CS Council Approves Developer Option Turning Retail Into Housing Space

The owners of an underperforming retail area in College Station are being allowed to have the option of converting the space to apartments. That followed a spirited debate by two members of the city council at its last meeting. Julie Schultz, who voted no, was concerned about the future of the lone business at The […]

Toxicology Report Released on Sandra Bland

HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) _ Two experts say it is likely Sandra Bland had access to marijuana in jail before her death, three days after she was pulled over for a traffic stop. Authorities on Monday released an initial toxicology report for Bland after her July 13 death in the Waller County Jail. The report says […]

First Day to File For City Council & School Board in B/CS

The window has opened for those interested in running for Bryan and College Station city councils and school boards in this November’s election. Most of Monday’s activity, the first day to file, came from the city of Bryan. Councilman Art Hughes can not run for a third term due to term limits. Filing on the […]

Major Improvements Coming to Easterwood Airport

The private fixed based operator (FBO) hired by Texas A&M University to oversee Easterwood Airport recently passed its first anniversary. John Clanton of Astin Aviation, on WTAW’s The Infomaniacs, says they’re in the process of using between $3 and $4 million dollars in grant money from the FAA to improve the terminal, plus another $7 […]

College Station’s Christmas Celebration Returning to Central Park

College Station’s annual Christmas event is returning to Central Park. The city council gave the move a thumbs up at its last meeting. Councilmembers did have questions. Gary Logan of the city’s parks and recreation department addressed Blanche Brick’s concern of having adequate parking.   Julie Schultz was interested in using hotel occupancy tax money […]

Jury Selection Starts in Brazos County Death Penalty Trial

Almost four years has passed since a College Station man was shot and stabbed to death and his wife was stabbed during a burglary at their home on Deacon Drive. Monday is the first day of jury selection in the capital murder trial of 22 year old Gabriel Hall of College Station. The district attorney’s […]

Local Traffic Stops Leads to Arrests

A Bryan policeman stopping a SUV driving at about two in the morning without a working rear license plate light led to the arrests of three people on a variety of drug charges. According to the arrest report, officers seized more than $4,200 dollars in cash, 12 ounces of marijuana, and a small amount of […]

College Station Police Investigate Stabbing, Armed Robbery, & Apartment Burglary

A College Station woman is accused of stabbing her ex-boyfriend early Sunday morning. The victim was treated at a local hospital for a wound to the lower back and released. Officers were told the parties, who live together in the 600 block of West Ridge, were arguing at 3:30 in the morning when the woman […]

Brazos County Democrats Name a New Chair

The Brazos County Democratic Party has a new chair. TC Langford was recently selected to succeed Maggie Charleton, who retired and moved to North Carolina earlier this year. Langford, a 1977 Texas A&M graduate, recently returned to Brazos County to be near family. She spent the last 20 years practicing law in the Dallas area. […]

Who’s Meeting With Houston YMCA Leaders in B/CS

The president and three vice presidents of the Houston YMCA visiting Bryan/College Station Friday came at the invitation of a local group courting the Y to open a branch location. The leader of the steering committee, Karl Mooney, told his colleagues on the College Station city council Thursday night the Y’s next step is deciding […]

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