UPDATE: New Ownership of St. Joseph Health System Finalized

Additional information courtesy of St. Joseph Regional Health Center President Kathy Krusie: The sale of Bryan-based St. Joseph Health System to a national company is being finalized. St. Joseph’s parent company, Sylvania Franciscan Health, will become the 13th division of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) by the end of the year. The president of St. Joseph […]

College Station ISD Update

Chuck Glenewinkel of the College Station school district visits with Bill Oliver about early fall enrollment numbers exceeding expectations, a preview of next Tuesday’s school board meeting, and congratulating this year’s National Merit Scholar semifinalists.  

Corps of Cadets Adjustments For Kyle Field Construction

The leader of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets has been busy responding to social media comments about the first time in 30 years that there are no cannons blasting from inside Kyle Field following Aggie football touchdowns. Commandant General Joe Ramirez has spent the last week responding to posts on his Facebook page after […]

CS Traffic Engineer Troy Rother on WTAW

Traffic engineer Troy Rother with the City of College Station discussed the success of the traffic plan after the first A&M home football game, intelligent traffic signals, and more on The Infomaniacs on Friday, September 12, 2014. Click below to listen to Troy Rother’s full interview with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.

CS Council Approves Banning E-Cigarettes to Minors

The College Station city council has approved banning e-cigarettes to minors. That includes possession and consumption. Before the unanimous vote applying to those under 18, the council voted 4-3 against an amendment that would have restored limitations on adult consumption in public places. That clause was dropped last month following opposition from some businessowners in […]

Guilty Plea in CS Convenience Store Robbery

One of two Bryan men accused of knocking out a convenience store clerk in College Station last October is headed to prison. The Brazos County district attorney’s office says 19 year old Nicholas Troy Bogert II entered a guilty plea to aggravated robbery at the beginning of a jury trial. The jury then spent three […]

Police & Code Maroon Activity

A woman crossing University in Northgate Wednesday night was struck by a pickup. College Station police say the 27 year old from College Station is hospitalized in stable condition. The driver was not hurt. Investigators are still determining whether the pedestrian was in the crosswalk among other circumstances. Alcohol was not a factor. The driver […]

Bryan Fire Department Update

Bryan Deputy Fire Marshal William Bouse visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver today’s fourth 9/11 memorial stair climb, an invitation about the National Night Out kickoff event September 20, and why witnesses to fires need to stay on the scene until firefighters arrive.

Bryan City Councilman Rafael Pena on WTAW

Bryan city councilman Rafael Pena discussed his position on the Atlas development tax incentives, proposed charter amendments, and more with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia on The Infomaniacs, September 11, 2014. Click below to listen to Councilman Rafael Pena’s discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia. Featured image on the home page from the Twitter account of City of Bryan […]

Texas A&M Faculty Senate Sends Emergency Resolution to the Interim President

The Texas A&M University Faculty Senate has sent an emergency resolution to the interim president calling on restoration of vacation benefits to some professors in the College of Engineering. The resolution, which passed unanimously, states in part: “…Faculty Senate calls on interim president Hussey to continue vacation accrual for the 2014-2015 fiscal year for all […]

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