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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!

Decision Postponed To Record Bryan Councilmen At Community Meetings

The Bryan city council Tuesday night postponed a vote on a request to record all community meetings where councilmembers participate. The proposal from Ben Hardeman and Buppy Simank would have city staff record and produce minutes any time and any where a council member attends and/or addresses any issues that may come before the governing […]

Have You Seen This Man?

From the Bryan police department: On 3/2/16 several charges were made on a stolen Credit Card. If you recognize this person of interest please contact Det. Matt Miller at 979-209-5326 or Crime Stoppers at 979-775-TIPS. Refer to Case #16-0300831 He made several charges at both Target and Lowe’s in Bryan. Some were declined but approximately […]

Man Who Refuses To Pay For Ride Home Tells CS Police He Was Beaten Unconscious

Getting a ride home turned out to be a painful experience for a local man. College Station police are looking for the man who repeatedly struck the victim Friday night just after six in a parking lot off Wellborn near Rock Prairie. The victim told police when the driver said he wanted $20 dollars, the […]

UPDATE: Johnny Manziel Indicted On A Misdemeanor Assault Charge

Update: DALLAS (AP) _ A Texas grand jury has indicted ex-Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel on an assault charge after his ex-girlfriend accused him of domestic violence. The Heisman Trophy winner and former Texas A&M star was indicted Tuesday on a charge of misdemeanor assault related to family violence. The Class A misdemeanor carries up […]

Recap Of Seven Local Arrests

Last month, a Bryan woman was arrested for intentionally driving her truck through the yard of a former friend in College Station, causing $3,600 dollars in damage. College Station police has arrested 52 year old Anna Prazak again, this time for stealing $137,000 dollars from the former friend. According to the arrest report, the victim […]

Community Foundation of the Brazos Valley Holds 12th Tribute Luncheon

The 12th annual tribute luncheon held by the Community Foundation of the Brazos Valley (CFBV) recognized the contributions of three people. This year’s honorees were Reba Ragsdale, Candy Rust, and Royce Hickman. The luncheon, emceed by Mike Wright, also included video presentations of each of the honorees and proclamations issued by Governor Abbott. Foundation board […]

Arrest Made In Sunday Afternoon Shooting

A woman who was shot Sunday afternoon northeast of Bryan was treated in a local emergency room and released. That’s after Brazos County sheriff’s deputies responded to a report that she was shot in the head. The gunfire led to a search around the residence on High Country Drive, which is off FM 2223. The […]

UPDATE: President Approves Governor Request To Declare Grimes & 3 Other Counties Major Disaster Area

Update from Governor Abbott’s office: On Monday, April 25th, the federal government granted Governor Greg Abbott’s request for Individual Assistance for 4 counties affected by severe weather and flooding. Original story: Governor Abbott sent a letter to President Obama Sunday asking that four counties hit by flooding last week be declared a major disaster area. […]

Three Thefts Of The Same Model Of Two-Ton Truck From Same Texas A&M Parking Area

Texas A&M police (UPD) has received three reports in eight days of the same model two-ton truck being stolen from the same parking area. Two thefts of Dodge Ram 2500 trucks were reported on April 14 and a third was reported on April 22. The trucks were parked in lots 40-B and 40-D, located between […]

Blinn Faculty Senate Asks Board of Trustees Again For Inclusion

The Blinn College faculty senate has again asked the board of trustees to be included in governance issues. A resolution that was unanimously passed by faculty members in Bryan and Brenham was presented to the trustees during Tuesday night’s meeting. Faculty senate president Mark Bernier also presented the framework of a shared governance structure. Bernier […]

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