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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!

Texas A&M Foundation Giving Record Amount

News release courtesy of Texas A&M University: The Texas A&M Foundation announced that it will make a record $77.9 million available to Texas A&M University as a result of donations by former students and other supporters during the past fiscal year. The funds are a combination of this year’s gifts intended for immediate use as […]

Bryan School Board Starting Negotiations on First Two Bond Contracts

The Bryan school board has taken its first action since voters approved a $132 million dollar bond issue two weeks ago. The board unanimously approved negotiating with the firm Lockwood, Andrews, and Newmam (LAN) to be the construction management company that would oversee all projects. LAN, which has an office in College Station, was recommended […]

Congressman Flores Elected Chair of the Republican Study Committee

News release from Congressman Bill Flores of Bryan: U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-Texas) has been elected to serve as Chairman of the Republican Study Committee (RSC) for the 114th Congress. Flores released the following statement regarding his election: “I am humbled and honored to be elected by my fellow conservative colleagues to lead the Republican […]

Former Bryan Chiropractor Sentenced to Federal Prison

HOUSTON (AP) _ The ex-owner of a Central Texas chiropractic clinic has been sentenced to nearly seven years in federal prison in an automobile insurance scam. Edward Graham of Bryan was sentenced Monday in Houston. The former operator of the Texas Avenue Chiropractic Clinic in Bryan was convicted last year of engaging in conspiracy to […]

NFL Suspends Adrian Peterson For Remainder of This Season

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ The NFL has suspended Adrian Peterson without pay for at least the rest of the season. The league said Tuesday it informed the Minnesota Vikings running back he will not be considered for reinstatement before April 15 for violating the NFL personal conduct policy. The NFL Players Association quickly announced its plan […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary November 17

United Way Update

United Way of the Brazos Valley President Alison Prince visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about two fundraisers to benefit the region’s 2-1-1 service.

Bryan Councilwoman Ann Horton on WTAW

Bryan city councilwoman Ann Horton, who is departing Tuesday after serving the limit of two consecutive terms, visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Thursday, November 13.

Two Men Sought in CS Home Invasion Armed Robbery

College Station police are looking for two men accused of an armed robbery Sunday night at the Pepper Tree apartments on Longmire Drive. No was injured as undisclosed property was taken in the holdup. One of the suspects is described as a black or Hispanic male, approximately 5’10” tall with a medium build, wearing a […]

CS Man Killed in Weekend Crash in Leon County

A crash in Leon County before sunrise Saturday morning killed a College Station man. DPS troopers say the tires of an oversized semi on FM 39 south of Flynn struck an oncoming pickup. The driver of the truck, 56 year old Stephen Barker, was killed. The trucker, 37 year old Diego Torres-Mendez of Plantersville, was […]

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