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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!

Prison For Bryan Armed Robbery & Residential Burglaries

A Brazos County district court jury has convicted a former Bryan man of an armed robbery that took place nearly five years ago. The jury then sentenced 24 year old Ricky Jackson Jr. of Houston to 25 years in prison. According to prosecutors, the convenience store clerk at the Valero on East 29th who was […]

Bryan Police Arrest More Multiple Driving Offenders

Bryan police stopping a car a at night without a working license plate light led to an arrest on multiple charges. 25 year old Lawrence Gregory Blue of Bryan is accused of running away, leaving behind a two year old son who was in the front seat with the engine running and not in a […]

CVB Books More Sports Tournaments

Look for more out of town visitors playing baseball and soccer in the twin cities later this year. B/CS Convention and Visitors Bureau President Shannon Overby says College Station will be hosting six baseball tournaments for the United States Specialty Sports Association between March and August, each featuring up to 70 teams. And details are […]

Central Texas TV Meteorologist Returns to Work

The central Texas television meteorologist who shot last month leaving the station returned to work Monday morning. Patrick Crawford of KCEN-TV was greeted by co-workers who wore t-shirts with the Superman logo, a favorite of the weatherman. Crawford then showed he was wearing a Superman t-shirt underneath his suit. The gunman who shot Crawford in […]

Fourth Resignation at Texas HHS Central Office

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A top deputy at Texas’ massive state health agency who was granted nearly $100,000 to pay for his graduate school tuition has resigned. The Austin American-Statesman reports that Texas Health and Human Services Commissioner Kyle Janek’s deputy chief of staff Casey Haney resigned Friday after it was reported the commission had […]

Participate In Selecting Blinn College’s Next President

Blinn College officials have announced how you can participate in selecting the school’s next district president. Two public forums have been scheduled to collect input on the job description. The first forum is on the Bryan campus February 4 from 8:30 until 9:30 a.m. then 4 until 5 p.m. in the student center. The second […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary January 16

Texas A&M Doesn’t Make First Cut For Hosting GOP Presidential Debates

Republicans running for President in 2016 will be participating in at least nine debates. But the list from the Republican National Committee does not include Texas A&M University, which has applied to both political parties. A&M could be considered to fill one of two or three sites the RNC has not finalized. Click HERE to […]

Helicopter Pilot is Killed Following a Crash in The Woodlands

THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) _ One person has been killed in the crash of a small helicopter north of the Montgomery County suburbs of Houston. Trooper Erik Burse of the Texas Department of Public Safety says the pilot was alone aboard the two-seat chopper that went down just after noon Friday in an open area […]

NCAA Restores Penn State Football Victories

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) _ Penn State is getting back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. A new agreement with the NCAA also restores former coach Joe Paterno’s status as the winningest coach in major college football history with 409 victories. The university approved […]

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