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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!

12th Man Foundation Looking For A New Leader

Texas A&M’s 12th Man Foundation is looking for a new leader. President and CEO Skip Wagner announced his resignation in a joint statement on the foundation’s website. Wagner joined the foundation in the spring of 2013 from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in a similar role. According to the joint statement, the foundation’s board […]

College Station School Board Approves First Ever Boundary Adjustment Policy

After five months of workshop discussion, the College Station school board said very little Tuesday night before adopting its first ever written policy on setting future campus attendance boundaries. Board president Valerie Jochen provided the only statement from the governing body.   Dr. Jochen’s thanks were echoed by superintendent Clark Ealy.   The written policy […]

Update On Boone Pickens Health

From The Associated Press T. Boone Pickens, who is suffering from a series of strokes, took a “Texas-sized fall” that put him in the hospital last week. In a posting to LinkedIn, the corporate raider and legendary oilfield wildcatter said that he is still mentally strong but that as far as his life goes, “I […]

Karan Watson Removed As Texas A&M Provost

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) – Texas A&M has removed a provost and executive vice president from her post after an audit found “significant” conflicts of interest after university contracts were awarded to a business run by her spouse. Documents obtained by The Eagle newspaper show in the seven years that Provost Karan Watson held her […]

Two More Drivers With Multiple Driving Arrests & Suspensions Are Picked Up Again

A Bryan woman’s driving record has had her in jail on two consecutive days this week, three times since mid-June, and five times this year. 21 year old Katyeonsha Williams is again out on bond following her latest arrest, which was Monday night around 9:30. That’s when a Bryan policeman, according to the arrest report, […]

75 Years For Sexually Assaulting Three Girls & 10 Years For Making Crack Cocaine

A Bryan man is going to prison for 75 years for sexually assaulting three girls. A Brazos County district court jury this week found 41 year old Jose Rojas-Meliton guilty of one count of aggravated sexual assault. The victim, who was 13 at the time of the attack 17 years ago, was among those who […]

Different Decisions On Pay Raises By Local School Boards As A Brazos Valley Lawmaker Calls To Add Teacher Retirement Benefits To The Special Session

Update: Governor Abbott early Thursday morning added to his list of special session topics: Legislation to increase the average salary and benefits (including TRS-Care) of Texas teachers; and legislation to provide a more flexible and rewarding salary and benefit system for Texas teachers. Legislation establishing a statewide commission to study and recommend improvements to the […]

Bicyclist Killed In West Bryan

From Bryan police: July 19, 2017 at 7:15 p.m. a major accident occurred in the 700 block of N Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. A motorized bicycle pulled out of the parking lot of the VFW crossing lanes of traffic when it was struck by a truck traveling northbound in the inside lane. The bicyclist succumbed to […]

Road Rage On Highway 21 West Of Bryan

Authorities are looking for a motorcyclist accused of striking a woman’s car twice early Tuesday evening along Highway 21 near the RELLIS campus west of Bryan. Brazos County sheriff’s chief deputy Jim Stewart was told the biker was not able to pass the car on the Highway 47 overpass merging to west Highway 21, where […]

CS Police Announce 1 Of 4 Suspects Arrested In June 30 Armed Robbery

One of four suspects have been arrested from an armed robbery inside a College Station apartment the night of June 30th. According to the arrest report, 22 year old Ledarius Hill was identified from security video at the Briarwood Apartments on Harvey Road by the two victims, two other witnesses, and five officers. During an […]

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