News release courtesy of Texas A&M University police: The Texas A&M University Police Department is currently seeking assistance in locating a missing Texas A&M University student, Samantha Marie Horn. Horn is a white female, 23 years of age, 5’02, 120 lbs., with brown hair and green eyes. She was last seen at her residence in […]
Alison Prince of United Way of the Brazos Valley visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about UWBV’s college internship program.
A Bryan man who was given probation from a burglary conviction four years ago is looking at serving a ten year sentence. 32 year old Asa Shavers Jr. is accused of violating probation and for committing an armed robbery at a Bryan convenience store two weeks ago. Officer Kelley McKethan says Shavers was a customer […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Lawmakers have capped key parts of the next state budget at nearly $94.3 billion, up almost $10 billion from the current 2-year spending cycle. The Legislative Budget Board unanimously approved the limit Monday for the 2016-2017 budget cycle. The panel consists of the lieutenant governor, House speaker and eight lawmakers from […]
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) _ A $4.8 million beach restoration project will begin in Galveston that’s expected to take a year to complete. Workers on Monday are scheduled to begin adding new sand along a 10-mile stretch extending past the Galveston seawall. The Houston Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1tDCIeO) the project will create new beaches by spring 2015 […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Police have arrested a 28-year-old man who they say broke into an Austin business, stole a couple of sausages and fell asleep. KXAN-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1wbeW0B) that surveillance video from Hudson Meats shows the man trying to break down the front door for about 20 minutes. The intruder then takes some sausages […]
92 items…mostly clothing…with a retail value of more than $4,100 dollars were taken from The Collection Boutique in College Station. According to the arrest report, 30 year old Emily Grace of College Station called 9-1-1 to say she wanted to confess using a rock to break a window to gain access. Grace, who told officers […]
There are three road closures in College Station on Monday. Message boards warn southbound freeway traffic that the Barron Road exit will close Monday morning at 8:30. Also closed starting Monday at 8:30 a.m. will be the southbound freeway on-ramp from the end of Texas Avenue in College Station. And Monday night a portion of […]