Somerville Woman Dies In West Bryan Crash

From the Bryan police department’s Facebook page: On June 20, 2016 at approximately 6:30 p.m., officers responded to a collision in the 8500 block of Highway 47 at Health Science Center Parkway. A 2013 Land Rover driven by a 16 year old female from Bryan was traveling southbound in the outside lane. The driver changed […]

Texas Reds Festival Announces Headline Entertainment

Organizers of the 10th Texas Reds Festival in downtown Bryan have announced headline entertainment and a number of new events. The concert lineup includes Ray Wylie Hubbard returning to the festival on Saturday night, September 24th. Grammy winner Rodney Crowell will perform on Sunday afternoon, September 25th. Hubbard and Crowell will be joined by more […]

United Way of the Brazos Valley Packaging & Distributing Baby Bundles

130 volunteers from 20 area companies are packing and delivering 1,000 “baby bundles” Tuesday to local maternity units. United Way of the Brazos Valley president Alison Prince says it is this year’s Day of Action project. The baby bundles includes a developmental book and toy, essentials for newborns, and tips for the parents. Prince says […]

Bryan Man Waiting Three Years For DWI Trial Arrested For Another Traffic Offense

A Bryan man who has not gone to trial on a drunk driving charge three years after he was arrested spent three hours in jail Sunday night on another traffic charge. A motorcycle driven by 30 year old Cody Henley was pulled over on Highway 6 north of Bryan by a DPS trooper, who according […]

Two CS Bank Robbery Suspects Still At Large

The two men arrested shortly after last Thursday’a armed bank robbery in College Station were not the men who went inside. That’s according to arrest reports released since two Houston men were captured after their vehicles were stopped in Navasota by Brazos County deputy constables. One of the two who were arrested told College Station […]

Too Tall Semi Load Shuts Down Rudder Freeway

Update Monday 9:30 p.m. from the TxDOT Bryan district office: Everything except the outside lane of the Briarcrest overpass (Eastbound) over SH 6 will be open by 2 AM. We will work on this damage in the coming days. Original story: A semi hauling an excavator on the Rudder Freeway Monday afternoon struck the Briarcrest […]

TxDOT Hosts Two Public Meetings

The Texas Department of Transportation is hosting two public meetings this month to receive citizen feedback on upcoming projects. The first meeting is Tuesday, June 21, 2016 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm in the Bryan District office, 2591 North Earl Rudder Freeway, Bryan, Texas 77803. The purpose of this meeting is to receive comments on the […]

Fire Call At College Station Private School

College Station firefighters were split between two scenes Sunday during the noon hour. While some were in Bryan helping with an oil tank fire, ten units and 24 firefighters were at a private school on Barron Road. Fire damage at Traditions Montessori School was contained to an attic above the second floor. No exact cause […]

Multiple Fire Departments Put Out Oil Tank Fire In Bryan

The source of thick and black smoke over Bryan Sunday around noon was an oil tank fire behind a nursing home near the Blinn College campus. Fire chief Randy McGregor says no cause has been determined to how the fire started, and no one was injured. The Lampstand nursing home on East 29th, west of […]

Wrong Way Driver Killed In West Bryan Crash

A Bryan woman was killed Sunday morning in a two vehicle crash on Harvey Mitchell Parkway near Villa Maria. Bryan police reported a southbound car was driving in the northbound lanes when it struck a pickup. The driver, 83 year old Toshiko Bessette, died at the scene. The driver of the pickup was taken to […]

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