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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!

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 […]

Local Representation on One of Two New Statewide Committees

There is local representation on a committee formed by Governor-elect Greg Abbott to investigate the Health and Human Services Commission. Texas A&M System vice chancellor and chief financial officer Billy Hamilton is one of four people serving on what Abbott calls a strike force. Hamilton, a former state senator, is joined by the chief financial […]

UPDATE: Bryan PD Announce Arrests of Two Armed Robbery Suspects

Update Friday, January 16, 2015: Bryan police announced the arrests of Bill Garcia and Sonya Martinez in the San Antonio area. Original story, December 15, 2014: Bryan police has released the identities of two suspects from an armed robbery last week. Arrest warrants have been issued 28 year old Bill Geoffrey Garcia and 29 year […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary January 15

Rick Perry Gives A Texas Sized Farewell

Texas Governor Rick Perry said farewell to 30 years of state service Thursday during a joint session of the legislature. Opening remarks included thanks to a number of colleagues in Austin and saving for last his thanks to his wife, Anita.   Perry spent much of his address touting the state’s economic health, particularly in […]

Brazos County Commissioners Approve New Criminal Justice Software Package

It’s going to take almost five years for Brazos County to get new computer software for the criminal justice departments. County commissioners this week approved a contract with a new provider, Tyler Technologies, for $3,852,282, to replace 15 year old software affecting among other areas the courts and law enforcement. This follows the county’s original […]

Bryan School Board Personnel Decisions

The Bryan school board has a new central office administrator and has brought back an incentive for teachers thinking leaving the district. Last month, Bryan ISD’s human resources director Lee Felder resigned. Filling the position is the principal at the Mary Catherine Harris alternative school. Leroy Morales is in his second year with the district. […]

State Representative John Raney on WTAW

State Representative John Raney visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Thursday, January 15, 2015.

13 Year Prison Sentence For Shoplifting Boots

A Bryan man with 13 prior convictions, mostly for property crimes, is returning to prison after admitting to taking two pairs of designer boots. 39 year old Scott Jones was sentenced to 13 years by a Brazos County district court jury. Assistant District Attorney Kevin Capps says an employee of The Mule Barn at the […]

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