News release courtesy of the Texas Department of Public Safety: Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw was joined today by officials from the city of Hearne and Robertson County for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new Hearne DPS Commercial License Office. The office primarily will be dedicated to commercial driver license (CDL) […]
House District 12 representative Kyle Kacal visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Friday, April 10 2015.
On April 23, the College Station city council will consider whether to continue negotiating with Texas A&M to use parking lots at Veterans Park to shuttle football fans to and from Kyle Field. Thursday night, the council heard from a dozen opponents to blocking soccer games for the “Get to the Grid” service. Speakers included […]
Brazos County voters may be able to vote at any location in the county this November. County Clerk Karen McQueen made her first pitch for the voter center idea at Thursday’s College Station city council meeting. The council adopted a resolution supporting the county’s application to establish 25 centers for this November’s election. That number […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Texas lawmakers grilled Uber executives over safety concerns during a hearing for a bill that would set statewide regulations for ride-hailing firms. The bill regulates companies such as Uber and Lyft that use a smartphone app to connect drivers with passengers. No action is expected on the proposal Thursday. With Uber […]
District 5 state senator Charles Schwertner visited with Scott DeLucia on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs Thursday, April 9 2015. Topics included the Texas Senate Transportation Committee’s 5-4 vote on a bill that would not give eminent domain authority to developers of a high speed rail line from Houston to Dallas. Schwertner said he supported Senate […]
Wednesday (April 9, 2015) was the 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Appomattox, where Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered to Union General Ulysses S. Grant. The Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial (BVVM) used the anniversary to unveil and dedicate their Civil War monument. Click below to listen to the dedication program. Brazos Valley […]
Bryan fire department deputy fire marshal William Bouse visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about safe grilling.
WAXAHACHIE, Texas (AP) _ Court records say the chief and assistant chief of a volunteer fire department in a small town south of Dallas knew of a sexual assault at their station, but didn’t report it to authorities and instructed the suspects and victim not to report it. Officials say the fire chief, 31-year-old Gavin […]