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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 County Commissioners Approve New Criminal Justice Software Package

It’s going to take almost five years for Brazos County to get new computer software for the criminal justice departments. County commissioners this week approved a contract with a new provider, Tyler Technologies, for $3,852,282, to replace 15 year old software affecting among other areas the courts and law enforcement. This follows the county’s original […]

Bryan School Board Personnel Decisions

The Bryan school board has a new central office administrator and has brought back an incentive for teachers thinking leaving the district. Last month, Bryan ISD’s human resources director Lee Felder resigned. Filling the position is the principal at the Mary Catherine Harris alternative school. Leroy Morales is in his second year with the district. […]

State Representative John Raney on WTAW

State Representative John Raney visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Thursday, January 15, 2015.

13 Year Prison Sentence For Shoplifting Boots

A Bryan man with 13 prior convictions, mostly for property crimes, is returning to prison after admitting to taking two pairs of designer boots. 39 year old Scott Jones was sentenced to 13 years by a Brazos County district court jury. Assistant District Attorney Kevin Capps says an employee of The Mule Barn at the […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary January 14

West Texas Prison Bus Slides off Overpass and Hits Train

PENWELL, Texas (AP) — The ten people killed in the crash of a prison bus in West Texas include eight prisoners and two guards. Authorities say the bus skidded off an icy highway west of Odessa, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing freight train today. Four prisoners and another guard were injured […]

Bryan Armed Robbery Suspects Caught on Video

Three suspects are being sought in the armed robbery of a neighborhood convenience store in north Bryan. Bryan police shared video from Gueros Grocery at 311 San Jacinto showing three men covering their facesd and wearing hoodies. One of the men displayed a firearm and struck the clerk, who received minor injuries. The suspects ran […]

Changes Coming to “Get to the Grid”

Changes are coming to the free shuttle bus service getting Texas A&M football fans on and off campus. Tim Lomax of the A&M Transportation Institute told the Bryan city council Tuesday that Post Oak Mall has ended its agreement with A&M Transportation Services. That’s after 2,000 to 2,500 vehicles parked each game on a lot […]

Bryan Council Updates Residents on Northside Projects

Residents of Bryan’s north side returned to the city council to ask for improvements. Larry Gilbert was among four speakers at Tuesday’s council meeting. He said he’s been asking for the same things since 2007, including reopening Sadie Thomas pool, improvements at Scurry Park, and repaving Martin Luther King, Jr. Street.   City Manager Kean […]

Bryan Council Debates Police Department

Tuesday’s Bryan city council meeting included an exchange over the performance of the police department. In the end, the council agreed to meet with the police chief on an individual basis. That’s after Mayor Jason Bienski challenged Mike Southerland and Rafael Pena about why they added to the agenda a request to learn how BPD […]

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