Bryan Police Looking for Taco Stand Robbers

A taco stand on North Bryan Avenue between William Joel Bryan and MLK was the target of an armed robbery Thursday night. Bryan police report two males walked up to San Francisco Taqueria and one displayed a gun and demanded money. The suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of money. No shots were fired and […]

Celebrating College Station Fire Chief Eric Hurt

The City of College Station celebrated Fire Chief Eric Hurt’s career Friday with a reception. Hurt announced his retirement in May after 35 years with the department. He joined CSFD in 1981 and became chief in 2013. June 30th is his last day. Click below to hear comments from Chief Eric Hurt visiting with WTAW’s […]

College Station Update on WTAW

College Station Director of Public Communications Jay Socol and Water Resource Coordinator Jennifer Nations discussed an upcoming water sprinkler series and upcoming events in the city of College Station during their visit on The Infomaniacs on Friday, June 24. Click below to hear Jay Socol and Jennifer Nations visiting with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia. CSupdate062416

Three Men Arrested for Murder

Three Bryan men have been arrested for the murder of a man two months ago. Last week, the case was presented to the Grand Jury and direct indictments were issued for 30 year-old Brandon Reed, 26 year-old Robert Jones and 19 year-old Zaquarius Glover for shooting 26 year-old Luis Enrique Ibarra of Bryan in his apartment […]

Bryan Fire Department Update

Deputy fire marshal William Bouse of the Bryan fire department visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about last Sunday’s oil tank fire and safety reminders with the upcoming July 4th holiday and summer heat.  

Blinn College Receives More T-STEM Scholarship Money

For the fourth time, Blinn College has been given state funding that can provide students the money to pay for two years of education. Spokesman Richard Bray says new, transfer, and current Blinn students can apply for their piece of the nearly $400,000 dollar pie. Bray says the application deadline for the T-STEM scholarship is […]

Bryan Police Investigating Attempted Kidnapping On Church Playground & Pawn Store Armed Robbery

Attempted kidnapping report from Bryan police: On June 23, 2016 at approximately 12:00 p.m. officers responded to the First United Methodist Church located at 506 E. 28th St. for a possible attempted kidnapping that occurred at approximately 11:30 a.m. At this time we know that three children between the ages of 8-10 were playing on […]

U.S. Supreme Court Upholds UT Admissions Program

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The University of Texas admissions program that takes account of race has survived another round at the Supreme Court. The justices on Thursday upheld the Texas program by a 4-3 vote. The university considers race among many factors in admitting the last quarter of incoming freshmen classes. Texas fills most of the […]

Obama Immigration Plan, Challenged By Texas & 25 Other States, Blocked By U.S. Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) _ A tie vote by the Supreme Court is blocking President Barack Obama’s immigration plan that sought to shield millions living in the U.S. illegally from deportation. The justices’ one-sentence opinion on Thursday effectively kills the plan for the duration of Obama’s presidency. A tie vote sets no national precedent but leaves in […]

City of Bryan Update on WTAW

Joey Dunn, Deputy City Manager, Community Services and Lindsey Guindi, Director of Strategic Projects for the City of Bryan discussed Downtown Bryan development and provided an update on city numbers during their visit on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs on Thursday, June 23. Click below to hear Joey Dunn and Lindsey Guindi visiting with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia. JoeyDunnLindseyGuindi062316

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