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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!

San Marcos Teen Dies After Being Choked During A Sleepover

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) _ Police in Central Texas say a 17-year-old has died after being placed in a chokehold while wrestling with another teen at a sleepover. San Marcos police say Elijah Hernandez died early Sunday morning. Police say he and six other friends were at a home for a sleepover when he and […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary October 5

Texas A&M Fall Enrollment Up Over Last Year

Fall enrollment at Texas A&M is up by more than six percent in College Station and by five percent at the health science Center. An infographic on A&M’s Twitter feed says 59,129 are taking classes in College Station. That’s an increase of 3,319. Headcount at the HSC is 2,591, which is up by 124. Adding […]

CS Police Investigating Armed Robbery Involving Drugs, Guns, and a Pit Bull

Two guns and a pit bull are part of an armed robbery being investigated by College Station police. Officers were sent Sunday morning around 4:30 to a residence on Dominik between Stallings and George Bush. The victim said he had invited the suspect to his home to use and sell narcotics. The victim reported he […]

Texas A&M Football Now in AP Top 10

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 3, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking: Record Pts Pv 1. Ohio St. (38) 5-0 1,444 1 2. TCU (5) 5-0 1,371 […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary October 2

College Station Man Dies In Fiery Crash East of Bryan

DPS troopers are looking into why a College Station man died Thursday night in a crash east of Bryan. Trooper Jimmy Morgan says the victim, 38 year old Andres Vazquez, was driving westbound on Highway 21 when the vehicle went off the road, struck a tree, and caught fire. Vazquez’s body taken to Austin for […]

College Station PD Weekend Reminders

More burglaries were reported to College Station police in September compared to the year before. Of the approximate 50 cases, 21 were during a four day span last weekend. Lieutenant Steve Brock says this weekend, thieves will have more vehicles to choose from since there’s a Texas A&M home football game. Brock says five of […]

Military Plane Crash in Afghanistan Kills Four Airmen Based in Abilene

DYESS AIR FORCE BASE, Texas (AP) _ Officials say four airmen from an Air Force base in West Texas were among 11 people killed in a U.S. military transport plane crash in Afghanistan. Dyess (DY’-us) Air Force Base in Abilene on Friday announced the victims included four members of the 317th Airlift Group A Dyess […]

30th Arrest Of College Station Woman Accuses Her Of Injuring Her Son

A College Station woman was arrested Wednesday on charges she injured her six year old son by striking him with an extension cord and a belt three weeks ago. An off duty Bryan policeman working at St. Joseph’s saw the child’s aunt bring him in the emergency room with a large bleeding bump on the […]

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