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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!

UPDATE: Two CS Police Officers Hurt Apprehending Armed Robbery Suspect

Tuesday evening update: A man accused of two armed robberies in College Station earlier this month was taken into custody Tuesday morning, but not before injuring two College Station officers and jumping from a second floor apartment balcony. 20 year old Jervon Cammorto-Castro is accused of the January 6 holdup at Chipotle in Northgate and […]

Blinn Trustees Award Contract For Bryan Campus Remodeling

Blinn College trustees have hired a familiar contractor to oversee a $4.37 million dollar renovation on the Bryan campus. Approval was given at Tuesday’s meeting to negotiate with Collier Construction, a firm used on projects at the home in campus in Brenham that includes the A.W. Hodde Technical Education Center, the W.J. “Bill” Ranking Agricultural […]

Brazos CAD Wants A New Home

Tuesday evening update: The College Station school board voted 6-0 on a resolution supporting the appraisal district’s proposal. Michael Schaefer was absent from the meeting. Chief Appraiser Mark Price says they are scheduled to go before the Brazos County commission and the Bryan city council January 27, the College Station city council January 29, and […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary January 20

CS Man Arrested Following Two Hour Chase and Search

College Station police arrested a local man on a variety of charges following a vehicular and foot chase that began as a traffic stop involving a suspected drunk driver. Lt. Chuck Fleeger says an off duty Brazos County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant reported seeing a man passed out in his pickup in a parking lot at […]

Bryan Police Update

Officer Kelley McKethan of the Bryan Police Department visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about two armed robberies at local convenience stores over the last five days, a reminder to returning college students to protect themselves from vehicle burglaries, and locations of increased traffic enforcement.   Video below of the Handi-Stop armed robbery courtesy of Bryan […]

Texas Inauguration Day

Tuesday afternoon update: AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Greg Abbott was sworn in Tuesday as Texas’ first new governor in 14 years and promised that the state will stay as defiantly conservative as ever _ vowing to battle Washington on spending, regulation and any federal initiative “that uses the guise of fairness to rob us of […]

More Parking For Blinn College Students In Bryan

Tuesday marks the start of the new semester is underway at Blinn College. For students on the Bryan campus, more parking is available at the Texas National Guard Armory. Blinn spokesman Richard Bray says college officials worked out an arrangement for the armory lot on East 25th due to the guard being deployed in December. […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary January 19

Tickets Still Available For Chamber Economic Outlook Conference

Tickets are still available for the B/CS Chamber of Commerce economic outlook conference, which is Wednesday, January 28. Chamber President Royce Hickman says panelists includes officials from the twin cities and Texas A&M. Addressing national issues during the first session is Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Programs at the A&M Department of Economics, Dr. […]

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