Texas A&M University Interim President Dr. Mark Hussey has announced a public forum for next year’s tuition and fee plans. It will be held Tuesday, October 28, at 2 p.m. in Rudder Tower, room 301. Students, employees, and the public are invited to participate. There will not be a webstream of the forum.
The 88th Bryan/College Station Christmas Parade is now accepting entry forms. Co-chair Penny Zent says the 12 Days of Christmas theme should be a hit. Zent is also excited about the participation of three camels in this year’s parade, who live near Franklin. The entry deadline is Friday, November 14th at 5 p.m. The parade […]
Viewers to newscasts on KBTX have started seeing anchor changes. General Manager Mike Wright says Meredith Stancik is leaving the evening newscasts the week of Thanksgiving for full time motherhood. Wright says Stancik will join Barbara Smith and Crystal Galny as fill-in anchors. And there’s been an internal promotion for the next co-anchor of Brazos […]
Union Pacific representatives met with local officials Thursday about the railroad’s plan to build a second rail line south of Wellborn. U-P spokesman Jeff DeGraff says they’re in the design phase of almost two miles of track (10,000 feet) that will run parallel to the main line. This allows one of two trains approaching each […]
Bryan Deputy Fire Marshal William Bouse visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about Halloween safety tips.
We are still a year away from completing construction of new on and off ramps along the Earl Rudder freeway. The Texas Department of Transportation says the latest phase of the $13 million dollar project is wrapping up. Sometime Friday, new northbound ramps will open between University and Briarcrest. Next Tuesday, the northbound ramps will […]
U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-TX) of Bryan discussed Ebola response by the medical field, transportation funding issues for Texas and the potential for federal assistance, and more during his weekly Washington update on The Infomaniacs, Thursday, October 23. Click below to listen to Congressman Bill Flores’ discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.
Bryan Special Events Coordinator Gwynne Shillings visited with Scott DeLucia to preview upcoming public events in and around Bryan. Click below to listen to the full interview.
The parent teacher organization at Oakwood Intermediate School in College Station has found a sticky way to raise money for technology purchases. Principal Jeff Mann has been persuaded to be stuck to the wall with duct tape during Thursday’s fall festival. PTO member Miranda Crisone says one dollar strips of duct tape go on sale […]
WTAW and the Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce hosted a local candidates forum Wednesday night at the Bush Library. WTAW’s Scott DeLucia presented questions to candidates for the Bryan and College Station city councils and school boards along with candidates for Texas Senate in District 5 and the Texas House in District 14. Click below […]