A former Central Texas police officer has been sentenced to five years of probation for having drugs planted in his ex-wife’s vehicle during a 2011 custody dispute.
Police say a janitor at a Central Texas elementary school has been charged with trying to fondle several female students while hugging them.
Sister cities Bryan and College Station have long been known as the home of Texas A&M University and its Aggies, but in recent years the area has grown into a great area for a weekend escape. This central Texas haven is a great — and convenient — place to make a quick getaway from the big-city hustle. Set in the heart of the Brazos Valley, these neighboring towns have created a folksy, yet cultured, identity. Rolling countryside, rich history, friendly folks and plenty of things to do promise a fulfilling day away.