U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-TX) of Bryan discusses options for trying to improve Obamacare, the farm bill, and President Obama’s speech tactics, among other topics, during his weekly Washington update on The Infomaniacs, Wednesday, 4 December. Click below to listen to Congressman Bill Flores’ discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.
HOUSTON (AP) _ The Lyndon B. Johnson Foundation has given former President George H.W. Bush an award for his public service and government career. Bush was given the LBJ Liberty and Justice for All Award Tuesday at his Houston office. The foundation said in a written statement that Bush personifies his fellow Texan president’s vision […]
Officer Kelley McKethan of the Bryan Police Department visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver about upcoming community events involving BPD, tips for safe shopping, a recent arrest from an incident last March, and locations of increased traffic enforcement.
4:30 p.m. update, courtesy of the Texas A&M University System: Officials confirmed that at approximately 11:25 a.m. today Angel Garcia, an employee of Lindamood Demolition, fell from the fourth level of the north end of Kyle Field on the campus of Texas A&M University. He was immediately transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Health Center in […]
Bryan school district officials will try again to sell the former Carver school building and vacant land off of West Martin Luther King Junior Drive. Board of Trustees president Doug Wunneburger says the proposed buyer backed out following a misunderstanding on the price. Wunneburger is optimistic the property will be sold. The building was supposed […]
Most registered voters in Brazos County can expect a tangerine colored card to be arriving in the mail. Voter Registrar Kristy Roe says more than 81,000 have been shipped. But another 8,000 won’t get their new cards due to a variety of factors. Voters should check the new card for accuracy. Corrections can be made […]
A Fortune 500 technology company is in the process of moving its leadership from New Jersey to College Station. Corporate officials of Cognizant were welcomed to town Monday morning by Governor Perry, Congressman Bill Flores, and A&M System Chancellor John Sharp. Cognizant President Gordon Coburn says they are working to receive state economic development incentives. […]
Officials at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan have announced building a new emergency and trauma center. The more than $20 million dollar center will be located just south of the bed tower and will double the size of the current emergency department. Construction will start in spring 2014 and be open in mid […]
News release courtesy the City of Bryan: Former Bryan Mayor Lonnie Stabler passed away this morning following a brief illness. Mayor Stabler served as the City of Bryan’s Mayor from May 1995 until May 2001, completing two three-year terms as Mayor, following service as a Bryan City Councilmember from May 1991 until May 1995. The […]
The northbound freeway in College Station was closed for the better part of two hours Monday morning between Greens Prairie and Rock Prairie roads due to a rollover crash. Police learned the driver of a pickup hauling a trailer loaded with mulch was trying to slow down when the trailer became unstable. The truck and […]