Man Found Not Guilty By Reason Of Insanity Will Receive Outpatient Mental Health Treatment

A former Texas A&M PhD student from China returned to a Brazos County courtroom this month after he was found not guilty by reason of insanity last August from the stabbing of a College Station emergency room nurse in January 2014. The judge who issued the insanity ruling decided that 26 year old Yuchen Lei […]

Recapping June’s Blinn College Trustees Meeting

Blinn College trustees are the first in line to approve their budget for next year. Trustees approved a budget where state revenue decreased more than $527,323 dollars, tuition revenue from out of district students…most of which is generated in Bryan…is budgeted to increase $691,436 dollars, and general fee revenue from all campuses is budgeted to […]

Congressman Bill Flores on WTAW

Representative Bill Flores of Bryan (R-TX) discussed Rep. Steve Scalise’s health status, how life changes for him and other politicians because of the shooting, Republican election victories, and more during his regular appearance on The Infomaniacs on Wednesday, June 21. Click below to hear Bill Flores visiting with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia. BillFlores062117

Bryan Collegiate High School Entering Its 10th Year

Bryan school board members were reminded at this week’s meeting this will be the 10th year of Bryan Collegiate High School (BCHS). Before the board unanimously approved the annual charter and calendar, principal Christina Richardson reviewed the school’s performance and previewed new support systems for BCHS students.   Richardson then fielded questions from board members […]

Juneteenth Heritage Celebration at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site

Washington on the Brazos State Park invites you to their first ever Juneteenth Heritage Celebration on Saturday, June 24th. Jon Failor, Interpreter Park Ranger, said they wanted to share the unique history and culture of the African American community in the Brazos Valley. The event includes guest speakers, living history demonstrations, and church choir performances. […]

One Of Two Men “Hitting Acid” In The Hospital & The Other In Jail

College Station firefighters arrived at a rescue call during the midnight hour Tuesday hearing a man say “he was going to have to kill someone.” That resulted in the firefighters contacting police, who arrested a College Station man for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. According to the arrest report, three witnesses told police that […]

Three Hours Of Bryan School Board’s Four Hour Meeting Held Behind Closed Doors

Monday night’s Bryan school board meeting lasted four hours. Just over three hours was spent behind closed doors with the board’s lawyer. Some of the time, according to the agenda, was to consider “pending or contemplated legal action or a settlement offer”. Board president Trey Moore and the district’s communications director both refused to say […]

Wednesday Town Hall On Proposed Downtown Bryan Quiet Zone

From Bryan city councilman Reuben Marin: Councilman Reuben Marin (City of Bryan, SMD 1) will host a Town Hall Meeting at St. Teresa Catholic Church 1212 Lucky Street Bryan, TX on Wednesday, June 21st from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The Town Hall Meeting will focus on a potential Downtown Quiet Zone, and a corresponding […]

Update On Bryan City Projects & Local Development

The last Bryan city council meeting included more updates on city projects and local developments. According to city manager Kean Register, the city received a conditional use permit request has been filed to build 11 townhomes at the end of Red Rock Drive, which is off of Villa Maria. Nearby, at 29th and Villa Maria, […]

Texas A&M Announces A New Provost

From Texas A&M University: Dr. Carol A. Fierke, a noted scholar and academic leader from the University of Michigan, has been named provost and executive vice president at Texas A&M University. Following an international search, she was selected from over 140 applicants and will assume her new duties on Oct. 16. “I am exceptionally pleased […]

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