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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!

Caldwell Man Convicted Of Dealing Meth Used Children In His Operation

CALDWELL, Texas (AP) _ A 46-year-old East Central Texas man who authorities say used children as young as 5 years of age to package his methamphetamine supply has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for dealing the illegal drugs. Burleson County prosecutors say Charles David Clark of Caldwell was convicted last week of a […]

United Way Of The Brazos Valley Update

United Way of the Brazos Valley president Alison Prince and Lemonade Day B/CS director Katy Dempsey visit with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about registration continuing for the annual event.  

High Speed Chase On The Freeway Leads To A Crash And Arrest

A Navasota man is accused of leading deputies from the Brazos County precinct two constable’s office on a chase Monday morning on the freeway at speeds reaching or exceeding 100 miles per hour. 20 year old Tyler Savant was arrested on charges of reckless driving and evading arrest. According to a news release from the […]

UPDATE: IRS Website To Make Payments Returns Late On Tax Day

Update 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 17: The message posted most of Tuesday that the IRS payments website was unavailable was removed. According to The Associated Press, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin says Americans who have been unable to pay their taxes Tuesday because the IRS payment website is down will receive an extension when the site […]

UPDATE: Missing Robertson County Man Has Been Found Safe

Update: The Robertson County sheriff’s office announced Monday night that the subject of a silver alert, William “Howard” Honea, was found safe.                                                             Original story: The […]

College Station Council Asked To End Ban On Aggressive Dog Breeds At Apartment Complexes

The College Station city council was asked at their last meeting to end the restriction of specific dog breeds by apartment complexes. Abigail Fields, who identified herself with the organization “Free The Breeds”, says their group learned out of 85 apartment complexes in College Station, only three have no breed restrictions. Fields says all three […]

One Of Three Recent DWI Arrests Follow A Train Hitting A Truck & Another Follows A Car Fire

A College Station man was arrested early Sunday morning for drunk driving after getting his truck stuck on railroad tracks south of Wellborn. According to the DPS arrest report, 19 year old Michael Lomon II turned off Wellborn Road to the former Wade Road…one of two county roads that were closed almost two years ago […]

Mother Arrested After Her Son Is Accused Of Threatening Other Children With A Kitchen Knife

A five year old was taken into protective custody and his mother was arrested after the youngster was caught chasing children with a large kitchen knife. According to a news release from College Station police, the mother of the children being chased around the grounds of The Rails apartments on Dominik told officers she confronted […]

Life In Prison For Murdering A Texas Woman’s University Student

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ The Latest on the conviction of a man in the death of a Texas college student whose body was found dismembered and burned (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A 31-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison hours after he was found guilty of murdering a Texas college student. […]

Health Update Of Former First Lady Barbara Bush

From the office of George H.W. Bush: Following a recent series of hospitalizations, and after consulting her family and doctors, Mrs. Bush, now age 92, has decided not to seek additional medical treatment and will instead focus on comfort care. It will not surprise those who know her that Barbara Bush has been a rock […]

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