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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!

Date Set For Ken Paxton Criminal Trial

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is set to stand trial on criminal securities fraud charges in May. The trial date finally set by state District Judge George Gallagher comes 18 months after Texas’ top prosecutor was indicted on felony charges of defrauding wealthy investors. Paxton has pleaded not guilty and faces […]

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush Teaching & Lecturing This Week At Texas A&M

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is spending this week on the Texas A&M campus at the Bush School of Government teaching a course he calls “a course on leadership through trial and error”. Tuesday night he spoke at a public lecture where his parents, President George H.W. and Barbara Bush, were in attendance. Jeb Bush […]

Madison County 9-1-1 Dispatcher Gets House Fire Call From Her Daughter

MADISONVILLE, Texas (AP) _ An emergency call a 911 dispatcher in Texas recently answered turned out to be from the dispatcher’s daughter who was reporting that their house was burning. Layla Wray was working an overnight shift in Madison County, north of Houston, when her 14-year-old daughter called to say the fire began on a […]

Public Comments At Bryan Council Meeting About A Councilman’s Arrest Leads To Microphone Being Turned Off Twice

Tuesday night’s Bryan city council meeting was the first since Reuben Marin was arrested two weeks ago on a charge of family violence assault. Marin said nothing about that, and he had no reaction to comments from two public speakers whose microphones were turned off for a combined three and a half minutes. City Secretary […]

UPDATE: Process To Determine College Station Fire Chief Finalists

Update 1/11/2017: The four finalists for the position of College Station Fire Chief are in town today (1/11/2017) for a full day of visits, interviews and tours. A city spokesman says their schedules do not include receptions with community members and the media because “these guys will be busy dawn ’til dusk” with other obligations. […]

Infomaniacs January 10 2017 hour 3

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Cold, But Not Record Cold In B/CS

Sub-freezing temperatures Friday and Saturday in Bryan/College Station did not set new records. According to the Houston/Galveston office of the National Weather Service, Saturday morning’s low at Easterwood Airport was 17 degrees. The record for January 7 was set in 1912 at 15 degrees. Friday’s low temperature was 23 degrees at 11:24 p.m. The record […]

Registration Ending For Blinn-Bryan Campus Community Orientation Days

Blinn College’s Bryan campus is hosting the semi-annual Community Orientation Days event January 18 and 19. Student activities coordinator Lane King says non-profit organizations as well as for-profit businesses are exposed to the largest number of students at the start of the spring semester. While Friday is the official registration deadline, King says they will […]

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