Tag Archives: COURTS

IOLA FD EMBEZZLEMENT CASE BEING SETTLED

After a two-year investigation, the Iola Fire Department will be getting a portion of the estimated $40,000 that was allegedly embezzled from the department by the fire officials. Forty-one year…

NAVASOTA MAN SENTENCED FOR KILLING ‘BEST FRIEND’

A 29-year old Navasota man will spend the next ten years in prison after a Brazos County jury found him guilty of killing ‘his best friend’ in a rural bar…

THREE CONVICTIONS INVOLVING EXCESSIVE FORCE

Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg says the three guilty pleas in this week’s session of the 21st district court involved the use of excessive force by people in authority of…

TWELVE INDICTMENTS IN AUSTIN COUNTY

The grand jury in Austin County had a busy session last week.   Robberies and drug charges led the way for 12 indictments handed down last week by the Austin County…

MAN SENTENCE TO 12 YEARS FOR HITTING WOMAN WITH A HAMMER

A 27-year old Brenham man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Judge Reva Towslee Corbett handed down the tough sentence in…

TWO YEARS FOR CHOKING WIFE

A 46-year old Bryan man was sentenced to two years in prison for attempting to choke his wife in an incident in December. District Court Judge Reva Towslee-Corbett sentence Derrick…

BRYAN MAN SENTENCED FOR VALENTINES DAY SEX ASSAULT

A Bryan man caught having sex with a 14 year old girl at the Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area on Valentines Day has been sentenced to 41 months in a…