Another Bryan Convenience Store Robbery

A Bryan convenience store clerk was struck during an armed robbery Sunday night. Police report the employee at Sammy’s Food Mart at 29th and Barak…across from Bryan High School…was treated at the scene for minor injuries. Two skinny black men, approximately five foot eight wearing all black and with their faces covered, took an undisclosed […]

Groundbreaking of $70 Million RELLIS Building

From the Texas A&M System: Texas A&M University System officials on Monday kicked off their aggressive construction schedule for the new 2,000-acre RELLIS campus with a groundbreaking for its first new building, the Center for Infrastructure Renewal. Just five months after it was announced, the size and scope of RELLIS has grown as A&M System […]

Police Shoot ‘Active Shooter’ at Strip Mall in Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a Houston strip mall (all times local): 8:50 a.m. Houston police say the suspect is dead in a shooting near a strip mall that wounded six people. Police said on Twitter that the suspected shooter was “DOA,” describing the shooting scene as still active but contained. […]

Bryan School Board Holding Special Meeting Regarding The Superintendent’s Contract

A special meeting of the Bryan school board has been called for Wednesday evening. Board president Doug Wunneburger says they will be talking about superintendent Tommy Wallis’s contract. Dr. Wallis, who was hired in April 2011, has not responded to messages seeking comment. Wallis’s contract runs through June 30th of 2019 after it was extended […]

Ted Cruz About Face By Announcing He’s Voting For Donald Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Ted Cruz says he’s voting for Donald Trump for president _ a shocking about-face after he rocked the Republican convention by dramatically refusing to do so. The Texas senator says on Facebook that he made the decision for two reasons. First, his promise to support the Republican nominee. And second, his belief […]

Eight Of Ten College Station Sigma Nu Suspects Have Been Arrested On Drug Charges

Two more house managers of College Station’s Sigma Nu fraternity have been arrested on drug charges. That brings the number this week to four and the overall number to eight following a deadly party last month. 21 year old Andrew Hyman is accused of having a sheet of blotter paper containing LSD. And 20 year […]

Have You Seen These People?

Bryan police has released video surveillance of three recent convenience store armed robberies. Anyone with information about the holdups at the Easy Shop on South College, the Food Mart on Briarcrest, and/or the Rana Grocery on Groesbeck, you’re asked to call Detective Shawn Davis at 979-209-5334 or Brazos County Crime Stoppers at 979-775-TIPS.

Two Pleas & A Jury Conviction In Brazos County District Court

One of 11 men arrested last December during a undercover drug investigation by Bryan police and the department of public safety has been found guilty by a Brazos County district court jury. 33 year old Anthony Clay of Bryan, who was identified by the district attorney’s office as a mid-level drug dealer, was sentenced to […]

UPDATE: Blue Bell Supplier Says Its Product Did Not Contain Listeria

Update: HOUSTON (AP) – A supplier of cookie dough that Blue Bell Creameries is blaming for possible listeria contamination of some ice cream says the product tested negative for the pathogen before being sent to the Texas-based company. In a statement Thursday, Iowa-based Aspen Hills said the “positive listeria results were obtained by Blue Bell […]

Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial Unveil Buffalo Soldiers Statue

The 150th anniversary of the formation of the Army’s segregated black units, nicknamed Buffalo Soldiers, was commemorated Wednesday night at the Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial with a new statute. Brenham municipal judge Eddie Harrison, an active member of the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum in Houston, was one of the models.   The bronze also depicts […]

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