Update On Three Local Road Projects

Since the first week of September, I&GN Road was closed between Capstone and Graham. Brazos County road and bridge operations manager Gary Arnold says engineers are still collecting information about…

Scotty’s House Child Advocacy Center Introduces Sawyer

Scotty’s House child advocacy center, which serves abused children throughout the Brazos Valley, now has a facilities dog. Director Cary Baker, who is the fulltime handler for Sawyer, says he…

Updated Brazos County Tax Office Website

As the Brazos County tax assessor’s office starts the process of mailing 109,000 property tax bills, the brazostax.org website has been updated to make it easier to pay online. Tax…

Recap Of Blinn College Trustees October Regular Meeting

The Blinn College board of trustees, meeting at their new RELLIS campus location, dealt mostly with business at their home base in Brenham during October’s regular meeting. Blinn’s board awarded…

Two Armed Robberies In As Many Nights Near Post Oak Mall

For the second time in as many nights, there’s been an armed robbery near Post Oak Mall. A cashier at the Texas Food Mart Exxon at Harvey and the freeway…

2019 Texas A&M Campus Muster Will Be Held The Day After San Jacinto Day

Next year’s Texas A&M’s campus Muster program will be held the day after San Jacinto Day. The one time change is because April 21st of next year is also Easter…

Fifth Bryan City Council Report On Castle Heights Neighborhood Projects In 18 Months

For the fifth time in 18 months, Bryan city staff has reported to the city council on what’s being done in the Castle Heights neighborhood east of the freeway and…

FM 50 Closed In Washington County Following Fatal Crash

FM 50 is closed from south of Snook to Independence. That’s after a three vehicle crash this afternoon on 50 south of the Yegua Creek bridge in Washington County. DPS…

Barbara Bush Book Wall Dedication

The floor-to-ceiling Texas flag book wall at The George was dedicated Wednesday in honor of The First Lady of Literacy, Barbara Bush. Neil Bush, co-founder of the Barbara Bush Houston…

College Station School Board Approves New Elementary School Boundaries

Update, October 16 2018: College Station school board members Tuesday night approved new elementary school boundaries beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Tuesday night’s unanimous vote followed adjusted recommendations made…

Names Chosen For Bryan ISD’s Career And Technology Education Center

The Bryan school board has approved three names for the district’s new career and technology education (CTE) center. First, the overall property will be known as the career and technical…

A Former Texas A&M Administrator Is Coming Out Of Retirement As One of Two Board Of Regents Sole Finalists

The former leader of Texas A&M’s college of agriculture and a former Aggie interim president is coming out of retirement. The A&M system board of regents Tuesday named Dr. Mark…

City of Bryan Seeking Public Input on Animal Ordinance Updates

Whether you are an animal owner or not, the City of Bryan wants your input on proposed animal ordinance updates. Julianne Burkhalter, Bryan Animal Center Supervisor, says their advisory committee…

Flash Flood Rescues To No Rain Saturday Night In Brazos County

Some portions of Bryan/College Station had enough rainfall Saturday night to prompt high water rescues. Other areas had no rain. As of Sunday morning, no deaths or injuries were reported…

Blinn College Announces Death Of Trustee Richard Powell

Blinn College announced the death of board of trustees vice-chair Richard Powell on Saturday. Powell, a retired lawyer from Brenham, was midway through his first term on the board. He…

Bryan Planning & Zoning Commission To Pursue A Second Attempt At A Downtown Area Historical District

The Bryan planning and zoning commission (P&Z) has the green light from the city council to continue working on another attempt to establish a historical district in and around the…

Preview Of The Seventh Brazos Valley Fair And A Call For Volunteers

A big portion of next week’s seventh Brazos Valley Fair is the contribution of 350 volunteers. Senior manager Fiona Meyer says opportunities are still available. Volunteers can also sell and…

Bryan Council Approves The City’s 48th Neighborhood Conservation District

With no discussion, the Bryan city council approves increased zoning protections for another residential neighborhood. The minimum 58 percent of 133 homeowners living in the neighborhood bordered by Barak, Oak…

Citizen’s Call Leads To Vehicle Burglary Arrest In College Station

A College Station man who has been in the Brazos County jail twice this year to serve time for criminal trespassing is back in jail on a charge of vehicle…

Bryan Council Gives Land To Build Houses

With no discussion, the Bryan city council has unanimously given land to a private developer to build homes. Early last year, the city accepted the donation of almost nine acres…