Citizens Rescue Child Who Was Assaulted

A Bryan man working on his vehicle in the parking lot of his apartment complex put a choke hold on a man he saw knock a boy to the ground. Bryan police were sent Tuesday afternoon to a call of a disturbance with weapons in the parking lot of the Buena Vista apartments on Providence. […]

Recap of College Station Structure Fires

College Station firefighters were called to a pair of structure fires in a ten hour hour period this week. Tuesday night was a house fire east of the Emerald Forest subdivision on Indian Trail. Deputy Fire Marshal Steve Smith says a downstairs occupant was alerted by a barking dog. The fire started in a second […]

First Dallas Nurse With Ebola Being Moved to Maryland

DALLAS (AP) _ The first Dallas nurse to have contracted Ebola after treating an infected Liberian man is scheduled to be moved to a specialized medical facility in Maryland. Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins says 26-year-old Nina Pham will be taken Thursday from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas to the National Institutes of Health […]

Texas A&M Police Investigating Rudder Plaza Incident

7 p.m. update: University Police Lt. Allan Baron says investigators are still working to determine the circumstances leading to the student ingesting what is still an unknown substance. This took place on the northwest side of Rudder Plaza, between the statue and the fountain. Baron says there is a barrier around where the student was […]

Bryan City Council Workshop on Capital Improvements Projects

The city of Bryan has 150 capital improvement projects (CIP) totaling $350 million dollars. The city council spent five hours with city staff Tuesday reviewing how projects are identified and how they are funded. There was no discussion about increasing the amount of money towards new and improved streets, sidewalks, drainage, and related infrastructure city-wide. […]

Pet Safety For Halloween Starts Now

With Halloween two weeks away, remember to plan for your pets. Leiha White at Aggieland Humane Society says that includes how your pets will react to your costumes. White also says if you’re planning to put a costume on your pet, that’s like adding a second coat generating additional heat. And make sure candy is […]

Texas A&M Faculty Senate Gets Little New Info on Presidential Search

There’s little new information in the continuing search for the next president of Texas A&M University. Faculty Senate speaker Jim Woolsey says he met with the system chancellor last week. Woolsey was told some excellent candidates have applied and two search firms hired by the system will continue their recruiting through the first of next […]

Man Convicted of Deadly Madison County Fire Loses Another Death Row Appeal

HOUSTON (AP) _ A 35-year-old man sentenced to die for the deaths of his daughter and two other young girls in an east central Texas house fire 14 years ago has lost a federal court appeal, moving him a step closer to execution. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals late Tuesday refused claims from […]

Crime Stoppers Asking For Information on Conroe Double Homicide

News release from the Conroe Police Department: On 10-11-14, at approximately 8:30 am, Conroe Police responded to a call of two bodies in the 800 block of W. Santa Fe. Upon arrival, officer located the bodies of 43 year old Lisa McWashington and 58 year old Louis Wilkerson. McWashington and Wilkerson were both the victims […]

City of Houston Subpeonas Pastor’s Sermons

HOUSTON (AP) _ The dispute over Houston’s equal rights ordinance has extended to the pulpit. Houston city attorneys recently subpoenaed sermons by local pastors who oppose the measure and are tied to conservative Christian activists. The activists have sued Houston, claiming they had enough valid signatures to put a repeal referendum on the ballot. They […]

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