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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!

Bryan Police Investigating Two Armed Robberies

Two sets of suspects are being sought in separate armed robberies reported to Bryan police on Wednesday. No one was hurt in either holdup, both involving guns and both involving the taking of unidentified personal property. The first was Wednesday right before 2 a.m. in the area of Palasota and Beck. The other, Wednesday night […]

Motorcyclist Hits A Deer Then Is Arrested For Possession Of Methamphetamine

For the second time in three months, an Iola man is in the Brazos County jail. 32 year old Jimilei Fox sustained head injuries Thursday night after his motorcycle struck a deer on Highway 30 near the Grimes County line. According to the DPS arrest report, Fox was taken by College Station EMS to a […]

Brazos County Commissioners & Health Board Members Hear Accusations Against A Health Department Inspector

The Brazos County health department is starting a review of an inspector’s performance after the owner of a local septic system company leveled allegations at this week’s county commission meeting. Vonda Bob described the inspector as unprofessional and possibly discriminatory. Bob also told commissioners other septic system installers and maintenance providers have been affected, but […]

President George H.W. Bush Has Been Released From A Houston Hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush was released Friday morning from a Houston hospital. Family spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted “President and Mrs. Bush are very pleased to be home spending time with family and friends”. Bush spent two weeks in the hospital for treatment of mild pneumonia and chronic bronchitis.

Petition Signatures Submitted For New Brazos County Community College

The next step has been taken towards the possibility of Brazos County voters deciding next year whether to create a property tax supported community college. County commissioners on Tuesday acknowledged the receipt of what the Research Valley Partnership says is more than 10,000 petition signatures. Assistant county attorney Bill Ballard says commissioners will eventually vote […]

CS Council Approves More Land Use Changes

Thursday night’s College Station city council meeting included approving land use classifications in three areas. Mayor Karl Mooney talked about the proposals on Wednesday during his visit on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs.   That includes the creation of a retail, residential, and recreational development east of Baylor Scott & White hospital along the south side of […]

Texas A&M System Regents Approve New TTI Headquarters And Delay Chancellor’s Contract Extension

The most talked about item on Thursday’s agenda for the Texas A&M system’s board of regents meeting did not take place. Regents chairman Cliff Thomas of Victoria has approved chancellor John Sharp’s request to postpone consideration of a three year contract extension until the August meeting. In a letter Sharp sent to Thomas…provided by the […]

A Late Night For The Texas House Before Passing Sanctuary Cities Legislation

The Texas House was in session until 3:30 Thursday morning. That’s after more than 15 hours was taken before approving a strict ban on sanctuary cities. Among the 93 House members voting for Senate Bill 4, which passed the upper chamber in February, were representatives John Raney of Bryan, Kyle Kacal of College Station, and […]

2nd UPDATE: Pilot Who Died After His Plane Crashed Near Huntsville Is Identified

2nd update: DPS on Wednesday released the identity of a pilot who died after his plane crashed north of Huntsville Tuesday morning. Sgt. Erik Burse says 62 year old Kermit Faulkner of Conroe was the only one on board. That’s after divers searched the pond located off FM 980. 1st ppdate: A private plane on […]

Snook ISD Superintendent Part Of TEA Task Force That Finishes Report On Rural School Districts

20 school superintendents from rural districts around Texas have completed their work as part of a task force appointed last October by the state’s education commissioner. Snook superintendent Brenda Krchnak represented the Brazos Valley’s education service center region, where most of the 58 districts are considered rural. She says two of the biggest issues are […]

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