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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!

Recapping June’s Blinn College Trustees Meeting

Blinn College trustees are the first in line to approve their budget for next year. Trustees approved a budget where state revenue decreased more than $527,323 dollars, tuition revenue from out of district students…most of which is generated in Bryan…is budgeted to increase $691,436 dollars, and general fee revenue from all campuses is budgeted to […]

Bryan Collegiate High School Entering Its 10th Year

Bryan school board members were reminded at this week’s meeting this will be the 10th year of Bryan Collegiate High School (BCHS). Before the board unanimously approved the annual charter and calendar, principal Christina Richardson reviewed the school’s performance and previewed new support systems for BCHS students.   Richardson then fielded questions from board members […]

One Of Two Men “Hitting Acid” In The Hospital & The Other In Jail

College Station firefighters arrived at a rescue call during the midnight hour Tuesday hearing a man say “he was going to have to kill someone.” That resulted in the firefighters contacting police, who arrested a College Station man for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. According to the arrest report, three witnesses told police that […]

Three Hours Of Bryan School Board’s Four Hour Meeting Held Behind Closed Doors

Monday night’s Bryan school board meeting lasted four hours. Just over three hours was spent behind closed doors with the board’s lawyer. Some of the time, according to the agenda, was to consider “pending or contemplated legal action or a settlement offer”. Board president Trey Moore and the district’s communications director both refused to say […]

Wednesday Town Hall On Proposed Downtown Bryan Quiet Zone

From Bryan city councilman Reuben Marin: Councilman Reuben Marin (City of Bryan, SMD 1) will host a Town Hall Meeting at St. Teresa Catholic Church 1212 Lucky Street Bryan, TX on Wednesday, June 21st from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The Town Hall Meeting will focus on a potential Downtown Quiet Zone, and a corresponding […]

Update On Bryan City Projects & Local Development

The last Bryan city council meeting included more updates on city projects and local developments. According to city manager Kean Register, the city received a conditional use permit request has been filed to build 11 townhomes at the end of Red Rock Drive, which is off of Villa Maria. Nearby, at 29th and Villa Maria, […]

Texas A&M Announces A New Provost

From Texas A&M University: Dr. Carol A. Fierke, a noted scholar and academic leader from the University of Michigan, has been named provost and executive vice president at Texas A&M University. Following an international search, she was selected from over 140 applicants and will assume her new duties on Oct. 16. “I am exceptionally pleased […]

New Suspect Composite Drawings Released In Unsolved 1981 College Station Murder

Update: The Brazos County sheriff’s office was notified the National Geographic Explorer episode involving this unsolved murder will air Monday night (June 19 2017) at 9 p.m. central time. Original story: Brazos County sheriff Chris Kirk unveiled new composite drawings of a man suspected in an unsolved murder that took place in College Station in […]

Another Dog Bite Victim In Bryan

From the city of Bryan: The Bryan Animal Services Division is asking for the public’s help in locating a dog that bit a person on June 18, 2017 around 10 AM near the intersection of Waco and Paris Street in Bryan, TX. The animal was described as a large, dark brindle Pitbull with light streaks […]

Easterwood Airport Update At The Last Bryan City Council Meeting

The Bryan city council received a tease last Tuesday’s workshop about future news at Easterwood Airport. That includes a possible announcement by United Airlines, according to airport manager Josh Abramson. Inside McKenzie Terminal, Abramson says new restrooms are now open for passengers who have cleared security. Construction continues on TSA’s new facilities, which after that […]

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