Deputy Fire Marshal William Bouse of the Bryan fire department visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about spring safety tips.
District 14 State Representative John Raney of Bryan discussed his bill seeking to keep Blinn revenue generated at the Bryan campus in Brazos county, the House Higher Education Committee meeting with Blinn officials regarding the same bill, and more during his regular update on The Infomaniacs Thursday, March 25. Click below to listen to State Representative John Raney’s […]
Brazos County state senator Charles Schwertner of Georgetown discussed tax relief legislation passed by the Senate, upcoming education bills, and more during his call to The Infomaniacs, Thursday, March 26. Click below to listen to Senator Charles Schwertner’s discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.
For those driving by Central Baptist Church at Highway 30 and Harvey Road Thursday morning, the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) conducted its annual mass emergency disaster simulation. Nicknamed “Disaster Day”, participants included more than 350 students from the TAMHSC College of Nursing, College of Medicine, Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy and School […]
Blinn College is the first community college in the state to sponsor a regional historical association. The Central Texas Historical Association region ranges from Houston to San Antonio, to Junction, to Wichita Falls, to Gainesville and back to Houston. Dr. Kenneth Howell, professor and director of the CTHA, said their mission is to preserve the […]
More Bryan city employees will be looking for tall grass in yards, junk vehicles, and other code enforcement issues. No one on the city council during a Tuesday workshop was opposed to Rafael Pena’s idea of moving away from a complaint-based system. Mike Southerland says code enforcement is the most important job in Bryan […]
Bryan school district superintendent Tommy Wallis has been given a one year contract extension. The unanimous school board action followed a three hour executive session at the end of Monday night’s meeting. Dr. Wallis, who started in July 2011, has a contract that goes through June of 2018. Any potential pay increase is tied to […]
The return to school from spring break meant new traffic challenges around one College Station elementary. The city council at its last meeting imposed a ban on parking, stopping, or people standing by Greens Prairie elementary. Councilwoman Julie Schultz called on those who don’t like parents to contact the school district and not the city. […]
Traffic in the Northgate district Tuesday afternoon and evening was rerouted for four hours. College Station police say that’s after a semi trailer hauling an excavator struck the railroad overpass on Raymond Stotzer approaching Wellborn Road. After the cleanup and an inspection of the railroad bridge and Wellborn Road overpass, traffic was allowed to resume […]
Bryan Mayor Jason Bienski discussed details from a senior advisory committee, ramped up code enforcement, Blinn College expansion plans and pending legislation about funding, and more during his regular appearance on The Infomaniacs, Wednesday, March 25. Click below to listen to Mayor Jason Bienski visit with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.