas

Posted: 07/21/2006 - A big shark turned into a huge feast for some folks along the Texas coast. The "silky" shark was caught in the Gulf of Mexico, about 30 miles off Port Aransas.

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Three More Charged in SW Airlines Ticket Scam

Posted: 07/21/2006 - Ten people have now been accused in an alleged conspiracy to steal tickets from Southwest Airlines. A federal grand jury has indicted a woman and two more men -- including two Bexar County law officers.

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Twelve-year-old Crashes Truck, Kills Two

Posted: 07/21/2006 - Police say two 12-year-old boys were killed when the truck one of them was driving hit a tree. Police believe the driver of the truck, Justin Dieckman, sneaked out of his parents' house in Spring and picked up four friends for a ride.

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