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Nancy and I arrived in B/CS in April 2010. First recollection of being a radio geek was as a 9 year old riding my bicycle around the neighborhood with a transistor radio in the front basket. First experience in a radio studio was KWDM-FM at Valley High School, West Des Moines, IA. Then on to Northwest Missouri State University (GO BEARCATS!). I've been blessed to enjoy great radio in Texas, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska. Two adult daughters...though they'll always be my little girls!

13 Year Old Arrested After Bringing A Pellet Gun To Davila Middle School

Bryan police gives a shoutout to the Bryan school district for how they dealt with a student who brought an toy pellet gun to Davila Middle School Thursday morning. According to a BPD news release, other students who saw what looked like a handgun told staff, who in turn notified the school resource officer. That […]

Blinn College And Bryan Police Respond To A Wednesday Night Threat

The last day of finals and the rest of Thursday’s regular schedule on the Blinn College Bryan campus is taking place after a threat was received Wednesday night. Bryan police report a student made a veiled threat in a group chat towards Blinn. The student was located and interviewed and did not appear to be […]

City Of Bryan Now Has Temporary Control Of Grandview Cemetery

The Bryan city council this week unanimously voted to take temporary control of the privately owned Grandview Cemetery, which has had no official ownership since 1972. A new non-profit organization is working on being legally recognized. During the interim, the city will be able to clean up and maintain the long neglected property where more […]

Brazos Central Appraisal District Is Moving To Its New Office Building

Two years after the Brazos Central Appraisal District (BCAD) received the green light from its members, the move in has been scheduled to its own office building. Chief appraiser Mark Price says BCAD will be closed Monday and Tuesday (December 17 and 18) to allow for the transition from leased space on Briarcrest, and will […]

City Of College Station Declares Winner In Council Runoff Election

The city of College Station has declared Dennis Maloney the winner of the city council place six runoff election. According to a city news release, 25 of 614 mail ballots were returned on time. That deadline was Wednesday. While the deadline for receiving 106 military ballots is December 18, if all are returned and all […]

Boy Scouts Not Confirming Or Denying It May File For Bankruptcy

NEW YORK (AP) _ The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring “all options” to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection in the face of declining membership and sex-abuse litigation. “I want to assure you that our daily mission will continue […]

Bryan City Council Reverses Direction And Will Pursue City Initiated Annexation

In September, the Bryan city council decided not to pursue city initiated annexation on the west side of town, including the RELLIS campus. The council changed its mind this week, directing staff to begin the process of Bryan’s first unilateral annexation since 1999. There are two targeted areas, from RELLIS south along the east side […]

Bryan Police Reminders Following Two Home Invasion Armed Robberies

Two home invasion armed robberies in Bryan Tuesday where the suspects impersonated service employees has led police to issue an advisory. Officer Kelley McKethan says residents should be asking questions of those who knock on their door. Ask the following: “What company do you work for?” “Who called you?” “What is the phone number to […]

Armed Robbery Inside Embassy Suites Parking Garage

Update: College Station police now report two men are accused of an armed robbery Wednesday just before 7 a.m. in the parking garage of the Embassy Suites hotel. That’s after investigators reviewed video from security cameras and discovered there was an accomplice who was not in view of the victim. A hotel employee, who had […]

Recapping Five Criminal Cases From Brazos County District Court

A Bryan man has admitted in court to stabbing his roommate multiple times last year. 60 year old Floyd Sherwood was sentenced to 45 years in prison for family violence aggravated assault with a deadly weapon that caused serious bodily injury. According to the Brazos County district attorney’s office, the roommate required surgery to save […]

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