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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!

Lane Closures This Weekend On The Freeway To Continue Briarcrest Bridge Repairs

From the TxDOT district office in Bryan: Throughout this weekend, there will be a single lane closures on northbound SH 6. These single lane closures will also necessitate the closure of the entrance ramps from Harvey (SH 30) and University (FM 60) and the exit ramp to FM 158. Crews have been working nightly since […]

Ken Starr Severs All Ties With Baylor

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Former Baylor President Ken Starr is resigning his post as a law school professor, severing ties with the faith-based campus still reeling from a sexual assault scandal. Starr lost his job as president and chancellor in May in a scandal involving the school’s vaunted football team that also ousted coach Art […]

Jailed College Station Man Gets An Arrest Warrant For A Bryan Armed Robbery

A College Station man in jail since July 4th on drug and driving related charges is now accused of armed robbery. Bryan police issued an arrest warrant to 23 year old Trevor Allen as one of two men who held up the Hillcrest Grocery on June 13th. Allen and the other suspect are accused of […]

WTAW & The Zone Extends Texas A&M Athletics Flagship Status Through 2021

News release from Learfield Texas A&M Ventures: Texas A&M University Athletics and its multimedia rights holder, Learfield’s Texas A&M Ventures, announced today an extension with College Station’s own Bryan Broadcasting to remain the Aggies’ flagship radio home for the next five years. Concurrent with the upcoming 2016-17 athletic season, fans can continue to rely on […]

Scott & White Health Plan Is Leaving Obamacare

From the Scott and White Health plan website: What has been announced? Effective in 2017, we will exit the federal health care Marketplace and refine our off-Marketplace plans to reflect the changing market. Scott and White Health Plan (SWHP) will continue to offer selected bronze off-Marketplace HMO individual and family plans, and the Insurance Company […]

Bryan PD Have People Of Interest In Armed Robbery & Hotel Burglary

Bryan police has released surveillance video of two men accused of the August 13th armed robbery at Hillcrest Grocery on South College. If you recognize either of these men you are asked to call BPD at 979-209-5300 or Brazos County Crime Stoppers at 979-775-TIPS. Refer to case #16-0800540.   Bryan police has released a photo […]

Bryan Council To Continue Flood Control Discussion After Flood Victims Call For Action

Bryan flood victims wanting relief from the city council will have to wait longer. The city council at the end of Tuesday night’s meeting decided to hold a workshop next month. That’s after eight public speakers at the beginning of the meeting called for action. Click below to hear the public comments from Tuesday’s council […]

Recap Of College Station School Board Meeting

Tuesday’s College Station school board meeting included unanimous approval of the property tax rates and budget for the 2016-17 school year. The tax rate goes up by three and a third cents next year due to bond issues. The tax rate for maintenance and operations remains the same. Additional information courtesy of CSISD: REGULAR MEETING […]

Caldwell City Employee Dies On The Job

DPS is investigating the death Wednesday morning of a city of Caldwell employee. Trooper Jimmy Morgan says a Caldwell man fell off the side of a garbage truck then was struck by the vehicle. The victim, 65 year old Gary Lambert, was transported to the Caldwell hospital where he was pronounced dead. Statement from DPS […]

Two Drivers Hospitalized Following Crash At Fitch & Barron

From College Station police: On August 17, 2016, at approximately 1600 hours, officers with the College Station Police Department were dispatched to the intersection of William D. Fitch Parkway and Barron Road in reference to a reported major accident. Officers arrived on scene and learned the following: A gray Toyota 4 door car was traveling […]

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