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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!

New Suspect Composite Drawings Released In Unsolved 1981 College Station Murder

Brazos County sheriff Chris Kirk unveiled new composite drawings of a man suspected in an unsolved murder that took place in College Station in December 1981. A new DNA technology was used to create a man around the age of 25 and a man at 70 years old. The victim, 40 year old Virginia Freeman, […]

College Station Man Dies During A Fight

College Station police report a local man who died during a fight last Tuesday was due to a major heart attack. That’s according to preliminary autopsy findings in the death of 38 year old Ross Batten of College Station. According to a CSPD news release, Batten had kicked down the door of a home last […]

Texas A&M System Gets Third Cell Phone Contract For Kyle Field Game Days

The Texas A&M system has generated more than $11.5 million dollars from its high speed fiber broadband service at the renovated Kyle Field. System officials have announced a contract with a third cell phone company…T-Mobile…whose customers will be able to access the service that was installed two years ago. The five year contract, which also […]

CS Neighborhood Still Concerned About Loophole In Development Regulations

College Station’s mayor gives credit to the work of a neighborhood association who had opposed converting two large residential lots into nine smaller lots for stopping a proposal to build high density housing units. Karl Mooney, on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs, was referring to a proposed development across Gilchrist and Williams from College Hills elementary school. […]

Robbery Suspect Arrested Shortly After It Happened

Update: According to the arrest report from Bryan police, the suspect is accused of grabbing a stranger’s throat, taking his cell phone, then slamming him to the concrete pavement. The incident took place Friday afternoon outside Olvera Tires and Wheels on Texas near MLK. Original story: A man on a bicycle in the parking lot […]

B/CS CVB Rebranded To Experience Bryan/College Station

The Bryan and College Station city councils this week received presentations from officials of what used to be the B/CS Convention and Visitors Bureau. Board chairman Jim Ross and president Shannon Overby talked about the new direction of the agency that has been rebranded as “Experience Bryan/College Station”. Overby says the name change reflects the […]

Bryan Fire Department Update

Bryan deputy fire marshal William Bouse visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about the importance of emergency exit plans and invites golfers to the annual Lt. Greg Pickard memorial golf tournament.

Petitions For A Brazos County Based Community College To Be Presented To County Commissioners

The agenda for next Tuesday’s Brazos County commissioners meeting includes accepting a petition from supporters of creating a Brazos County based community college district. The talent initiative steering committee of Research Valley Partnership (RVP) economic development agency began the petition drive on election day last November. RVP spokesman Hayden Paul says more than 13,000 signatures […]

UPDATE: No Mumps Outbreak Locally Or Statewide

Just because Texas has its highest number of mumps patients since 1994 and the most in Brazos County since 2010, there is no outbreak. Brazos County health department nurse practitioner Julie Anderson said “I wouldn’t change travel plans. I wouldn’t change my daily routine. We’re just asking for people to be vigilant. We’re asking for […]

Auburn Cancels An Appearance By Richard Spencer

White nationalist speaker Richard Spencer, whose appearance at Texas A&M last December generated a university sponsored counter event at Kyle Field, is not being allowed to hold a function at Auburn University next Tuesday. AUBURN, Ala. (AP) _ Auburn University has canceled a speech by a white nationalist because of safety concerns. The university announced […]

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