City of Bryan’s Jayson Barfknecht on WTAW

Update from the city of Bryan: On May 26, 2016, at 4:45 p.m., the City of Bryan Still Creek Wastewater Plant, located at 2828 Quality Park Lane, was significantly impacted when Still Creek overflowed its banks due to intense rainfall and area flooding. Once the floodwater entered the site, it quickly engulfed portions of the […]

Bryan ISD Superintendent Tommy Wallis on WTAW

Bryan ISD Superintendent Tommy Wallis discussed Thursday’s tornado and how it affected the Bryan School District during a visit on The Infomaniacs on May 27. Click below to listen to Superintendent Tommy Wallis’ discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia. TommyWallis052716

Tornado Hits Bryan

Bryan Police officer Jason James explaining where the tornado hit and which areas suffered the most damage. A local disaster declaration has been sent to state officials for assistance following Thursday’s tornado and flooding in Bryan. Late Thursday evening, the Brazos Community Emergency Operations Center announced residents of Wheeler Ridge subdivision, which had the most […]

Tornado Damage At Pack Unit Prison

News release from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice: The Pack Unit in Navasota sustained some damage at approximately 4 p.m. from what appears to be a tornado. All offenders and staff are accounted for and there are no reported injuries. Two pickets at the prison and a building outside of the perimeter fence suffered […]

Weather washes Bombers Opening Weekend; Home opener moved to next Thursday June 2nd

Bryan-College Station, TX (May 26, 2016) – The Brazos Valley Bombers games, against Acadiana Cane Cutters, on Friday, May 27th, and Saturday, May 28th, have been postponed due to weather conditions. The Friday night firework show, sponsored by TEEX, will be moved to August 7th. The children’s Art Show, sponsored by Painting with a Twist, will be moved to […]

Speeding In School Zone Leads To Meth Arrest

A traffic stop in front of Allen Academy after school on Tuesday results in the driver and three passengers going to jail on drug charges. The arrest report from the DPS trooper states clocking the vehicle going 45 in the 35 school zone. The driver was arrested for three warrants from College Station and one […]

UPDATE: Arrests Made in Chase Bank Robberies

Update Three Houston men were arrested in connection to an armed robbery at a Chase Bank in College Station earlier this month. Monday, Houston Police caught Victor Chapman, Devante Hudson and Devin Conrad committing a robbery at a Chevron gas station in Fort Bend County. A vehicle chase resulted in the suspects crashing the car […]

Baylor Football Coach Art Briles to be Terminated; AD Ian McCaw Placed on Probation

May 26, 2016 Board of Regents apologizes to Baylor Nation; Dr. David Garland named interim University President; Ken Starr transitions to role of Chancellor and remains professor at Baylor University Law School; Head Football Coach Art Briles suspended with intent to terminate; Athletic Director Ian McCaw sanctioned and placed on probation; University self-reports to NCAA; […]

Locked Vehicles Prevent Burglaries In Downtown Bryan

News release from Bryan police: On May 24, 2016, The Bryan Police Department received a call from a concerned citizen about an individual who was acting suspicious in Downtown Bryan. An officer contacted the individual minutes later and identified him as a juvenile. At time of the investigation it was determined that no crime had […]

Bryan ISD Construction Update

Four years after the grass turf at Merrill Green stadium was replaced with an artificial surface, it has been removed. Bryan superintendent Tommy Wallis went to his Twitter account Wednesday night to report Astroturf took out a defective turf and is installing a better quality replacement at no charge to the district. The new turf […]

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