West Campus Project Includes Teaching Garden, Amphitheater Inspired by Former Grove

Spring has sprung on part of Texas A&M’s West Campus set aside in 1998 by the Board of Regents. Wildflowers planted by Wildseed Farms last year at the corner of Discovery Drive and John Kimbrough Boulevard were part of the 45-acre Gardens and Greenway Project to restore White Creek. Project Coordinator Dr. Doug Welsh said […]

Brazos County Commission Creates Medical Director Position

Brazos County Commissioners at this week’s meeting approved creating the position of Medical Director. County Judge Duane Peters says this person will replace a third-party provider of health care services for jail inmates and will be in charge of a future employee health clinic. The budget for this position is $155,300. Peters says the goal […]

Another Reminder to Lock Your Vehicles!

The Brazos County Sheriffs Office is again asking those living outside city limits to lock their vehicles. Chief Deputy Jim Stewart says 13 burglary reports came in on Monday. The latest victims were along Chick Lane near west Bryan and near east Bryan on Old Reliance, Gemstone Drive, and Vintage Hills Drive. Stewart says thieves […]

CS Mayor Nancy Berry on WTAW

College Station Mayor Nancy Berry discussed the natatorium feasibility study, additional CVB funds, rental registration, and more during her regular appearance on The Infomaniacs, Wednesday, April 16. Click below to listen to Mayor Nancy Berry visit with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.

Congressman Bill Flores on WTAW

U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-TX) of Bryan discussed the passage of the latest House budget, Keystone XL prospects, possible legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act, and more during his weekly Washington update on The Infomaniacs, Wednesday, April 16. Click below to listen to Congressman Bill Flores’ discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.

Northgate Farmers Market Debuts Thursday

Thursday afternoon marks the opening of a farmers market in Northgate. Sponsored by the Howdy Farm student group at Texas A&M, spokeswoman Jessica Newman says it’s part of a $45,000 fundraising effort to expand and add features to their sustainable farm on west campus. Newman says 10 to 15 vendors will sell local produce and […]

Bryan Police Update

Officer Kelley McKethan of the Bryan Police Department visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about the Chaplain Corps annual Blue Bunny Easter Egg hunt Saturday morning from 10-11 at the Stephen F. Austin Middle School football field, motorists paying additional attention during the Easter holiday, the continuing search for a 17 year old accused of a […]

Maroon Bluebonnets Being Removed from UT Campus

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Officials at the University of Texas in Austin say they intend to pluck the maroon bluebonnets that have mysteriously appeared in the shadow of the UT Tower. It’s believed that Texas A&M pranksters at some point planted the seeds for a variant of bluebonnet known as Alamo Fire, which is a […]

Record Cold Morning in College Station

Tuesday was a record cold morning in College Station. According to hourly readings from the National Weather Service, it was 37 degrees shortly before 7 a.m. at Easterwood Airport. That breaks the previous low temperature for April 15 of 38, set in 1928. Wednesday’s forecast predicts a low of 37, which is near the record […]

CS Council Supports Rental Registration Regulations

There’s no opposition among members of the College Station city council to change regulations on rental housing. No date has been set to take a vote on proposals developed over the last three months with input from neighborhood residents and the owners of rental properties. The proposal calls for fines up to $2,000 for having […]

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