Three injured in accident involving 18 wheeler
ROBERTSON COUNTY, Texas (FOX 44) – UPDATE: Three people are in the hospital after a crash involving an 18 wheeler and a Jeep SUV in Robertson County. Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Justin Ruiz tells FOX 44 News that the crash occurred at approximately 6:45 a.m. Friday. A Freightliner 18-wheeler was traveling eastbound on Highway 7, and a Jeep SUV was traveling westbound. The Jeep went into the eastbound lane and struck the Freightliner.
Hearne student offered scholarship to play for Texas Southern University band
“Music can take you anywhere — you can get offers to go to New York, you can get offers to go to Australia, you can play in the biggest opera houses,” said 17-year-old, Leo Carranza.
TxDOT looking at feasibility study to address traffic congestion in Hearne and Robertson County
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - Next Thursday TxDOT Bryan will hold a public meeting for a feasibility study which will look at ways to alleviate traffic congestion around Hearne and Robertson County. The meeting will be held at Heanre Elementary School from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Residents can ask questions...
College Station Woman’s 15th Trip To The Brazos County Jail Lists 16 Charges
A College Station woman’s 15th trip to the Brazos County jail in the last six years is on 16 charges. The latest booking of 24 year old Skylett Duffie includes three new charges of felony theft with two or more prior convictions, motions to revoke probation in five cases, and failing to pay fines in seven other cases.
Jack Leasure Shooting and Skills Camp Championship Preview: UPrep, Franklin duel for Boys’ AAA title
FRANKLIN BULLDOGS (15-6 / RCAC Upper) UNIVERSITY PREPARATORY CHARTER GRIFFINS (13-9 / Private Parochial) Friday, Blue Cross Arena, 9 p.m. How they arrived here: Franklin opened up the postseason with a 111-56 win over Edison Tech. The Bulldogs then downed Fairport (72-68) to reach the Class AAA final. UPrep defeated Rush-Henrietta (58-56) before knocking off top-seeded Aquinas (58-55).
Lorena edges Franklin in Class 3A boys regional quarterfinal matchup
WEST — It was like déjà vu as Lorena and Franklin faced each other in a playoff game, this time on the hardwood. But unlike last November in the football playoffs, the Leopards survived the Lions in a 45-42 battle to earn the Class 3A regional quarterfinal win Tuesday night.
40% Containment Reached for Undetermined Cause Wildfire in Texas, Now at 2,000 Acres
As of Wednesday, February 28, 2024, a wildfire has occurred in Texas. The cause of the fire is undetermined. The incident has taken place at coordinates 35°30'11.39'' Latitude and -102°15'9.01'' Longitude. The current situation indicates that the fire has spread across an area of 2,000 acres, with 40% of the perimeter contained.
Paving operations, new traffic patterns to cause detours and delays on William J. Bryan Parkway on Monday
BRYAN, Brazos County — Starting on Monday, driver navigating parts of William J. Bryan Parkway (FM 158) will experience delays and detours, according to a news release from TxDOT. From 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., the eastbound lanes will be closed on the south side of Sue Haswell Park...
Meet the Candidate: Miguel Vasquez - Robertson County Sheriff
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) -Election day is one week from Tuesday, and one race Robertson County voters will see on their ballot is County Sheriff. All six candidates will appear on News 3 at Six before election day on March 5. Gerald Yezak has held the position since 1996, but he...
Multiple incidents of drivers exceeding 100 mph reported within days
BRAZOS COUNTY, Texas (KBTX) - The Brazos County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to be aware on the roadways and talk with their kids after two high-speed arrests this week. The incidents were unrelated, with teens reaching speeds over 100 miles per hour on popular roadways in Brazos County.
Aggieland Humane Society Pet of the Week: Dewey
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) -Dewey is the Aggieland Humane Society Pet of the Week for March 1, 2024. Dewey is suspected to be a Chihuahua-Dachshund mix, according to Aggieland Humane Society. He is a neutered, vaccinated, and chipped two-year-old. He gives the best of both worlds. He’s very active and loves playing, but also loves to snuggle.
Wildfire in Lefors, Texas Continues to Spread: 30,000 Acres Affected, 20% Contained
There is currently a wildfire incident in Lefors, Texas that started on February 26, 2024. The Texas A&M Forest Service is in command along with local officials. The fire has spread to 30,000 acres and only 20% of the perimeter is contained. The estimated containment date is March 2, 2024. The main fuels involved in this incident are grass and brush.
Restaurant Report Card: February 29, 2024
BRAZOS COUNTY, Texas (KBTX) - The Brazos County Health Department makes available to all media each week the results of inspections at local businesses. A “No Score” (N/S) can be given at restaurant openings, field or complaint investigations, and follow-up inspections. P/S or permit suspension happens after a...
Salvation Army to make changes to their food distribution system in March
BRYAN, Texas — For the past few months, the Salvation Army has been seeing around 70 families come in to use their food pantry, and now in March, they’re gearing up for some positive changes. The non-profit has had drive-through food distribution days for families and individuals who...
College Station man sentenced to several decades in prison for violating bond conditions
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - Corain Watson pled guilty in a Brazos County courtroom to Continuous Violation of Bond Conditions in a Family Violence Case. The bond conditions were imposed after the defendant was arrested on charges of misdemeanor Assault Family Violence and felony Possession of a Controlled Substance on January 3, 2023.
New College Station church includes multiethnic leadership
Five years ago, Brandon Sweeney had a vivid dream that God was calling him to plant a church in the Bryan-College Station area. On Sunday, Salt City Church will hold its first service with Sweeney as its lead pastor. The service will be at 10 a.m. at Creek View Elementary in College Station. It’s the culmination of Sweeney’s dream and a subsequent journey to follow a calling to Aggieland where the church is being launched with a multiethnic leadership group.
No. 21 Lorena survives No. 14 Franklin comeback bid
WEST, Texas (FOX 44) — The Leopards are moving on to the regional tournament for the third-straight season after holding off Franklin in the regional quarterfinal, 45-42. Lorena advances to the regional semifinal to take on Hitchcock on Friday, March 1st at 6:00 p.m.
Wildfire in Texas: Current Situation and Location
A wildfire, whose cause is still unknown, has broken out in Texas. The incident is currently covering an area of 2,000 acres, with only 10% of the perimeter contained. Coordinates: 35°44'1.30''Latitude -101°31'23.83''Longitude.
Shop one-of-a-kind items at Downtown Bryan stores
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - This segment on The Three was paid for and sponsored by Destination Bryan. First Friday is the perfect opportunity to support local businesses!. Stop by Stage Left Thrift Boutique to find the perfect, second-hand boots, jackets, and jeans for the Houston Rodeo. Not into the country...
The gas price fluctuate between $2.85 and $2.89 in Hearne as of 2024-03-01. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.