Pope Francis Names First Auxiliary Bishop of Austin Diocese

WTAW News note that the area served by the Catholic Diocese of Austin includes Bryan and College Station. AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The Roman Catholic Diocese of Austin has announced the appointment of the Rev. Daniel E. Garcia as its first auxiliary bishop. The diocese announced Wednesday that Pope Francis appointed Garcia to help serve […]

Governor Abbott Announces Board of Regents Appointments

Governor Abbott has announced board of regents appointments to the Texas A&M, University of Texas, and Texas Tech systems. One of three members of the A&M board will continue, subject to Senate confirmation. That’s current chairman Phil Adams of Bryan. Not reappointed were Jim Schwertner of Austin and John White of Houston. The new members […]

State Representative John Raney on WTAW

District 14 State Representative John Raney of Bryan discussed the investigation into the Health and Human Services Commission, proposed Washington programs, and more during his regular update on The Infomaniacs Thursday, January 22. Click below to listen to State Representative John Raney’s discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.

TxDOT Releases 2015 Project List

The Texas Department of Transportation has released a list of 201 highway projects statewide for 2015. Three are located in Brazos County, with a combined value of $6,822,003. One was previously announced, the continuation of Earl Rudder freeway ramp relocations from the FM 158 exit north to Highway 21. Also on the list are maintenance […]

Reveille 1 Painting Recovered

Update courtesy of Texas A&M University: The Texas A&M Police Department (UPD) today returned to the university and its Corps of Cadets a painting of Reveille I, the university’s first mascot, a piece of nostalgia missing for the past 25 years. Prior to the painting’s unveiling, Asst. Chief Mike Johnson of UPD told a crowd […]

CS Mayor Nancy Berry on WTAW

College Station Mayor Nancy Berry discussed the first meeting of a citizens committee on an upcoming city bond election, Thursday’s consideration of changing regulations on oil and gas drilling, and more during her regular appearance on The Infomaniacs, Wednesday, January 21. Click below to listen to Mayor Nancy Berry visit with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.   Click […]

Congressman Bill Flores on WTAW

U.S. Representative Bill Flores (R-TX) of Bryan discussed his perception of the State of the Union, tax reform, Republican priorities, next week’s agenda, and more during his weekly Washington update on The Infomaniacs Wednesday, January 21. Click below to listen to Congressman Bill Flores’ discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.

State Senator Charles Schwertner on WTAW

Brazos County state senator Charles Schwertner of Georgetown discussed Health and Human Services oversight, funding for the Public Integrity Unit, and more during his call to The Infomaniacs, Wednesday, January 21. Click below to listen to Senator Charles Schwertner’s discussion with WTAW’s Scott DeLucia.  

UPDATE: Two CS Police Officers Hurt Apprehending Armed Robbery Suspect

Tuesday evening update: A man accused of two armed robberies in College Station earlier this month was taken into custody Tuesday morning, but not before injuring two College Station officers and jumping from a second floor apartment balcony. 20 year old Jervon Cammorto-Castro is accused of the January 6 holdup at Chipotle in Northgate and […]

Blinn Trustees Award Contract For Bryan Campus Remodeling

Blinn College trustees have hired a familiar contractor to oversee a $4.37 million dollar renovation on the Bryan campus. Approval was given at Tuesday’s meeting to negotiate with Collier Construction, a firm used on projects at the home in campus in Brenham that includes the A.W. Hodde Technical Education Center, the W.J. “Bill” Ranking Agricultural […]

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