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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!

College Station City Councilman Karl Mooney on WTAW

College Station city councilman Karl Mooney visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs on Friday, June 17, 2016. Topics included appropriate reserves for third party agencies receiving city money, recent council discussion on ETJ’s (extraterroritial jurisdiction) and MUD’s (municipal utility districts), the possible impact of College Station annexing into the Navasota school district, the […]

State Prison Inmates Returning To Three Flood Damaged Units In Brazoria County

ROSHARON, Texas (AP) _ About 2,400 inmates evacuated last month from Texas prisons near the rain-swollen Brazos (BRAZ’-uhs) River are being returned to their previous lockups. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice on Friday began using buses to haul prisoners back to the Terrell (TER’-uhl) and Stringfellow Units in Rosharon (roh-SHEH’-r’n). Evacuations began May 29 […]

UPDATE: Names Released Of Those Arrested In CS Bank Robbery

Update: College Station police announced Thursday evening the identities of two Houston men accused of the armed robbery earlier in the day of the Commerce National Bank branch on University. 29 year old Andronicus Edison and 33 year old Andre Tippett are each charged with eight counts of aggravated robbery. Bonds for each man on […]

Construction Worker Rescued From Texas A&M System Construction Site

A construction worker at the site of new Texas A&M System Park West student housing complex at George Bush and Penberthy was injured Thursday morning. University police Lt. Allan Baron says the victim was operating equipment that was boring a hole under Penberthy, when the torque from a drill bit that got stuck knocked the […]

Another Armed Robbery At A Bryan Dollar General Store

For the second time in eight days, a Dollar General store in Bryan has been hit by armed robbers after the store closed. Bryan police were called to the DG location on north Texas, north of Highway 21, just after 10:30 Wednesday night. Officers were told three employees who were locking the store were held […]

Texas A&M Organizations Joining Off-Campus Orlando Shooting Candlelight Vigil

Information from Texas A&M: Several Texas A&M University organizations, including the GBLT Resource Center, are joining with several community and professional groups to host a candlelight vigil tonight (Thursday) in remembrance of those who lost their lives at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando. The vigil is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. at Friends Congregational […]

Man Hospitalized After He Was Hit By A Train In College Station

Union Pacific railroad officials say a 25 year old man is fortunate to have survived being hit by a train in College Station early Wednesday morning. UP spokesman Jeff DeGraff says the man was trespassing as he was walking south along the tracks parallel to Wellborn when he was hit near Holleman about 5 a.m. […]

Houston Man Arrested In College Station For Impersonating A Police Officer

College Station police arrest a man after going into a local restaurant multiple times demanding a discount because he was a law enforcement officer. According to online records, 29 year old Foloushayo Michael Gaiusbayode of Houston was released from the Brazos County jail Tuesday night after posting bonds totaling $6,000 dollars. According to College Station […]

UPDATE: FEMA Disaster Recovery Center In Bryan Opens Friday At Noon

Update from the city of Bryan announcing a FEMA disaster recovery center will open Friday at noon: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open a Disaster Recovery Center to assist individuals with property losses from the May 26 severe weather event in obtaining information and filing claims for federal assistance. Along with FEMA, Voluntary […]

Hastings Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

WTAW News note that Hastings has a location in Bryan. The College Station store closed last year. AMARILLO, Texas (AP) – Texas-based Hastings Entertainment Inc. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Company officials say the reorganization filing includes its parent company, Draw Another Circle, and sister brands Movie Stop and SPImages. A statement posted […]

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