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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!

Texas A&M Announces Retired Foundation President Is This Year’s Campus Muster Speaker

Recently retired Texas A&M Foundation president Eddie Davis has been announced as this year’s Aggie Muster speaker on the flagship campus. This year’s ceremony will take place Friday, April 21 at 7 p.m. in Reed Arena. It is the largest of more than 300 Muster ceremonies around the world, honoring Aggies who died during the […]

Nominations Open For 24th Bryan Rotary 10 Business Performance Awards

Which are Brazos County’s ten fastest growing private companies? This is the 24th year of the Bryan Rotary 10 Business Performance Awards. And the nomination period is underway. Applications are available online at bryan-rotary.org and at the Bryan/College Station chamber of commerce office. Anyone can submit a nomination, including self-nominations. Nominees will receive an application […]

FBI Separate Investigations Of San Antonio State Senator & School Board Member

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Federal agents have raided the office of a Democratic state Senator from San Antonio with close ties to a scandal ridden oil field services company. FBI spokesman Michelle Lee said Thursday that agents from the FBI and IRS are conducting a law enforcement operation at the office of Sen. Carlos Uresti. […]

Bryan Council Honors Councilman’s Mother Before And After Her Death

There were heavy hearts on Valentine’s Day at Tuesday night’s Bryan city council meeting, following the death of the mother of councilman Buppy Simank the night before. Deanna Simank was the woman who greeted you when you walked inside Buppy’s restaurant. Mayor Andrew Nelson presented Mrs. Simank a proclamation last week and repeated the presentation […]

DPS Places Bryan Man On Texas Ten Most Wanted Fugitives List

From the Texas Department of Public Safety: The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Michael Christopher Sanchez, 32, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Sanchez, a Latin Kings gang member, is wanted for parole […]

Early Morning Fatality Crash Near Bryan Municipal Golf Course

A Silsbee, Texas man died following a crash early Wednesday morning near the Bryan municipal golf course. Bryan police report a pickup driven by 23 year old Ross Lightfoot was going east on Villa Maria near Lakeview when it crossed the center line and struck the drivers side door of another pickup. Lightfoot was declared […]

United Way of the Brazos Valley Update

United Way of the Brazos Valley president Alison Prince introduces the agency’s new vice president of community impact, Peggi Goss.  

Bryan Police Interview Man Who Was Shot By An Officer & Mayor Gives Shoutout to PD & All Public Safety Agencies

Bryan police has interviewed the man who was shot by an officer Sunday night. But the 33 year old’s account of what happened during a domestic disturbance call outside an ex-girlfriend’s home has not been released due to the ongoing investigation. The police department and all public safety agencies were given a shoutout by Bryan […]

B/CS Chamber Announces Community Impact Award Recipients

The Bryan/College Station chamber of commerce has announced this year’s recipients of community impact awards. The chamber’s Kim Dyer says this year’s recipients are Katherine Kleemann of Spherion employment services, Barbie Patterson of Patterson Architects, and Gabriel Garcia of Traditions Oil and Lube. Ticket information for the luncheon on February 28th is available online at […]

Murder-Suicide Between Bastrop and Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A man is hospitalized in critical condition after investigators say he abducted a woman he knew from a Bastrop barber shop, drove her toward Austin, shot her dead as deputies approached, then turned the gun on himself. The Travis County Sheriff’s Office says a man walked into the barber shop about […]

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