Local News

South Brazos County Fire Department hosting fundraiser

The South Brazos County Fire Department will host its first crawfish boil and barbecue fundraiser.

Hearne Arsonist sentenced

A Hearne man has been sentenced for trying to burn down the home of his ex-wife’s boyfriend.

Missing Washington County woman found deceased

A Washington County woman that had been missing since Sunday has been found dead in a wooded area near her home.

Pedestrian in stable condition after being hit by vehicle in Bellmead

A pedestrian was taken to the hospital yesterday after being hit by a car in Bellmead.

Man Sentenced for 2011 Brenham murder

A Washington County court has sentenced a man for the murder of a Brenham woman. Michael Covington pleaded guilty to the 2011 murder of Carol Voelkel.

Brazos County Attorney's office investigator arrested for DWI

An investigator for the Brazos County Attorney's Office was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. Gerald Kinard was arrested in Grimes County after being pulled over for having a defective brake light.

Recent rains shed light on importance of tire tread

Local law enforcement agencies want to remind you to check your tires for adequate tread, especially in light of recent rains. 

Man escapes from police after handcuffed and placed in squad car

A man is facing a felony charge after he escaped from Harker Heights police officers while in the back seat of a squad car.

College Station Police looking for men connected to armed robbery

College Station Police are looking for four men connected to an armed robbery of a man on a bicycle.