Franklin head coach Mark Fannin holds up the UIL Class 3A Division II state championship trophy in celebration of the Lions’ 49-35 win over Gunter at AT&T Stadium in Arlington on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021.
Teddy Kuhlmann, 6, pets his spotted swine, Mooney, while Fred Kuhlmann, 9, brushes him during the Brazos County Youth Livestock Show at the Brazos County Expo on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. The brothers are members of the Runtin' N Gruntin' 4-H Club in Bryan.
Castyn Srader kisses her daughter Tabitha Srader, 7, on the head during a prayer vigil at the Madison County Courthouse on Sunday, April 11, 2021, for Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Juan Rojas Tovar, who was shot while pursuing the person believed to be involved in a shooting at Kent Moore Cabinets on Thursday, April 8, 2021.
Helicopters fly overhead as Morgan Meador and Rodney Oliver get married in a ceremony officiated by Charlotte Wilder and sponsored by Dos Equis on the Texas A&M practice football field ahead of the game against Auburn on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021.
Texas A&M's Ainias Smith celebrates with the Texas A&M Yell Leaders after scoring a touchdown during game action against Alabama at Kyle Field in College Station on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021.
The Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band performs during halftime at Kyle Field during the football game against Prairie View A&M on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021.
Athing Mu reacts to the crowd waiting to welcome her home from the Tokyo Olympics on Monday at Easterwood Airport in College Station. The Aggie won two gold medals for Team USA in the women’s 800-meter dash and 4x400 relay.
Texas A&M’s Tyra Gittens celebrates after setting the meet record in the heptathlon high jump at 6-4.75 on Thursday at the SEC Outdoor Championships at E.B. Cushing Stadium on the Texas A&M University campus on May 13, 2021.
Bryan Harvey little league player Gunner Boyd pitches against Bryan National during the Senior Minor Boys All-Star Tournament at Harvey Field on Wednesday, June 23, 2021.
Texas A&M’s Jordan Nixon sits in the confetti on the court at Reed Arena on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021, after the Aggies defeated No. 5 South Carolina to clinch their first SEC regular-season title.
Jatan Vyas, Pransh Vyas, 3, and Riddhi Joshi look on at Union Pacific Engine 4141, which arrived in College Station by rail on Sunday, March 21, 2021. The locomotive, which delivered former President George H.W. Bush to his final resting place in College Station in December of 2018, will be put on display at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
Esther Flores wipes away a tear after being presented with an American flag in honor of her mother Private First Class Helen Flores’ service at the American Legion Post 159 in Bryan on Thursday, March 4, 2021.
Franklin’s Malcolm Murphy scores on an 86-yard touchdown run against Gunter during the fourth quarter of the Class 3A Division II state championship at AT&T Stadium in Arlington on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021.
Ruth Hibbs, 96, and her brother Robert Seute, 101, hold a photo of the two of them from 1925 at ages 5 years and 18 months at The Langford Methodist Retirement Communities on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021. Hibbs said the photo, taken around 1925, is one of the only photos of the two of them together as children.
Franklin’s Sammy Davis (40) and Darren Daugherty (6) bring down Waskom’s Diego Smith (15) during the state semifinal against Waskom at Mesquite Memorial Stadium in Mesquite on Friday, Dec. 10, 2021.
Ninety-seven-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor Horace Hamilton of Caldwell, left, looks at 3-month-old Everett Blue Jr., the great-grandson of Pearl Harbor survivor Albert Brantley Block, held by his grandmother, Barbara McDavid, at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum on Tuesday. Hamilton placed a wreath on the grave of former President George H.W. Bush on behalf of Wreaths Across America on the 80th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor in honor of those who died.
College Station’s Keira Herron, center, Darby Nash (13) and Madison Kimes, right, celebrate during their 3-2 victory over Montgomery Lake Creek in the Class 5A regional quarterfinals at Navasota’s Rattler Gym on Tuesday.
Texas A&M’s Marcus Williams (1) celebrates a slam dunk during the exhibition game against Texas A&M-Kingsville at Reed Arena on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021.
Texas A&M’s Jaylon Jones (17) celebrates with Leon O’Neal Jr. (9) and Aaron Hansford (1) after intercepting a pass during game action against Auburn at Kyle Field on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021.
College Station defensive back Byron Johnson (1) carries an American flag as the football team runs out onto the field ahead of the game against Waller at College Station High School on Friday, Oct. 29, 2021.
Students at Mary Branch Elementary dressed as their favorite story book characters parade down the halls high-fiving classmates during a Literacy Parade on Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021.
Three-year-old Christopher Ramirez sits in the back of a sheriff’s car while getting a ride back to his Plantersville home with his mother, Araceli Nunez, on Monday, Oct. 11, 2021. Christopher was the subject of a massive search last week after he wandered into the woods while chasing the family dog on Wednesday. He was found five miles away from his home on Saturday and was reunited with his mother. Though dehydrated, Grimes County officials said he appeared to be in good health. He spent two nights at Texas Children’s Hospital in The Woodlands before returning home Monday afternoon with an escort from first responders involved in the search.
Texas A&M’s Isaiah Spiller (28) dives into the end zone for a 15-yard touchdown run past Alabama’s Brian Branch on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at Kyle Field.
Texas A&M Yell Leader Noah Ferguson falls into Rudder Fountain after being thrown in by the freshmen in his outfit for Victory Yell following Texas A&M’s 34-0 win over New Mexico at Kyle Field in College Station on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021.
Maria and Enrique Espinoza prep the exterior of their future home for paint with the help of a volunteer during a B/CS Habitat for Humanity home construction on Mervin’s Run in Bryan on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021.