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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!

Death of Caldwell Man Under Investigation

The death of a Caldwell man is under investigation. A family member found 47 year old Steven Bryant unresponsive on Old Somerville Road Wednesday morning. Police Chief Charles Barnes a cause of death has not been determined. Assisting in the investigation are the Burleson County Sheriff’s Office, the Texas Rangers, EMS and the Department of […]

Bryan Council Interested in Creating Senior Advisory Committee

The Bryan city council is moving ahead with the possible formation of an advisory committee address issues involving residents who are at least 55 years old. Janey Velasquez of the Amigos Del Valle de Brazos senior group was among those asking the council Tuesday night to also create a senior center.   Councilman Mike Southerland […]

Armed Robbery at West Bryan Convenience Store

Authorities are looking for a man accused of an armed robbery early Wednesday morning at the Tigerland Shell convenience store at FM 2818 and Leonard Road in west Bryan. The suspect is described as a black man wearing a dark colored top and light colored pants. The store employee, who was the only person there […]

Tuesday Recap from Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A bill that would ban texting while driving across Texas is headed to the House floor _ but again faces uncertain prospects. Former Gov. Rick Perry had vetoed statewide texting bans in past sessions, calling them a form of government micromanagement. Gov. Greg Abbott said during his campaign that he doesn’t […]

Kevin O’Connor Kommentary March 10

Bryan Police Update

Officer Kelley McKethan of the Bryan police department visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about a recent question raised at the last alumni meeting of the Spanish Citizen’s Police Academy, additions being made to the “Cost of DWI” online video series, those who are being recognized at Thursday’s annual awards banquet, and locations of increased traffic […]

Quick Call to 9-1-1 and a Muddy Yard Helps Capture a Burglary Suspect

More than three inches of rain on Monday was one of the keys to catching a residential burglar Tuesday morning west of Easterwood Airport. Brazos County Sheriff Chris Kirk says seven law enforcement agencies responded to the call on Los Robles Road. The sheriff says a homeowner ran out their front door to a neighbor’s […]

UPDATE: New Texas A&M President’s Base Salary is $1 Million

Tuesday update: New Texas A&M President Michael Young will start May 1st. A&M System Chancellor John Sharp says Young’s five year contract includes a base salary of $1 million a year. Young will also receive an annual housing allowance of $200,000 and after three years will start receiving deferred compensation of $200,000. Young along with […]

97 Year Old Victim Ready to Testify at Trial That Ended in a Plea Agreement

A 97 year old Bryan woman was ready to testify about being the victim of a purse snatching two years ago that resulted in her falling and sustaining a broken hip and a cut to the head. Just before the start of a jury trial this week in Brazos County district court there was a […]

Arrests Includes Unusual Shopliftings & 3rd DWI

Recent shoplifting arrests by College Station police includes apprehending three juveniles accused of taking 60 items from three different stores at Post Oak Mall, The 11, 12, and 13 year olds were charged with organized criminal activity because they collaborated in the commission of a theft. They were arrested for taking a combined 365 dollars […]

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