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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!

Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial Unveil Buffalo Soldiers Statue

The 150th anniversary of the formation of the Army’s segregated black units, nicknamed Buffalo Soldiers, was commemorated Wednesday night at the Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial with a new statute. Brenham municipal judge Eddie Harrison, an active member of the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum in Houston, was one of the models.   The bronze also depicts […]

No One Hit In Bryan Drive By Shooting

No one was hit in a drive by shooting in Bryan Wednesday night. Police responded around 8 p.m. to multiple reports of gunfire on Groesbeck between Palasota and Pease. Officers found a man who said he was outside working on a vehicle when shots were fired in his direction from someone in a white four […]

Latest Arrests Of A Bryan Woman & A College Station Man

A Bryan woman arrested last Sunday was her fifth since April and 24th since 1999. 37 year old April Thurman remains in jail, where she is accused of driving away from a Bryan deputy fire marshal. According to the arrest report from Bryan police, the fire investigator was trying to interview Thurman about a vehicle […]

Recap Of September’s Blinn College Trustees Meeting

There’s a delay in future flood control repairs at the Blinn College campus in Bryan. Administrators removed from the agenda of this week’s board of trustees meeting, a $640,000 dollar contract to clear out ponds and Briar Creek. The project is designed to reduce flooding in residential areas downstream from the campus. A spokesman says […]

5,000 Xanax Pills Found In Bryan Apartment

The Bryan police department’s tactical response team paid a visit to the city’s newest apartment complex on Tuesday. A search of two bedrooms of a unit at Camber Villas at Villa Maria and Nash resulted in the arrests of 20 year old Kyle Clayton and 18 year old Chase Miller on drug charges. According to […]

UPDATE: Water Issues At The University Of Houston Resolved

Update: HOUSTON (AP) _ Experts say tap water at the University of Houston main campus has been cleared for drinking again after tests indicated no problems with the supply. UH officials on Thursday afternoon announced a previous advisory for students and staff not to drink the discolored water, as a precaution, has been lifted. The […]

Moped Is Struck By A Hit And Run Driver

A College Station man received a ticket and faces more serious charges following a hit and run crash just before noon Wednesday at Wellborn and Joe Routt. College Station police report a southbound pickup driven by the 27 year old ran a red light, struck an eastbound moped, and dragged the moped driver south to […]

UPDATE: CS School Board Takes No Action On Boundary Committee Final Recommendations

Update: The College Station school board took no action on the final recommendations to change boundaries of fifth through 12th grade buildings. Tuesday’s meeting was the first time the entire board had the opportunity to discuss recommendations from a 37 member committee. That’s because only three board members attended committee meetings in order to keep […]

Art Briles & Ian McCaw Dropped From Federal Lawsuit

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – A federal judge has dismissed former Baylor football coach Art Briles and athletic director Ian McCaw from a lawsuit brought by woman who said they and the school ignored her claims that she was raped by a former player who was later convicted. The judge dismissed the two from the lawsuit […]

Texas A&M Introduces This Year’s TIAS Faculty Fellows

From the Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study: In a public ceremony held today inside the Great Hall of the Jack K. Williams Administration Building, the Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS) revealed its class of Faculty Fellows for the 2016-17 academic year. TIAS welcomed 10 new Faculty Fellows, each of whom […]

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