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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!

UPDATE: Three Men Arrested After Manhunt Accused Of Multiple Car Burglaries & One Arrested For Running From A DPS Trooper

Tuesday update: College Station police announced Tuesday the three men are accused of being connected to six vehicle burglaries. One of the three men is also being held for DPS troopers. According to the DPS arrest report, a car driven by 17 year old Felix Ponce almost hit a trooper’s patrol car after running a […]

UPDATE: Arrest Warrant Issued Looking For Shooting Suspect At A Bryan Apartment Complex

Tuesday update: Bryan police has announced an arrest warrant has been issued following a shooting Monday night. 30 year old Justin Keith Byrd of Bryan is accused of shooting a man at the Baker Oaks apartments at 29th and Baker. BPD has not announced what led to the shooting, where the victim remains hospitalized in […]

Navasota Police Announce A Niece Killed Her Uncle

A home health provider discovered the body of a dead Navasota man Monday. The victim, 63 year old Pankie Freeman, was found in his home. According to a news release from Navasota police, 35 year old Romeka Conley was arrested on a murder charge after confessing to killing Freeman. Police chief Justin Leeth says Freeman […]

CS Council Approves Six Land Use Change Requests

The College Station city council at its last meeting approved six land use changes to create more property for future general commercial uses. Five votes were unanimous and most followed little if any discussion. But there was a 4-3 split on creating general commercial on three of 14 acres at the northeast corner of Raintree […]

Brazos Valley Fair & Rodeo Announces Entertainment Lineup

Tickets are now available for the shows at this year’s Brazos Valley Fair & Rodeo. Kevin Fowler is performing on Friday, October 20th; following by Sabrina Carpenter on Saturday, October 21st, and La Energia Norteña on Sunday, October 22nd. Tickets can be purchased online at brazosvalleyfair.com along with additional information about the fair and volunteer […]

CSISD Board President Decides Not To Seek Reelection & First Filing For That Position

The president of the College Station school board the last six years is not seeking re-election. Valerie Jochen, who will be completing her third term, says she is going out on top and it’s time for new leadership. Dr. Jochen says it’s important for her successor to listen and put themselves out of their comfort […]

Beltre Joins the 3,000 Hit Club

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Beltre has gotten his 3,000th career hit, becoming the first player from the Dominican Republic to reach the milestone and 31st major leaguer overall. The 38-year-old Texas Rangers third baseman made history with his double down the left-field line on a 3-0 pitch in the fourth inning Sunday against Baltimore […]

Bystanders Roll Pickup Off Crash Victim

Bryan police thank multiple unknown witnesses to a crash who rolled a pickup off the driver. This was on Villa Maria in front of the municipal golf course. Investigators determined the truck was going at a high rate of speed when it jumped the curb and sidewalk. The truck slammed an oak tree with enough […]

DPS Investigating DWI Arrest That Included Chasing Stolen Patrol Vehicle And Gunfire

From the Bryan DPS office: At approximately 9:20 p.m. yesterday (Friday July 29, 2017), a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper arrested a driver for driving while intoxicated after investigating a traffic crash on Old San Antonio Road, near the Madison County line. After the arrest, the driver slipped her handcuffed hands from her […]

Missing Woman In Sam Houston Forest Found Dead

From the Montgomery County sheriff’s office: It is with a heavy heart that we inform you that the body of Theresa Kirkpatrick was found this morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends during this difficult time. Theresa was found deceased in the search area and our Detectives are on scene as […]

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