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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!

Blinn College-Brenham Receiving Nearly $900,000 In Training Grants

Blinn College-Brenham received the first of two Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) training grants that have a combined value of nearly $900,000 dollars. On Thursday, TWC presented a grant for $384,469 that will provide safety and skills training for employees of Katy-based Igloo Products. The training will upgrade 277 current jobs and create 64 new jobs. […]

Bryan Woman Spending Weekends In Jail & Bryan Man Admits To Armed Robbery

A Bryan woman has started spending a year of weekends in the Brazos County jail. That’s part of the punishment for a third drunk driving conviction. 54 year old Victoria Blue pleaded guilty last week to a DWI that took place a year and a half ago. That was followed by a contested sentencing hearing. […]

Recent Arrests Includes Mother Failing To Report Child Abuse & Attempting to Steal Cattle

Twin babies have been removed from their home following an investigation by Bryan police and Child and Protective Services. The mother, 24 year old Markisha Burton, was arrested for failing to report her daughter and son, who were born last July, were physically abused. According to the arrest report, both sustained skull fractures. The little […]

Bryan City Secretary Mary Lynne Stratta and Councilman Buppy Simank on The Infomaniacs

Bryan city secretary Mary Lynne Stratta and councilman Buppy Simank visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Thursday, February 4, 2016.

Patience Driving in University Drive Construction Zone

Motorists caught in even longer backups on University Drive between Texas and College are urged to plan for the extended delays while construction continues. The TxDOT district office in Bryan is in charge of the million dollar project where a new center median is being built on University between Texas and Tarrow. TxDOT spokesman Bob […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary February 3

Two Updates on Texas Planned Parenthood

Anti-abortion activist indicted in Texas turns herself in HOUSTON (AP) _ One of the anti-abortion activists indicted after making undercover videos about Planned Parenthood has turned herself in to Texas authorities. Sandra Merritt appeared in a Houston courtroom Wednesday and posted bond, which was reduced from $10,000 to $2,000. The other indicted activist, David Daleiden […]

Bryan Council Discusses Proposed YMCA Center at Blinn College

If Blinn College and the Houston YMCA decide to build and operate a student recreation center, what is built and where it is located will be reviewed by the city of Bryan. The possible location at the northeast corner of Blinn’s campus near Villa Maria and Nash was discussed at the last city council meeting. […]

Bryan Man Originally Given Death Penalty Is Resentenced To Life In Prison

A Bryan man originally sentenced to die for a capital murder that took place in June 2007 will instead spend the rest of his life in prison. 28 year old Christian Olsen, who was convicted of the beating death of a neighbor, 68 year old Etta Jean Westbrook, was officially resentenced Tuesday in Brazos County […]

Voting Underway For Next Year’s Bryan ISD Calendar

Bryan school district administrators have proposed two calendars for the 2016-17 school year. Parents, students, and community members can vote through Tuesday, February 9. (WTAW correction from original story). Option “A”, which has 177 instructional days and 10 staff development days, ends the first semester December 16, starts the second semester January 3, and ends […]

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